Highly qualified employment in companies - Hiring Highly Qualified Human Resources (PME or CoLAB) - CENTRO-59-2018-23

StartUp Zero is an innovation and entrepreneurship project focused on the transition to the circular economy that combines the acceleration of circular business models by design to create market value, with the empowerment of consumers starting with young people from the 3rd cycle onwards.

BeirInov proposes to ensure sustainability in the value chain of stuffed products, including smoked and cooked, from the Serra da Estrela region. This combines two aspects of sustainability, in the product (elimination of chemical preservatives) and in the packaging (100% recyclable film).

Development of a new bio-PLA extrusion equipment, with simultaneous injection of bioactive compounds, in a modular way, for the production of flexible single and multilayer biofunctional films for food packaging.


CECOLAB develops market-oriented innovation activities, focusing on the development of new products, processes and services, aiming to:

Become an international reference for the knowledge development and for the implementation of solutions in the circular economy sector

Place products and services on the market that increase the efficiency of mass and energy flows in the focus innovation chains

Increase synergies between different entities (industrial symbiosis) and increase the network cooperation to gain international competitiveness


CECOLAB plays a leading and accelerating role in the development and transfer of knowledge and technologies to the market, Investors can count on an institution dedicated to the development of innovative products and services to face the challenges and drive the transition from a Linear Economy to a Circular Economy. Investing in innovation for the Circular Economy means investing in the future of Society and the Planet. CECOLAB has a department dedicated to investor relations.