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VUB B-PHOT present at Milan EXPO 2015

VUB B-PHOTLast Friday 1 May, the Milano’s World Fair 2015 opened its doors to the public. The ‘EXPO 2015’ will last till 31 October and explores the theme ‘Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life’. VUB B-PHOT grasps the unique opportunity of the Wolrd Fair and the ‘International Year of Light 2015’ to showcase the enabling power of light and the impact of light technologies on food-sorting, food-safety and health.

The experts of the Brussels Photonics Research Lab will present some of their remarkable real-world cases. These include B-PHOT’s cutting-edge contributions to TOMRA ’s food sorting machines and B-PHOT’s polymer lab-on-chip technology for controlling the quality of honey, the authentication of olive oils, and the safety of drinking water.

The EXPO 2015 site covers 110 hectares and is expected to attract more than 20 million visitors.

You can catch a glimpse of the impact of B-PHOT’s light-based technologies here: