Ecotrophelia UK - Enter the Dragons Den!

ECOTROPHELIA UK is the national competition for the creation of eco-innovative food products.  The winning UK team goes on to represent the UK at the European final and in 2017 went on to secure the silver award.  The competition is organised jointly by the Institute of Food Science & Technology and Campden BRI. 

The competition is open to teams of students registered at a university or other establishment of scientific/technical higher education.  Ideally teams should be made up of between 4 and 6 students, but may have a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 10.  Only students who are 35 years or under on the day of the UK competition are eligible.  Interested in taking part? 


Enter the 2019 UK Competition


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  The Yasai Caulirice team from Reading University won the 2017 UK Ecotrophelia competition and took silver at the European finals. Click below to explore their journey from initial concept to the Paris finals.

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