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Research scientist Harmadeep Kaur demonstrates part of microwave extraction at Radient Technologies.  

Company expects big things from microwaving biomass

Radient Technologies uses patented microwave technology to extract 
high-value components from flax, rosemary, and other crops

The Alberta advantage isn’t just about oil. For Radient Technologies, it means better access to funding, nearby sources of agricultural biomass, and joining a developed sector of bio-based companies. Founded in Toronto in 2001, the now Edmonton-based company has developed a new, faster way to extract high-value natural compounds from plant biomasses. Using a microwave-assisted […] Read more