Implementation of an innovative protocol for the valorisation of

extravirgin olive oil

Financed by funds of the European Territorial Cooperation Programme Greece – Italy 2007/2013 , the

INNOVOIL Project has as a goal to achieve in collaboration with farms and mills and Greek Apulian

, an innovative protocol for efficient use extra virgin olive oil . Partners of the project are

the Italian Laser Center Scrl Valenzano (Lead partner ) and the Special Companies of the Chamber of

Commerce of Bari AICAI and SAMER . The team is represented by the Greek ETANAM Development , Regional

Unit of Thespotia , the Municipality of Parga and the Regional Unit of Corfu.

The innovative protocol that INNOVOIL aims to achieve , see preliminary analysis

activities such as extra virgin olive oil , soil , leaves and olives protagonists of production. The

companies participating in the project , will be able to enjoy free of the laboratory tests mentioned

above. It will also be the subject of thorough survey of consumers in order to infer preferences on the

packaging of the product. The output of the study will be aimed at the creation of a new type of

packaging in addition to responding to the appeal of the consumer, may be functional for optimal

preservation of extra virgin olive oil.

LASERINN (Lead Partner)

A.I.C.A.I. – Azienda Speciale della Camera di Commercio di Bari

SAMER – Servizio Analisi Chimico-Merceologiche

ETANAM – Agenzia di Sviluppo del Sud Epiro

Municipalità di Parga

Unità Regionale di Thesprotia

Unità Regionale di Corfù