CORK, Ireland — A new Insight Report from BlueTech Research reports “exciting market opportunities” for the wastewater and water industries following advanced biotechnology breakthroughs, according to a press release.

Biochemistry and microbiology innovations have permitted the biotechnology sector, estimated to be worth more than $400 billion, to deliver significant advances in food production, medicine and bioprocessing, stated the release.

The release reported that microbiological and biochemical progress allows a growing number of processes to be implemented in the wastewater and water sectors.

Topics covered in the BlueTech Research Insight Report include: Short-cut nitrification for nutrient removal, aquaporins, microbial encapsulation, production of bioplastics from wastewater, symbiosis for drought-resilient crops and more, noted the release.

You can find the entire release here.