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XiliNat is a biotechnological startup that solves environmental, health and economic issues by buying corn residues from farmers to tranform them into xylitol, a natural sugar substitute that tastes identically to sugar, is ideal for diabetics, is low in calories and protects teeth against cavities.
Last year the MIT recognized us as one of the top 35 projects that is changing the world.
We solve environmental, health and economic issues by transforming agricultural wastes into a sweetener with beneficial for human health.

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