40 rue washington, 1050, Brussels, Belgium
email :
Phone: + 32 2626 29 01  

 Useful contacts:

Patrizia Restani 


Dipartimento di scienze farmacologiche e biomolecolari, University of Milan, Italy
Phone: + 39 02503 18274

Patrizia is professor of food chemistry at the University of Milan (IT). She coordinated PlantLIBRA focusing on the scientific work and ensured dissemination of scientific results. She is responsible for scientific questions. 


Luca Bucchini 

lucaHylobates Consulting srl, Roma, Italy
Phone: +39 0698 9396 28

Luca is Managing Director at Hylobates Consulting, Rome. As PlantLIBRA’s project manager, with EuroFIR, he is made sure the outputs and activities of the project were available to stakeholders. Please contact Luca or EuroFIR for any practical or service-related questions.


Jenny Plumb (database manager)

Jenny PlumbInstitute of Food Research, Norwich Research Park, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Phone: +44-1603-255325  

Jenny is Bioactives Database Manager at Food Databanks National Capability at the Institute of Food Research (UK). She has led the team of researchers who developed ePlantLIBRA. Please contact Jenny for scientific questions related to ePLantLIBRA.



EuroFIR AISBL would also like to acknowledge the contributions of the following in delivering and maintaining ePlantLIBRA: 

  • Jackie Lyons (, University College Cork (IE): Beneficials effects section of ePlantLIBRA
  • Karin Nørby (, Danish Technical University: Adverse effects section of ePlantLIBRA 
  • Erik Nørby, Polytec (DK), database design