The Department of Economic Development and Infrastructure of the Basque Government —Directorate of Food Quality and Industries— by means of the Resolution of 16 March 2018, of the Director of Food Quality and Industries has decided to grant the company CLEANWOOD TECHNOLOGY S.L., aid within the framework of the financial support programme in the form of loan guarantees for the amount of 1,000,000 euros to carry out the project RFCLEANWOOD in the construction of their ZEROB machines for the sterilisation of oak barrels used for wine-making.

On 8 May 2018, in compliance with the Resolution of 16 March 2018, the Director of Food Quality and Industries of the Basque Government, the trading company CLEANWOOD TECHNOLOGY S.L signed loans with the financial entities LABORAL KUTXA and INSTITUTO VASCO DE FINANZAS respectively for the amount of 500,000 euros each, for the development of the RFCLEANWOOD project. Said financial operation has been partially guaranteed by ELKARGI SGL.