Projects

Carbon4PUR
Full Title: Turning industrial waste gases (mixed CO/CO2 streams) into intermediates for polyurethane plastics for rigid foams/building insulation and coatings
Aim:

The EU process industry needs to become less dependent of fossils as source of carbon, and – at the same time – to reduce the greenhouse effect by decarbonizing the economy. Carbon4PUR will tackle...

Concept:
The industrially driven, multidisciplinary consortium aims at achieving the goals of the EU Horizon 2020-SPIRE-8-2017 call by focusing on the development and demonstration of a new flexible...
Start date:
01/10/2017
End date:
30/09/2020
ICO2CHEM
Full Title: From industrial CO2 streams to added value Fischer-Tropsch chemicals
Aim:

The aim of the ICO2CHEM project is indeed to develop a new production concept for converting waste CO2 to value added chemicals. The focus is the production of white oils and high...

Start date:
01/10/2017
End date:
30/09/2021
RECODE
Full Title: Recycling carbon dioxide in the cement industry to produce added-value additives: a step towards a CO2 circular economy
Aim:

The objective of RECODE is to make cement industry able to contribute to at least 20% reduction of CO2 emissions in the medium to long term. CO2 present in the flue gases of cement industry will...

Concept:
RECODE will develop a prototype using ionic liquid absorbers for CO2 recovery integrated in an industrial plant for cement production. The CO2 will be downstream to conversion units that will produce...
Start date:
01/08/2017
End date:
31/07/2021