Projects

CIRC-PACK
Full Title: Towards circular economy in the plastic packaging value chain
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CIRC-PACK project aims at more sustainable, efficient, competitive, less fossil fuel dependence, integrated and interconnected plastic packaging value chain. To this end, three case studies will...

Start date:
1 June, 2017
Ecobulk
Full Title: Circular Process for Eco-Designed Bulky Products and Internal Car Parts
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ECOBULK through a large scale demonstration effort will contribute to “closing the loop” of composite products in the automotive, furniture and building sectors by promoting greater re-use, upgrade,...
Start date:
1 June, 2017
FiberEUse
Full Title: Large scale demonstration of new circular economy value-chains based on the reuse of end-of-life fiber reinforced composites
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Glass and carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites (GFRP and CFRP) are increasingly used as structural materials in many manufacturing sectors like transport, constructions and energy due to...

Start date:
1 June, 2017
PAPERCHAIN
Full Title: New market niches for the Pulp and Paper Industry waste based on circular economy approaches
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Europe is the second world producer of pulp and paper, manufacturing 130 million tonnes in 2014 and representing 23% of world production. The EU pulp and paper manufacturing and converting industries...
Start date:
1 June, 2017
PlastiCircle
Full Title: Improvement of the plastic packaging waste chain from a circular economy approach
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Start date:
1 June, 2017
PolyCE
Full Title: Post-Consumer High-tech Recycled Polymers for a Circular Economy
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Various activities address the WEEE value chain in order to reduce waste generation and enhance the sustainable resource management through use of recycled materials instead of their virgin...
Start date:
1 June, 2017
Systemic
Full Title: Systemic large scale eco-innovation to advance circular economy and mineral recovery from organic waste in Europe
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SYSTEMIC will reach a break-through to re-enter recovered nutrients from organic waste into the production cycle. Consequently, this will offer solutions for pressing environmental issues and to...
Start date:
1 June, 2017
ZERO-BRINE
Full Title: Re-designing the value and supply chain of water and minerals: a circular economy approach for the recovery of resources from saline impaired effluent (brine) generated by process industries
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Start date:
1 June, 2017