Projects

Circular Flooring
Full Title: New products from waste PVC flooring and safe end-of-life treatment of plasticisers
Aim:

Circular Flooring aims to further develop and upscale the patented CreaSolv® Recycling Process that constitutes an exquisite, sustainable way of recycling post-consumer PVC floor coverings.

Concept:
It is an innovative technology to separate specific phthalate plasticizers from the PVC and transform them into substances, which are compliant with the European REACH regulation. At the end of the...
Start date:
01/06/2019
End date:
31/05/2023
CREAToR
Full Title: Collect, Purify, Reuse
Aim:

CREAToR focused on process development and demonstration to remove hazardous, already banned bromine- containing flame-retardants from waste streams using continuous purification technologies. It ...

Concept:
The project will implement ways to collect secondary raw materials, identify the presence of hazardous flame retardants, remove these contaminants from the materials and finally reuse the materials,...
Start date:
01/06/2019
End date:
30/11/2022
NONTOX
Full Title: Removing hazardous substances to increase recycling rates of WEEE, ELV and CDW plastics
Aim:

The overall objective of NONTOX is to increase the recycling rates of plastics waste containing hazardous substances by developing and optimising recycling processes to produce safe and high...

Concept:
NONTOX project is a combination of multiple recycling technologies. The project has eight workpackages, each focusing on unique parts of the NONTOX value chain beginning right from gathering the...
Start date:
01/06/2019
End date:
31/05/2022
PLAST2bCLEANED
Full Title: Plastics to be sorted and separated to develop a human and enviromental safe recycling process
Aim:

The overall aim of PLAST2bCLEANED is to develop a human and environmental safe recycling process for Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) plastics in a technically feasible and...

Concept:
The impacts are: the increased purity and/or desirable quality of secondary raw materials, the Increased recycling rate for secondary materials and reduced landill and incineration of wastes,...
Start date:
01/06/2019
End date:
31/05/2023