ZERO BRINE

Project summary:

Project 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 — ZERO BRINE”
Starting date: 01/06/2017
Duration: 48 months
Budget: € 9,992,209.11

BRINE-MINING

Project summary:

Project title: Applying circular economy solutions in industrial wastewater management: request of SME Associate to develop the necessary energy simulation tools for recovery of waste heat from industrial operations
Starting date: 01/09/2017
Duration: 12 months
Budget82,000
EC contribution: 100%

 

Work packages

  • WP1: Simulation of the innovative brine management process (duration: 5 months, September 2017 – January 2018)
  • WP2: Simulation of industrial unit operations generating waste heat & Integration with the block simulating the innovative brine treatment process (Duration: 7 months, November 2017 – May 2018)
  • WP3: Exploitation of project results – Pitching the idea in front of end-users, private investors – Submission of EU proposals (Duration: 5 months, April 2018 – August 2018)