Remanence – Recycling of magnets
REMANENCE – Recycling of rare earth elements from permanent magnets in electronic waste
The future’s potentially limited access to rare earth elements has been debated a great deal over the last years. In order to address this challenge an international consortium has been assembled and given the task of developing new solutions for recycling.
REMANENCE is an ambitious project that aims to increase the amount of rare earth elements recycled from waste flows throughout Europe. In the project, which is financed by EU’s seventh framework program, industry and academia are collaborating to develop innovative technology, business models and market information which is necessary to take advantage of the valuable and rare earth elements, and to decrease the dependency of primary raw materials.
PLA bio-based plastics from secondary raw materials
The purpose of this project is to develop a techno-economically viable production route for PLA, Polylactic acid, from second generation raw materials such as side streams from the…
In this project we place the users of the product pass and their needs in the centre. The aim is to increase the insight regarding what product information that is relevant, for th…