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Development of sustainable textiles against bugs
ID: 606517
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
The aim of this project is to create textiles capable of providing the user with protection in front of bugs such as ticks and bedbugs. On the one hand, ticks are important vectors of human and animal diseases, besides causing hurts and irritant bites. Currently, these diseas...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 110634
Last updated on: 2017-04-24
Integrated water treatment in a one-stage oxidative-adsorptive process to degrade and remove harmful substances
ID: 606216
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Current costs for industrial wastewater treatment in Europe are already an economic burden and are expected to rise. With 4.5 billion Euros spent each year this is restricting the growth of the European production sector, especially in water scarce areas where there is a pres...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 109495
Last updated on: 2017-04-24
Towards off flavour free finfish aquaculture
ID: 604956
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2015-11-30
Off flavour is the presence of undesired sensory properties in food items. Most common in aquaculture products are earthy-musty off flavours caused by the presence of geosmin and 2-methyl-iso-borneol (MIB) in fish tissues. Off flavour is associated to land-based aquaculture p...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 109970
Last updated on: 2017-04-24
Durable biofilm-restraining surfaces and cleaning procedures for the food processing industry
ID: 606643
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
Efficient and safe food production is a prerequisite for building a society capable of feeding the growing population. With the world population growing at extraordinary rates and the consequent repercussions in the dietary and consumption habits, it is estimated that food pr...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 110464
Last updated on: 2017-03-22
Development of a titanium dental implant with superior antibacterial properties
ID: 606624
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2016-01-31
Infections associated with dental implants may cause peri-implantitis often resulting in implant loss and impaired function. Recent studies show an alarming increase in the incidence of the infections, while on the other hand the efficacy of the prevailing treatment method is...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 111600
Last updated on: 2017-03-22
Novel automatic and stand-alone integrated pest management tool for remote count and bioacoustic  identification of the Olive Fly (Bactrocera oleae) in the field
ID: 605073
Start date: 2014-09-01, End date: 2017-12-31
ENTOMATIC addresses a major problem faced by EU Associations of Olive growing SMEs: the Olive fruit fly (Bactrocera oleae). This insect pest causes yearly economical losses estimated to be almost €600/ha. ENTOMATIC aims to develop a novel stand-alone field monitoring system c...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 191351
Last updated on: 2017-03-06
Continuous monitoring of the structural condition of the tower and supporting structure of floating and static offshore wind turbines
ID: 605013
Start date: 2014-03-01, End date: 2017-10-31
There is a growing interest in monitoring techniques and systems which can provide information about the condition of a wind turbine support structure, owing to a number of operational factors which have become apparent as increased numbers of turbine installations are experi...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 185460
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
A novel technology for producing bio-based synthetic textile fibres from biomass-derived furanic monomers
ID: 298619
Start date: 2013-03-01, End date: 2016-02-29
European Chemicals Industry supplies European Textile & Clothing industry with textile fibres, 75% of which are synthetic (polyester, elastane, nylon). The European Biomass Industry needs to gain market share to the petrochemical industry as supplier of sustainable biomateria...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 107422
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
Development of a passive location and identification sonar tag for assisting in the laying, installation and long term monitoring of subsea cables and pipelines
ID: 605088
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-06-30
Expansion of offshore oil & gas fields is inevitable. This will require significant investment in new pipelines to bring the resource onshore. 10,000km of pipelines form part of the oil & gas infrastructure in the North Sea. Combined with the huge growth in the installation o...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 110740
Last updated on: 2017-02-21
Development of a new sustainable, long term solution, complying with IPM standards and the future EU Directive of sustainable use of pesticides, for the pear postharvest sector
ID: 604733
Start date: 2014-07-01, End date: 2017-06-30
Pears rank third among the most important tree fruits grown in the world and fourth among all fruits for which statistics are available. Pears are a highly perishable, seasonal product, they need to be picked up before maturation and should undergo through a postharvest treat...
Programme: FP7-SME
Record Number: 188518
Last updated on: 2017-02-21
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