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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

Deliverables

Report on LCA and LCC results of case studies and technologies involved in the ZERO BRINE project

This report is a complement to report 72 where technical aspects are taken up This report includes the environmental lifecycle assessment and economic lifecycle costs aspects for the three demonstrations

Report on the unified approach of the environmental and economic assessments

The report will describe the unified approach chosen in the project for the LCA and LCC work It will facilitate the work within the project This report is internal

Proceedings from final conference

The 2day final conference will be held at TU Delft in the AULA conference center involving an initial target of 500 participants from the ZERO BRINE stakeholder groups including universities associations and media and field visits to EVIDES sites in the Botlek area in Rotterdam Port

Waste heat recovery opportunities in the precipitated silica industry

This deliverable include results from Task 4.2. Technical, economic and environmental assessment of the most promising WHRS alternative to be implemented in the silica industry.

Report on the application of the Online Brine Platform-case study: Netherlands

This report will include the results from Task 6.2

Quality standards

This report will include quality standards for salt reuse in different applicationsendmarkets

Report on the results from the simulations using PHREEQC

This deliverable includes the results from Sub-Task 2.1.1. Presentation of the PHREEQC model simulation results of the chemical processes that will take place in the selected process units. PHREEQC is a computer program designed to carry out a wide variety of aqueous chemical reactions. The simulation results will be used to fine-tune the process flow diagrams.

Policy Brief and Reports: advancing the ZERO BRINE process and demo projects

This deliverable will include 4 media kits including folders with factsheetsinfographicsinterviewsphotos plus 4 short promo videos and photo essays both postproduction will be created for journalistic and educational use 1 core policy brief on how desalination works and the added value of the ZERO BRINE process will be distributed both in print 5000 copies and digitally via the respectively communication channels

Report on policy review and assessment / suggestions for BREF update

This report will include a mapping of relevant legislation as well as recommendation for the update of relevant BREFs

Communication Strategy (including stakeholder analysis

Communication Strategy including stakeholder analysis update at least yearly M3 M12 M24 M36 This deliverable will include the results of Task 101 where the communication strategy will be developed This is an internal document that will serve to give Communication Guidelines to involve the consortium partners in optimizing their outreach potential within their respective networks This will be measured in the engagement of the ZERO BRINE ambassadors assigned by each partner to coordinate the communication activities of the project and by the numbers of members of the LinkedIn group as well as an annual impact report by Revolve including figures from website traffic and media coverage of the field visits to pilot projects and final conference

Innovative technologies for recovering compounds in the precipitated silica industry

This deliverable will include results from task 4.1. Results from the bench-scale experiments focused on the evaluation of different technologies: EDBP for NaOH and H2SO4 recovery; NF for waste stream concentration followed by EFC or Evaporation.

Report on field Visits to Pilot Projects

This report will include the results of subtask 1061 There are 4 field visits envisioned i EVIDES sites in the Botlek area Netherlands ii Coal mine drainage treatment Poland iii IQE chemical site Spain iv ZORLU textile site Turkey Each field visit will comprise 610 local journalists and representatives from European outlets such as EurActiv EUObserver Guardian Horizon Magazine Europes World and others to be determined with consortium partners

Report on replication studies / Roadmap for replicability

This deliverable will include the results of subtask 823 where 5 replication case studies will be examined

Report on physicochemical analyses on the wastewater compositions

This deliverable includes the results from Sub-Task 2.1.1. and 2.1.2. Presentation and discussion of the physicochemical lab analysis of the concentrate streams of EVIDES water treatment plants I and II. Sample collection and analysis will be carried out by the water lab of TUDelft and the period will cover a long enough period to account for seasonal variations.

Report on the LCSA results

This report will include the results from the LCSA analysis conducted in subtask 711

Report on capacity building events

This report will include the results of Task 106 including the minutes and material from the events organized namely site visits to the 4 demonstration sites 7 training sessions 2 social acceptance workshops and 4 educational activities

Wastewater and solution provider knowledge models, correlations and interlinks

This deliverable will include the results from 6.1.1

Report on the bench-scale tests using equipment from the BEC

This deliverable includes the results from Task 2.1.1 and 2.1.2. Presentation of the results of the bench scale tests based on equipment of the Brine Excellence Centre, i.e. units for membrane filtration, membrane crystallization, evaporation, ion-exchange, freeze crystallization. The results will be used to determine relevant process parameters and to optimize conditions related to the presence of silica in the RO concentrate, with the ultimate purpose to fine-tune the process flow diagrams and finalize the selection of components for the demo plant.

Report on the evaluation of the results from the demonstration activities

The evaluation of the case studies includes technical economic and environmental aspects This report includes the technical aspects of the evaluation of the three case studies

Regeneration and performance of reverse osmosis membranes from desalination plants

This deliverable will include results from task 4.1.4. Optimization of the optimal regeneration conditions to obtain a tailor-made membrane specific for the treatment of IQE wastewater.

Characterization of wastewater produced in the production process of precipitated silica

This deliverable will include results from sub-task 4.1.1, where the wastewater from the end-user (IQE) will be monitored

Report on environmental impacts from brine discharge

This report will include the results of subtask 922 where the environmental impacts associated with brine discharge will be assessed

Report on results from stakeholder consultation events

This report will include the results from Task 102 where 3 stakeholder consultation events will be realized

Report on systems tools for analysis, feedback and interface

This deliverable will include the results from sub-task 6.1.2

Report on the circular business model suggested for the large scale demonstration in Rotterdam Port

This deliverable will include the results of Task 81 laying down a circular economy business model for the large scale demonstration in EVIDES plant in Rotterdam Port

Preliminary LCA/LCC results

This report is a complement to report 7.2 where technical aspects are taken up. This report includes the environmental (life-cycle assessment) and economic (life-cycle costs) aspects for the three demonstrations.

Report on the operation& optimization of the pilot system for the treatment of textile effluents

The results obtained from running of the pilot system input and output characteristics including energy chemicals etc modification attempts to optimize efficiency both qualitative and quantity manner overall assessment of the system relevant appraisals with state of the art and other approaches as well as recommendations for further activities are intended to be summarized

Report containing the Feasibility Studies for full-scale implementation

Report containing the Feasibility Studies for fullscale implementation of the proposed ZERO BRINE systems at the case studies examined 3 Feasibility studies in total M47 Based on the evaluation of the demonstration activities a feasibility study for fullscale implementation for each case will be performed This report includes the results of the feasibility studies

Report on the operation and optimization process

This deliverable includes the results from Task 23 Description of the startup and actual operation and optimization of the two demo plants and compilation of the operating and maintenance manual including drawings and detailed instructions

Report on selection of demonstrated technologies and possible verification

The report will describe the criteria and the result of the selection of technologies for Environmental Technology Verification The Verification as such is not included as this is documented well through the ETV process itself

Report on the operation and optimization of the pilot system for the treatment of coal mine water

The final report from the operation of the pilot plant will include: □ the records of the plant performance (current density used in electrodialysis, pressure drop and permeate flux of pressure-driven units, composition of process streams during plant operation, unexpected downtimes and malfunctions); □ the records of the performance of the UNIPA-developed crystallizer; □ calculated energy consumption and chemicals consumption, to be used in WP7, subtask 7.1.4

Semantic web service platform

This deliverable will include the results from sub-task 6.1.3

Official Website

The ZERO BRINE website will use a multi-page parallax format to optimize the user experience with quality visuals and navigation tools. Google Analytics will be embedded to track traffic from around Europe and beyond. Revolve will compile the data and present the results during the impact reporting at the end of every year. Revolve expects to reach all European countries and to attract interest from the USA, China, India and the Middle East. The website will also include photo galleries from and videos, adding to the visual experience of the ZERO BRINE project.

Semantic web service portal

This deliverable comprises the web-service portal that will be developed in the framework of Task 6.1

Software tools for the simulation of selected brine treatment technologies (technology libraries and integrated platform)

Software tools for the simulation of selected brine treatment technologies technology libraries and integrated platform M16 This deliverable comprises the software tools that will be developed in the framework of Task 53

Publications

A Novel Ionic Exchange Membrane Crystallizer to Recover Magnesium Hydroxide from Seawater and Industrial Brines

Author(s): Daniele La Corte, Fabrizio Vassallo, Andrea Cipollina, Marian Turek , Alessandro Tamburini and Giorgio Micale
Published in: Membranes, Issue Volume 10 Issue 11, 2020, ISSN 2077-0375
Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International
DOI: 10.3390/membranes10110303

Addressing the design-implementation gap of sustainable business models by prototyping: A tool for planning and executing small-scale pilots

Author(s): Brian Baldassarre, Jan Konietzko, Phil Brown, Giulia Calabretta, Nancy Bocken, Ingo O. Karpen, Erik Jan Hultink
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue 255, 2020, Page(s) 120295, ISSN 0959-6526
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120295

Social Life Cycle Assessment of Brine Treatment in the Process Industry: A Consequential Approach Case Study

Author(s): Tsalidis, G.A., Korevaar, G
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 2019 11(21), 5945, 2019, ISSN 2071-1050
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/su11215945

A simulation tool for ion exchange membrane crystallization of magnesium hydroxide from waste brine

Author(s): F.Vassalloa, Morgantea, G. Battagliaa, D.La Cortea, M.Micarib, A.Cipollinaa, A.Tamburini, G.Micaleac
Published in: ScienceDirect, Issue Volume 173, September 2021, 2021, Page(s) Pages 193-205, ISSN 0263-8762
Publisher: Institute of Chemical Engineers
DOI: 10.1016/j.cherd.2021.07.008

Pilot studies on circular economy solution for the coal mining sector

Author(s): Krzysztof Mitko, Marian Turek, Hanna Jaroszek, Ewa Bernacka, MateuszSambora, Paweł Skóra, Piotr Dydo
Published in: Water Resources and Industry, Issue Volume 26, December 2021, 100161, 2021, ISSN 2212-3717
Publisher: Elsevier
DOI: 10.1016/j.wri.2021.100161

Implementing sustainable design theory in business practice: A call to action

Author(s): Brian Baldassarre, Duygu Keskin, Jan Carel Diehl, Nancy Bocken, Giulia Calabretta
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue 273, 2020, Page(s) 123113, ISSN 0959-6526
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.123113

Social life cycle assessment of brine treatment and recovery technology: A social hotspot and site-specific evaluation

Author(s): Georgios Archimidis Tsalidis, Jose Jorge Espí Gallart, Joan Berzosa Corberá, Frederic Clarens Blanco, Steve Harris, Gijsbert Korevaar
Published in: Sustainable Production and Consumption, Issue 22, 2020, Page(s) 77-87, ISSN 2352-5509
Publisher: Elsevier
DOI: 10.1016/j.spc.2020.02.003

Techno-economic assessment of multi-effect distillation process for the treatment and recycling of ion exchange resin spent brines

Author(s): M. Micari, M. Moser, A. Cipollina, B. Fuchs, B. Ortega-Delgado, A. Tamburini, G. Micale
Published in: Desalination, Issue 456, 2019, Page(s) 38-52, ISSN 0011-9164
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2019.01.011

Combined membrane and thermal desalination processes for the treatment of ion exchange resins spent brine

Author(s): M. Micari, A. Cipollina, A. Tamburini, M. Moser, V. Bertsch, G. Micale
Published in: Applied Energy, Issue 254, 2019, Page(s) 113699, ISSN 0306-2619
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113699

Towards the implementation of circular economy in the water softening industry: A technical, economic and environmental analysis

Author(s): M. Micari, M. Moser, A. Cipollina, A. Tamburini, G. Micale, V. Bertsch
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue 255, 2020, Page(s) 120291, ISSN 0959-6526
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120291

Techno-economic Analysis of Integrated Processes for the Treatment and Valorization of Neutral Coal Mine Effluents

Author(s): M. Micari, A. Cipollina, A. Tamburini, M. Moser, V. Bertsch, G. Micale
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, 2020, Page(s) 122472, ISSN 0959-6526
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.122472

A pilot-plant for the selective recovery of magnesium and calcium from industrial waste brines

Author(s): F. Vassallo, D. La Corte, N. Cancilla, A. Tamburini,b, M. Bevacqua, A. Cipollina, G. Micale
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue Volume 517 1 December 2021, 115231, 2021, ISSN 0011-9164
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2021.115231

Electrodialysis of coal mine water

Author(s): Krzysztof Mitko, Aleksandra Noszczyk, Piotr Dydo, Marian Turek
Published in: Water Resources and Industry, Issue Volume 25, June 2021, 100143, 2021, ISSN 2212-3717
Publisher: Elsevier
DOI: 10.1016/j.wri.2021.100143

Application of LCA and LCC in the early stages of wastewater treatment design: A multiple case study of brine effluents

Author(s): Steve Harris, George Tsalidis, Joan Berzosa Corbera, Jose Jorge Espi Gallart and Frederik Tegstedt
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue Volume 207, 20 July, 127298, 2021, ISSN 0959-6526
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.127298

Developing Social Life Cycle Assessment  based on corporate social responsibility: A chemical process industry case regarding human rights

Author(s): Georgios Archimidis Tsalidis, Elena de Santo, Jose Jorge Espí Gallart, Joan Berzosa Corberá, Frederic Clarens Blanco, Udo Pesch, Gijsbert Korevaar
Published in: Technological Forecasting and Social Change Journal, Issue Volume 164, April 2021, 120564, 2021, ISSN 0040-1625
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120564

Intellectual Asset Management for the ZERO BRINE collaboration in the Botlek

Author(s): Hielka van der Aa
Published in: 2018
Publisher: TU Delft

Life Cycle Assessment and Life Cycle Costing on Brine Effluent Treatment

Author(s): Kallirroi Panteleaki Tourkodimitri
Published in: 2019
Publisher: TU Delft

Developing and Applying a Social Life Cycle Assessment Methodology to Assess the Social Sustainability Performance of Organizations in the Dutch Chemical Process Industry

Author(s): Elena De Santo
Published in: 2019
Publisher: TU Delft

Integration of desalination and purification processes for the treatment and valorisation of industrial brines

Author(s): Marina Micari
Published in: OPUS - Online Publikationen der Universität Stuttgart, 2020
Publisher: University of Stuttgart
DOI: 10.18419/opus-11103

Circular Business Modeling For The Process Industry: The Case Of EU Project ZERO BRINE

Author(s): Xevgenos, D., Baldassarre, B., Bocken, N., & Calabretta, G.
Published in: 2020, ISBN 9789083078700
Publisher: New Business Models 2020 conference
DOI: 10.34894/cwai3f

Value Co-Creation Through Actors Engagement for The Implementation of Circular Economy Solutions in The Chemical Sector

Author(s): Xevgenos, D.; Meca, S.; Panteleaki-Tourkodimitri, K.; van der Gaast, W.; Cano, M.
Published in: New Business Models conference, 2021
Publisher: NBM

Extreme Industrial Effluents: opportunities for re-use, in “Sustainable Use of Water by the industry

Author(s): Spanjers, H.L.F.M.
Published in: IWA World Water Congress, 2020
Publisher: IWA

A path towards circular economy for the industrial cluster in the port of Rotterdam with life cycle assessment

Author(s): G.A. Tsalidis and G. Korevaar
Published in: 1st Life Cycle Innovation Conference 2018, Germany, 2018
Publisher: FSLCI

Redesigning the coal mine wastewater treatment to enable transition to circular economy practices: the ZERO BRINE and Dębieńsko case studies

Author(s): D. Xevgenos, G. Gzyl, K. Panteleaki Tourkodimitri, K. Mitko, G. A. Tsalidis, A. Skalny, M. Mortou, D. Sapoutzi, M. Turek
Published in: SDEWES conference, 2021
Publisher: SDEWES

Industry water production & circular business modelling

Author(s): Dimitris Xevgenos, Brian Baldassarre, Nancy Bocken, Giulia Calabretta
Published in: INDUSTRIAL WATER 2018 conference, 2018
Publisher: DECHEMA
DOI: 10.34894/sbfo3o

Brine releases and salt consumption from process industries: the case of the Netherlands

Author(s): Dimitris Xevgenos, Despina Bakogianni, Eva Skourtanioti, Maria Mortou, Maria Loizidou
Published in: Industrial Water 2018 conference, 2018
Publisher: DECHEMA

Bringing Individual Water Innovators into Joint Exploitation Pathways to Enable Circular Economy Implementation. The Case of The ZERO BRINE Task Force

Author(s): Xevgenos, D., Gijsbert, K.; Hartman, D.; O’Callaghan, P.; van Loosdrecht, M.
Published in: New Business Models conference, 2021
Publisher: NBM

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

Author(s): Agata van Oosten, Menno Plantenga
Published in: 2017
Publisher: ISPT

Zero Brine project kicked off! 7 May, 2018

Author(s): ISPT
Published in: 2018
Publisher: ISPT

NEW BUSINESS MATCHMAKING SERVICE FOR BRINE PRODUCERS AND USERS 6 September 2018

Author(s): ISPT
Published in: 2018
Publisher: ISPT

High purity recovery of magnesium and calcium hydroxides from waste brines

Author(s): F. Vassallo, D. La Corte, A. Cipollina, A. Tamburini, G. Micale
Published in: Chemical Engineering Transactions, Issue Vol 86(2021), 2021, ISSN 2283-9216
Publisher: AIDIC-Italian Association of Chemical Engineering
DOI: 10.3303/cet2186156

Intellectual Property Rights

SPACER WITH MIXING ELEMENTS, PARTICULARLY FOR MEMBRANE MODULES

Application/Publication number: 19 805780
Date: 2019-10-21

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