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Sustainable Microbial and Biocatalytic Production of Advanced Functional Materials
ID: 26515
Start date: 2006-09-01, End date: 2010-12-31
The present IP aims at the development of novel sustainable bioprocesses for the production of functional bioproducts (e.g., lactic acid- and PHA-based polyesters, chitosan and alginate biopolymers, polysaccharide-based biosurfactants). To address this challenge, the follow...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 81534
Last updated on: 2013-03-04
Integrated Design of Catalytic Nanomaterials for a Sustainable Production
ID: 11730
Start date: 2005-04-01, End date: 2010-09-30
The development of high-performance and conceptually innovative catalytic nanomaterials is crucial for industry and for Europes sustainable future. In Europe, several excellent research teams exist in catalysis, but there is a significant fragmentation in the area due to separ...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 74835
Last updated on: 2011-07-05
White Biotechnology for added value products from renewable plant polymers: Design of tailor-made biocatalysts and new industrial bioprocesses
ID: 26456
Start date: 2006-10-01, End date: 2010-09-30
Plant polymers are the main source of renewable materials in Earth. The use of biotechnology will permit to develop new routes for cellulose and lignin-based added value products, including speciality paper products and surfactants. The industrial utilization of cellulose incl...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 79902
Last updated on: 2010-12-20
Development of novel digital radiography technology; to facilitate the 'traditionally less research intensive inspection industry sector' change from manual film radiography to automated digital
ID: 515746
Start date: 2005-10-01, End date: 2009-09-30
The objectives of the FilmFree project are to make a number of technological advances that will take the digital industrial radiography sector into a new era to effectively replace film as the detecting media. SME's will play the major role in this devel opment and as a result...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 75739
Last updated on: 2010-12-15
High Efficiency Aluminium Billet Induction Heater
ID: 13683
Start date: 2005-06-01, End date: 2008-11-30
The project ALUHEAT will develop new technologies based on new materials and novel electromagnetic design. The technology is based on the ability of superconductors to carry DC currents loss-free and ALUHEAT will show how this ability can be combined with novel electromagnetic...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 75365
Last updated on: 2010-12-13
ID: 505555
Start date: 2004-03-01, End date: 2007-02-28
SHAPE-RISK aims at optimising the efficiency of integrated risk management in the context of the sustainable development of the European process industry. The proposal addresses sustainable waste management and hazard reduction in production, storage and manufacturing. The mai...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 74389
Last updated on: 2010-12-11
New Classes of Engineering Composite Materials from Renewable Resources
ID: 515769
Start date: 2005-04-01, End date: 2008-09-30
Future product design requires sustainable processes in material development. A break-through approach will use new engineering materials-biocomposites completely made from natural resources-and their manufacturing being knowledge -based. Resource saving, variability in proper...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 75744
Last updated on: 2010-10-25
Technology innovation in underground construction
ID: 11817
Start date: 2005-09-01, End date: 2009-11-30
The goal of the project is the transformation of European underground construction into a high tech, high added value activity, capable of giving cost-efficient, sustainable and novel solutions to societal needs. It addresses underground construction issues, which will contri...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 74844
Last updated on: 2010-10-20
ID: 11774
Start date: 2005-03-01, End date: 2009-05-31
SOLVSAFE is a solvent innovation platform aimed at providing European SMEs with cutting-edge scientific knowledge, to introduced radical industrial process changes with the following environmental and saregy goals: 1) 50-100 % reduction in the number and q uantity of hazardous...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 74838
Last updated on: 2010-10-20
Eco-efficient machine-tools by means of radical mass and energy needs reduction
ID: 13989
Start date: 2005-09-01, End date: 2008-12-31
The ECOFIT proposal addresses as general objective a drastic reduction of the mass of machine tools for production systems (around 70% for structural components and motion units) and, consequently, a reduction of the energy consumption (around 30% less) fo r the use of these n...
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 75385
Last updated on: 2010-10-14
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