A HIGH ADDED-VALUE VALORATION
ROUTE FOR DIGESTATE

A BETTER USE FOR RENEWABLE
ENERGY EXCESS

A SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT
MODEL FOR BIO WASTE

Turning waste into a resource is part of ‘closing the loop’ in circular economy systems and is one of the main pillars of the ‘Roadmap for a Resource-Efficient Europe’. The EU states that compost and digestate from biowaste are under-used materials. In this sense, biowaste and sewage sludge are two kinds of biode-gradable wastes with high potential to be converted into a resource through the recovery of minerals and nutrients.
The LIFE In-BRIEF project aims to develop and implement a new business model for the resource-efficient management of certain biodegradable waste, increasing its use for bioenergy and in bioproducts.

This will be done through an integrated management model for processing different biowaste generated by agri-food enterprises, and sewage sludge from urban waste water treatment, transforming it into renewable energy and high quality fertilisers.
The project will be implemented in a Biogas plant for non-hazardous waste treatment located in La Vall D’Uixó, Castellón – Spain. Industrial fertilizer producers will carry out the agronomic validation, while demonstration actions will take place both in farming and urban areas of La Vall d’Uixó.

LIFE IN BRIEF AT CONGRESSES AND FAIRS

During the month of November the LIFE IN BRIEF project has been…

Monitoring of agronomic validations

Continuing with the validations of the fertilizers generated…

Experimental Design Results

During the last months of June, July and August, tests have…

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