CIRCULÉIRE 2021 Innovation Fund winners have been announced!
We are delighted to announce that three consortia were awarded conditional funding from our 2021 Innovation Fund Call!
The first consortium is called “Circular Economy & The Power of Many” and is led by CIRCULÉIRE Founding Member Freefoam Plastics Limited in collaboration with supply-chain partners Glenveagh Properties PLC, Mulligan Guttering and The Shabra Group . This project will develop a take back scheme for off-cuts and protective packaging materials utilised during the installation of roofline building products on construction sites.
The second consortium is called “Advanced Robotics to capture Critical Raw Materials in WEEE recycling for a Circular Economy” (RoboCRM). This innovation demonstration project is led by CIRCULÉIRE member FPD Recycling, along with project partners Robotics and Drives and University of Limerick. RoboCRM aims to enhance the recovery of critical raw materials from small WEEE items.
The third consortium are finalising the T’s & C’s and will be announced soon. Watch this space!