Description: Creation of an integrating platform for different types of agents for the recovery and valorisation of waste (rubber, plastic, among others) with the potential to be converted in new value-added products for applications in the tourism sector.
Study of recycling and transformation methods and processes of different types of waste (rubber and plastic).
Study of compatibility between different types of waste and respective recovery processes.
Identification of application opportunities based on demonstration models.
Development of prototypes and innovative technologies based on waste.
Elaboration of marketing plans for the developed prototypes.
Creation of an integrating platform based on the generation of product development value chains, which embody the concept of circular economy.
Total Eligible Cost: € 195 346,75
European Union Financial Support: € 166 044,74
Funding: PO Açores 2020
Territorial Scope: Autonomous Region of Azores