DESCRIPTION OF ACTION
The aim of the project is to promote the recycling of carbon and nutrients contained in wastewater by studying how the conditions of the pyrolysis process affect the quality of the end product and its suitability for various applications. The applications studied include the use of biochar as a soil improver and fertiliser. The project will apply industrial-scale advanced pyrolysis technology (pilot plant).
FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT AND FUNDING
Funding from the programme to promote the recycling of nutrients (Raki), Ministry of the Environment
EUR 455,500 (Ministry of the Environment: EUR 320,000)
MAIN IMPLEMENTING PARTY AND CONTACT
Helsinki Region Environmental Services Authority HSY, Gasum Ltd and Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)