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AWEL Kanton Zurich

AWEL is responsible for implementing the defined Phosphorous Mining strategy for sewage sludge management of the Canton Zurich, Switzerland. 
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Baltic Sea Action Group (BSAG) BSAGr logo

BSAG is a private independent foundation that works to restore the ecological balance of the Baltic Sea through promoting sustainable nutrient management and uniting resources of the public, private, and third sectors.
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Biomasa Peninsular Biomasa Peninsular Logo

BIOMASA PENINSULAR provides full management services for organic by-products recycling for two decades, the core of the circular economy.
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Budenheim is a global specialty chemicals company with long-term phosphate expertise. The company has production sites in Budenheim (Germany), Shanghai (China), Monterrey (Mexico), Columbus (USA), La Zaida and Valencia (Spain).
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The CETAQUA Water Technology Centre will led the LIFE ENRICH research project demonstrating a business model based on nutrients (N and P) recovery from urban WWTPs and its valorisation as a fertilizer
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Clariant Produkte (Deutschland)Clariant

As one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies, Clariant contributes to value creation with innovative and sustainable solutions for customers from many industries.
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E2Metrix has developed a unique technology solution for the treatment of municipal and industrial (waste)water streams to advanced tertiary quality levels. Leveraging its proprietary ECOTHOR™ electro-coagulation technology platform and deep-domain expertise, E2Metrix delivers reliable, effective and affordable solution for the reduction or elimination of targeted pollutants and micro-contaminants.
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EasyMining Sweden delivers processes for phosphorus extraction from various raw materials, such as sewage sludge incineration ash, mining residues and apatite, so creating circular flows of phosphorus.
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EcoPhos is a Belgian based technology provider founded in 1996, producer and market leader of animal feed phosphates in Europe.
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Fertilizers Europe represents the major mineral fertilizer manufacturers in Europe (EU28 + Norway). Its membership accounts for approximately 55 % of Europe’s phosphate use capacity.
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Fraunhofer IGB develops and optimizes processes and products for businesses with a key research area in developing and implementing cost-efficient strategies and technologies for integrated resource management of nutrients from wastewater and organic waste.
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The Deutsche Phosphor Plattform (DPP) is a network of stakeholders from science, industry and public bodies to establish sustainable phosphorus management in Germany through a more efficient use of phosphorus as well as effective recycling and reprocessing.
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HIEHighlands and Islands Enterprise

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) is the Scottish Government's economic and community development agency for a diverse region which covers more than half of Scotland and is home to around 450,000 people.
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Hitachi Zosen (Hitz)

Hitachi Zosen has developed a pyrolysis system able to handle livestock slurry. This is based on a rotating kiln using the heat of the exhaust gases of the pyrolysis process. Therefore once it starts, the process is self-sustaining and requires no external energy input.
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ICL Fertilizers runs several fertiliser production units in different parts of the world including the Netherlands (Amsterdam), Germany (Ludwigshafen) and Israël.
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The members of European Inorganic Coagulants Producers Association (INCOPA) manufacture inorganic coagulants (aluminium and iron salts) which are used to purify drinking water, treat wastewater, and create vital products such as cement, fertilisers and paper.
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Today Italmatch is a leading innovative Chemical Group, specialized in Performance Additives for the Lubricant, Plastics, Water & Oil markets.
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ITALPOLLINA SPA is a leader in the production of naturally derived fertilizers and specialty plant nutrition products for use in organic and conventional agriculture based on processed manure, biostimulants of vegetal origin and beneficial microbials.
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Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries working on water, energy and raw material efficiency.
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The Leibniz ScienceCampus Rostock ‘Phosphorus Research’ conducts strategic research and encourages interdisciplinarity in its topics, projects and methods.
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Our rivers – our water – our future. The LIPPEVERBAND was founded in 1926 as a water board for the central and lower Lippe (Germany).
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One of the priorities of the Netherlands Government within its sustainability policy, is the promotion of the circular economy (from waste to resource). Focal points within the nexus food-water-energy is the way we can close the nutrient cycle and in particular the phosphorus cycle.
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The Dutch Nutrient Platform (NP) is a cross-sectoral network of Dutch organizations that share a common concern for the global impact of phosphorus depletion and the way society is dealing with nutrients in general.
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NuReSys is a Belgium company installing struvite P recovery installations in Europe and North Americ.
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Ostara’s nutrient management solutions recover otherwise polluting nutrients, phosphorus and nitrogen, as struvite from municipal and industrial water streams, and transforms them into a continuous-release eco-friendly fertiliser Crystal Green.
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Phosphate recovery from ash by the thermochemical ASH DEC process.
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The INTERREG VB project Phos4You (2016-2020) focusses on phosphorus recovery from municipal sewage in North West Europe.
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Belgium-based Prayon Group is one of the world leaders in phosphate creativity manufacturing purified phosphoric acids and phosphate salts products, with more than a century of industrial experience
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Queen's University Belfast

Phosphorus from wastewater: Novel technologies for advanced treatment and reuse’ is a three year project funded under the Republic of Ireland Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Research Programme 2014-2020.
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SEDE Environnement is the European leader for the recovery of industrial sludge, sewage sludge and mineral byproduct.
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Severn Trent is the privatised water authority in the catchment areas of two of Britain's largest rivers - the Severn and the Trent, responsible for water management and supply, and waste water treatment and disposal.
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Suez Environnement is a world leader in water management, from designing and building performante wastewater treatment and drinking water production infrastructure to managing water facilities and networks.
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SYSTEMIC will build operational technologies and business models to recover phosphorus, nitrogen and potassium as products corresponding to fertiliser market requirements from digestates, at sites treating different combinations of animal manure, sewage sludge, food waste and other organic wastes.
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Largest water and wastewater services provider in the United Kingdom in the Thames Valley including London.
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TIMAC Agro internationalTimac AGRO International

TIMAC Agro manufactures and commercialises fertilisers and nutritional specialities for crops and animals, now present in over 42 countries throughout the world.
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University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW)

Applied environmental research and development at FHNW is performed by the Institute for Ecopreneurship (IEC) which is part of  the School of Life Sciences (HLS). The core activities of IEC include Environmental Technologies, Resource management and Environmental Biotechnology.
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Vienna City

Vienna is a fast growing city with around 1.9 Mio inhabitants and one of the most livable cities in the world, aiming at recovering the c. 1 100 tP/y of valuable phosphorus present in the 12 000  t of sewage sludge ash from wastewater treatment
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Wetsus, European centre of excellence for sustainable water technology is a facilitating intermediary for trendsetting know-how development. Creating a unique environment and strategic cooperation for development of profitable and sustainable state of the art water treatment technology including nutrient recovery.
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