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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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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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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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FertieuropeFertieuropa logo 10 2018

Fertieurope (part of the SADER Group) is specialised in complex fertilisers (NPK, nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium) producing different formulas to satisfy a wide variety of crops based and depending on different regional crop needs.
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FERTIMANURE (EU Horizon 2020 project) will develop, test and validate innovative Nutrient Management Strategies to efficiently recover mineral nutrients and other products with agronomic value from manure, to finally obtain reliable and safe fertilisers that can compete in the EU fertilizers market. 
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Fertilizers Europefertilizers europe logo

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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DPP Logo RGB 300dpiGerman Phosphorus Platform

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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HTCycleHTcycle logo

Based in North-East of Germany, HTCycle AG uses biogenic waste as raw material to produce high quality end products, which are like active carbon and can be used for the 4th cleaning step in wastewater treatment plants, as well as ammonium sulphates and struvite for the agricultural sector.
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ICL Fertilizers

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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ITALMATCH logo 5 col 72dpiItalmatch Chemicals Group

Today Italmatch is a leading innovative Chemical Group, specialized in Performance Additives for the Lubricant, Plastics, Water & Oil markets.
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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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Science campus Rostock logoLeibniz ScienceCampus Rostock

The Leibniz ScienceCampus Rostock ‘Phosphorus Research’ conducts strategic research and encourages interdisciplinarity in its topics, projects and methods.
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Lex4BioLex4Bio logo 2019

“Optimizing bio-based fertilisers in agriculture”. EU Horizon 2020 project to provide a knowledge-base on bio-based fertilisers, collect regional nutrient stock, flow, surplus and deficiency data, assess technological solutions, and develop a toolkit for use of bio-based fertilisers and for their environmental impacts. 
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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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MonGOSMonGOS logo 2020

Project “Monitoring of water and sewage management in the context of the implementation of circular economy objectives” (acronym MonGOS). The main goal of the project is to develop the circular economy (CE) monitoring framework for the European water and sewage sector. This sector is currently facing many challenges arising from the implementation of the CE model - the EU's political priority.
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N2-AppliedN2 Applied short

N2 Applied is a Norwegian technology development company catalyst and incubator for high-tech initiatives related to nitrogen. N2 Applied has developed technology to enable on-farm processing of manure or biogas digestate to produce a liquid nitrogen fertiliser, compatible with organic farming (depending on the manure and digestate substrate inputs). Most of the phosphorus will remain in the solid fraction. 
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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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Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research
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NuReSys is a Belgium company installing struvite P recovery installations in Europe and North Americ.
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OCP Group

OCP Group is a leading, global producer of phosphate and fertilizer..
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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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P-TRAP – as a H2020 MSCA-ITN European Training Network – is a consortium of 16 international participants and hosting 11 Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). A characteristic of these networks is a combined focus not only on science but also on training of a new generation of creative, entrepreneurial and innovative ESRs.
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The PeGaSus research project will look at the sources, utilisation, fate, accumulation, recycling and efficiency of phosphorus in livestock (pig and chicken) production, including fodder, feed materials, animals, microbiota, manure slurry, soil and water, and will propose management strategies and policy measures.
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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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PhosAgro is one of the world’s leading vertically integrated phosphate-based fertilizer producers in terms of production volumes of phosphate-based fertilizers and high-grade phosphate rock with a P2O5 content of 39% and higher.
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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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PromanProman logo 12 2017 EDITED

Proman has monitored and evaluated P-recycling processes since 2003 and contributed to various research and technology development including market roll-out projects focusing on recycling nutrients, reducing materials use and improving energy efficiency.
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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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RAPSODEERapsodee Albi logo 2018

Research areas include environmental and energy efficiency processes, from biomass, waste more or less contaminated with heavy metal and/or organic pollutants, renewable energies and biofuels, environmental and food industries. 
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This project aims to quantify the vulnerability of UK agriculture and the UK food system to a future phosphorus scarcity, assess adaptations that might overcome this vulnerability. Barriers to implementing improved phosphorus stewardship within will be identified. 
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Run4LifeRUN4LIFE logo

The Run4Life research project will develop an alternative strategy for improving nutrient recovery rates and material qualities, based on a decentralised treatment of segregated black water (BW), kitchen waste and grey water, for low impact fertilisers.
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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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Suez Environnement

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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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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UKWIR logo with tag RGBUK Water Industry Research (UKWIR)

The UK & Irish water industry’s joint research organisation, UKWIR is the national research organisation serving all the water companies in the UK & Ireland. Our members are the 19 water companies of England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland and Northern Ireland. 
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Università di Bologna (UniBo), ItalyBologna Prosumer

Through its 32 departments the University of Bologna invests in a multidisciplinary cross-cultural approach to bioeconomy thanks to the inseparable connection between research and teaching, the promotion of international networking and young researchers' mobilization. 
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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 CityMA48 logo

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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WetsusWetsus logo met tekst

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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Yara InternationalKnowledge grows for A4

Yara International ASA, a Norwegian company established in 1905, is a globally leading mineral fertiliser manufacturer and provider of environmental solutions, explores opportunities to advance safe and commercially viable circular nutrient solutions.
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Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg
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