EU-funded projects FIRFELY and PEACOC are organising the Cluster session “Efficient recovery processes of Precious Metals from European and-of-life resources with novel technologies”.
Hosted within the Going Green Care Innovation 2023 (in Vienna, Austria from 9th to 11th of May), the workshop will feature four EU-funded projects which will present their approaches for recycling precious metals (PGMs, Au, Ag) from different streams using economically and environmentally friendly technological solutions.
Moderator: Nader AKIL (Operations Manager, PNO Innovation) – Welcome and Introduction (5 min)
1. PEACOC: “Pre-commercial pilot for the efficient recovery of Precious Metals from European end-of-life resources with novel low-cost technologies” (1h presentations- 10min Q&A)
Nader AKIL (PNO Innovation): “Objectives and concept of the PEACOC project”
Paul ANDRÉ (University of Liège): “Unlocking value in low-grade PCBAs”
Francesco Di MAIO (TU Delft): “Innovative separation technologies for WEEE valorisation”
Frantisek KUKURUGYA (Vito): “Microwave-assisted leaching of PGMs from EoL autocatalysts”
Luis F. LEÓN (Vito) : “Gas-Diffusion Electrocrystallisation”
Maria IBAÑEZ (Tecnalia): “Selective recovery of PGMs from spent autocatalyst using deep eutectic solvents”
2. FIREFLY: “Flexible, predictive and renewable electricity powered electrochemical toolbox for a sustainable transition of the catalyst-based European chemical industry”
Savitha THAYUMANASUNDARAM (Vito) (15 min)
Iakovos YAKOUMIS (CEO and Founder, MONOLITHOS Catalysts & Recycling Ltd.) (20 min)
Q&A (10 min)
The registration form is available on the Going Green Care Innovation website.