Project Title: Reducing mineral fertilisers and chemicals use in agriculture by recycling treated organic waste as compost and bio-char products. (REFERTIL). Contract number: 289785
Coordinator: Terra Humana Ltd./ Edward Someus
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Programme: European Union Seventh Framework Programme (2007-2013), FP7-KBBE-2011.1.2-02
Objective: EU legislation support by definition of improved compost and biochar standards in the EU27. Improvement of common compost quality standards and development of new biochar quality standards for the EU 27 by 2013 for European Union Commission regulation law harmonization support. The aim of the REFERTIL project is about improved compost standardization and new standard development for biochar in the EU27, for safer, better, less costly and more environmental friendly utilization of the EU27 generated 150 M t/y plant/animal biomass waste streams.
Project Duration: 48 months, Starting date: October 1, 2011.