E3BNet: Seminar – “UK to get the world’s first commercial precious metal bio-refinery from e-waste”

Join Ollie Crush and Andy Hanratty, Mint Innovation on 16 March 2021 at 18.30. Mint Innovation is a cleantech start-up founded in Auckland, New Zealand in 2016. Mint’s mission is to develop and deploy new technologies to aid the recovery of valuable materials from urban mine feedstocks. A core current …

The Carbon Recycling Network – Conference 2

27-28 April 2021 Hosted by The Carbon Recycling Network (BBSRC-NIBB), this FREE, two-day conference will bring together academic and industrial partners to identify and address key challenges in this area of Carbon Recycling. The programme will include talks from invited speakers from academia and industry, as well as from selected …

Responsible Innovation: Industrial Biotechnology and Engineering Biology

Mon 25 Jan 21 10:30-14:00, online EBNet is pleased to be participating in this event hosted by the Carbon Recycling Network, the Nottingham BBSRC/EPSRC Synthetic Biology Research Centre, and the ENGICOIN project, in collaboration with the Institute for Science and Society, University of Nottingham. Registration (which closes at 8 am, Mon 25 Jan) and further details …

Joint M3B Net/EBNet Metal Biorecovery and Bioremediation: 28-29 Nov 19, Manchester

There are a number of cross-over areas between the NIBB and the area of bio-remediation is one of them. Manchester hosted some were fascinating talks on this topic, including some on engineering cell vesicles for nanoparticle production, using phyto- remediation for metal recovery, deploying microbes to treat e-waste and mine …

EBNet-AlgaeUK: Algae and Environmental Biotechnology, 9 Oct 19

The theme of this EBNet and Algae-UK joint event was “recent developments in the field of carbon capture, commercial development and integrated systems”. Held at Birkbeck College, London on 9 Oct 19, a stellar gathering of speakers explored the following topics. Talks were followed by a panel session, kindly chaired …