Outcomes

Publically available information on our Business Interaction Vouchers, Proofs of Concept Awards, Placement Awards and ECR Conference Bursaries will be available here.

BIV 2020 Call – Funded Projects

The following projects have been awarded funding in our EB Network BIV2020 Call.

  • Determination of microbial communities of laboratory anaerobic digestion tanks and impact of the CreChar additive on the microbial community dynamicsProf James Chong, University of York/Dr Adam Ostrowski, Carbogenics Ltd
  • Understanding anaerobic biodegrability of organic menstrual care products: technical feasibility and sector receptivityDr Yadira Bajon Fernandez, Cranfield University/Kimberley Dobney, Turn and Flow
  • Meeting the nutrient neutrality challenge using newly developed biological technologyDr Yonqiang Liu, University of Southampton/Adam White, Plantwork Systems Ltd

Publically available information for all awarded projects are available here.

POC 2020 Call – Funded Projects

  • Enhancing PFASs Attenuation in Coastal brownfield Soils (EPACS): enhancing natural system attenuation capacity for a key emerging contaminantProfessor Andy Cundy, University of Southampton
  • Bio-engineering of biochar for enhanced remediation of contaminated landDr Tony Gutierrez, Heriot Watt University
  • Fibre Highways: translocation of the microbiome for pollutant bioremediationDr Angie Sherry, Northumbria University
  • Development of a monooxygenase gene-based assay to characterise 1,4-dioxane bioremediation potentialDr Simon Gregory, British Geological Survey
  • In Situ Monitoring of Wastewater Treatment Plant Microbial Communities for Better Treatment ManagementDr Russell Davenport, Newcastle University

Publically available summaries for all awarded projects are available here.