Development of an integrated digestate treatment with recuperation / re-use of water, nutrients and organic matter (C2C)

01 September 2009 → 29 February 2012
Private funding via IWT/VLAIO
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Sustainable chemistry
    • Other chemical sciences
    • Aquatic sciences, challenges and pollution
    • Environmental science and management
  • Engineering and technology
    • Catalysis and reacting systems engineering
    • Chemical product design and formulation
    • General chemical and biochemical engineering
    • Process engineering
    • Separation and membrane technologies
    • Transport phenomena
    • Other (bio)chemical engineering
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural plant production
anaerobic digestion digestate water treatment digestate treatment nutrients biogas
Project description

Development of a process flow for treatment of digestate coming from anaerobic digestion, with due attention for recuperation of nutriens, water and organic matter from a cradle-to-cradle perspective.