Purpose of collaboration
This project spans from academic research to industrial world. At this point potential partners for commercializing the process have been identified as lime and fertilizer producers, waste transportation and processing companies and companies that offer process solutions. We're especially looking for partners to build a demonstration facility with!
Stakeholders who could benefit from the project are wastewater treatment plants, producers of agricultural sludge, biogas plants, scattered settlement operators whose waste processing will enhance and end users of fertilizer who will have access to sustainable fertilizer product at their disposal. Important stakeholders in this project are, in addition to the previous, consulting companies and regional natural water protection organizations which can support the deployment of the process. Exchange of information and discussion with environmental governance and legislation is important as well, in order to remove possible obstacles in nutrient utilization.
Our R2B funding is provided by Business Finland
Most of our steering group has been with us for years now, since the very beginning. They overseer the project and keep up maintain our contact with the industrial sectors so that when the commercialization work is done, we're as ready as possible!
We have also collaborated with many companies during the development of NPHarvest!