The Phase 2 demonstration ended officially on the 31st of March 2023. During the first 6 months of 2023 Elemetal continued operating the demonstration plant. The leaching and purification section of the demonstration plant continued to ramp-up and have achieved a steady operation. Regarding the crystallization… Read More »Finalization of the LIFE Demonstration
On 31st May, the team at Elemetal welcomed participants to visit the facility at Plant One, in Botlek-Rotterdam, where over the past two years, Elemetal has built a demonstration plant for the upcycling of zinc from bottom ash. The afternoon program consisted of several presentations… Read More »LIFE PCR Symposium
The year 2022 was a challenging one for the LIFE PCR project. After a successful commissioning of the leaching and purification in 2021, the production of zinc sulphate solution had a good start in start in the first quarter of 2022. During these first months… Read More »Update February 2023 DEMO Phase 2
The year 2021 has been a very bust year for the PCR project, and despite the challenges of the pandemic the project succeeded to realize the phase 2 demonstration. The construction of the demonstration plant has been accomplished and currently the plant is being commissioned.… Read More »Update Demonstration Project
One year ago the LIFE PCR project was busy relocating to a new demonstration facility at Botlek-Rotterdam. It was also around this time last year that the Covid-19 pandemic started to control our lives in Europe. Initially no one knew what the impact would be… Read More »Update on Demonstration March 2021
Elemetal is pleased to inform you that on the 10th of January 2020 Elemetal signed a 3-years rental contract for a new demonstration location at PlantONE, Merseyweg 10, Botlek, The Netherlands. PlantONE is a location for stimulating innovation by facilitating pilot and demonstration facilities. For… Read More »Relocation of LIFE DEMO to PlantONE.
From 2-6 October the 16th International Waste management and landfill Symposium on Sardinia tok place. A poster area specially for LIFE projects was set up, where Elemetal was also presenting a poster. The location and scenery were fantastic for organizing this symposium. Many interesting people… Read More »16th Waste Management and Landfill Symposium