Gallery ValueWaste 1
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December 2019
Headquarters 30392 Cartagena, Murcia, Spain

ValueWaste - Valuation of urban biowastes into high-value products

ValueWaste enables the transition to a sustainable circular economy.

ValueWaste proposes an integrated solution to fully valorise biowastes into high-value products: proteins and other products for food & feed and biobased fertilisers. propose three new value chains that use urban biowaste as raw material for its valorisation into high-value end products in a cascading process. The three working lines are to be integrated in current waste management systems of two European cities. The process is based upon clean technologies, it can be easily implemented and replicated, and results in economic, social and environmental benefits.

Key features

  • Reduction of GHG emissions, 27000 CO2-eq/year following implementation, and 70% derived from the use of biogas instead of natural gas


  • Benefits of $22.47 million/year for a plant optimised for 73,000 t of biowastes/year (population of 380,000-420,000)

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Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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