LIFE Programme

LIFE is the EU’s financed programme supporting environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects throughout the European Union

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MEWLIFE is a LIFE project aiming to demonstrate the environmental benefit and economic feasibility of an innovative approach to produce microalgal biomass in an integrated phototrophic – heterotrophic cultivation system using preconcentrated (in a membrane filtration plant) olive oil wastewaters as carbon source for growing algae, thus contributing to waste reuse and valorization

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MEWLIFE is a project that involves six partners located in Italy and Greece. The leader of the project is NextChem, a company that provides process services for the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, environmental and energy industries. The other partners involved in the MEWLIFE project are: BIO-P, HTR, Labor, Megara, Technosind

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