Raw Materials Summit 2024

The 6th edition of the EIT Raw Materials Summit will take place from May 14-16, 2024, at The Egg, Brussels, Belgium. Registration Here: https://registration.eitrmsummit.eu/raw-materials-summit-2024

Meet Our Partners | University of Miskolc

The University of Miskolc is the largest university in the Northern Hungary region, with its multidisciplinary faculties, it plays a decisive role in the education, research and development of the region. For the industry and corporate sector it provides professional managers and engineers, thanks to whom the continuous development of both companies and settlements can …

Meet Our Partners | Power Hub

This time, we are introducing Marie Horniecka, Project Manager for the WEEE-NET project, representing PowerHUB. With a background in managing both private and EU-funded technological projects, she is passionate about cutting-edge technologies that have a positive impact on the environment and society.Since 2017, PowerHUB has been on a mission to make the world more sustainable, …

WEEE-NET9 3rd Project Meeting in Miskolc

The consortium gathered at the University of Miskolc premises, to evaluate the project’s progress and chart out strategic commercialization activities scheduled for 2024. These initiatives will further propel the project towards its goals, bringing us one step closer to a sustainable and efficient e-waste recycling solution. Weee-Net9 project, funded by EIT RawMaterials, is dedicated to …

WEEE-NET9 in the Lab

TUBAF representative, Tony Lyon, reveals the first results from the mechanical separation process, in light of the project’s Work Package 4 activities.

Weee-Net9 Project Meeting Announcement

We are pleased to announce the forthcoming Weee-Net9 project meeting, that will be hosted by University of Miskolc on the 24th and 25th of October 2023. The WEEE-NET9 consortium will convene to assess the project’s progress and decide upon the strategic commercialization activities planned for 2024. We look forward to constructive deliberations and meaningful contributions from our partners.

Hidden Treasures in Smartphones

“A typical mobile phone contains 60 raw materials, including many CRMs.  Some examples of CRMs that mobile phones include are cobalt, lithium, tantalum, and rare earth elements found in different parts, such as batteries, circuit boards, and speakers”

Meet Our Partners | SE&C

WEEE-NET-9 SE&C IKE: SEC IKE (core partner) is an independent research and innovation SME committed to work towardssustainable development mainly in the areas of Energy, Environment, Transport, ICT, Tourism and UrbanMobility. SEC provides insightful, timely and focused research on engineering solutions along withBusiness services. SEC is comprised by an expert team of high qualified researchers, …

International Conference TBMCE in Slovenia

We are excited to share that ZAG Slovenija our esteemed project lead partner, is gearing up for the International Conference on Technologies and Business Models for Circular Economy (TBMCE) that will be taking place in Slovenia on the 6-8 of September. ZAG will be presenting our project, aiming to spread awareness about our innovative technological approach. By …

2nd Transnational Project Meeting

E-waste is the fastest growing waste stream in the EU, as well as an important secondary source of valuable and rare metals. WEEE-NET9 aims to exploit the untapped potential of Eastern and South-Eastern Europe (ESEE) by addressing existing and persistent barriers, namely outdated treatment technologies, lack of know-how in the workforce and insufficient penetration of …