CRC-P Opens $10M Funding Round For Innovative Recycling Solutions

Source: Waste Management Review.

Round 10 of the Federal Government’s Cooperative Research Centres Projects grants program is open, with $10 million available for projects that provide innovative solutions for the recycling and reuse of #plastics, paper, glass and tyres.

Industry, Science and Technology Minister Karen Andrews said the funding builds on the $20 million invested in Round 8 to find smart solutions to managing Australia’s waste crisis.

“Recycling our waste is more than an environmental imperative, it presents an opportunity for us to grow the economy and create new jobs,” she said.

“By bringing industry together with researchers, we can develop solutions to environmental problems, while creating products and processes that can be used here at home and potentially be exported to the world.”

Eligible projects must be short term, industry-identified and led collaborative research projects designed to develop a product, service or process that addresses gaps in Australia’s waste and recycling capability

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