Centre for Advanced Process Technology for Urban Resource recovery

CO2 to product

Today, Flanders is emitting approximately 65 Mton of carbon dioxide or CO2 per year, half of which is produced by point...

Water 'fit-for-use'

Industrial water use can account for 25% of the total production cost and up to 57% of the total freshwater consumption...

Plastics to resource

Plastics are a key material within the circular economy. Their diverse composition and processing techniques make them both...

Latest

The next EFB Biotechnology Congress will take place in Maastricht next June. It will include six scientific streams, that include: bioengineering, biocatalysis, metabolic engineering and Biotechnology for the environment and energy.

More information can be found on...

A new bunch of CAPTURE memberships has been approved, see the page 'About' > 'Team'.

Two SINReM students won the Copernicus hackathon, organized at VITO's G-STIC conference, in the category 'Raw materials for the circular economy'.

About

Capture

The CAPTURE initiative, which started in 2015 and has grown from interdisciplinary collaboration between several young and dynamic professors from 3 different faculties from Ghent University. CAPTURE proposes an integrated approach based on three pillars: 

  • Clustering of expertise, infrastructure and stakeholders in thematic pipelines, developing solutions from waste to resource, to final application
  • Acceleration of the introduction of knowledge and technologies towards industry and society
  • Training of multidisciplinary professionals

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