Circular Economy Goes Metal

SCI-MAT is the LUT’s new platform for bridging metallurgy industry and separation science – with an eye on sustainable business solutions Metals and minerals are emerging as an important part of the global circular economy. LUT has established research platform...

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15 minute webinar: Going for Green -Potential of microalgae in circular bioeconomy

Don’t worry if you missed our webinar on the potential of microalgae in circular bioeconomy. Watch a full recording of the event hosted by Professor Amit Bhatnagar at your own leisure.  

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Fight climate change via Gas Separation

New assistant professor Nima Rezaei is excited about CST’s septech prowess – and eager to pursue collaborations with the locals Carbon capture and utilization (CCU) requires urgent attention due to its global impact on climate change and global warming, says...

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When project funding is on the line, Flowrox knows who to call

Securing funding for your company’s key project can be a challenging journey – it may seem, at times, that you need to write the application in some secret code to make it. The challenge is especially daunting, if there is...

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CST is turning on an active LinkedIn mode – join now!

Looking for a network that connects you to the latest developments in separation technologies? Separation Technologies Partnerships LinkedIn Group is a dynamic hub for people working within separation technologies and related fields. The Group is at the intersection of academia...

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CST Academy researcher Katri Laatikainen champions safe re-use of face masks

As the global Covid-19 crisis hit with full force in March 2020, Academy researcher Katri Laatikainen from CST felt a pressing need to do something. The initial predictions on the spread of the pandemic looked grim – and one particular...

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Is it profitable to recycle-gold from electronic waste

https://www.quora.com/Is-it-profitable-to-recycle-gold-from-electronic-devices

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Ground-breaking analysis finds that the circular economy could make it possible to keep global warming below 2°C.

Pioneering study shows how circular business models, recirculation of materials, and greater material efficiency of products are key to building a competitive, net zero emissions industrial economy in Europe. The study conducted by Material Economics explores a broad range of...

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An atom-thick graphene membrane for industrial gas separation

Chemical engineers at EPFL have demonstrated for the first time that an atom-thick graphene membrane can separate gas mixtures with a high-efficiency. The “ultimate” membrane is scalable, making it a breakthrough for industrial gas separation. Read more…

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