Related projects & initiatives

RETROFEED has collaborated with the following H2020 projects:

Retrofitting Equipment for Efficient Use of Variable Feedstock in Metal Making Processes

100% Renewable Energies for Energy Intensive Industries

RETROFEED will establish connection and foster cooperation with additional European projects as well related to resource flexibility and retrofitting in REII, especially those funded under SPIRE and related calls.

The following are projects in which RETROFEED partners are involved.

Boosting new Approaches for flexibility Management By Optimizing process Off-gas and waste use

Industrial and Infrastructure Investor Confidence Project

Bio-based fertilising products as the best practice for agricultural management sustainability

Novel integrated refurbishment solution as a key path towards creating eco-efficient and competitive furnaces

Nutrient recovery from biobased Waste for Fertilizer production

Integrated Process Control based on Distributed In-Situ Sensors into Raw Material and Energy Feedstock

Nutrient recovery from biobased Waste for Fertilizer production

Supporting new Opportunities for Waste Heat And cold valorisation Towards EU decarbonization

Innovative tools, methods and indicators for optimizing the resource efficiency in process industry

Biochar for a sustainable EAF steel production

RETROFEED consortium will seek collaboration with additional projects and/or initiatives.

SPIRE 2030

Circular economy

Towards circular economy in the plastic packaging value chain

Circular process for Eco-Designed Bulky Products and Internal Car Parts

New market niches for the Pulp and Paper industry waste based on circular economy approach

Re-designing the value and supply chain of water and minerals


Large scale demonstration of new circular economy value-chains based on the reuse of end-of-life fiber reinforced composites

Post-Consumer High-tech Recycled Polymers for a Circular Economy

Improvement of the plastic packaging waste chain from a circular economy approach

Systemic large-scale eco-innovation to advance circular economy and mineral recovery from organic waste in Europe

Water management systems

Innovative solutions in the process industry for next generation resource efficient water management

Sustainable processes and optimiszed technologies for industrially efficient water usage

Circular economy

Fostering industrial symbiosis for s sustainable resource intensive industry across the extended construction value chain

Plant-wide monitoring

Coordinating optimisation of complex industrial processes

Improved energy end resource efficiency by better coordination of production in the process industry

Future directions of production planning and optimized energy- and process industry

Valorisation of bio-resources

4x4, demonstrating a flexible value chain to utilize biomass functionalities in the oricessing industry

Systemic approach to reduce energy demand and CO2 emissions of processes that tranform agroforestry waste into High Added value product

Industrial furnace design

Integrated model guided process optimization of steam cracking furnaces

Valorisation of waste heat

Integrated model guided process optimization of steam cracking furnaces

Industrial symbiosis

Scaling European resources with Industrial Symbiosis

Process optimization

Model-based optimisation for efficient use of resources and energy

Integrated cross-sectorial approach for environmentally sustainable and resource-efficient aluminia production

Sustainable and flexible powder metallurgy processes optimization by a holistic reduction of raw material resources and energy consumption

Utilisation of CO2

Turning industrial waste gases into intermediates for polyurethane plastics for rigid foams/building indulation and coatings

From industrial CO2 streams to added value Fischer-Tropsch chemicals

Recycling carbon dioxide in the cement industry to produce added-value additives: a step towards a CO2 circular economy

Utilisation of captured CO2 as feedstock

From Residual Steel gases to Methanol

High performance processing

Energy efficient coil coating process

Modular, scalable and high-performance depolymerization by microwave technology

Portable solution for the electrochemical regeneration of activated carbon

Pilot line based on novel manufacturing technologies for cellulose-based electrical insulation components

Electrochemical solutions

CO2-based Electrosynthetis of ethylene oXIDE

Oxalic acid from CO2 using Electrochemistry At demonstration scale

Development of new methodologies for industrial CO2-freE steel production by electrowinning