The award will support the scale-up of sustainable technologies for the foundation industries.
This award is to run the Economic Material Innovation for Sustainable and Efficient use of Resources (ECONOMISER) programme.
The programme will develop a network of scale-up centres to support industry and academic engagement in innovation in:
- carbon reduction
- process improvement
- product development
£50 billion to the UK economy
The foundation industries comprise the following sectors:
They contribute over £50 billion to the UK economy and produce 75% of all the material on the planet. Read more