Biomining, a promising sustainable way to supply Critical Raw Materials in Europe
Wed April 27 2022, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
This event is the occasion to learn about the current research regarding the use of biotechnologies to sustainably recover metals from unexploited secondary and primary sources.
Researchers from the BIORECOVER project but also from our guest project NEMO, will introduce the latest findings regarding the treatment and recovery of different metals that are nowadays essential to modern life.
Registrations are closed


  • Wednesday
    Apr 27
  • 4:00 PM
    Introduction - BIORECOVER objectives & challenges
  • 4:15 PM
    From diversity to bio tools: when the target is not the aim
  • 4:40 PM
    The Biorecover treatment strategies for CRM mobilisation
  • 5:05 PM
    Application of microalgae for the recovery of Critical raw materials
  • 5:30 PM
    6:00 PM
    The H2020 NEMO project: focus on the biotechnological approach to valorise sulphidic mining waste.