CHROMIC Project Final Conference: video and materials

30 November 2020 EventsMultimedia

The final conference of the CHROMIC project was held on November 19th. The full event registration is available below.

The order of the interventions in the video is as follows:

2:25 – Welcome by Marcin Sadowsky (European Commission)

9:04 – CHROMIC concept, goals and key results, presented by Liesbeth Horckmans (VITO, project coordinator)

18:20 – Preparing the slags for further treatment through physical separation, presented by Lena Kaipia (MEAM), Fero Kukurugya (VITO), Robert Moeckel (HZDR)

36:44 – Getting what we want, and only what we want: selective metal extraction from steel slags, presented by Pavel Ivashechkin (BFI)

51:27 – Purification and up-concentration to metal products, presented by Norman Kelly (HZDR), Elena Seftel (VITO), Lubomir Pikna (TUK)

1:22:16 – Putting it all together – flowsheet integration and validation, presented by Frédérique Bouillot (Orbix)

1:36:26 – Is it worthwhile? Integrating economic, environmental and health and safety assessment Koen Oorts (ARCHE)

1:56:03 – Metals and the circular economy: what do the people think? Presented by Federica Manzoli (formicablu)


The materials shown by the WP leaders and researchers involved in the project are also available here:

Koen Oorts (ARCHE, WP1 leader) presentation

Lena Kaipia (MEAM, WP2 leader) presentation

Pavel Ivashechkin (BFI, WP3 leader) presentation

Norman Kelly (HZDR, WP4 leader), Elena Seftel (VITO), Lubomir Pikna (TUKE), Pavel Ivashechkin (BFI) presentation

Frédérique Bouillot (Orbix, WP5 leader) presentation

Federica Manzoli (Formicablu, WP6) presentation



This project received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation program under Grant Agreement n° 730471

effiCient mineral processing and Hydrometallurgical RecOvery of by-product Metals from low-grade metal contaIning seCondary raw materials