Blog: Why sewage sludge and why white phosphorus?

Blog: Why sewage sludge and why white phosphorus?

9 months ago, 17 large companies, SMEs, non-profit organisations and universities from 5 EU countries have started to work on our H2020 project FlashPhos, aiming to build and operate a pilot plant to convert 250 kg per hour of dried sewage sludge at more than 1500°C...
Blog: Critical Raw Materials in the EU

Blog: Critical Raw Materials in the EU

The main output of the FlashPhos process, white phosphorus (P4), is a critical raw material (CRM). The European Commission has published a list of CRMs that is being regularly reviewed and updated.  To count as CRM, materials must fulfil two criteria: High importance...