Opendata, web and dolomites

UFPCC SIGNED

Scale up of the Continuous Production Method for Nano-sized Precipitated Calcium Carbonate, and market Introduction for Industrial End Use

Total Cost €

0

EC-Contrib. €

0

Partnership

0

Views

0

Project "UFPCC" data sheet

The following table provides information about the project.

Coordinator
FP-PIGMENTS OY 

Organization address
address: AHVENTIE 4A 21-22
city: ESPOO
postcode: 02171
website: n.a.

contact info
title: n.a.
name: n.a.
surname: n.a.
function: n.a.
email: n.a.
telephone: n.a.
fax: n.a.

 Coordinator Country Finland [FI]
 Total cost 1˙999˙906 €
 EC max contribution 1˙399˙934 € (70%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.2.1.5. (INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP - Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies - Advanced manufacturing and processing)
2. H2020-EU.2.1.3. (INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP - Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies - Advanced materials)
3. H2020-EU.2.3.1. (Mainstreaming SME support, especially through a dedicated instrument)
4. H2020-EU.2.1.2. (INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP - Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies – Nanotechnologies)
 Code Call H2020-SMEINST-2-2016-2017
 Funding Scheme /SME-2
 Starting year 2016
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2016-11-01   to  2018-10-31

 Partnership

Take a look of project's partnership.

# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    FP-PIGMENTS OY FI (ESPOO) coordinator 1˙399˙934.00

Mappa

 Project objective

FP-Pigments is a Finnish SME, and a manufacturer of opacity pigment with factories in Finland, Germany, and the US. FP´s current success is based on innovative and patented, continuous production method, which enables the manufacturing of unique pigments for high value added applications in a very cost-efficient way.

In addition to current products, FP-Pigments has developed a novelty manufacturing method for pigment material called ultra-fine precipitated calcium carbonate (UFPCC), which have been tested in several new applications. The most interesting ones are 1) the replacement of the plastic barrier material used in paper and board applications; 2) the replacement of the most widely used opacity pigment TiO2 in paints; and 3) additive in sealants and adhesives in order to improve strength and other material properties.

Compared to the current pigments, the manufacturing process of UFPCC enables vast savings in terms of carbon footprint, water consumption, and cost. For example in comparison with TiO2, the annual CO2 emission reduction potential is up to 90%. FP-Pigments has manufactured UFPCC samples with both laboratory scale and pilot scale equipment for laboratory, pilot and plant scale application testing. Target of the UFPCC-project is to scale-up the production capabilities from laboratory/pilot scale to environmentally friendly, continuous industrial scale process, and to introduce the new nano-sized UFPCC -products to the market. Project includes the design and construction of the industrial scale pilot plant, application testing together with selected customers, as well as investment plan for FP´s factory in Leuna, Germany. The long term objective of the project is to reach annual sales of 400 M€ by 2028.

 Work performed, outcomes and results:  advancements report(s) 

Are you the coordinator (or a participant) of this project? Plaese send me more information about the "UFPCC" project.

For instance: the website url (it has not provided by EU-opendata yet), the logo, a more detailed description of the project (in plain text as a rtf file or a word file), some pictures (as picture files, not embedded into any word file), twitter account, linkedin page, etc.

Send me an  email (fabio@fabiodisconzi.com) and I put them in your project's page as son as possible.

Thanks. And then put a link of this page into your project's website.

The information about "UFPCC" are provided by the European Opendata Portal: CORDIS opendata.

More projects from the same programme (H2020-EU.2.1.5.;H2020-EU.2.1.3.;H2020-EU.2.3.1.;H2020-EU.2.1.2.)

HelpingHAND (2018)

A 3D printed, affordable myoelectrical prosthetic hand of personalizeable size for optimal comfort and functionality

Read More  

KEMISTATIC (2018)

New ElectroSTATIC Spraying Process of Two-Component, Solvent-Free, Fast-Curing, Liquid Resins

Read More  

MPDCA (2018)

innovative hot chamber Medium Pressure Die Casting process for Aluminium

Read More