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EDEFU consortium celebrated the VII general meeting of the project

On May 27th the members of EDEFU consortium attended the VII general meeting of the project, Vdz hosted of the event in Berlin.


In addition to the whole consortium, representatives of the European Commission took also the chance to participate in the meetings, increasing this way the feedback of the discussion and the added value of the conclusions.


The different sessions that were programmed served to present a review of the status of the project. At this stage, the prototypes of the technology solutions (such as new heating systems, refractories and recovery systems) for the different sectors addressed (aluminium, glass, ceramics and cement) are ready to be tested and validated


The partners were able to start working on the preparation of the tasks to be done in the following months, paving the way for the validation of the technologies developed within the project.


Furthermore, due to the high industrial impact expected of the results of the project, the dissemination activities and the IPR issues took an important role in the discussions.


Finally, the meeting was closed with a visit to one of the production plants of CEMEX 



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