VITO

Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek

Technological innovation

Low-Carbon technologies

Efficient use of resources and materials

Overview

VITO is a leading European independent research and technology organisation in the areas of cleantech and sustainable development, elaborating solutions for the large societal challenges of today. VITO provides innovative and high-quality solutions, whereby large and small companies can gain a competitive advantage, and advises industry and governments on determining their policy for the future. VITO has 750 highly-qualified employees who work on international projects all around the world. VITO’s headquarters are located in Mol. VITO focuses on five different research programmes: sustainable chemistry, energy, health, materials management and land use. Each programme builds up a strong base of knowledge and skill, with added value for industry and society. The result is new and innovative research and a comprehensive range of scientific services.

Creation date: 09/09/2016

Bloc onglets

Description
Bloc 1

Name

Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek

Boeretang 200
2400 mol
Belgium

Arr. Turnhout

vito.be

Bloc 2

Type of actor

Higher education and research

Bloc 3

Interest to cooperate

various topics on sustainable chemistry developments: alternative feedstocks: 1. Biomass (lignin, algae & insects) as carbon source 2. CO2 as carbon source Sustainable industrial processes: 3. process intensification of chemical and biological processes 4. synthesis of new products or through new routes 5. reuse and valorisation of waste streams.

Bloc 4

Experience in INTERREG project?

Yes

Bloc 5

Comments

A number of interreg prpjects have been executed within VITO.