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ORION

ORganic waste management by a small-scale Innovative automated system of anaerobic digestION.

ORION aims at allowing a vast majority of SMEs to manage their organic waste by themselves in order to decrease their treatment costs (storage, transport, landfill or incineration) and increase on-site hygiene conditions.

http://cordis.europa.eu/search/index.cfm?fuseaction=proj.document&PJ_RCN...

Budget: 
£2,547,349.00
Project date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 to Friday, July 31, 2015

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Prof Krishna Persaud

Research interests in the area of olfaction from physiology to chemistry. Has been involved in the development of gas sensor arrays for sensing odours based on conducting polymers, that became commercialised by Aromascan plc, now Osmetech plc.

Keywords: 
Technology, Aerosols, Smell, Health, Polymers, Electric and electronics, Instrumentation, Biosensors, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer science, Sustainability, Teaching, Education, Aviation, Crime and security, Transport