Vertech Group


: Aug 30, 2016


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Vertech Group General Description

VERTECH GROUP is a French SME engineering with business focus on high-tech environmental engineering and innovation business development. Vertech Group aims to create value by supporting and advising private and public organizations in different sectors (recycling, waste, energy, water, etc.), and regions ( Europe, Latin America) to get from research to market.

Technical capabilities

Life Cycle Thinking

Ecodesign

Circular Economy

Sustainable Communication

· Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)

· Life Cost Cycle (LCC)

· Social Life Cycle Assessment (S-LCA)

· Bioinspiration

· Green chemistry

· Biomaterials

·Waste Valorization

· Recycle

· Reuse

· Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

· Dataviz

· Green marketing

The company is based in Nice, in the French EcoValley, an example of a real sustainable urban environment. Vertech is also present in Spain and has expansion plans to other markets besides Europe ( South America). Vertech is member of the French Life Cycle Assessment Platform (Avnir).

 

Vertech specific activities in international R&D projects

  1. Environmental, social and economic feasibility studies and risk assessments
    • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) à Environmental impacts determination through the whole life cycle for environmental validation, including: Climate change – GHG emissions, Human toxicity, eco-toxicity, acidification, etc.
    • Life Cost Cycle (LCC) à CAPEX and OPEX definition for economic validation and techno-economic assessments.
    • Social Life Cycle Assessment (S-LCA) à socio-economic impacts determination, including: Human rights, Working conditions, Society Health and safety, Governance, Socio-economic repercussions etc.
  2. Exploitation of results: innovative products ranking, general and specific market analysis, business strategy and business plans.
  3. Innovation management and project coordination

 

 

 

Vertech H2020 and FP7 projects

Vertech is very active in R&D projects. Currently, Vertech participates in 12 European R&D projects (seven FP7 projects and five Horizon 2020 projects) in different AREAS: ENERGY, WASTE, WATER, BUILDING and INDUSTRY and MATERIALS.

FFW- Fischer-Tropsch fuel production from olive industry waste.

GRAIL - Glycerol biorefinery approach for high quality industrial products.

WINDUR - Small wind turbine for urban environments.

NOSHAN - Sustainable production of functional and safe feed from food waste.

CLOSEWEEE - Solutions for Electric and Electronic Equipment:  high-grade plastics recycling and critical raw materials recovery.

KARMA2020 - Industrial Feather Waste Valorisation for Sustainable KeRatin based MAterials.

WATER4INDIA - Smart, cost-effective solutions for water treatment in India.

AQUANES - Combined natural and engineered processes for water treatment.

INNOBITE - Transforming urban and agricultural residues into biomaterials for green construction.

RESSEEPE- Retrofitting solutions for energy efficiency in public edification.

JOIN’EM – Join of copper to aluminum by electromagnetic fields.

NANOPACK - Pilot line production of functional polymer nanocomposites for active antimicrobials in food packaging.

Keywords and matching areas:

 Agriculture
 Rural Development
 Innovation
 Low-Carbon Economy
 Bioenergy
 Eco-Innovation
 Natural Resources
 Renewable Energy
 Environment
 Business Writing

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