Re ECF Project: ECF 2015-63

Project Title: Developing a High-Throughput Vegetable Waste Valorisation Technology to Produce High-Value Green Substitutes of Petroleum Derivatives

Applicant: Dr Daniel C W TSANG, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Total Approved Grant: $1,358,996

Duration: 4/7/2016 to 3/7/2018

Project Status/Remarks: On-going

This project aims to develop an innovative technology for food waste valorisation so as to promote waste recycling and circular economy within the local context. The project will apply state-of-the-art scientific knowledge to integrate and establish a custom-made, innovative physico-chemical technology for recycling and valorising the pre-consumer vegetable waste in Hong Kong.

Summary of the Findings/Outcomes:
To be available upon completion of the project