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The Eco-Innovation initiative rewards ideas for innovative products that protect the environment
Date:1/15/2014

The Eco-innovation initiative bridges the gap between research and the market. It helps good ideas for innovative products, services and processes that protect the environment become fully-fledged commercial prospects, ready for use by business and industry.

The new product is intended for the aeronautic market, where it will be introduced as an environmentally friendly alternative to conventional Cr-based coatings, which provide optimum corrosion protection, but are highly toxic.

The aim of ECOPROT is to industrialise a procedure for glass-like, environmentally-friendly and self-healing cerium-based coatings for corrosion protection of aluminium and magnesium alloys.

The product will be introduced into the French aeronautic sector and will be further extended to address a wider geographical area and possibly other industrial sectors.

The specific tasks

  • Optimization of the coating process for industrial applications (process scale-up)
  • Validation of the coated products according to the high standards of the aeronautic industry, in order to ensure replication of the process
  • Life cycle assessment of the entire process and the final product, taking into account all production stages, from raw materials to energy and water consumption, end-of-life, etc.
  • Business plan to ensure penetration of the final product into the French aeronautic market as a first step and then extend it to other geographical areas

This project will fill the R&D activities that were carried out to develop the coating (within the MULTIPROTECT project) and the commercialization of the final product. The coating systems will be set up to accomplish the specific need of the participating SME (PROMET) by optimizing compositions and synthesis conditions for each substrate and adapting to different primers and finishes, taking into account the current state of the art for each application.

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Contact: Irati Kortabitarte
i.kortabitarte@elhuyar.com
34-943-363-040
Elhuyar Fundazioa
Source:Eurekalert

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