Bioleaching applications to electronic waste to extract and recyle precious metals

Project: Research

Project Details


This is a KTP (Knowledge Transfer Partnership) that aim at developing in-house bio-leaching capability for extraction of precious metals from Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). This provide the company with a green method to recycle rare metals, whilst preserving the environment and preventing health-related issues for those involved worldwide.
Short titleWEEE Bioleaching
Effective start/end date15/11/1827/11/21


  • Bioleaching, WEEE., electronic waste, bioremediation