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paperChain: new market niches for the paper industry waste based on circular economy and sustainability approaches

Ríos-Davila, F.; Barruetabeña-Oregui, L.; Cañas Rojas, A.; Orejana Gonzalez, R.; Sopelana, A.; Miro, R.; Martinez, A.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
19th European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production: Circular Europe for Sustainability: Design, Production and Consumption
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Book of congress proceedings
ERSCP2019: OpenConf Peer Review & Conference Management System
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Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)
Project funding
New market niches for the Pulp and Paper Industry waste based on circular economy approaches
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Europe ranks second in the world in Pulp & Paper products and generates around 11 million tonnes of waste annually. The paperChain project, funded by the programme Horizon 2020, aims at creating new markets for different Pulp & Paper waste streams by upcycling and creating secondary raw materials for other resource intensive sectors. Five circular cases are deployed all over Europe to demonstrate the technical, socioeconomical and environmental feasibility of the solutions carried out, within bu...
Ríos-Davila, F. [et al.]. paperChain: new market niches for the paper industry waste based on circular economy and sustainability approaches. A: European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production. "ERSCP2019: OpenConf Peer Review & Conference Management System". Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2019, p. 1.
Circular Economy, LCA, Roads, Sustainability, pulp and paper industry
Group of research
MATCAR - Construction Materials and Roads


  • Ríos-Davila, Francisco-Javier  (author and speaker )
  • Barruetabeña-Oregui, Leire  (author and speaker )
  • Cañas Rojas, Antonio  (author and speaker )
  • Orejana Gonzalez, Roberto  (author and speaker )
  • Sopelana, Amaia  (author and speaker )
  • Miro Recasens, Jose Rodrigo  (author and speaker )
  • Martinez Reguero, Adriana Haydee  (author and speaker )