Entries by SYSTEMIC


Producing renewable energy and nutrients from waste can be a viable business and strengthen our circular economy – the SYSTEMIC project works to show how this can become reality across Europe. Watch the new SYSTEMIC video to find out more! “Nutrients keep us alive, let’s give a new life to nutrients!”

NEW SYSTEMIC Infographic

Find out how recovering nutrients from biowaste and re-using them on croplands can contribute to the transition of agriculture to a circular economy in the new SYSTEMIC infographic.

Successful 1st European Sustainable Nutrient Initiative

SYSTEMIC was one of six EU H2020 projects that came together to organise the first European Sustainable Nutrient Initiative. Research and innovation are crucial for the promotion of nutrient recycling as an essential component of the circular economy. The ESNI (European Sustainable Nutrient Initiative) conference showed how EU research is working to raise awareness on […]

An article on SYSTEMIC in the Impact journal

The Impact Journal has published an open-access article about SYSTEMIC. In it, our project coordinator, Oscar Schoumans, talks about our goals, overcoming barriers and how the living labs work to increase the impact of the project.

Save the date! 22/1/2019 – European Sustainable Nutrient Initiative (ESNI)

European Sustainable Nutrient Initiative – ESNI 2019 Nutrient recycling has an essential role to play on circular economy. Closing nutrient cycles can provide substantial benefits for EU citizens and their environment and generate major new economic value. Nutrient recycling has an essential role to play on circular economy. Closing nutrient cycles can provide substantial benefits for […]

Report on regulations governing AD and NRR in EU member states

You can now read a new report from the work conducted by SYSTEMIC on regulations governing Anaerobic Digestion (AD) and Nutrient Recovery and Reuse (NRR) in EU member states. This report is the result and the first milestone towards the development of business cases and business models: review and evaluation of the policy and regulatory framework […]

Successful Policy-Research Workshop on the Nitrates Directive as part of the Circular Economy

On the 30th May 2018 the H2020 projects SYSTEMIC and AGROCYCLE held a joint policy-research workshop entitled ‘Fertilising products based on animal manure under the Nitrates Directive and the Circular Economy’  in Brussels. Background The uptake of nutrient recovery from bio-waste, animal manure and sewage sludge across Europe is only viable if there is an […]

April to September 2018: events on the circular economy of nutrients

Don’t miss the following conferences: Global Bioeconomy Summit, Berlin. April 19th-20th Sludge Management in Circular Economy, Rome. May 23rd-25th 14th International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries, Ghent. May 30th- June 1st 3rd European Sustainable Phosphorus Conference, Helsinki. June 11th-13th Nutrient Stewardship and Next-generation fertilisers workshop, Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef, December 15th-19th 6th Symposium of Phosphorus in Soils and Plants […]

ManuResource conference 2017

The 3rd edition of the ManuREsource conference took place in Eindhoven in late November 2017 co-organized by SYSTEMIC partner VCM and also by the local hosting partner, the Nutrient Platform (The Netherlands). Bringing together 230 participants, the conference showcased the large variety of technologies currently available for nutrient and energy recovery from manure. One of the […]