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Funding: Towards a circular bioeconomy for technology-relevant metal recovery

BBSRC are set to open the the following funding call: Apply for funding to use biotechnological solutions that reduce environmental impact in either the textile industry or the recovery of technology-relevant metals.
Maximum award: £375,000
Opening date: 26 May 2022
Closing date: 21 July 2022 16:00 UK time

You must be at lecturer level or above based at a UK research organisation eligible for BBSRC funding.

The opportunity aims to: effectively reuse resources, reducing the need for new fossil-based inputs | reduce the environmental footprint of processes via switching to bio-based alternatives| build in the recovery of materials at end of life.

The full economic cost of your project can be up to £375,000. BBSRC will fund 80% of the full economic cost. Your project can last up to 24 months.

More details here.