Center for Research and Technology Hellas (Greece)

Center for Research and Technology Hellas (est. 2000) is a leading Research Centre in Greece and the EU (ranked 1st in Greece and 14th in the EU in terms of funds attracted in H2020). It is organized in 5 institutes and employs >1200 (mainly engineers & scientists) in 7 cities. 


Main role: CERTH is the project coordinator. Apart from the project management, it is the leader of WP1 and WP4 focusing on guidelines and tools for supporting transformation of FPR into SI and on nutrient recovery and SI production. It leads the development of the Greek LL especially in running the separation technologies and is involved in the transportation/handling/mapping of FPR and application of circular economy practices. 


Ilvolved persons:  

Kyriakos Panopoulos, Principal Researcher, Coordinator 

Vera Proskinitopoulou, Scientist, Junior researcher 

Souzana Lorentzou, Engineer, Senior Researcher  

Ioannis Garagounis, Engineer, Senior Researcher 

Anastasios Vourros, Engineer, Senior Researcher 

Panagiotis Dimopoulous Toursidis, Scientist 

Vera Chatzinikolaou, Administrative personnel 

The Consortium

  • Center for Research and Technology Hellas (Greece)
  • The Association Nationale des Industries Alimentaires (France)
  • University of Applied Sciences (Finland)
  • Soilfood OY (Finland)
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentàries (Spain)
  • Università degli studi di Parma (Italy)
  • Assembly of European Regions producing Fruits, Vegetables and Ornamental Plants (France)
  • Leitat Technological Center (Spain)
  • SEDE Environment (France)
  • 3R-BioPhosphate Ltd. (Hungary)
  • Instituto Technologico del Embalaje, Transporte y Logistica(Spain)
  • Legacoop Agroalimentare (Italy)
  • WINGS ICT Solutions (Greece)
  • Wageningen University & Research (Netherlands)
  • Confagricoltura general Confederation of Italian Agriculture (Italy)
  • Biomasa Peninsular S.A (Spain)
  • Institute of soil Science and Plant Cultivation State Research Institute (Poland)
  • Cluster of Bioeconomy and Environment of Western Macedonia (Greece)
  • Waste Management of Western Macedonia S.A. (Greece)
  • KOTO d.o.o. (Slovenia)
  • Gesco Societa Cooperativa Agricola (Italy)
  • University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
  • Bay Zoltan Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research (Hungary)
  • Savonia University of Applied Sciences (Finland)
  • Spanish National Research Council (Spain)
  • Science and Research Centre Koper (Slovenia)
  • Euroquality SAS (France)
  • Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (Switzerland)