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Kick off meeting of the project LIFE RECYMAGNET in LUREDERRA

On 9th September 2014 was celebrated the Kick-off meeting of the project NEW DEMONSTRATIVE PILOT PLANT FOR THE RECYCLING OF NdFeB MAGNETS FROM DISCARDED HDDs “LIFE RECYMAGNET” (LIFE13 ENV/ES/000703) at Lurederra facilities. The project with a total budget of 1.426.007 €, was launched in September of this year and it is at 50% co-financed by the European Union through the LIFE Programme.

The aim of the project is the design and development of a demonstrative pilot plant with a treatment capacity of 75 HDD/h which will be capable to recycle NdFeB magnets from discarded HDDs recovering up to 80% of their active magnetic materials and so satisfying the requirements established in the current European Directive 2012/19/UE and Communication of the 2nd of February of 2011.

Total consortium partners of the project LIFE RECYMAGNET: Coolrec BV (Netherlands), Machinefabriek Otto Schouten (Netherlands), Magnet Sales & Service LTD (UK) and Technological Centre Lurederra (Spain) – host and coordinator- attended the Kick off meeting.

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