Centre for Advanced Process Technology for Urban Resource recovery

CO2 to product

Today, Flanders is emitting approximately 65 Mton of carbon dioxide or CO2 per year, half of which is produced by point...

Water 'fit-for-use'

Industrial water use can account for 25% of the total production cost and up to 57% of the total freshwater consumption...

Plastics to resource

Plastics are a key material within the circular economy. Their diverse composition and processing techniques make them both...

Latest

CAPTURE wishes to strengthen multidisciplinary research as well as its researchers. As individual researchers gather expertise and develop technology, they have a unique profile to improve society through entrepreneurship and giving their research a real life. The CAPTURE Entrepreneurial...

CAPTURE researchers in the group of Prof. Korneel Rabaey have collaborated with Teresa van Dongen to create Electric Life. This is a lamp based on the principle of a microbial...

Dr. Marjolein Vanopppen was hosted at Van Gils & gasten, a Flemish TV-show to explain how our diet impacts global water cycles and land use....

About

Capture

The CAPTURE initiative, which started in 2015 and has grown from interdisciplinary collaboration between several young and dynamic professors from 3 different faculties from Ghent University. CAPTURE proposes an integrated approach based on three pillars: 

  • Clustering of expertise, infrastructure and stakeholders in thematic pipelines, developing solutions from waste to resource, to final application
  • Acceleration of the introduction of knowledge and technologies towards industry and society
  • Training of multidisciplinary professionals

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