PhoSave

Innovative solution for Phosphate recovery from Exhausted Extinguishing Powders

Our Vision

“We want to be a Green chemical company, which invests in research to develop innovative products and services, customized for the customer, while respecting the value of Sustainability and Ethics of Work.”
We connect our unique competences in agriculture, fire fighting sector, and materials sciences to create solutions that feed, protect and improve performances.

our Objectives

The aim of the PHOSave project is the recovery of exhausted extinguishing powder (polyvalent powder) via an eco-innovative, chemical/physical, solubilisation process. In particular, PHOSave aims at developing a system for the recovering of phosphate contained in exhausted extinguishing powder, in order to develop new products to use in fields such as the agriculture and wood sector.
PHOSave specific objectives
Developing an innovative eco-compatible method for removing the silicon component from exhausted extinguishing powders;
Implementing an industrial plant for the treatment of this waste, recovering monoammonium phosphate;
Obtaining raw materials for the formulation of specialty fertilizers for agricultural use, and for the production of flame retardants in the wood sector;
Achieving further environmental benefits in terms of reduced greenhouse gas emissions.

Upcoming Events

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Ecomondo 2018
Rimini, Italy
21
Jun
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Il Naviglio soc. agr.
Via Righetta, Fabbrico (RE), Italy
13
Jun
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ACHEMA 2018
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
12
Jun
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FDLG-Feldtage 2018
Bernburg-Strenzfeld, Germany
11
Jun
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European Sustainable Phosphorus Conference 2018
Helsinki, Finlandia Hall, Finland
17
May
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Terremerse
Campo Sperimentale, Via Armentario, 48123 San Romualdo RA, Italy
02
May
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Turkish Standards Institution (TSE)
Istanbul, Turkey
06
Apr
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Agriumbria
Bastia Umbria PG, Italy
22
Feb
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Myplant & Garden - International Green Expo
Fiera Milano Rho-Pero, Milan, Italy
20
Feb
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IFEMA - FERIA SICUR
Avenida del Partenón, 5, CAMPO DE LAS NACIONES, Madrid, Spain
31
Jan
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Fieragricola
Verona, Italy
21
Jan
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Intersec
Dubai, UAE
14
Mar
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Horizon 2020: Associated! Swiss National Conference (2017)
Kursaal, Bern, Switzerland
23
Nov
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SME Instrument Conference (2016)
Technology Centre CAS, Ve Struhách 27, Prague 6
1
DEC
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Phosphorus Stewardship in Industrial Applications (2016)
Crowne Plaza Hotel - Infinity room, Rue Gineste, Brussels centre - metro Rogier

Public Deliverables

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PHOSave - Deliverable D3.2 Sample of Magnetic Material
SME Instrument - Phase 2
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PHOSave - Deliverable D5.3 Pilot Plant
SME Instrument - Phase 2
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PHOSave - Deliverable D6.1 LCA Report
SME Instrument - Phase 2
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PHOSave - Deliverable D6.2 Chemical, Phytotoxicity, Phytotron and Greenhouse Tests Report
SME Instrument - Phase 2
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PHOSave - Deliverable D7.2 Training program and materials
SME Instrument - Phase 2
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PHOSave - Deliverable D7.4 Business model for European fertilizer producers
SME Instrument - Phase 2

Project Team

ProPhos Chemicals S.r.l.
ProPHOS Chemicals S.r.l., a young, dynamic and innovative company based in San Giovanni in Croce (northern Italy), is an eco-minded producer of firefighting powder, micro granular fertilizers and flame retardant materials.
Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI), Dept. Chimica
The Politecnico of Milano (POLIMI), founded in 1863, is a scientific technological university which trains engineers, architects and industrial designers. In figures, 15%, 19% and 41% of the graduates in Italy in the above disciplines, respectively. 
Biotecnologie B.T. S.r.l.
Biotecnologie B.T. S.r.l. is an Italian Contract Research Organization (CRO), certified in Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and Good Experimental Practice (GEP). The company operates in the field of crop protection products.
HHL S.r.l.
HHL S.r.l., with its commercial brand Arsonus Digital, is a small company linked to an international experienced group of creative enthusiasts from multicultural backgrounds and nationalities. Over the years, this experience is been used to develop unique websites, customized according to customers vision and requirements.
S4B Consulting S.r.l.
S4B Consulting S.r.l. is an Italian company founded on December 2013 with the mission to offer a professional, flexible, and innovative approach to all financial and accounting issues. S4B Consulting S.r.l. is committed to build long-term client relationships, fostering a seamless collaboration.

Contact us

call us +39 0375 91275
address Via Valletta 9, 26037 San Giovanni In Croce (CR), Italy 
email m.michelotti@phosave.com