Marche Region presented a regional operative program according to the European Fund of regional development \'POR MARCHE FESR 2014/2020\' as an investment program involving different partners on strategical research topics to medium-long term development of those areas affected by seismic events occurred in 2016/17. This initiative is keeping into account the specificity of the industries of the Region with the aim to guarantee the diversification of development processes able to sustain the economy of the territory. ELANTAS participated to this regional cluster as active partner in the project related to bio-based materials
Bio-Based material project
To research and test alternative bio-based materials for coatings as replacement or partial replacement of conventional raw materials in order to reduce the environmental, health or safety impact of the finished product or during the process.
A study will be conducted on the possibility to re-use or re-cycle the waste materials or materials coming after de-manufacturing either of ELANTAS products or of partners’ products. The output of the project should result in finished products usable in ELANTAS markets or in the markets of the partner industries.