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Research, development and design to improve the process of food waste bioconversion - GoTerra - Commonwealth Grant Agreement

Project Member(s): Walden, R., Lie, S., Nemme, A., Pandolfo, B.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Department of Industry, Innovation and Science (Innovation Connections)
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science (Innovation Connections)
Goterra Pty Ltd (Goterra)
Goterra Pty Ltd (Goterra)

Start year: 2023

Summary: The project will explore solutions for mechanisms and or tools that separate fly larvae from frass and any residual liquids. Separation must be conducted in a manner to avoid damaging or harming the larvae. The design solution must allow for safe, easy and effective separation and integrate with the current MIBS system. A final design proposal will consist of a proof-of-concept prototype.

FOR Codes: Industrial and product design, Management of solid waste from commercial services and tourism, Environmentally sustainable manufacturing activities