The valorization of the current waste, together with the technological breakthroughs proposed in KaRMA2020 guarantee significant benefits from both environmental and economical point of view. Due to the innovation potential of KaRMA2020, the project will have relevant impacts:

  • Technical impact, by the optimization of feather processing methods from lab to industrial scale
  • Industrial impact, by the manufacturing of bio-based raw materials and by the production and the validation of end products
  • Environmental impact, by reducing the negative environmental effect due to the feather waste as well as by the replacement of non-renewable primary raw material with renewable raw materials for the industrial production
  • Economic impact, by the promotion of innovative applications and products with higher value from the current waste