Québec‒Mexico bilateral expert group on the optimal recovery of residual agricultural, agroindustrial, and forestry biomass

Stéphane Godbout

Researcher, P.Eng., agr., Ph.D.

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Description

The aim of the project is to support the strategic Québec‒Mexico bilateral expert group on the optimal recovery of residual agricultural, agroindustrial, and forestry biomass.

Objective(s)

  • Develop specific indicators for selecting the best recovery method based on the intrinsic characteristics of each residual biomass, as well as the availability and potential uses of residual biomass in Canada and Mexico
  • Evaluate the most appropriate strategies and processes for the reuse, processing, and recovery of residual biomass, based on availability, technical and economic feasibility, and environmental impact
  • Develop a strategic plan for knowledge transfer to potential users and actors responsible for making decisions on the use, retrieval, and recovery of residual biomass in both countries

From 2017 to 2019

Project duration

Waste conversion

Service

This collaboration will contribute to the development of alternative energy sources and a reduction in solid waste.

Partners

ITSPe | Relations internationales et Francophonie : XVI Groupe de travail Québec-Mexique

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