General information

ICON project
Started: 01/10/2014, Duration: 30 months
Status: Ended
Project contact: Jan Sijnave (ABV)


Industry: Eurolino, Flipts & Dobbels, Soieries Elite, Verhalle, Wavalin

Knowledge institutions: KU LeuvenUGent

In this ICON project an adapted extraction process for flax fibers will be developed and validated. The aim is to obtain an economically competitive production method of preforms for high performance composite applications.

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This project is part of:

Next generation nano-engineered polymer hybrids: developing structural composite materials with increased durability, improved recyclability and low weight.

General information

Started: 01/10/2010
Theme: Durable & Sustainable Structural Materials
Program manager: Griet Van Cauwenberghe