Catalogue of Environmental Research Expertise in Ireland

The Catalogue of Irish Expertise in Environmental Research provides an insight into Irish Companies and Research Organisations active in the field of Environmental Research. You can View and Search the profiles of Irish researchers and companies; Register your profile; Keep it up-to-date; but also post your Partner Search Request or Expression of interest in a specific Call.

Irish Research Success in Horizon 2020

Under the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenges and SIMEINST, Irish researchers are involved in 4 projects. These are listed in the Table below. To view and download the information leaflet on each project, please click on the link(s) provided.

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Protection of the environment, sustainable management of natural resources, water, biodiversity and ecosystems

AQUACROSS Knowledge, Assessment, and Management for AQUAtic Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services aCROSS EU policies UCC

Ensuring the sustainable supply of non-energy and non-agricultural raw materials

MINATURA 2020 Developing a concept for a European minerals deposit framework UCC

Boosting the potential of small businesses for eco-innovation & a sustainable supply of raw materials.

Lt-AD Low-temperature Anaerobic Digestion treatment of low-strength wastewaters NVP Energy Ltd
TyRec Whole Tyre Recycling within 30 Minutes with Molten Zinc – towards a circular economy Composite Recycling Ltd

Irish Research Success in EU Framework Programme 7 (FP7)

Under the EU Framework Programme 7 (FP7), Irish researchers are involved in 55 projects, included 6 coordinated by Ireland. These are listed in the Table below. To view and download the information leaflet on each project, please click on the link(s) provided. You can also download our Summary Brochure

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EFFESUS Energy efficiency for EU historic districts Delap & Waller EcoCo Ltd
JHEP Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) on Cultural Heritage and Global Change: a new challenge for Europe Heritage Council


COMENVIR Communicating environmental impacts on water quality availability and use Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd
MARINETT European Marine Knowledge Transfer and Uptake of Results AquaTT Ltd


COBWEB Citizen Observatory Web UCD, NUIM
CITCLOPS Citizens' observatory for coast and ocean optical monitoring Coastwatch Europe
COMMON SENSE Cost-Effective Sensors, Interoperable with International Existing Ocean Observing Systems, to Meet EU Policies Requirements AquaTT UETP Ltd, DCU, UCC, T.E Laboratories Ltd
SENSEOCEAN Marine Sensors for the 21st Century T.E Laboratories Ltd


COPHES European coordination action on human biomonitoring HSE
HEALTHY FUTURES Health, environmental change and adaptive capacity: mapping, examining and anticipating future risks of water-related vector-borne diseases in east Africa. TCD
ERA-ENVHEALTH Coordination of national environment and health research programmes EPA


HERMIONE Hotspot Ecosystem Research and Man's Impact on European seas NUIG
MESMA Monitoring and Evaluation of Spatially Managed Areas UCC
CORALFISH Assessment of the Interaction between corals, fish and fisheries, in order to develop monitoring and predictive modelling tools for ecosystem based management in deep waters of Europe and beyond NUIG
ODEMM Options for Delivering Ecosystem-Based Marine Management Marine Law and Ocean Policy Research Services Ltd
KNOWSEAS Knowledge-based Sustainable Management for Europe's Seas UCC
EELIAD European Eels in the Atlantic: Assessment of their Decline Marine Institute Central Fisheries Board
SEAS ERA Towards integrated European marine research strategy and programmes Marine Institute
STAGES Science and Technology Advancing Governance of Good Environmental Status Aqua TT Ltd
SALSEA-MERGE Advancing understanding of Atlantic Salmon at Sea: Merging Genetics and Ecology to resolve Stock-specific Migration and Distribution patterns Marine Institute UCC
VECTORS Vectors of Change in Oceans and Seas Marine Life, Impact on Economic Sectors UCD


PEGASOS Pan-European Gas-AeroSol climate interaction Study NUIG
CARBOCHANGE Changes in carbon uptake and emissions by oceans in a changing climate NUIG
GHG EUROPE Greenhouse gas management in European land use systems UCD
CLIMATECOST Full Costs of Climate Change ESRI
ENTRACTE Economic iNsTRuments to Achieve Climate Targets in Europe AP Envecon Ltd
CIRCLE-2 Climate Impact Research & Response Coordination for a Larger Europe-2nd Generation ERA-Net Science meets Policy EPA
JPI CLIMATE Joint Programming Initiative Connecting Climate Knowledge for Europe EPA
CLAMER Climate Change and Marine Ecosystem Research Results NUIG
BACCHUS Impact of Biogenic versus Anthropogenic emissions on Clouds and Climate: towards a Holistic UnderStanding NUIG


OPERAS Operational Potential of Ecosystem Research Applications UCD
ECOFINDERS Ecological Function and Biodiversity Indicators in European Soils Teagasc
INTEGRAL Future-oriented integrated management of European forest landscapes UCD
WISER Water bodies in Europe: Integrated System to assess Ecological status and Recovery TCD
WATEUR Tackling European Water Challenges EPA
TURAS Transitioning towards Urban Resilience and Sustainability UCD, Dublin City Council
BRIDGE sustainaBle uRban planning Decision support accountinG for urban mEtabolism TCD
KNEU Developing a Knowledge Network for European expertise on biodiversity and ecosystem services to inform policy making economic sectors Biotanical Environmental & Conservation Consultants Ltd.
DANCERS DANube macroregion: Capacity building and Excellence in River Systems (basin, delta and sea) UCC
SMARTOPENDATA Open Linked Data for environment protection in Smart Regions The National Microelectronics Applications Centre Ltd., Sindice Ltd., Mid-West Regional Authority


ZEROWIN Towards Zero Waste in Industrial Networks Multimedia Computer System Ltd, UL
IDREEM Increasing Industrial Resource Efficiency in European Mariculture Daithi O'Murchu Marine Research Station Ltd.
MOSSCLONE Creating and testing a method for controlling the air quality based on a new biotechnological tool. Use of a devitalized moss clone as passive contaminant sensor T.E Laboratories Ltd.
END-O-SLUG Marketable sludge derivatives from sustainable processing of wastewater in highly integrated treatment plant Teagasc
ORFEUS Operational Radar For Every drill string Under the Street Dublin City Council, GMC Civil and Mechanical Engineering Ltd.
CETIEB Cost-Effective Tools for Better Indoor Environment in Retrofitted Energy Efficient Buildings Delap & Waller EcoCo Ltd
MEMORI Measurement, Effect Assessment and Mitigation of Pollutant Impact on Movable Cultural Assets. Innovative Research for Market Transfer. DCU
MIDTAL Microarrays for the Detection of Toxic Algae NUIG
ECO-INNOVERA ERA-NET ON ECO-INNOVATION-Boosting eco-innovation through joint cooperation in research and dissemination EPA
ECO-INDIA Energy-efficient, community-based water and wastewater-treatment systems for deployment in India UCC
LCA TO GO Boosting Life Cycle Assessment Use in European Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: Serving Needs of Innovative Key Sectors with Smart Methods and Tools Enterprise Ireland ,Carl Diver Advanced Manufacturing Consulting Ltd., Multimedia Computer System Ltd
RecycAL High Shear Processing of Recycled Aluminium Scrap for Manufacturing High Performance Aluminium Alloys UCD


FUTUREVOLC A European volcanological supersite in Iceland: a monitoring system and network for the future UCD
ASARTE Assessment, STrategy And Risk Reduction for Tsunamis in Europe UCD
INFRARISK Novel Indicators for identifying critical INFRAstructure at RISK from natural hazards Roughan & O'Donovan Ltd, Gavin and Doherty Geosolutions Ltd.

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