The 7th Framework EU co-funded project's objective is the creation of an innovative process based on the modification of recovered fibre to be used to produce new functional packaging products with high level of standardization in EU, reducing the need of the sector for virgin fibre and supporting the competitiveness of SMEs in the EU packaging sector.
The Fibre+ consortium consists of 10 partners across the EU from trade associations, industrial and research centres.
The Coordinator of the project is Dott. Eugenio Cavallini, Technical Manager of CEPI, the Confederation of European Paper Industries – Brussels Belgium; CEPI is the Coordinator Organization.
The scientific Coordinator is Prof. Stergios Adamopoulos, from Technological Educational Institute Of Larissa – Greece.