Surovina as a partner of the LFIA-REC project - Recycling of rapid antigen LFIA tests (COVID-19)
The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, together with partners: UKC Maribor, IMT Ljubljana, FTPO Slovenj Gradec, Surovina d.o.o. Maribor, Zlatarna Celje d.o.o., Plastika Skaza d.o.o. approached the project application entitled Recycling of Rapid Antigen LFIA Tests (COVID-19) (acronym: LFIA-REC).
The main goal of the project is the collection and processing of used rapid antigen LFIA tests (COVID-19) and the establishment of a model for their processing with the aim of reusing them for different purposes. The project content follows the long-term goal of the EU Action Plan for the Circular Economy, which includes reducing waste disposal in landfills and increasing the reuse and recycling of waste.