EPA Funded Research Project ‘BioPost’: Job opportunities

Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin and Cré are delighted to announce commencement of a research project on BioPost – ‘Sustainable, biodegradable, compostable and recyclable plastics for packaging and end of life management’. This project is funded under the EPA Research Programme 2014-2020. The EPA Research Programme is a Government of Ireland initiative funded by the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment.

BioPost aim is to develop sustainable environmentally friendly plastics to address the real world problems of current plastics. BioPost will focus on using commercially available and indigenous novel biodegradable polymers and develop composites suitable for packaging applications and evaluate their end-of-life options; separation from mixed plastic waste, recyclability, compostability and biodegradability under standard industrial conditions.

Currently the project is recruiting researchers to work on the project. (see links below)
Job Description PDF BioICEP 2020
Job Description PDF EPA 2020
Job Description RA EPA 2020

For further Information contact:
Prof. Ramesh Padamati, E: BABUP@tcd.ie