Better Life with MgO

Useful Links

LIFE Programme Web Page:

EPA’s facts on Sulfur Oxide pollution:

European Environmental Agency on Air Pollution:

European Environmental Agency Data on Sulfur Oxide Emissions:

The Industrial Emission Directive:

BREF and BAT Conclusions for the Cement, Lime and Magnesium Oxide Manufacturing Industries:

Grecian Magnesite:

European Association of Mining Industries, Metal Ores & Industrial Minerals:

EU Research and Innovation (get involved):

Project Information

Project title:
New desulfurization technology for SOx reduction with positive net environmental impact based on MgO reagents
Project code:
LIFEENV 15/GR/000338
Project Acronym:
LIFEPOSITIVEMgOFGD
Project Duration:
1/7/2016 – 31/12/2019
Total project budget:
2,333,817 €
Total eligible project budget:
1,882,818 €
EU/LIFE financial contribution:
1,129,690 €

Grecian Magnesite is the coordinating (and sole) beneficiary.