Caring about the future

InPaCTus - Innovative Products and Technologies from Eucalyptus
Coordinator - The Navigator Company
CESAM Responsible researcher - Luís Tarelho
Programme - POCI - Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização
Execution dates - 2018-02-01 - 2022-10-31 (57 Months)
Funding Entity - ANI - Agência Nacional de Inovação
Funding for CESAM - 364000 €
Total Funding - 14600000 €
Proponent Institution - The Navigator Company
Participating Institutions
Universidade de Aveiro
Universidade de Coimbra (UC)

Project Description
The project Inpactus aims to develop new solutions, such as cellulosic pulps with innovative features, new paper products with different specificities and functions, tissue paper with innovative properties, new bioproducts, biofuels and other materials obtained from the deconstruction and conversion of forest biomass and by-products from the pulp industry.
This Project responds to challenges in the areas of Pulp, Paper and Tissue business and in the emerging area of Bio-refineries and Bioproducts. This Project aims to become an exemplary success story of University-Company cooperation, through the creation of a true Center of Excellence, multipolar and delocalized, in the area of knowledge and innovation, from eucalyptus.

Project webpage

CESAM members on this project
Ana Paula Gomes
Carlos Borrego
Helena Nadais
Luís Tarelho

Postdoc Fellow

CESAM Funding: UIDP/50017/2020 + UIDB/50017/2020 + LA/P/0094/2020