Apply for the Eramet Water Resource Innovation Challenge for impact start-ups 2023

As part of its commitment to sustainable and responsible mining methods, Eramet has announced the Eramet Water Resource Innovation Challenge 2023 in conjunction with EIT RawMaterials. This innovation challenge aims to expedite transformation in the mining and metals business in order to reduce environmental effect while maintaining access to rich resources. It calls for ground-breaking solutions that will contribute to a brighter future for everybody.

To conserve our water resources, Eramet is inviting impact start-ups or SMEs from around the world to propose innovative ideas or solutions that address important water concerns in the mining and metals industries.

Application Prerequisites

Companies, start-ups, or SMEs with a team of at least two people

Providing a solution with advanced technological maturity, at least TRL 5 (technology readiness level). Scalable, technically possible, commercially viable, and environmentally sustainable solutions should be offered.

Addressing one of Eramet’s mining and metals business’s core issues and applications.


FUNDING: You might win a prize of 50,000 € to test and launch your solution or product.
VISIBILITY: Present your proposal to Eramet executives and receive recognition.
CONNECTIONS: Get technical and business advice from industry specialists.
Get a chance to win 50,000€ to collaborate with Eramet on the next steps, such as a Proof of Concept.

How to Use

To apply for the Eramet Water Resource Innovation Challenge, startups should submit a proposal on the application page that includes the following elements:

The following is a description of the proposed solution and its potential impact: Stage of growth and technical perfection
Solution innovation, competitive advantage, and technological feasibility
Qualifications and experience of the team
Timetable and budget for creating and testing the solution
Participation is completely free.

For more information, please visit: Visit the Eramet Water Resource Innovation Challenge 2023 Official Website Deadline: 13 September 202320h00 CET 

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