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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Out of EPSRC Remit

Research areas are used to describe EPSRC's portfolio of excellent long term research and high quality postgraduate training.

Grants are classified using one or more research areas. All the grants listed below have some relevance to this research area. The value of the investment is the total awarded by EPSRC and does not reflect the proportion assigned to this research area.

We always try to ensure that grants on the web contains the most recent information but it is possible that some might be slightly out of date.

Grant TitlePrincipal
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
Advancing Creative Circular Economies for Plastics via Technological-Social Transitions (ACCEPT Transitions)Rooney, Professor DQueen's University of BelfastThe Vice Chancellors Office 860,684
Designing-out Plastic WasteMiodownik, Professor MUCLMechanical Engineering 1,009,939
Evolving a circular plastics ecomonyRedshaw, Professor CUniversity of HullChemistry 914,631
Exeter Multidisciplinary Plastics Research hub: ExeMPLaRHopkinson, Professor PUniversity of ExeterManagement 984,856
Holistic integration of technology, design and policy for a greener plastic futureHallett, Professor JPImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 1,002,952
Plastics: Redefining Single-UseRyan, Professor AJUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 1,010,896
RE3 - Rethinking Resources and RecyclingLi, Professor LUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 801,551
UKRI Circular Economy Approaches to Eliminate Plastic Waste - University of CambridgeReisner, Professor EUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 1,010,067

Total Number of Grants: 8
Total Value of Grants: £7,595,575

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).