Projeto nº 0366_RES2VALHUM_1_P


Res2ValHum - Recovery of organic waste: production of humic substances


Co-financed by the European Union through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) under the INTERREG V-A Spain-Portugal Program (POCTEP) 2014-2020.

Total eligible cost: 2 108 235,30 €

EU financial support: 1 581 176,48 €

Self-financing: 527 058,83 €

Period of execution:
2017-06-01 to 2020-12-31

Location and Consortium:


- Universidade do Minho (promotor líder)
- CVR - Centro para a Valorização de Resíduos
- LIPOR – Serviço Intermunicipalizado de Gestão de Resíduos do Grande Porto
- BRAVAL – Valorização e Tratamento de Resíduos Sólidos, S.A.


- Sociedade Galega do Medio Ambiente – SOGAMA
- Centro de Valorización Ambiental del Norte, S.L.
- Universidad de Santiago de Compostela



The Res2ValHum project aims to promote composting as an instrument for organic waste management, the recovery of the compost in a set of applications with high added value and the consequent reduction of the amount of waste deposited in landfills.


- Promote composting as a treatment practice for organic waste;

- Promote the use of compost in agriculture as a fertilizer / substrate / soil broker of organic origin and contribute to sustainable environmental management;

- Analyze and optimize the composting process in order to improve the quality and quantity of the compound produced.


Sustainable Finance
The CVR, in partnership with ISQ, is promoting an initiative that aims to bring the topic of “Sustainable Finance” to debate.
Italian school students intern at CVR
Four students from the Italian school IIS "A. Olivetti" interned at CVR. The objective of this exchange is to internationalize their skills, strengthen their language abilities, broaden horizons and anticipate their entry into the job market. CVR welcomed the students as part of the Financiamento Base Mission2GG - Grow Green project.