The decline of the Jute sector in Bangladesh threatens millions of jobs and rural development. The NGO has identified a promising innovation to internationally revalue the jute trade. This sustainable material could turn this ancestral industry into a highly competitive asset for the country.
We develop customized membranes to capture and remove traces of heavy metal contaminants to tackle the challenge of wastewater treatment in the textile industry, the second most water-polluting industry. The membrane allows the heavy metal to be recovered and recycled, allowing for full circularity.