ReActiv: Industrial Residue Activation for Sustainable Cement Production

The ReActiv project will create a novel sustainable symbiotic value chain, linking the by-product of the alumina production industry and the cement production industry.

low CO2 footprint & reduced wastes

The new ReActiv technologies will modify the properties of Bauxite Residue, transforming into a reactive material suitable for new, low CO2 footprint, cement products. In this manner ReActiv proposes a win-win scenario for both industrial sectors; reducing wastes and CO2 emissions respectively.

Progress, news & press releases

Learn all the latest updates about the REACTIV project

November 29, 2023
ReActiv at NOCMAT 2023
ReActiv crossed the Atlantic Ocean! N. Pires Martins from VITO, had the chance to present “Co-calcined bauxite residue and kaolinitic clay in blended cements: synergy with […]
November 16, 2023
ReActiv at ICSOOBA 2023
The ReActiv project had a strong presence with three (3) presentations at the 41st International Conference and Exhibition of ICSOBA 2023, which took place in Dubai […]
November 10, 2023
ReactiV at ECOMONDO 2023
The Reactiv project had a strong presence at the ECOMONDO 2023, the leading Euro-Mediterranean area green and circular economy expo, which took place in Rimini (Italy) […]

Facts & Figures


ReActiv is an European Commission funded Innovation Action on the H2020-EU. call


22 partners

The Reactiv project brings together 22 partners from 12 countries 



4 years duration

ReActiv started on November 2020 and is expected to be completed in 2024




ReActiv has been granted a total budget of 8.807.929,38 euros