Cégep RDL receives $4.9M in funding for bio-transformational research

February 10, 2020

The Cégep de Rivière-du-Loup's Groupe de recherche en environnement et biotechnologie (Environmental and Biotechnology Research Group) has received $4.9M in funding for research projects in anaerobic digestion and water treatment. The funds will help optimize regional water processes and set up a bio-transformation platform for key residual materials for the Bas-Saint-Laurent region. $2M of the funds came from NSERC, while $1.5M was donated by MRC de Rivière-du-Loup, la Ville de Rivière-du-Loup, and several regional companies. Cégep RDL also received $575K from the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the Government of Quebec. Cégep RDL(QC)