South Africa
Wastewater treatment
Waste Management
Environmentally responsible

Dolphin Coast Landfill Management (DCLM) (operated by Veolia) would like to find more environmentally friendly and economically viable ways to solidify the concentrate of their effluent treatment plant. They are seeking solutions utilising innovative solidification agents that can deal with large and increasing volumes of concentrate. Solutions are invited from, but not limited to, the following sectors:

  • Waste management
  • Transport
  • Water
  • Environmental services
  • Manufacturing
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • Industrial biology

Rewards & Benefits 

  • UP to GBP 25,000 seed funding (Subject to T&C)
  • Opportunity to pitch your solution to DCLM/Veolia
  • Collaboration/partnership with DCLM/Veolia
  • Technical support and Mentorship from DCLM/Veolia team
  • Mentorship programme facilitated by KTN
    Sector expertise from KTN
  • Support in the development of a prototype or pilot 
  • Invitation to attend or present at KTN events
  • Investor introductions (if investment is required)
  • Application support for any Innovate UK or similar competitions that are relevant



  • Established businesses, start-ups, SMEs or individual entrepreneurs
  • Africa-based entrants, UK-based entrants and those from RoW are invited to apply

Closing date for applications: 14 July 2023

Click here for more information and how to apply. 

Closing date
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
​Transportation and storage