BANTgo Joins Forces with EIT RawMaterials Accelerator to Catalyze Sustainable Innovation in the EU | BANTgo | impact2earn®
03Sep, 23 September 3, 2023
  • By Joseph Patterson

Dubai, UAE — BANTgo, a leading force in driving positive change through collaboration with governments, businesses, and community organizations, has announced a pivotal partnership with the renowned EIT RawMaterials Accelerator program (Co-Funded by the European Union). This collaboration aims to supercharge BANTgo’s Impact2Earn platform, propelling sustainable innovation and ushering in a new era of environmentally conscious technology solutions.

As the world witnesses an unparalleled shift towards net-carbon-neutrality, the demand for critical and strategic raw materials has surged. Innovations such as electric vehicles, solar panels, and wind turbines hinge on a sustainable supply chain of these vital resources. BANTgo’s Impact2Earn platform seamlessly aligns with this global vision, fostering a circular economy through responsible e-waste recycling and innovative NFT reward systems. By promoting the recycling of obsolete electronics, BANTgo significantly curtails toxic waste while bolstering economic growth.

EIT RawMaterials Accelerator: Fostering Breakthroughs in Sustainable Practices

The partnership with EIT RawMaterials Accelerator amplifies BANTgo’s capacity to accelerate sustainable innovation. EIT RawMaterials is a trailblazing initiative committed to supporting start-ups and services across the raw materials value chain. BANTgo’s entry into this accelerator program symbolizes a major stride toward fostering sustainable practices throughout Europe.

The accelerator program is designed to transform visionary ideas into market-ready products and services. Comprising three phases, the program culminates in grant amounts totaling €90,000 to bolster growth and development.

EIT RawMaterials: A Network of Collaborative Excellence

With a presence as the largest pan-European network spanning the raw materials value chain, EIT RawMaterials boasts over 300 partners. Its six innovation hubs across Europe facilitate local market access and provide fertile ground for forging partnerships. The accelerator’s emphasis on collaboration and resource-sharing underscores its commitment to fostering holistic growth.

Beyond Funding: A Comprehensive Support Ecosystem

EIT RawMaterials’ support extends beyond financial aid. From facilitating connections with potential customers, partners, and investors to providing access to private equity and venture capital, the accelerator program offers a comprehensive growth ecosystem. The deep sector expertise of EIT RawMaterials, demonstrated through initiatives like the European Raw Materials Alliance (ERMA), further enriches the innovation journey.

The collaboration between BANTgo’s Impact2Earn platform and the EIT RawMaterials Accelerator paints a promising picture of the future where sustainability and innovation go hand in hand. BANTgo’s steadfast commitment to driving positive change and its alignment with EIT RawMaterials’ transformative ethos hold the potential to reshape industries and contribute to a greener, safer, and more sustainable planet. (For more information, visit

Views and opinions expressed are, however, those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union or EIT RawMaterials. Neither the European Union nor EIT RawMaterials can be held responsible for them.