Sphere is the leading partner in the Enviromics consortium, one of the consortia of the industrial research fund at the University of Antwerp. Enviromics is a unique integrated science and technology consortium of eight research groups, providing targeted and customized answers to environmental issues through interaction with industry and societal actors. The environment is alive and so should the technical-scientific vantage point be. We add life to environmental questions and solutions. The partners in Enviromics have access to a large network of environmental researchers and industries across Europe and beyond. All partners are involved in both national and international projects launched by industry, academia and governments.