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Innovation: Development Of An Interactive Tool For The Implementation Of Environmental Legislation In Nanoparticle Manufacturers

Last update: 28.11.2013
Pre-Demo
INANOTOOL APPROACH The objective of i-NanoTool is to contribute to the efficient implantation of the environmental policy and legislation in nanomaterials manufacturers companies, especially SMEs. It includes the development of an interactive platform (etool) for environmental self-diagnosis addressed to nanoparticles manufacturers in European countries. Its specific objectives are: • To [...]

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Innovation: Database Of Waste Management Technologies

Last update: 06.09.2013
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A specific database on waste treatment processes and recycling technologies, which is integrated in the FENIX software, has been developed under the FENIX project. The database is compatible with the International Life Cycle Database (ILCD), which is a common format to exchange inventory data among different LCA software tools and [...]

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Innovation: FENIX TOOL: a comprehensive on-line tool for evaluating packaging waste management options in Spain and Portugal

Last update: 06.09.2013
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It is an ad-hoc software tool for evaluating alternative scenarios for the management of post-consumer packaging waste, enabling the selection of more sustainable waste management practices, in accordance with the current European policy principles. The tool is intended to be used directly by the local municipalities and waste management entities [...]

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Innovation: European Business And Biodiversity Campaign

Last update: 05.09.2013
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The Campaign consisted of a wide range of awareness raising and information actions. In total about 200 events and presentations have been realized and more than 500.000 people were reached by approaching the private sector and stakeholders: 1. Biodiversity Advocates from the private sector promoting business and biodiversity via taster [...]

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Innovation: European Awareness Raising Campaign For An Environmentally Sustainable Olive Mill Waste Management

Last update: 04.09.2013
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The primary goal of the project LIFE Olèico + has been to raise the awareness among the olive industry operators of the environmental concern caused by the careless disposal of the olive waste, inducing them to adopt economic and environmental sustainable technologies. Although the project did not foreseen a direct [...]

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Innovation: Priority environmental contaminants in seafood: safety assessment, impact and public perception

Last update: 15.08.2013
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The ECsafeSEAFOOD project will monitor the presence of priority environmental contaminants in the environment and in seafood, prioritize those that are real hazards for human health, and assess the transfer of relevant priority environmental contaminants between the environment and seafood, taking into account the effect of climate change. The project [...]

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Innovation: CIVITAS ELAN - Cleaner and better transport in cities - Mobility solutions

Last update: 13.08.2013
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Exploring innovative solutions to the challenges posed by creating a more sustainable urban mobility culture is at the heart of the CIVITAS Initiative. There is no one single recipe for success. In some instances the challenges are technical or logistical, in others extensive citizen engagement is required to really achieve [...]

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Innovation: CIVITAS ELAN - Mobilising Citizens For Vital Cities - Lessons Learnt

Last update: 13.08.2013
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- Political support and integration Political support was a key success factor in implementing the CIVITAS ELAN measures. Without this support it proved to be difficult to take necessary decisions on a higher level, to reach consensus between stakeholders, and to ensure all financial resources. Clear, unambiguous decisions from decision [...]

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Innovation: Capacity Building In Sustainable Public Procurement

Last update: 17.07.2013
Demo
The project will deliver results both at micro and macro level. At micro level, two types of results are expected: 1. The establishment of national sustainable procurement networks in Portugal and Greece, supported by: a communication platform; a good practice catalogue; and studies on the integration of social and environmental [...]

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