One effect of climate change in many parts of the world is likely to be a change in rainfall patterns, which may further restrict the supply of groundwater and surface water in areas where it is already limited and even reduce availability in comparatively water-rich countries, such as the UK. [...]
Indicates the possible environmental implications.
The INMA consortium is integrated by two end users, one equipment provider, four research organisations, three universities and the EASN association. Participation of industrial partners who will directly exploit the project results guarantees the impact of the project.
The review of WOPR The desk research procedure was conducted by excessive internet use regarding data mining and subsequent studying of the relevant literature which includes technical books, professional, doctoral and postgraduate studies, scientific publications and formal public documents. The evaluation was expanded to all phases of petroleum waste and [...]
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 [...]
The Green Commerce Project introduced the European "Green Commerce" label which shops can use to advertise their environmental credentials to customers. It sets minimum standards of environmental performance which shops need to meet and comply with to become credited with the "Green Commerce" label: 1. GOOD PRACTICES The business reads [...]
The Green Commerce project developed of a self-assessment software that enables businesses interested to know the degree of compliance with the requirements set for obtaining recognition Green Commerce, and to manage the implementation of corrective measures in pilot shops of participant municipalities. The shops in other cities may also access [...]
- Development of the "Climate Risk Management Model" - Creation of the climabiz calculator (a simplified tool derived from the Climate Risk Management Model) - Report: Climate change and Greek businesses: Risks and Opportunities - Report: Climate change and business opportunities - Report: Climate Change and Financial Sector - 22 [...]
Three calls were published and projects selected and initiated. Fourteen projects initiated, hereoff one project funded by a real common pot. The call after COII has been prepared in terms of discussing thematic research areas and selection of the areas of highest priority for the partners. The challenge to secure [...]
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 [...]
The project successfully constructed a pilot artificial plant which proved capable of treating 60 m3 of waste water per year at an Italian olive oil mill. Waste effluent was fed from the production plant to a 200m2 phytoremediation pit area where it was either taken up by trees or evaporated [...]