circular economy

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It has been 25 years since the EU Ecolabel scheme was launched and adopted in EU law as a voluntary ecolabel award scheme. There are now 40 000 EU Ecolabel products and services currently covered by the scheme. It certifies that a product is among the most environmentally-friendly in its class and differentiates it on the global market. In addition, the ecolabel showcases the company’s commitments to sustainable production and contributes to achieving a circular economy.
Post date: 6 Apr 2017
Type: News

BUILD UP Partner Glass for Europe, the trade association of the flat glass sector, which manufactures energy saving technologies for the building, transport and solar-energy sectors, welcomes the adoption by the European Parliament’s ENVI Committee of its proposals to improve the Circular Economy Package.     Glass for Europe considers that the reports rightly address longstanding bottlenecks in the recycling of building glass.  
Post date: 15 Mar 2017
Type: Note

The objective of the European Lighting Summit, which will take place on 30 March 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, is to look at lighting beyond energy efficiency. Inspirational thoughts on Intelligent Lighting Systems, Human Centric Lighting and Circular Economy will be presented from a variety of angles. The broad range of speakers will facilitate a dialogue between the value chain of the lighting market and its major stakeholders.  
Post date: 10 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Инновационный проект: - Kvarit является сращивание энергоэффективности, экологичности, эффективности использования ресурсов и экономики.  
Post date: 21 Feb 2017
Type: Link

The FISSAC project involves stakeholders at all levels of the construction and demolition value chain to develop a methodology and software platform, to facilitate information exchange, that can support industrial symbiosis networks and replicate pilot schemes at local and regional levels.   The model will be based on three sustainability pillars:
Post date: 13 Jan 2017
Type: Link