Circular Economy: Join the EU delegation to Chile on 25-26 AprilThe European Commission is organising a delegation to Santiago de Chile in April to promote circular economy and green business opportunities.
Closing the loop on the ground: 10 EU projects working towards a circular economyOver the last years we have been funding a whole range of projects across Europe on recycling, upcycling, reusing and recovering materials - each of them a building block for a circular economy. Here is a selection of some of them.
LIFE programme provides funding for 24 environmental & climate action NGOs24 NGOs receive operating grants under the LIFE Programme to strengthen their participation in the dialogue process in environmental policy-making and in its implementation.
Greenhouses clean up their drain waterThe water used to irrigate plants in greenhouses is usually discharged as waste. This new cost effective and sustainable technology recycles the water through electrolytic disinfection. The technology also makes for healthier plants.
Natura 2000 Award celebrates its second edition launching a new category by public voteThe 2015 edition of Natura 2000 Award is reaching the final stage of its selection process: This time citizens have the opportunity to vote for one of the 23 finalist projects they think deserves European recognition. Deadline for the public vote: 6 May. The project which received the most votes will be awarded with the European Citizens’ Award.