Medio ambiente

Cuestiones políticas

Eu - Waste

07/07/2021
Mankind’s negative impact on the planet – and its health and environmental consequences – can be summed up in one word: pollution. Environmental and health policies seek to reduce pollution, often on a case-by-case basis, such as by banning or restricting a specific activity or substance.. To...
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26/04/2021
A Latvia-based circular economy e-learning platform for designers working in fashion. A German sustainability academy for construction professionals. A Basque-country eco-design hub working to improve the skills of young people, students and the unemployed. An online resource for the training of...
ThisisEngineering RAEng
26/04/2021
Spirited and well-informed, young people are vital to Europe’s ‘green growth’ ambitions. EcoAP News explores how education, training and career development shape a future where innovation brings economics and the environment closer together. The European Union’s economic prosperity and well-being...
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10/12/2020
After more than a decade of monitoring green economy developments across the EU, the Eco-Innovation Observatory (EIO) has helped to build a shared understanding of what eco-innovation is, as well as why and how it should be supported by policy interventions, businesses and consumers. The EIO...
18/11/2020
Back in 2009, German and Swiss authorities found a problem: traces of mineral oil in food. The contamination was entering food from the inks in the recycled cardboard used to make packaging for products such as frozen pizzas, pasta and breakfast cereals. Further studies were carried out and in 2017...
02/11/2020
The study provides an overview of trends in technological digital eco-innovations and illustrates those by good technology and policy practices that can further drive the circular economy, as well as innovation to make digital products, hardware and infrastructures more sustainable in Member States...
30/03/2020
What happens to old mobile phones when they reach the end of their useful lives? They might be recycled, though this seems to be the case for only a small portion (data is lacking but the recycling rate in the EU could be about 15%). They might be discarded with other waste and end up incinerated...
Danish initiative looks at chemicals that could prevent recycling of products
14/07/2016
La agencia de protección del medio ambiente de Dinamarca (EPA) publicó a finales de marzo de 2016 los resultados de un estudio que define una metodología para identificar si las sustancias químicas peligrosas presentes en productos dificultan el reciclaje de dichos productos (Kemiske stoffer i...
InnovFin offers advice on financing research into cutting-edge technologies
13/07/2016
Las empresas ecoinnovadoras pueden beneficiarse de un servicio de asesoramiento relacionado con la iniciativa InnovFin – Financiación de la UE para innovadores de la Unión Europa. Los servicios de asesoramiento están orientados a proyectos de gran envergadura que necesitan una inversión mínima de...
Steps taken to eliminate barriers to the circular economy
31/03/2016
Dos iniciativas nuevas, propuestas respectivamente por la Comisión Europea y el gobierno holandés, pretenden eliminar las barreras legales que frenan el comercio transfronterizo de materias primas obtenidas a partir de residuos e ilustran los beneficios que representa para la economía circular la...

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