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Italy - Zero Pollution

Photo by Marcin Jozwiak on Unsplash
07/07/2021
As Europe sets its sights on ambitious new zero-pollution targets, EcoAP News takes a look at 2ZERO, a fledgling European Partnership that takes up this challenge on behalf of the continent’s road transport sector.    The transport sector generates nearly a quarter of all European greenhouse gas...
Photo by Anton Eprev on Unsplash
07/07/2021
A budding pan-industry European Partnership under Horizon Europe, Process4Planet, seeks to transform the European process industries for a sustainable society. It is early days, but momentum is set to gather pace alongside announced European zero-pollution targets. European Partnerships are a...
Boosting the environmental return on glass recycling
15/04/2010
The MEIGLASS Life project developed an innovative process for recovering greater amounts of quality glass from broken or waste glass returned for recycling with less energy use. When using recycled glass, the glass-container industry requires ‘oven-ready’ cullet – broken or waste glass – free...
Hydraulic separator may hold key to better plastics recycling
06/01/2009
The recycling of plastics has been hampered in the past by sorting difficulties, but with the advent of the Multidune hydraulic separator, a solution may have finally been found. The recycling of plastics has been hampered in the past by sorting difficulties, but with the advent of the...