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Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) provides independent verification of the performance of environmental technologies. ETV is intended for technologies with innovative features that cannot be fully assessed through certification or...

Mixergy tank

Mixergy tank is a hot water tank by Mixergy Limited that uses a novel inlet diffuser and angled heating element scheme to increase the utilisation of stored water within a domestic hot water tank. The inlet arrangement reduces mixing with cold water to increase the amount of hot water...

BioKube Summerhouses Wastewater System

BioKube Summerhouses Wastewater System by Biokube A/S is a technology that continuously nourishes the bacteria in wastewater systems during periods when there is no supply of wastewater to these systems, e.g. during the off-season (October – April) in summer cottages. The verification was...

AQUATRACK®

The Finnish Verification Body VTT Expert Services Ltd has just completed its first ETV verification. The verified technology, AQUATRACK® by the Swedish company AQUA-Q AB, is a fully automated and reliable device designed for 24/7 monitoring and sampling for pathogen detection in various types of water. 

Sudhir Chowdhury, CEO of AQUA-Q AB...

 The 8th edition of the National Eco-Enterprises Forum (Forum national des éco-entreprises)

The 8th edition of the National Eco-Enterprises Forum (Forum national des éco-entreprises) took place on 30 March in Paris at the French Ministry for Economy and Finance. An ETV workshop was organised alongside the event by Pierre...

EWA Aerobic Fermenter

Interview by Kristina Veinbender, CEMC, ETV accredited verification body.

AGRO-EKO Ltd. consider their decision to undergo ETV verification to have been very fruitful and share their experiences in an interview...

Clean energy for all Europeans

The European Commission has adopted a new package of measures to accelerate Europe’s transition to a competitive low-carbon economy. The ‘...

ADEME report on ETV

A report produced for the French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME) by Oualid LAYACHI (3rd year engineer student at ENSIACET Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Ingénieurs en Arts Chimiques et Technologiques de Toulouse, France), gives insight into the adoption of ETV verified...

Biokube A/S

The Danish Verification Body ETA-Danmark is pleased to inform that it has successfully completed the re-accreditation process with the Danish accreditation board (DANAK) based on ISO 17020 for the EU ETV General Verification Protocol (GVP). The re-accreditation takes place every three years...

ETV Technical Training, Madrid, 18 November 2016

For small and medium-sized Spanish enterprises interested in the Environmental Technology Verification process, RINA Services and Vertech Group...

RESCOLL stand at Pollutec

The 27th edition of the leading general trade show on the environment, Pollutec, took place from 29 November to 2 December in Lyon, France. The event brought together all industry sectors of the environment and gathered around 2500 exhibitors.

Over the four days of the exhibition, a...

Hydrotech

POWERSTEP, an EU flagship project on energy-positive wastewater treatment in the H2020 programme, will begin to verify the performance of two of its key technologies under the EU ETV Pilot Programme.

Industrial partners Veolia Water Technologies and Electrochaea are convinced that the ETV...

Official delivery of Statements of Verification Ceremony, Tallinn, 26 October 2016

On 26 October, during the 20th European Forum on Eco-innovation in Tallinn, Estonia, an official ceremony was organised for the delivery of new ETV Statements of Verification....

ISO 14034

New environmental technologies and products will play a key role in boosting European competitiveness and in enabling the EU to take on a leading role as the world transitions to clean energy. However, such technologies can face considerable market barriers as they are innovations which, by definition, do not yet possess a successful track...

The EU Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Pilot Programme became operational in 2013 under the Eco-Innovation Action Plan as a new tool to help innovative environmental technologies reach the market. The testing-phase ended in December 2016...

The Institute of Environmental Protection – National Research Institute (IOS-PIB) is a governmental institute under the Ministry of the Environment, providing research and advisory expert services...

As the first Polish Verification Body, the Institute of Technology and Life Sciences (ITP) has witnessed first-hand the evolution of the ETV scheme in Poland. Cooperating with a team of highly qualified experts, including the...

Ms Izabela Ratman-Kłosińska

A new Verification Body established at the Institute for Ecology of Industrial Areas (IETU) in Katowice has been accredited in July 2016...

Polish companies to benefit from new ETV funding scheme

Despite growing interest towards ETV among Polish environmental technology manufacturers, verification costs sometimes pose a barrier to benefitting from this market tool. In response, the Polish Ministry of the Environment and the National Fund of Environmental Protection and Water Management (...

Official delivery of ETV Statements of Verification

Since May 2015, 12 new companies have gained the ETV verification for their innovations: Adept Water Technologies, AGRO-EKO Ltd.,...

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