European Parliament call for tighter EU consumption and recycling rules

The report, adopted today with 574 votes in favour, 22 against and 95 abstentions, is a response to the Commission’s Circular Economy Action Plan. Binding 2030 targets are needed for materials use and our consumption footprint,...

Geocycle Mexico Declares War on Landfills with Lindner’s Polaris 2200

A Polaris 2200 shredder has been in operation in the Mexican city of Orizaba since April 2018. Now that one year has passed, Mexicans purchasing power is growing steadily. That’s good for the people...

SUEZ holds seminars on almond growing

On May 29 last, SUEZ Agricultura held two seminars on almond growing in Ablitas. The seminars were attended by farmers from both Navarra and Aragón. CITA researcher María José Rubio Cabetas and Gabriel Sevillano Jiménez,...

Acciona inaugurates Bello WWTP in Medellin

The Bello WWTP in Medellin, the first wastewater treatment plant to be built by Acciona in Colombia, was inaugurated at the beginning of June. The inauguration ceremony was attended by the Mayor of Medellin,...

SigneBlock and Heura bring Blockchain technology to recycling

SigneBlock, a Grupo Signe spin off specialising in Blockchain, and Heura, an environmental consultancy and management company, have entered into a collaboration agreement to apply Blockchain technology to the optimisation of waste management. This...

Cerca de 300.000 frigoríficos fueron reciclados por Veolia en su planta de Angers en...

En 2016, Eco-systèmes envió 276.500 electrodomésticos grandes a Angers, el 17% de todos los aparatos de refrigeración recogidos por la eco-organización en el país. Veolia recuperó 14.678 toneladas de materiales, 58% de acero, 5%...

Catalan Water Agency earmarks almost €4.5 million to promote and foster R&D&i in global...

The Catalan Water Agency (ACA) is to spend almost €4.5 million on promoting and fostering research, development and innovation in the global urban water cycle over the coming five years (2017-21). The announcement was made...

SABANA project for the creation of a leading worldwide microalgae biotechnology centre

The SABANA project waslaunched last December for the implementation in Almería of an excellence center for research and development of microalgae biotechnology. The objective of this project is to facilitate collaboration between companies and...

Danfoss starts production of the latest generation of iSave® energy recovery devices

  Danfoss High Pressure Pumps announces that the latest generation of its highly efficient iSave® energy recovery devices is now in production. The first iSave 50 and iSave 70 ERDs,the company’s highest-capacity to date, have...

Saint-Gobain Pam España participates in connection of Ibi and Castalla WWTPs with Agost (Alicante)

The Autonomous Community of Valencia is a region with a deficit in water resources. This makes it necessary to optimise water use through the building of infrastructure to enable sanitation, treatment and reuse of...