EREK knowledge base of resource efficiency

Measures, Technologies and Good Practices

Do you want to know how much different measures and technological solutions would cost and how much money and resources they can save for your business? This database offers such data in a concise and comprehensive format.

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EREK Database (9)

Ecodesigned fume cupboards save materials and costs
Good practice
Sector / Industry:
  • Other
Resource category:
  • Materials
Tags:
  • Ecodesign
  • Ecodriving
  • Logistic pooling
  • Material efficiency
  • Metal
  • Design for recycling
  • Recycling
  • Customer outreach
Sharing farm machinery
Measure
Sector / Industry:
  • Food processing
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 0-40 %
Tags:
  • ICT system
  • Suppliers
  • Business model
  • Sharing economy
  • Logistic pooling
  • Machining
  • Optimization
  • Procurement costs
  • Renting and leasing
Fleet management software
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
  • Waste management and recycling
Resource category:
  • Materials
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 8-25%
  • 0.08 - 0.5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Driving
  • Logistic pooling
  • ICT system
  • Customer outreach
  • Standby reduction
Professional software to optimise international transport logistics
Good practice
Sector / Industry:
  • All manufacturing industries
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 10-15%
  • 1 - 2 Year(s)
Tags:
  • ICT system
  • Logistic pooling
  • Standby reduction
Fleet management optimisation
Measure
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 7-15 %
  • 0.5 - 1.5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Driving
  • Training
  • ICT system
  • Equipment operation time
  • Fuel procurement
  • Logistic pooling
  • Optimization
  • Route optimization
  • Standby reduction
Leasing opportunities for seldom-used vehicles in Germany
Good practice
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 18-20%
  • 2 - 3 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Renting and leasing
  • Driving
  • Standby reduction
  • Logistic pooling
Asset sharing between businesses
Measure
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 50-75 %
  • 1 - 10 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Renting and leasing
  • Logistic pooling
  • Business model
  • Equipment operation time
  • ICT system
  • Material efficiency
  • Optimization
  • Standby reduction
  • Sharing economy
Commercial freight collaboration revives rail transport in Carpathia
Good practice
Sector / Industry:
  • Other
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 20-70%
  • 0.2 - 0.5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • New business model
  • Logistic pooling
Optimised and pooled logistics, co-transportation with other companies
Measure
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 15-20 %
  • 0.08 - 5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Logistic pooling
  • Driving
  • Standby reduction
  • Warehousing / storage
  • Optimization
  • Route optimization