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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Turn wood residues into a valuable raw material through industrial symbiosis
Measure
Sector / Industry:
  • Timber and woodworking
Resource category:
  • Waste
Tags:
  • Wood-based products
  • Wooden products
  • By-products
  • Finnish industrial symbiosis system
  • Industrial symbiosis
  • Circular economy
  • Material efficiency
  • Natural material
  • Biomass
  • Waste reduction
  • Waste management
  • Sawmill
Sawmill in France recycles lumber strapping bands and saves money
Good practice
Sector / Industry:
  • All manufacturing industries
  • Timber and woodworking
Resource category:
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 9%
  • 0.5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Recycling
  • Sawmill
  • Waste management
  • Waste reduction
  • Plastic