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)

Smarter wastewater treatment in shopping malls
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Food processing
  • Hotel and restaurant
Resource category:
  • Water
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 50-90%
  • 1 - 10 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Wastewater
  • Water reuse
  • Recycling
Intelligent fertilisation with N-Sensor improves crop yield
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Other
Resource category:
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • intelligent fertilization
  • reduced carbon footprint
Shielding gas prevents food spoilage
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Food processing
Resource category:
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
Tags:
  • Food waste
  • Packaging
  • Packaging materials
  • Packaging design
Mobile application helps to tackle food waste
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Hotel and restaurant
Resource category:
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Low cost
  • 0 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Food waste
  • mobile application
Waterless urinals
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Water
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Low cost
  • 1 - 3 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Water savings
  • Water reduction
  • Sanitary
Web application helps to minimise food waste in restaurants
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Hotel and restaurant
Resource category:
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Low cost
  • 0.25 - 0.8 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Food waste
  • Digital application
  • Web application
Enzymatic treatments in textile wet processing
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Textile and clothing
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Materials
  • Water
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Low cost
Tags:
  • Sustainable textile
  • Water management
  • Energy efficiency
  • Wet treatments
  • Enzyme wash
  • Fabric finishing
Design efficiency – zero-waste patterns
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Textile and clothing
Resource category:
  • Waste
Tags:
  • Pattern cutting
  • Sustainable textile
Energy efficient hand dryers
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Materials
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 90%
  • 0.5 - 2.5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Ecodesign
  • Waste management
  • Sanitary installations