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EREK Quarterly #2- Ecodesign: Get off to a good start in the Circular Economy

Date: 15.01.2019
Eco-design is a way of making products environmentally friendly from the design up, by incorporating environmental aspects into the planning, development and design process stages of a product, and...

Digitalisation and resource efficiency

Date: 15.01.2019
Industry 4.0 is a name given to the current trend of automation, digital technologies, data monitoring, cloud computing, internet of things, and other computing-based solutions. Digitally enabled...

Interview #9 : It’s industry but not as we know it!

Date: 15.01.2019
A new revolution is rivalling the steam- and electricity-powered behemoths of centuries past that made automated production possible and later paved the way for computing and robotics. But there is...

Apply until January 31, 2019 for funding in R&I on Raw Materials to foster Circular Economy

Date: 10.01.2019
Attention, all EREK aficionados !  The ERA-MIN Joint Call 2018 on "Raw materials for the sustainable development and the circular economy" is open for the submission of transnational joint R&I...

Training the trainers: a strategy for green capacity building and examples from the construction sector

Date: 08.01.2019
Background rationale for the Bus.Trainers programme. Vocational Education and Training (VET) trainers are in charge of transmitting skills to industry workers and employees. As such, they are key...

Interview #8: Eco-design, the long-distance race that has to be won

Date: 18.12.2018
Active in environmental protection for some 35 years, there is unlikely to be many organisations in Europe with a better pedigree in this fast-changing and complex field than the Basque Environmental...

Interview #7 : The new face of ecoinnovation in Italy

Date: 12.12.2018
Ecoinnovazione srl is a research spin-off of ENEA, the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development established in 2012. Sustainable finance, resource...

KET4CleanProduction helps SMEs embrace the thrilling new world of KETs

Date: 21.11.2018
HAVE YOU EVER HEARD OF KETs ?  Key Enabling Technologies – or KETs, by the catchiest of names – are emerging technologies and processes which have been singled out on account of their game-changing...

INTERVIEW #6 : Speeding up the transition to sustainability - Start-up potential and support networks in Bulgaria

Date: 21.11.2018
  Cleantech Bulgaria is a business network for clean technology, innovation and sustainable development, connecting entrepreneurs, SMEs and large enterprises with experts, science and education...

Call to organise events as part of the "EU Cluster Weeks 2018-2019"

Date: 30.10.2018
The European Commission will launch the very first edition of the 'EU Cluster Weeks 2018-2019' between November 2018 and April 2019. This initiative promotes national, regional and local cluster...

WORKSHOP #5: EREK held its fifth workshop in Vienna - SMEs, Clusters and Circularity

Date: 23.10.2018
SMEs, circularity and cluster organisations ! Such was the topic of the European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre's latest workshop in Vienna, Austria, held on the 22nd of October, on the eve of ...

INTERVIEW #5: Clusters as enablers of the circular economy and resource efficiency

Date: 10.10.2018
Clusters are key business support organisations, and many of them now focus on resource efficiency challenges, helping SMEs to set up circular value chains and implement resource efficiency measures...