Category Archives: Environment

Bio-valorisation of CO2 for the sustainable production of biomethane

POWER2BIOMETHANE offers a solution to use the excess production of renewable energy and CO2 emissions from biofuel production processes to generate fully renewable and sustainable biomethane. POWER2BIOMETHANE develops an alternative CO2 capture, conversion and recovery system and an alternative energy storage system through the conversion of CO2 into biomethane. POWER2BIOMETHANE will produce biomethane by means… Read More »

GROW GREEN

Green Cities for Climate and Water Resilience, Sustainable Economic Growth, Healthy Citizens and Environments. The frontrunner cities of Manchester (UK), Valencia (Spain), Wroclaw (Poland) and Wuhan (China) and the follower cities Lille (France), Zadar (Croatia) and Modena (Italy) are currently inhabited by 12.7 million people and sit at the heart of wider metropolitan areas which… Read More »

Urban GreenUP

New Strategy for Re-Naturing Cities through Nature-Based Solutions. Urban GreenUP coordinated by CARTIF aims at obtaining a tailored methodology (1) to support the co-development of Renaturing Urban Plans focused on climate change mitigation and adaptation and efficient water management, and (2) to assist in the implementation of NBS in an effective way. NBS classification and… Read More »

NOVOFUEL: Desarrollo de combustibles recuperados a partir de residuos urbanos e industriales

El objetivo principal del proyecto NOVOFUEL es el desarrollo y validación de las propiedades energéticas de nuevos tipos de Combustibles Sólidos Recuperados (CSR) de alta calidad sintetizados a partir de residuos plásticos y biomasa, y especialmente diseñados para su consumo en industrias de alto consumo energético como industrias cementeras, siderúrgicas, cerámicas, plantas térmicas de carbón… Read More »

Conference: Innovative technologies for water reuse in the Mediterranean tourist facilities

Join us at demEAUmed Final Conference in Barcelona on the 18th ofd May where results, benefits and opportunities of demEAUmed technologies in managing, treating and recycling water will be presented and discussed. One of the aims of the conference is to involve different stakeholders to demonstrate and promote innovative technologies to reduce the impact of… Read More »

Betitex in the news! research*eu published article about sustainable textiles that repel biting bugs

Read the article in the research*eu magazine online.   SUSTAINABLE TEXTILES REPEL BITING BUGS   Chemical resistance in insects and other arthropods, as well as stricter legislation of the pesticide market and anthropogenic factors, such as climate change, all demand new technologies for controlling ticks and bedbugs. An EU-funded consortium is therefore developing textile technologies… Read More »

International Conference on Microplastic Pollution in the Mediterranean Sea in Capri

Following the conclusion of the Project LIFE13 ENV/IT/001069 – Mermaids: “Mitigation of microplastics impact caused by textile washing processes”, the Organizing and Scientific Committees are pleased to invite the scientific community and stakeholders to the “International Conference on Microplastic Pollution in the Mediterranean Sea” (μ MED) hosted in Capri (NA), Italy, on September 26-29th 2017.  … Read More »