The Minister of Environment and Energy, Mr. Konstantinos Skrekas on 19/07/2022 visited the companies and institutes hosted at Patras Science Park. Prof. Vagelis Papadakis, local project manager of CIRCLE project, informed the Minister about the project and its activities, while the Minister showed particular interest in the CIRCLab of Western Greece and the initiatives fostering Circlular Economy promoted by the Institute AEIPLOUS and the cross border collaboration.
The results of the project CIRCLE- Circular Innovation and Resilient City Labs in the Adrion Region are presented to the students, recycling industry representatives and partners of the Faculty for Applied Ecology Futura on 16th of June 2022 via Zoom.
Within the project CIRCLE, on 9th and 10th of June 2022 RDA Banat organized CIRCLab Camp in the City of Zrenjanin – Serbia. The main objectives of CIRCLab Camp Zrenjanin were to present results of the CIRCLE project, to promote urban labs and the circular approach to waste management (Electrical and Electronic equipment Waste – WEEE), to present good practice example of the waste management, to improve knowledge of CIRCLab participants, to initiate exchange of experience and ideas among participants and to raise awareness among different target groups, with special focus on school children.
In the scope of the international meeting of CIRCLE project partners, which was held in Osijek on June 2nd, project CIRCLab Croatia organised a CIRCLab Camp in kindergarden PINOKIO in Donji Miholjac.
The meeting was held with the intention of taking stock of the progress of the implementation and work of the CIRCLabs, and more specifically with the intention of discussing plans for the sustainability of the CIRCLabs and how to set up the CIRCLabs Network. The Meeting was held in presence on June 2nd 2022 in Osijek, Croatia, at 12:30.
The meeting was held with the intention of taking stock of the Project, in light of its extension until December 2022, and planning the work between now and the end. The Meeting was held in presence (for the second time), and in conjunction with the CIRCLab Camp organized by Energo-Data (PP6) and the local CIRCLab.
Romagna Tech, Mun. Of Forlì, together with CNA (trade association), Universitiy of Bologna and Finproject have met in a meeting to evaluate the work done by CIRCLab on the upholstered furniture sector.
Public institution REDEA organized a two-day CIRCLab camp on environmental protection and waste management
On May 10 and 11, the Public institution for development of the Međimurje County REDEA, in cooperation with Međimurje Polytechnic in Čakovec, organized a two-day CIRCLab camp within the project CIRCLE - Circular Innovation and Resilient City Labs in the Adrion Region.
After the procurement of equipment and other formal and legal preparatory activities, Pilot actions of organized collection of WEEE, its recycling and permanent disposal by an authorized operator, started in the City of Zrenjanin in March, under the symbolic title “Get Involved – E Cycle”
Partners involved in this pilot (Forlì, Anatoliki, Futura + Mun. Of Kalamaria as AP) worked on a common framework on analysis of wasteproduction (critical, dangerous, [...]