Priority Axis 2 - Sustainable Region


20 Jul 2022

Greek Minister of Environment and Energy visited Institute AEIPLOUS

July 20th, 2022|News|

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.

5 May 2022

Construction and Demolition Waste (CDW)

May 5th, 2022|Library|

Construction and demolition waste (CDW) is one of heaviest and most voluminous waste streams generated in EU (25%-30% of total) and consists of numerous materials, many of which can be recycled. Almost all of CDW components have a high re-use value.

2 Feb 2022

Interesting and very important conclusions from the two-days Workshop of the project “Circular Innovation and Resilient City Labs in the Adrion Region”

February 2nd, 2022|News|

Very successful and interesting was the two-days workshop organized in Patras and Agrinio on 20th and 21st of December 2021, within the frames of the project CIRCLE - Circular Innovation and Resilient City Labs in the Adrion Region regarding the progress of the circular economy laboratory "Circlab" in Western Greece, with the participation of experts from companies, the university community, representatives from institutions and researchers, either with physical presence or via video conference.

25 May 2021

2nd Stakeholder meeting for the CIRCLab of Western Greece

May 25th, 2021|News|

On Thursday, 20th May, 2021, within the frames of project “Circular Innovation and Resilient City Labs in the Adrion Region-CIRCLE” under INTERREG ADRION Program (European Regional Development Funds, ERDF: 85% and National Resources 15%), was organized by Institute AEIPLOUS the 2nd online stakeholder group meeting of the CIRCLab Western Greece. Following the 1st teleconference, the stakeholders focused this time on the analysis of the ways in order to apply circular economy principles in the Management of Construction and Demolition Waste (C&D Waste).

20 Dec 2020

1st General Stakeholder meeting for the CIRCLab of Western Greece

December 20th, 2020|News|

On Thursday, December 10, 2020, the first stakeholders' teleconference of the CIRCLab of Western Greece was held. Stakeholders from regional and local authorities, companies, the University of Patras but also citizens discussed and analyzed the needs of the region of Western Greece in terms of waste management produced in urban areas.