CEC4Europe was approached by a group of industrial ecology master students from TU Delft in the Netherlands that expressed profound interest in CEC4Europe’s work. In October 2018, while on a study trip to Vienna, a group of 26 young and very interested students followed CEC4Europe’s invitation to an afternoon of lectures. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Helmut […]
On 20 September 2018, the EU Circular Economy Conference, co-hosted by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism (BMNT), Altstoff Recycling Austria AG (ARA) and the Austrian Water and Waste Management Association (ÖWAV) took place. The EU Circular Economy Package and its implementation are key issues during the Austrian Presidency of the Council of […]
Building a New World. Made in Europe.International Conference • 26. – 28. September 2018 • Vienna Automated cars, SMART technology, Internet of Things – the technological revolution will bring about a whole new range of products and innovative services in the coming decades. These developments will also have a significant impact on the added value […]
BRINGING THE ACTION PLAN TO LIFE:TOWARDS A FACT BASED CIRCULAR ECONOMY Vienna, September 20., 2018ERSTE Campus, Am Belvedere 1, 1100 Vienna, Austria The EU Circular Economy Package and its implementation will be key issues during the Austrian EU Council Presidencyin the second half of 2018. The Austrian Water and Waste Management Association (ÖWAV) is pleased […]
Science to support circular economy – Symposium of the Christian Doppler Laboratory 19 September 2018
The circular economy concept is being widely studied as a possible path to a sustainable development.By keeping material resources in our economy as long as possible, primary raw material demand as well as waste generation, and associated environmental impacts should be reduced.To what extent a circular economy can actually contribute to a more sustainable use […]
In March 2017, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) has founded the European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform (ECESP) together with the EU Commission. With this platform, relevant stakeholders and the civil society should be involved in the realisation of key areas of the EU Action Plan on the Circular Economy „Closing the loop – […]
The 4th International Polymer Congress, organised by the Plastics Cluster, focusses on an early detection of new technology trends for plastics. A successful transfer of know-how to businesses is a key factor for a sustainable development. Hans Fellner, CEC4Europe, will give a talk about “Comprehensive analysis and quantification of national plastic flows: The case of […]
The workshop was organised by the Institute of Waste Management at the BOKU-University Vienna (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences), member of CEC4Europe, as part of the project “The resource potential of the Austrian industry in a Circular Economy”. Key questions of the workshop were unused resource potentials in the Austrian economy the driving […]
The Circular Economy Missions are a series of high-level political and business meetings in third countries to communicate and promote sustainable and resource-efficient policies. Programme.
Harald Hauke, CEO of Austria Glass Recycling, invited Anders Wijkman, co-president of the Club of Rome, to give a talk about “How do we make the Circular economy a reality?” during the 9th Austria Glas ReCIRCLE. Various experts in the field of sustainability and representatives of business, politics and administration were joining the discussion.