eco-efficiency News

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Eco-efficiency in agriculture

    Eco-efficiency in the simplest of terms is about achieving more with less—more agricultural outputs, in terms of quantity and quality, for less input of land, water, nutrients, energy, labor, or capital. The concept of eco-efficiency encompasses both the ecological and economic dimensions of sustainable agriculture. Social and institutional dimensions of sustainability, while not explicitly ...

  • 2018 china air purifiers market top 10 of national quality supervision and inspection results

    CCTV recently released 80 batches of air purifier products by the National Quality Supervision Bureau, which includes Prominent, Walter, IQ and other well-known brand air purifiers for professional testing. The results of spot checks showed that air purification is currently highly concerned. The overall quality of the products was not optimistic: 23 of the ...


    By Olansi healthcare Co., Ltd

  • Economical production of alternative - Fuels for Calciner Firing

    If you want efficient plants for turning municipal, commercial and industrial waste into fuel, you first have to define the end product. Especially in the single-stage production of fluidised bed fractions for thermal processing in cement-kilns / calciners , it is vital that the shredding systems work, for the most part, extremely robustly and reliably around the clock – since one single ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • The next evolution in dewatering technology - The new Flottweg Xelletor Series

    Our C series already sets the benchmark in the centrifugal dewatering of sewage sludge. In May 2018, Flottweg will go further. The brand-new Xelletor series will raise the bar for mechanical separation processes to an entirely new level. The centrifuge will provide significantly better dewatering performance with lower consumption. ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • FAKUMA 2017: Sought-After Shredding Systems by Lindner

    Fakuma, previously a German specialist injection moulding fair, has developed into an international plastics exhibition. For the fair’s 25th anniversary, 1,889 companies presented their products and services in an 85,000-square-metre exhibition space in Friedrichshafen on Lake Constance from 17th to 21st October 2017. Many of the 48,375 who visited Fakuma from all over the world over those ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Printing company returns to Riverside for baling needs

    Flexographic printing company RR Flexo has enhanced its recycling capabilities by further investing in new equipment from Riverside Waste Machinery. No stranger to baling, the company has recently obtained a brand new RWM 450 HD machine, to deal with the large volumes of polythene waste produced by the firm on a daily basis. Founded in 1982 by the two main shareholders Ron Dodd and Richard Green ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • Circular Economy - A golden opportunity, not just an obligation

    The Circular Economy is a prominent theme among producers, processors, users and recyclers of plastics, especially in the multifaceted field of packaging. ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Eco-Efficiency in commercial buildings - the business case

    This Sustainable Development Business Case produced by Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is an assessment of the market potential of eco-efficiency technologies related to the design, construction and operation of commercial buildings. It sets out a picture of how the commercial building sector will evolve over the next two decades with particular reference to technologies that ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Guidelines for eco-efficient and socially inclusive cities

    City infrastructure planning is vital for the health of the climate, because it locks in consumption and production patterns. This is a key message from a new report, Guidelines for Developing Eco-Efficient and Socially Inclusive Infrastructure, which is written by several United Nations departments, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Sandvik joining CEEC organization to collaborate in comminution eco-efficiency

    Sandvik has joined the Coalition for Energy-Efficient Comminution (CEEC), an organization established by the mining industry, for the mining industry, to support knowledge sharing and change in an area of high energy consumption. The mining sector is an energy intensive industry and almost half of this energy is consumed by the comminution process: size reduction to liberate the valued minerals ...

  • BASF micro surfacing eco-efficiency analysis is verified by NSF International

    An eco-efficiency analysis demonstrating the ecological and economical benefits of micro surfacing techniques to protect engineered road pavements and extend their service life has been verified by NSF International, Ann Arbor, ...

  • Coal/Biomass combination with CO2 capture greener than renewables but not most eco-efficient

    If a combination of coal and biomass provided the energy source for electricity and the CO2 from the combustion was captured, there would be more carbon extracted from the atmosphere than returned to it. The best global warming reducer would be a 100 percent biomass boiler with 90 percent CO2 capture, but there is not enough biomass to generate the electricity the world needs.  However, a ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Umberto, the cost effective software for eco-efficiency has been launched in the Italian market

    A partnership among Delta Engineering Services & Indica with IFU Hamburg has been signed for introducing Umberto tools in Italy. Ferrara, Italy and Hamburg, Germany ─ Umberto is a software application for modeling and assessing the eco-efficiency and environmental impact of processes and products. By calculating environmental indicators it enables the creation of environmental ...


    By ifu Hamburg GmbH

  • Emerging LED Lighting Market in India to push Urban Planning towards Eco-Efficiency and Low-carbon Trajectory

    An "energy" revolution akin to the Green and White revolutions that occurred few years ago altering the agriculture and dairy sectors, is the need of the hour in India. And, Light Emitting Diode (LED) lighting will be at the heart of such a revolution. Mandatory norms of energy efficiency for new buildings/facilities, incentive support for energy-efficient projects, Integrated Lighting Management ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Flying the eco-friendly skies

    In what could set the stage for a fundamental shift in commercial aviation, an MIT-led team has designed a green airplane that is estimated to use 70 percent less fuel than current planes while also reducing noise and emission of nitrogen oxides (NOx). The design was one of two that the team, led by faculty from the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, presented to NASA last month as part ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Are you an Eco team player?

    Taiga Company Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company "No member of a crew is praised for the rugged individuality of his rowing." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Do you download music from the web? Do you monitor your thermostat? Wonder about gas ...


    By 3BL Media

  • New No Water -Eco Calorimeter

    Inexpensive, small & compact - Designed for small volume - Calorific value of solids & liquids - No water - Internal memory for 1,024 determinations - 3-year warranty- Conforms to ISO, DIN & ASTM - 10 minutes per determination producing a fast result. No water required - BTU/lb, CALORIES/g or MJ/Kg - 4 languages - Stores 1,024 results & other variables- No operator attention required ...


  • RCM ECO 3 Sanitizing

    During PULIRE 2013 exhibition, RCM introduced ECO 3 Sanitizing, the application for scrubber driers of OZOSI technology for the professional sanitation. In the development of its knowledges on cleaning techniques, as expected in RCM CLEANING SOLUTIONS program, RCM developed a system for a safer and more efficient sanitation of the floors, either in health environments or everywhere it’s ...


    By RCM S.p.A

  • Keeping the EU eco-competitive

    A new EC-commissioned study makes ten key policy recommendations for improving Europe's competitive position within the eco-industries. As well as harmonising regulation and standards across Europe, the report recommends providing funding and skills development schemes specifically for the sector. The eco-industries, whose core sectors include air pollution control, waste treatment, renewable ...

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