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Short Documentary on the Pyrolysis Technology: A new way to valorize waste from agro-food industries!

Sofies has developed a new technology to better valorize agricultural waste, the Pyrolysis. It produces heat and biochar, a natural fertilizer and soil enhancer. Pyrolysis technology brings significant economic benefits to farmers and processors and opens up new perspectives for agro-food industries. This short documentary…
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Entrepreneurs in e-waste management: call for applications in Egypt

E-Khorda is an electronic waste recycling entrepreneurship support program that aims to help build operational e-waste companies by end of 2017 as part of the Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) project.  The program will offer 10-15 e-waste potential startups from Egypt multiple…
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European-Chinese H2020 project No Agro Waste (NoAW): Consortium workshop in Roma

An innovative collaboration between famous European and Chinese applied research organizations and socio-environmental-marketing experts is at the heart the NoAW project. Objective: developing eco-design and implementing new processes to convert agro-waste into viable value chains. The basic principle of the NoAW…
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Interessantes Fazit der PRE-Tagung in Landquart und erste neue Ideen

Die Auswertung der Diskussionen, die an der von Sofies-Emac mitorganisierten Tagung in Landquart im vergangenen November zu Bilanz und Potenzial des Instruments PRE geführt wurden, zeigt ein differenziertes Bild der Bündner Landwirtschaft.  Diese ist sehr vielfältig und verfügt aufgrund der…
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Excursion regiosuisse: évolution de l’industrie et stratégies territoriales, 9-10 mars 2017

Quelles stratégies de marketing territorial sont développées pour accompagner l’évolution du tissu industriel et rendre une région attractive pour les entreprises ? Comment créer de nouvelles formes de valeur ajoutée à travers la reconversion des friches industrielles ou la relocalisation…
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Regional E-waste Monitor: focus on Asia

Sofies consultant and head of Sofies India, Deepali Sinha Khetriwal, has co-authored a UN report on e-waste in Asia.   The Regional E-waste Monitor shows that in 2014 East and South-East Asia generated 16 million metric tons of e-waste. That's about…
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