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Cristina Sendra shares details about the Socrates Building -

"There is a lot of talk about circular economy, but not a lot of walk. That's why we wanted to give a real example, the Gonsi Socrates Building" designed and erected following Circular Economy's principles. Interview with Eco Intelligent Growth's…

La iniciativa global “Circular Cities Week” llega a Barcelona -

“Barcelona Circular City” forma parte de “Circular Cities Week” (Semana de las Ciudades Circulares), un evento mundial anual descentralizado celebrado por primera vez en más de 80 ciudades de todo el mundo. Los próximos 14 y 15 de enero de…

European Green Deal demands a Circular Economy Action Plan -

The European Commission restates its commitment to the relief of climate change by publishing the European Green Deal. It strives to encompass all bigger elements of the crisis and provide related legislative actions. Among its many relevant topics, it is…

ABB Awards for Best Practices in Digitalization First Prize for L2C Material Passport -

Yesterday November 25th ABB and Club de Excelencia y Sostenibilidad unveiled the winners of the II ABB Awards for Best Practices in Digitalization. The awards recognize the effort of private and public organisations in the development and application of digital technilogies. The L2C Material Passport received the first prize at…

Rebuild Expo & Congress 2019 -

Last week the edition of Rebuild Expo & Congress took place, the boutique innovation event for the architecture and building sector. This edition took place at IFEMA Madrid, and according to the data communicated by the organization, it has experienced…

Healthy and cyclable materials for indoor and outdoor air quality -

Sustainable construction has been in the spotlight for the last decade, and the importance of selecting healthy (and cyclable) materials is a common topic. Lots of standards were developed around the world to verify buildings' quality. LEED, BREEAM, WELL, DGNB…

Action for Circular Textiles & Fashion -

Why can't we be friends? At EIG we've been actively working to transform the fashion and textiles industries. Using the Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Program as a design framework and transparency tool, we've worked with suppliers, manufacturers, brands, chemical…

Plug-n-Harvest at Sustainable Places -

Plug-N-Harvest modular façade retrofit workshop on Sustainable Places 2019 As part of the European Commission Horizon 2020 Plug-N-Harvest project consortium, authors hosted a 90-minute workshop to discuss issues related the modular façade retrofit development in Europe on Sustainable Places 2019…

Busch-Jaeger Future Linear achieves C2C Certified Basic -

Future Linear: 35 references C2C Certified ™ Basic Busch-Jaeger Elektro GmbH with headquarters in Lüdenscheid (Germany) and ABB group company, has strengthened its leadership in the sector by being the first switch manufacturer in the world to obtain the Cradle…

The missing piece: the hazardous chemicals in the circular economy -

We've found today this great report published by Chemsec. It's great to hear someone talking about this, that we always remark form our cradle to cradle perspective. The circular economy is usually expressed as the 3R's  (reuse, reduce, recycle) but…