The meeting was between 18th and 19th April 2016
The partner Centro para a Valorização de Resíduos (CVR) attended to The 10th National Forum on Waste that took place at the Sana Malhoa Hotel (Lisbon, Portugal). This Forum is one of the most important Portuguese events in the waste sector, gathering in one place some of the most eminent national stokeholds of the area.
The main purporse of CVR’s team in this event was presenting EcoProlive project to the attendants in a space for the dissemination of R&D projects and exchange of contacts regarding institutional participation in ongoing research initiatives.
The Journal Água & Ambiente organized this conference, a Portuguese reference publication of the environment and energy market, which accompanies monthly business policy decisions and industry trends, tracing scenarios, anticipating opportunities, identifying problems and offering solutions.
On the other hand, in the same month, CVR’s team was interviewed for the online journal of the University of Minho, NOS. EcoProlive was the main theme of the interview that included a written article and a video (both in Portuguese). “Our activity is to contribute to the management and efficient and effective recovery of waste, reducing or cancelling the environmental impact”, said Candida Vilarinho, professor UMinho appointed chairman of the board of CVR. Furthermore, he said that this activity benefits society in general.