THE INTERNATIONAL NETWORK OF BIO-DISTRICTS AND ECO-REGIONS
you here with few snapshots of social, organisational and technological innovations implemented around the world which could contribute to make the Bio-districts' territories more attractive for everybody. We will also be happy to regularly publish news on similar innovations that you will like to send us from your Bio-districts and Eco-regions!
INNOVATIVE ECOLOGICAL PALLETS PRODUCTION BY RECYCLING FLOWER STEMS IN COLOMBIA
In 2015 the Bioestibas Company based in the Antioquia Department of Colombia converted 2.160 tons of Hydrangea stems into ecological pallets. This biomass in most cases is removed through a direct burning which provokes a serious air pollution.
Bioestibas is an innovative company that produces and markets ecological pallets made with agricultural trash highly polluting the environment...MORE
2017 EDITION OF THE CALL FOR ORGANIC INNOVATIONS LAUNCHED BY THE EUROPEAN TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM
THE MUNICIPALITY OF RIACE IN THE SOUTH OF ITALY REVIVES ITS DEVELOPMENT HOSTING REFUGEES FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD
The American magazine Fortune ranked Mimmo Lucano, mayor of Riace, among the 50 most influential leaders for its innovative work of hosting migrants from all over the world. Since his appointment to Mayor, twenty years ago, the Municipality of Riace in southern Italy (Calabria Region), hosted more than...MORE