Waste4Think latest results in valorization of used disposable nappies and expired food products presented in Patras, Greece

In the frame of the 4th Workshop of Graduates and Post-Docs in Chemical Engineering Sciences (CES-WGP4) in Patras, Greece, Ms. Konstantina Tsigkou (PhD candidate in University of Patras, Laboratory of Biochemical Engineering and Environmental Technology) had an oral presentation entitled “Towards Life Cycle Thinking through Valorization of Used Disposable Nappies and Expired Food Products for[…]

Waste4Think at the RETEMA Magazine

The journal RETEMA in its issue No. 208 July / August 2018, hosts an extensive report on the European Project Waste4Think , in particular, it focuses on the Halandri pilot (Greece) whose objective is the exploitation of biowaste sources aiming to maximize the recovery of raw materials and their conversion to gaseous biofuels (methane, hydrogen,[…]

Waste4Think attends the 7th Edition of WasteEng2018

This week, Waste4Think Greek partners have presented three papers at the 7th International Conference on Engineering for Waste and Biomass Valorization. During this week the 7th International Conference on Engineering for Waste and Biomass Valorization has been held in Prague (Czech Republic). Our Project partners Professor Gerasimos Lyberatos explained the latest developments on the production[…]

Students of Halandri learn about treatment of disposable nappies and expired food products in the framework of Waste4Think

On 20th April 2018 Green Technologies Ltd and University of Patras welcomed more than 25 students and two High School Professors at the premises of University of Patras, where the Waste Treatment Unit is being tested for the treatment of Disposable Nappies and Expired Food Products at pilot scale operation. The students from the 3rd[…]

Acknowledgment of the Municipality of Halandri, under the Greek Green Awards 2018

Within the framework of Waste4Think Project, Municipality of Halandri in collaboration with National Technical University of Athens and ENBIO Ltd were nominated for the first prize awarded to the Municipality of Halandri in the “Urban Waste Management” category at the 2nd “Verde.tec” international exhibition.   The event, which took place between 2 and 4 March[…]

WASTE4THINK: Halandri Pioneer in Alternative Waste Management – Information Workshop

The Waste4Think, a leading European project that brings Halandri to the forefront of innovative technologies around the world for alternative waste management, is presented by the Municipality of Halandri at a workshop organized on 14 February in collaboration with the Association for the Sustainable Development of Cities at a working meeting with the European partners[…]

Face of the Year 2017 – Patras’ Newspaper “Peloponnisos”

GREEN TECHNOLOGIES LTD and the DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF PATRAS, Greece, were proposed from the Patras’ Νewspaper “Peloponnisos”, as Face of the Year 2017, as Team/Collaboration in the field of Management/Innovation.  Green Technologies Ltd (Greece), in collaboration with the Laboratory of Biochemical Engineering and Environmental Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras[…]

Athens: 5th International conference on sustainable solid waste management

  Within the Framework of the 5th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management that was held in Athens, Greece from 21st to 24th June 2017, an oral presentation was given by University of Patras PhD candidate Ms. Konstantina Tsigkou about “Pretreatment of disposable nappies towards valorization of the fermentable fraction through anaerobic digestion”. One[…]


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