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VIDEO: COMPO-BALL System for Composting Process Monitoring

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The COMPO-BALL project produced a video where the COMPO-BALL system is thoroughly described and demonstrated at real industrial facilities.

ISWA Workshop 2012

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The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) celebrated a workshop on Global Issues Pertaining to Biowaste, in March, in Turin, Italy.

COMPO-BALL at the ORBIT Special

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As a follow up to the Spanish EU presidency the Institute for the Sustainability of Resources ISR organised in cooperation with ORBIT/ECN the ORBIT Special 2011. It was arranged as an international  congress about soils and organic matter from waste in the context of requests coming from the latest waste legislation on 24 – 26th Nov. 2010. The event addressed a  multiplicity of aspects, such as waste prevention, separate collection, the use of compost  and  digestate  into  the  soil  and energy recovery from methane and hydrogen. It showed the benefits of composting as a preferred organics recycling option to the Spanish and international audience with arround 200 participants.

The Executive Director of the European Compost Network ECN Dr. Stefanie Siebert used the opportunity to introduce Compo-Ball in the poster area to participants – here an Estonian researcher from the Agricultural University.

Symposium as stage for COMPO-BALL results’ sharing

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The scientific meeting “The International Symposium on Growing Media, Composting and Substrate Analysis” was successfully celebrated in Barcelona, Spain on 17-21 October, 2011.

The symposium, organized by Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), was the framework whereby COMPO-BALL technical results -part 3- were presented.