Past Projects

  • 2017 - 2021


    Expertise centres from all over Europe developing policy instruments to valorise and integrate landfills into a circular economy.

    The COCOON objective is to develop, integrate and improve relevant policy instruments, while increasing subsidies through operational programmes (OPs) for LfM projects. COCOON brings together distinct EU regions to share and capitalise on regional good practices.

  • 2017 - 2021


    RAWFILL, a new concept, Enhanced Landfill Management & Mining ELFM2 guarantees sustainable management of landfills in the long run, while respecting environment and landscape. 

  • 2017 - 2021

    Sullied Sediments

    Sullied Sediments is developing and testing new tools to better assess, treat and prevent contamination from certain pollutants found in the sediments in our waterways. 

  • 2016 - 2020


    The REPAiR project has developed an integrated model to support local authorities in the Circular Economy transition, focusing on waste management and spatial planning. 

  • 2016 - 2020


    URBANREC implemented an eco-innovative and integral bulky waste management system enhancing prevention and reuse and improving logistics and waste treatment in order to obtain high added-value recycled products in different EU regions.

  • 2015 - 2020


    The FISSAC project involves stakeholders at all levels of the construction and demolition value chain in developing a methodology and platform to facilitate industrial symbiosis and replicate pilot schemes at local and regional levels.

  • 2017 - 2019


    INtegrated Spatial PlannIng, land use and soil management Research AcTION

    Coordination and Support Action funded under Horizon 2020, towards a strategic research agenda on soil, land-use and land management in Europe.

  • 2012 - 2014

    Regions for Recycling

    R4R (Regions for Recycling) is an INTERREG IVC project which aims at promoting regional contributions to the European Recycling Society, by allowing local and regional authorities to make consistent comparisons thanks to a common method and exchange of transferable good practices related to local instruments in order to improve recycling performances.

  • 2010 - 2013


    CityChlor was an Interreg IVB-NWE project between partners from Flanders, Germany, France and the Netherlands. Partners worked on solutions for chlorinated solvents in urban areas.

  • 2008 - 2011

    Cradle to Cradle Network

    Cradle to Cradle Network’s (C2CN) approach on waste offers a breakthrough in waste prevention and production in closed loops. 

  • 2004 - 2009


    SNOWMAN started as an ERA-Net project under the 6th Framework Program from the EU with a budget for five years (2003 - 2009) and was terminated on June 30th, 2009. The aim of the ERA-NET period was to establish a network of research funders, which was able to execute joint calls for research projects. This aim was achieved by establishment of the SNOWMAN Network.

All these projects received EU funding.