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The alarm emerges from a series of video interviews with managers of composting plants carried out by the italian Biorepack consortium. Too high percentages of "foreign fractions" (up to 12%) make it more difficult and expensive to make compost. On the other hand, compostable, flexible and rigid bioplastics were promoted with flying colors: "very useful for increasing quantity and quality of the final product"
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FAO produced the first report on the use of plastics in agri-food systems. Pollution is pervasive, especially in Asia. The solutions revolve around the "6Rs": reject, redesign, reduce, reuse, recycle and recover. It is essential to invest in the search for alternative products
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Europa-verde.jpg 533 800 Matteo Cavallito https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.png Matteo Cavallito2021-11-17 17:26:072021-11-29 16:26:35EU ready to work on soil law: “Net consumption must go to zero by 2050”
The Commission has announced a European law for soil protection by 2023. Debora Fino (Re Soil): "An historic choice, now Member States can take a major step forward". Concerns over France and Germany's position
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/ecomondo-2021-1-scaled.jpg 1920 2560 Matteo Cavallito https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.png Matteo Cavallito2021-06-24 11:00:402021-06-23 19:13:27New solutions for soil: Ecomondo call for papers is still open
Ecomondo 2021 selects new proposals to protect soil health. Abstract submission deadline is scheduled for June 30.