https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/WhatsApp-Image-2022-10-11-at-17.37.09-3.jpeg 900 1600 Emanuele Isonio https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.png Emanuele Isonio2022-10-18 11:00:072022-10-21 11:06:42Plastic, glass, metals: the “enemies” that dirty the compost
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"
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/siccita.jpg 533 799 Matteo Cavallito https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.png Matteo Cavallito2022-09-05 11:00:492022-08-30 18:09:23See some WEF’s suggestions to protect European soil from drought emergency
The combination of long-term drought and subsequent heavy rains is putting a strain on Europe's dry soils. From the World Economic Forum, five strategies to counter land erosion
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The Continent is dealing with the worst drought in five centuries. Amid failing crops, struggling transportation and electricity generation shortages, the World Economic Forum photographs some unusual consequences of a phenomenon that threatens the future of soil and the Planet
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Since 1980, extreme weather events have caused half a trillion euros losses and 145,000 deaths in Europe, EEA has found. Climate change remains the main threat. Today, the insurance coverage is still too low
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/biologico-1.jpg 532 800 Matteo Cavallito https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.png Matteo Cavallito2022-03-22 11:00:242022-03-22 15:45:03European organic farming keeps growing as market sets record high
Organic land in Europe covers more than 17 million hectares, with a 5.3% increase year on year. But the biggest surge comes from consumers: in the midst of the pandemic, sales mark the highest growth of the decade.
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Brussels finally acknowledges carbon farming, and opens the way to remuneration systems. The goal? Capturing 42 million tons of CO2 by 2030
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The invention is exhibited in the Italian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale: the terraforming device, designed by the OFL Architecture studio, detects the amount of CO2 in the soil and then injects the biological fertilizers necessary to re-naturalize the soils lacking their original production capacity
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The 7th report "Bioeconomy in Europe" by Intesa San Paolo: the total turnover in 2020 is worth 320 billion, with 2 million employees.
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Thursday 3 June at 3 pm, web conference for the EU Green Week to highlight the latest advances made by research and European institutions in favor of the bioeconomy, starting from the best practices already developed.