Links of interest

In this section we collect case studies and best practices for environmentally responsible and sustainable commerce. If you know more interesting initiatives that could be published in this web site, send them to us by submitting this form and we will publish your ideas.

 

Machine that converts the stock exchanges of plastic in fuel Martes, 15 de Febrero de 2011

The stock exchanges of plastic have turned into an environmental half problem almost from his origins. No only they are done with oil and can remain in the dumps cientos of years, also contaminate the oceans and put in danger the life of a lot of marine species.

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The Comunitat Valencian leads by sixth consecutive year the obtaining of European bottoms to improve the environment Martes, 15 de Febrero de 2011

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BUBBLES?OF?OXYGEN: Fan or air conditioned Martes, 15 de Febrero de 2011

When we are in a party, if a lot of people put  to laugh with win, very probably will finish also laughing. But if some begin to yawn, is almost sure that to the majority infect us  the yawns. It exists a biological base that explains it: the designated neurons mirror carry us to imitate what see in the other. Probably therefore it loves us detect the company than better works in something, for afterwards copy his best practical (the famous best practices) in our company.

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Agreement between Sant Cugat's Town Hall and city retailers against plastic bags Viernes, 04 de Febrero de 2011

http://www.oficinasostenible.santcugat.cat/serveis_1/_5G1ICS7tAW7Q3B08NltuZ4FF_8rLinkAUAAznHiBIs9ZR-8jUzQg4w


Guide "Saving and improving energetical efficiency of retailers in Comunitat Valenciana" (AVEN 2005) Lunes, 27 de Diciembre de 2010

Edited by Agencia Valenciana de la Energia in 2005.

>>>+info: www.aven.es

>>> download file: http://www.aven.es/val/pdf/guia_locales.pdf or here


Links of environmental interest Lunes, 27 de Diciembre de 2010

*ECOLABEL  http://ec.europa.eu/environment/ecolabel/

*CLEAN TECNOLOGIES CENTRE (CTL) http://www.cma.gva.es/web/indice.aspx?nodo=3113&idioma=V

*IDAE (nstitute for Diversification and Saving of Energy) http://www.idae.es

*IDAE: Efficient households database: http://www.idae.es/ProductosEficientes/


European Comission File "Towards more efficient and fairer retail services in the Internal Market for 2020" Jueves, 23 de Diciembre de 2010

European Comission working document about economical, social and environmental issues for 2020

>>> Abstract in Spanish (15 pages) "INFORME DE LA COMISIÓNAL PARLAMENTO EUROPEO, AL CONSEJO, AL COMITÉ ECONÓMICO Y SOCIAL EUROPEO Y AL COMITÉ DE LAS REGIONES-Ejercicio de supervisión del mercado del comercio y de la distribución «Hacia un mercado interior del comercio y de la distribución más justo y eficaz en la
perspectiva de 2020» SEC(2010)807"

>>> Full document in english (97 pages)  "COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT On Retail Services in the Internal Market- Accompanying document to the Report on Retail Market Monitoring: "Towards more efficient and fairer retail services in the Internal Market for 2020" {COM(2010)355 final}"


Refund and return used packaging to reduce waste volume Martes, 21 de Diciembre de 2010

La Vanguardia 20/12/10 (in spanish)


Greening Shops and Saving Costs Martes, 14 de Diciembre de 2010

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP www.unep.org) made in 2007, helped by German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), an interesting publication named "Greening Shops and Saving Costs", with strategies and good practices on retail and environment all around the world.

>>>>>Download file (in English)

>>>>> Go to interactive slideshow (html and pdf with Good Practices)


Zara's eco-efficient store Lunes, 13 de Diciembre de 2010

+info: http://www.inditex.es/en/press/press_releases/extend/00000817

*Zara's Store in Athens: pdf file with details of eco-efficient store

*Zara's store in Athens: flash file with details of eco-efficient store


Paper bags, the most sustainable option for retail Martes, 07 de Diciembre de 2010

Load capacity, resilience and sustainability are the three variables that are in paper bags over other materials, according to a study by the Research Institute for Packaging, Transportation & Logistics (Itene)

+info:Distribución y actualidad (in spanish)

+info: The Paper bag (leaflet)


Led's Go! Project Viernes, 22 de Octubre de 2010

The Led's Go! projecte, leaded by ECO-RAEE, changes old lamps for LED (LED (Light-Emitting Diode) systems with reduced consumption.

+info: www.leds-go.es


Enviroment: Retailers deliver on green promises Jueves, 01 de Julio de 2010

Retail Forum on Sustainability

Press Release: http://europa.eu/rapid/pressReleasesAction.do?reference=IP/10/1157&format=HTML&aged=0&language=EN&guiLanguage=en

Monitoring report: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/industry/retail/pdf/report_monitoring2009.pdf


Campaing for sustainable consumption Miércoles, 09 de Junio de 2010

The State confederation of Consumption and Users (CECU) starts a campaign to promote responsible consumption

+info: http://www.cecu.es/campanas/medio%20ambiente/INC09proy_cons_resp.pdf


Free bags in supermarkets are water under the bridge Miércoles, 09 de Junio de 2010

The free distribution of supermarket bags is of the past.

Larger companies are now obliged by law to reduce the use of plastic bags by in 50% between 2010 and 2014; however are free to choose the way and speed taken to achieve the target.
 

+info: http://www.expansion.com/2010/06/07/empresas/1275874852.html


Shopping centres requires six times more energy to operate than traditional marketplaces Lunes, 17 de Mayo de 2010

A comparative study among large shopping centres and traditional marketplaces showed that the latest of these marketplaces have a lot less impact on the environment

+info: http://www.ecoticias.com/co2/26455/rss.php

>>>>>Download file with study


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