The SYMSITES project aims at developing new technologies and solutions based on the Industrial and Urban symbiosis (I-US) concept, for local and regional collaborations among diverse actors (Citizens, Municipalities and Entreprises) and sectors improving the sustainability of the use of industrial and societal resources starting from wastewater and waste materials.
SYMSITES is a 48-month-project (June 2022 – May 2026), funded by the European Union through Horizon Europe Programme (total budget: € 12.404.455).
Urban-Industrial Symbiosis with
Social, Economic and Environmental Impact
In the transition pathway from a linear towards a circular economic model, it is fundamental to evaluate the transition performance according to sustainability principles. In fact, only proper assessment can avoid the risk of shifting the burden
The waste management system in Muro de Alcoy, Spain, is moving towards a circular economy thanks to the cooperation between the City Council of Muro de Alcoy and Fovasa and Facsa, members of SYMSITES’ consortium and experts in the field of was
Solid Waste Management: Proactive Steps for a greener future Thousands of households and industries in West Achaia (Greece) will receive a wide range of compost bins, brown waste bins, biodegradable composting bags as well as a waste
International conferences and events play an important role in disseminating the valuable work conducted by SYMSITES. In this regard, our consortium presented enlightening research posters at the International Conference on Environmental Science