Re-thinking the management of organic waste

Developing an innovative model of local-level bio-waste.

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Project summary: 

This is a pilot project that aims to evaluate a new, circular and social approach to local waste management (including collection and reuse). The evidence gathered at the pilot stage will provide the basis for further disseminating the model in other regions of Navarra and also further afield in Spain.

Project results: 

Created a collection and transportation system for Bio-Waste in Lumbier and other nearby areas.

Set up a biological treatment facility for Bio-waste in Lumbier.

Conducted research concerning methods of optimizing the treatment process and ensuring the use of the compost obtained.

Designed a training course; introducing this effective management model at local level.

The project is expected to generate 3 jobs.