Next 15th June it will take place in the facilities of CARTIF Technological Centre in Valladolid (Spain) this event on the occasion of the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the LIFE Program, an event will be celebrated in CARTIF. This initiative has been promoted by the following projects: LIFE COLRECEPS, LIFE DIOXDETECTOR, LIFE LEACHLESS, LIFE PAVETHEWAYSTE, LIFE EQUINOX, LIFE BATTLE CO2, LIFE HUELLAS.

This initiative will be a chance to present the CARTIF’s LIFE team experience in LIFE Program and review the 20 LIFE Projects which they have achieved and developed. Moreover the specific conditions of the recently launched LIFE 2017 call will be analysed, and an exchange of experiences sessions in networking and replicability will be carried out with the participation of all the attendees.

Also, the final conference of the LIFE COLRECEPS project (LIFE12 ENV/ES/000754) will be held to share experiences and the obtained results. LIFE COLRECEPS started in September 2013 and will be finished in June 2017. The project has a budget of 1.201.933 euros and is funded by the LIFE financial instrument of the European Commission. LIFE COLRECEPS aims to implement a demonstration pilot plant for the recycling of expanded polystyrene waste to obtain new pearls of EPS. These pearls will be used to manufacture new products based on recycled EPS, closing the life cycle of EPS waste and giving an added value to this waste.

Click here to download the agenda of the event.