Campaign in libraries to promote the selective collection of electrical and electronic equipment

The Government of Catalonia’s Department of Territory and Sustainability and Department of Culture have launched a campaign to promote the selective collection and recycling of electrical and electronic equipment in Catalonia’s public libraries.The aim is to intensify the involvement of citizens in reducing waste and changing the system towards a circular economy, which prioritises the…

The Circular Economy, a professional sector for the future

  From the Maresme Waste Consortium, on behalf of the Mataró Maresme Circular Park project, last Friday we took part in the round table “Take charge of your future: find out about the opportunities in today’s job market” organized by the Mataró Employment Service. This activity was held as part of the SIOP 2021 Professional…

The director of the Maresme Waste Consortium, Carles Salesa, member of the ISWA global Energy Recovery working group

Some thirty countries around the world are represented in this group, with different socio-economic and cultural backgrounds, which allows the exchange of experiences and knowledge of very diverse realities and visions. Last Thursday, the director of the Maresme Waste Consortium, Carles Salesa, took part in one of the annual meetings of the international working group…

ESGREM, the working group of supra-municipal entities in Spain, is created to accelerate the transition to sustainable waste management

This working group has been set up with the aim of coordinating the territorial and inter-territorial collaboration of the supra-municipal agents involved in the world of waste in Spain. The idea is to achieve synergies, apply instruments for promotion and improvement and present themselves in a unified manner before the state and European public authorities….

The Director and the President of the Maresme Waste Consortium, present at the Board of Directors meeting of the Catalan Waste Agency

Last Thursday, 4th March, the Director of the Maresme Waste Consortium, Carles Salesa, and its President, the Mayor of Mataró, David Bote, attended the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Catalan Waste Agency. Salesa did so in his capacity as the Lead Technician of the Environment and Mobility Commission of the Territory and…

The Maresme Waste Consortium, the TecnoCampus and UNINI-MX promote the creation of the Ibero-American Network of Waste Management for the Circular Economy

RIGREC is an initiative that will promote academic knowledge, at the same time as providing the transfer of experiences on the circular economy to the society of Campeche, Mexico. On March 2nd, the agreement for the creation of RIGREC, the Ibero-American Network of Waste Management for the Circular Economy, was signed. A new initiative created…

  The Maresme Waste Consortium starts a new year together with the Circular and Green Economy Working Group of the Cities and Towns towards Sustainability Network

The working group aims to be a space for discussion and debate, on a Catalan-wide scale, to promote circularity practices. The Maresme Waste Consortium is part of the Circular and Green Economy Working Group of the Cities and Towns towards Sustainability Network. A space for the exchange of experiences and knowledge, and of training and…

Carles Salesa attends the first meeting of the Territory and Sustainability area of the FMC as a lead technician of the Environment and Mobility Commission

Last week the first meeting and constitution of the plenary of the Territory and Sustainability area of the Federation of Municipalities of Catalonia (FMC) took place, chaired by the mayor of Martorell, Xavier Fonollosa, with the mayor of Mataró, David Bote, in the role of vice-president. This is one of the seven sectoral areas into…

The Chair on Circular Economy is presented at the TecnoCampus

The TecnoCampus presents the Chair on Circular Economy and Sustainability, promoted by the patronage of the Maresme Consortium for Waste and Aigües de Mataró. On Friday 5 February, the TecnoCampus presented what is the third university-business chair to be launched since the inauguration of the park. This is the Chair of Circular Economy and Sustainability,…