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Publication of LIFE ZCW third paper

On November 21th, the paper Is the reusable tableware the best option? Analysis of the aviation catering sector with a life cycle approach was published in the Science of the Total Environment. The person responsible for the study has been Gonzalo Blanca, researcher at ESCI – UPF, relying on the support of the different [...]

2019-12-05T13:26:32+00:004 de December, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

LIFE Zero Cabin Waste Project at COP25

The Climate Summit (COP25) is held from December 2 to 13 in Madrid, at IFEMA. The 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference will be the 25th conference of the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP25). Taking advantage of this special event, on 10 December from 13:15 to 14:00, the [...]

2019-12-04T07:54:07+00:002 de December, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

Iberia Forest grows in Jarama Paracuellos

On November 22th 2019, the first tree plantation was carried out on the occasion of the creation of El Bosque Iberia. For this first plantation, we counted with the help of Iberia employees –including its CEO and Steering Committee-, representatives of the Paracuellos City Council, the partners of the LIFE Zero Cabin Waste project and [...]

2019-12-02T13:08:05+00:0028 de November, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

Bringing over the ZCW to the students of the environmental sciences degree of the university of Alcalá

Last Thursday, 14th November, Patricia Zamora (Ecoembes) and Juan Fernando Martín (Gate Gourmet) presented the LIFE Zero Cabin Waste project to the students of the Environmental Sciences Degree in the University of Alcalá. During the seminar, pictures of the waste trolley that is currently available on Iberia flights were shown, as well as the [...]

2019-11-21T11:03:40+00:0018 de November, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

LIFE Zero Cabin Waste Consortium Meeting

A follow-up meeting of the LIFE Zero Cabin Waste Project took place on Friday, November 8. The meeting was at Ferrovial's offices in Fuenlabrada and representatives of the different partners of the consortium attended: Iberia, Gate Gourmet, ESCI-UPF, Ferrovial, Ecoembes and Transfer Consultancy.The main objective of the meeting was to know the technical and administrative [...]

2019-11-20T10:31:01+00:0012 de November, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

ZCW seminar for students of the environmental science degree of the university of Alcalá

Next Thursday, November 14th, Patricia Zamora (Ecoembes) and Juan Fernando Martín-Romacho (Gate Gourmet) will present the ZCW project to students of the degree of Environmental Sciences of the University of Alcalá. The talk is part of the program "Ambiéntate", which aims to bring to the students of the degree how, professionals in the sector, [...]

2019-11-21T07:30:00+00:0011 de November, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

Food waste management taking off?

On October 2nd, Madison Wright, a student of “Master of Science in Environmental Management & Policy” de la Universidad de Lund (Suecia), presented his thesis “FOOD WASTE MANAGEMENT TAKING OFF? Exploring prevention and treatment strategies of food waste in the airline industry:A case study on SAS”The purpose of this thesis was to:“To understand the underlying [...]

2019-11-20T10:00:59+00:004 de November, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

The Zero Cabin Waste in The New York Times

Thanks to the scientific paper written by ESCI-UPF, Airplane cabin waste characterization: Knowing the waste for sustainable Management and future recommendations, about the first characterizations carried out within the LIFE Zero Cabin Waste project, The New York Times has known about the project.Last October 11th, this well-known newspaper published an article in which the current [...]

2019-11-07T07:07:51+00:0016 de October, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

Forum For the Future

One of the pillars of the LIFE Zero Cabin Waste project is the ability to replicate the recycling system we have designed in other companies and other countries. For this reason, we were contacted by "Forum For The Future", a non-profit organization based in Singapore, which works together with companies, administrations, and civil society to [...]

2019-11-20T10:26:27+00:0015 de October, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments

BBC News mentioned the ZCW as a simple forward a more sustainable aircraft

October 7th, Katie Prescott, a BBC News journalist, published a new about the materials that composes the meal trays served on flights, in addition to other products offered during them.Altogether, it entails the impact of 5.7million waste tonnes per year, according to her research. To increase the awareness of this matter, it is mentioned an [...]

2019-11-20T09:47:27+00:009 de October, 2019|Zero Cabin Waste Project|0 Comments