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ZERO CABIN WASTE PROJECT

Latest modifications of the bucket for selective collection on board

By |25 de March, 2019|Categories: Zero Cabin Waste Project|

On October 9, 2018, the separation of waste was implemented aboard Iberia's short and medium-haul flights, specifically 20 flights per day. For this purpose, there were 20 waste trolleys with a modified inner bucket with [...]

Presentation of the Thesis Plan. “Life cycle analysis of cabin waste management in the aviation sector”

By |1 de March, 2019|Categories: Zero Cabin Waste Project|

Gonzalo Blanca, responsible for the Life Cycle Analysis of catering waste management within Zero Cabin Waste, defended the Thesis Plan at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia on February 20 and was able to face the [...]

Scope of the Life ZCW project in Social Networks during 2018

By |20 de February, 2019|Categories: Zero Cabin Waste Project|

The partners of the LIFE Zero Cabin Waste Project consortium use social networks like LinkedIn and Twitter to make the actions and advances of the project more visible.The publications with the most impact usually contains [...]

Networking with Air Nostrum to promote the selective collection on waste on board

By |20 de February, 2019|Categories: Zero Cabin Waste Project|

On February 19th, Iberia welcomed Air Nostrum at its facilities in La Muñoza to present them the new waste bin developed by the Zero Cabin Waste for the selective collection of waste on board. Air [...]

Monitoring characterizations of Category 3 waste

By |15 de February, 2019|Categories: Zero Cabin Waste Project|

Catering waste generated on European flights is considered Category 3 material, according to Regulation No 1069/2009 (Animal by-products Regulation). This waste can be managed like the organic waste that we produce in our homes, [...]

Monitoring of waste separation on board

By |6 de February, 2019|Categories: Zero Cabin Waste Project|

On October 2018 began the selective collection on board in domestic and European flights of Iberia. Specifically, the separation was implemented in 20 daily flights, to be progressively extended to all flights. Periodically characterizations [...]