The Kafireas wind farm complex in Greece was awarded for its sustainable best practices

Published on Thursday, 19 July 2018

Circular economy and environmental protection

The Ecological Recycling Society (Ecorec) is a non-governmental organization with over 25 years of experience in implementing sustainable waste management projects in Greece.

Ecorec was founded in 1990 with a specific vision: to promote waste prevention, re-use, recycling and composting activities as well as actions and policies supporting sustainable management of waste & natural resources within the framework of the circular economy at the local, national and EU levels.

In order to improve recycling performance rates and encourage best practices, Ecorec has launched the ambitious initiative of the Circular Economy ECO-Observatory.

The overall organization and operation concerns the systematic monitoring and evaluation of Sustainable waste management data in Greece, as well as the monitoring of International Best Available Techniques in waste management.