On Wednesday 16th June, it was organized a workshop of Industrial Symbiosis under the framework of EU Circular Talks of the European Circular Economy Stakeholders Platform (ECESP). For the organisation of this event, ECESP has been supported by EIT Community Circular Economy and Circlean. The “Industrial Symbiosis: A tool for the Green Deal” event has the aim of defining the current main challenges and possible actions to overcome them.

The main challenges and possible solution actions will be focused in three main areas:

Under the initial presentations of this workshop, Mira-Maria Kontkanen (ECESP Representative) showed INSIGHT project as a success example of Industrial Symbiosis project for promoting this new business model which could reach a more sustainable and integrated industrial system, which identifies business opportunities that leverage underutilised resources (such as materials, energy, water, capacity, expertise, assets etc.).