CLEANSTONE – Recycling and upgrading of stone processing waste for environmental sustainability
Lisa Wolf, Tobias Köstl, Lukas Köstenberger, Elisabeth Wiegele
Interreg programme IT-AT
The aim of CLEANSTONE is to improve environmental protection and resource efficiency in the stone industry. E.C.O. is significantly involved in the development of guidelines for the definition of criteria for the assessment of environmental impacts as well as for the quality assurance of innovative processes, which enable an optimized recovery of usable secondary raw materials from slurries and quarry plates of various stone types were delivered. E.C.O can test its own L.B.I. (Long Term Biodiversity Index) in various small and medium-sized companies in Italy and Austria.