Citizens’ ideas how to use new circulative sidestream based construction material

Project : Urban infra revolution - Circular economy materials and novel method development to produce recyclable and functional urban construction products
City : Lappeenranta
Short description
In the Urban Infra Revolution project, new sustainable material is developed by combining forest and mining industry side streams. In April, an idea competition, open to all citizens, was organised to select the best urban product to be built with new circular material.

SALUS SPACE and innovative practices of intercultural welfare

Project : S.A.L.U.S. ‘W’ SPACE - Sustainable Accessible Livable Usable Social space for intercultural Wellbeing, Welfare and Welcoming
City : Bologna
Short description
The month of May, dedicated to many events to promote the European Union institutions, policies and programmes, ended up in Bologna with the international conference "Beyond Integration. Innovative practices of hospitality and intercultural welfare ", organised by the City of Bologna in the framework of Salus Space project.

Chemical analysis of »IAPS« wood -our recent research activities

Project : APPLAUSE - Alien Plant Species from harmful to useful with citizens' led activities
City : Ljubljana
Short description
In the frame of research activities on the Applause project, intensive investigation of the chemical properties of Invasive Alien Plant Species (IAPS) is under progress also at the Department of wood science and technology (University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical faculty).