The City Council of La Vall d'Uixo, together with the other project partners, is organizing the LIFE Ecocitric International Congress, which will take place in the same municipality on 16th and 17th November. The event will serve as a closing ceremony for the LIFE Ecocitric project that, since June 2014, is running in the municipality.
The auditorium of the town will host important figures from European, national and local levels. The participants will discuss about the management of agricultural waste and the circular economy. The environmental impact of the project, the products obtained and their chances of integration in the market as innovative and sustainable products as well as the communication strategy of the project after closure will be presented and discussed.
Tania Baños, Mayoress of the municipality, will be responsible to welcome the attendees on the first day of an institutional nature. High-level political figures, representatives of the Generalitat Valenciana, the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment and the Commission and European Parliament are expected.
The second day will be devoted to networking with related projects, companies and potential users of the products obtained by the Ecocitric project: essential oils, livestock bed, biofuel and animal feed. In closing, the lessons learned from the project and the future opportunities will be presented.