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ecomovel

Ecodesign for a more sustainable furniture industry in MED

Budget
967,778.00 €
Call
2nd call - 2009
Type
Classic
Priority axis
1
Objective
1.1
Duration
-

Project aims and approach

Project summary

The Ecomovel project was based on the will to change the bad practices of the furniture sector in the Mediterranean and implement eco-friendly techniques taking into account two complementary aspects: design and ecology. The biggest challenge was to bring together companies, research centres and project partners to reach its objective. Ecomovel based its work on the elaboration of this collaboration and on the identification and implementation of good practices all along the manufacturing...

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Key achievements and results

In line with the objective of the project, the main activity was to share on eco-design. The added value of this cooperation was to allow an exchange of know-hows between specialized companies of the furniture sector, companies associations, chambers of commerce and research centres. Furthermore, the project raised awareness on the eco-design among the stakeholders.
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Budget

ERDF contribution
725,833.49 €
National co-funding
241,944.51 €
Total project budget
967,778.00 €
IPA contribution
78,254.00 €

Project partnership

Lead Partner

Portugal
UAERLVT - Union of the Enterprises Associations of the Region of Lisbon and Tagus Valley / Alentejo (Portugal)

Project partnership

Italy
CSM – Centro Sperimentale del Mobile e dell’Arredamento / Tuscany (Italy)
Spain
Furniture and Wood Technological Centre of the Murcia Region / Murcia (Spain)
Croatia
Northwest Croatian Wood Industry Cluster / Croatia: the entire country (Croatia)
Greece
Professionals’ Chamber of Thessaloniki / Anatoliki Makedonia, Thraki (East Maced. & Thrace) (Greece)
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