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Europe Environment Evening

Invitation to ACR+ Members

25 November 2010 - European EMAS Awards Ceremony

25 November 2010 - European EMAS Awards Ceremony

Invitation to ACR+ Members

In celebration of the 2010 edition of the EUROPEAN WEEK FOR WASTE REDUCTION (, whose secretariat is managed  by ACR+, we are pleased to invite you to the "European Environment Evening".

This Gala event (including cocktail and dinner) will take place on 25 November from 18.30 to 22.30 in the famous Belgian Comic Strip Center (rue des Sables 20, 1000 Brussels -

On this particular occasion, the DG Environment of the European Commission will announce the winners of the "EMAS 2010 edition", the most prestigious award in environmental management (see full details of this ceremony are at 

This evening also fits within the 2-day Conference on "Europe Environment Policy: what's next? Towards a genuine 7th Environmental Action Programme", that Brussels Environment is organizing on 25 and 26 November, in the framework of the EU Belgian Presidency (

We really hope you will join us for this conference and  exceptional evening of networking, awards and entertainment!
Please note admission is completely free of charge for ACR+ members.

Thank you for confirming your attendance by registering before 1 November to:

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Call for Contributions on WEEE-recast

Making producers fully responsible for all WEEE management costs

ACR+ has decided, given the forecasted procedures to be made on the WEEE-recast for a political agreement by the council on 14 October 2010 and EP plenary sitting on 19 October 2010 (indicative dates), to put pressure on decision makers by sending both a letter and press release to all national WEEE-experts in order to reiterate our point of view on the issue of financial responsibility.

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Call for experts

Mission in Moldavia

Evaluation on waste and environmental regulations

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New INTERREG IVB project: "GreenCook"

Food wastage is emerging as a still-to-be-concretized political priority in North-Western Europe.

A new project titled GreenCook is aimed at reducing food wastage at home and out of home (at the restaurant, at the canteen, in the supermarket) and to make the North-Western Europe a model of sustainable food management by in-depth work on the consumer / food relationship.

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Take part in the Observatory!

ACR+ would like your involvment in a European Observatory for municipal waste recycling performances

ACR+ is now calling all European cities and regions of whom are ACR+ members to become part of the Observatory by participating in the Observatory working groups.

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EWWR Organisers are known; Project Developers, join together!

Now that the Organisers of the European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) have been appointed, Project Developers can propose the actions they want to put forward during the 20-28th November 2010 to the appointed Organisers in their area.

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How to prevent waste: the first answers from the Pre-waste partners

Partners from the Pre-waste project provided their first good practices proposals about waste prevention at the beginning of summer 2010.

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European training course on waste reduction

EWWR 2010 - Training in Porto, 17-18th June 2010

The European Training Course on Waste Reduction and in the context of the European Week for Waste Reduction corresponds to the need of promoting good practices and benchmarking between all the stakeholders.

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European Week for Waste Reduction 2010

Call for interest

The call for interest 2010 has been launched! European public authorities with a competence in the field of waste prevention are invited to express their interest in organising the European Week for Waste Reduction in your area from 20th to 28th November 2010.

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European Week for Waste Reduction 2009 Awards

Awards ceremony in March 2010

The awards ceremony of the European Week for Waste Reduction 2009 edition took place on Monday March 15, 2010 in Brussels in front of several personalities and numerous participants from all across Europe.

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