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Pulp and paper industry: producing more and polluting even less

The pulp & paper industry has long been seen as one of the most polluting industries on the planet. It is no longer the case, but to continue growing and also to reduce their ecological...

The auto industry opts for a greener future

Worldwide auto sales are taking off and creating new environmental service requirements for car manufacturers. This is true of both the construction phase and the end of life phase when vehicles...

Three major challenges for the oil and gas industry

With rising global demand, highly volatile prices and increasingly stringent environmental regulations, the oil and gas industry faces three challenges: reducing costs, optimizing the performance...

Reducing its environmental footprint of the food and beverage industry

The leading industrial sector in the world is a major consumer of water and energy. It also produces important quantities of organic waste and solid waste such as plastic, glass and paper....

Eco-neighbourhoods: the city of the future’s laboratories

Smart, green, pleasant, sustainable... Eco-neighbourhoods meet the twofold challenge of improving residents’ quality of life and managing resources in a sustainable way.

Smart cities: when digital technology makes urban areas more attractive and competitive

Digital technology is revolutionizing cities. More connected and better managed, smart cities are optimizing the operation of their infrastructures and increasing their competitiveness,...

A resilient city: making cities more resistant to impacts and risks

Climate change, growing terrorist risk: new threats have emerged over the last few decades which increasingly impact the future of towns and cities. These new threats require resilience strategies...

A livable city: improving quality of life and attracting people and business

The primary objective of a "livable" city (one that is pleasant to live in) is to ensure the quality of life and well-being of its residents and all those who work, study or pass through...

Healthcare facilities and environmental challenges

Continuity of healthcare provision, safety and health risks control, facilities and equipment availability, economic and environmental efficiency: in order to meet these crucial challenges,...

Inclusive cities: creating economic, social, and local cohesion

An inclusive city is a city in which no part of the population is excluded from urban development. It promotes access to essential services for as many people as possible and in particular for the...