Participated in an online conference

On November 12, took part in an online conference dedicated to the problem of reducing the environmental intensity of the industrial complex in Russia.

The conference covered the following aspects:

  • Strategies of Russian companies in relation to environmental protection. Examples of successful intensification of environmental activities. Technologies for implementing the best available technologies;
  • Problems of technological re-equipment, introduction of low-waste technologies, economic and technical control of ecologization;
  • Ways to reduce the cost of production by using secondary resources and reducing the resource and energy intensity of existing production facilities;
  • Current issues of environmental audit, environmental certification and environmental insurance;
  • Mechanisms of legal regulation of environmental activities of enterprises;
  • Practical cases of industrial enterprises investing in environmentally friendly and resource-saving production, exchange of experience in implementing resource-efficient technologies.

The following reports are presented:

  • Eco-friendly solutions in Russian production: state policy and economic incentives, legal regulation, environmental certification. Moderator: Mikhail Vasilenko, Chairman, national Union of self-regulating organizations of waste management operators;
  • State policy in the field of resource conservation and ecology, law enforcement practice. Nikita Bondarenko, head of the environmental supervision Department Of the Committee for nature management, environmental protection and environmental safety of Saint Petersburg;
  • Mainstream judicial practice in the field of environmental and industrial safety. Arina Dovzhenko, partner, Borenius Russia;
  • Environmental certification as a market tool for sustainable business development. Evgenia Kuznetsova, head of the certification body "Ecological Union", leading expert of the "Leaf of life" system»;
  • International energy certification tools. Mathematical energy modeling. Evgeny Teslya, CEO, EST Group;
  • Strategies of Russian companies in relation to environmental protection. Examples of successful intensification of environmental activities. Technologies for implementing the best available technologies. Arina Dovzhenko, partner, Borenius Russia;
  • Closed-loop economy as a driver of business development. Natalia Malashenko, Director of corporate relations, Russia, UPM.

Photos from the conference can be viewed here.

All-Russian conference "GOSGARANT 2020: ECOLOGY"

The event will take place on October 29, 2020, starting at 11:00 Moscow time.
The conference will be held on the Zoom platform in an online format.

Issues to be covered:

  • "GREEN" NGOS;
  • HOW TO GET FUNDING FOR THE PROJECT IN THE FIELD OF ECOLOGY?;
  • HOW TO INTEGRATE YOUR PROJECT INTO NATIONAL PROJECT "ECOLOGY"?;
  • HOW TO INVITE A BUSINESS TO PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS?;
  • WHAT IS RUSSIA'S STRATEGY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIAL MOVEMENT?;
  • WHAT GRANT PROGRAMS ARE IMPLEMENTED IN THE SPHERE OF PUBLIC ECOLOGICAL CONTROL?.

XI International forum "Ecology"

From 22 to 23 October, the XI international forum "Ecology"was held in St. Petersburg. The sections and the plenary session presented informative reports that focus the public's consciousness on the main topics of life — clean air, open environmental information, clean water, garbage reform, green construction, health and ecology, etc.

The newspaper "Society and Ecology" is an information partner of the EcoForum more information about the event can be found at the link.

Webinar of the Finnish-Russian chamber of Commerce "Finnish waste management system"

Participated in the webinar organized by the Finnish-Russian chamber of Commerce on the topic "Finnish waste management system":

  • October 8 - Overview of the waste management system in Finland;
  • October 14 - Building the Finnish waste management chain;
  • October 22 - Processing of industrial waste and ecotechnoparks in Finland.

The next meeting is scheduled for October 29 with the agenda "Closed-loop Economy at the level of the Finnish city".
The program in Russian can be found at the link.

XI International forum "Ecology"

The XI International forum "Ecology" will be held on October 22-23, 2020 at the EXPOFORUM convention and exhibition center, which has received official permission to conduct business events in compliance with all safety standards and requirements of Rospotrebnadzor.
The forum program in Russian can be found here.