Institute for Ecology of Industrial Areas

IETU is R&D institution and has a wide experience in the development of environmental policy, strategic environmental assessment, management and policy instruments and tools at different levels for the needs of national and regional authorities. IETU has extensive experience in waste management providing services and expertise to local and state authorities, regulators and businesses.

IETU will support the analysis of waste streams (WP3) and the scenarios and categorization of waste accumulation (WP1). IETU will be responsible for the sustainability assessment of technological processes with application of a life cycle analysis and environmental impact assessment. A model approach to evaluate the sustainability will be developed (WP5) and included in the decision support system (WP6). IETU will disseminate project results (articles, publications, conferences) in WP7