The ceramic, heritage and sustainable product design project focuses, first, gather and give consistency to a set of information dispersed and available in the following areas: material, environmental, social, economic and culturalhistorical, to enhance sustainable solutions in the ceramic industry; and then consolidating and disseminating this knowledge, promote innovation, creating resources to support teaching, research and development of sustainable ceramics products.
DEGREN - Centro Transfronterizo de Innovación Empresarial en Ecodiseño en la EUROACE
The objective of the DEGREN project is the creation of a Cross-Border Ecodesign Center in the EUROACE region (Alentejo, Center and Extremadura). This Ecodesign Center aims to create and promote the development of ideas, research and projects, as well as to foster innovation in several strategic sectors of the EUROACE area and promote the generation of new business models based on Ecodesign and the Circular Economy.
Homegreens aims to build small eco- designed aquaponic systems that can be placed in personal homes, schools, hospitals or similar places, and serve as pioneer systems to allow consumers and stakeholders (present and future) to allow them to observe biology working in a sustainable and economically viable way.