On behalf of the PACs Nutri Joanna Charytonowicz, Chief Inspectorate of Environmental Protection in Poland, participated in the first European Sustainable Phosphorus Conference (ESPC 2013) organized on 5-6 March 2013 in Brussels.
The aim of the conference was to raise awareness about the necessity for more sustainable phosphorus management on a European level, to facilitate the transition towards an enabling European environment in which less phosphorus is used and a sustainable market for recycled phosphorus can be created, and to further develop the phosphorus value chain throughout Europe.
At ESPC 2013, the European Phosphorus Platform was launched. There is a possibility to sign thejoint declaration with the outlines of the platform, and that to be directly connected to the European Innovation Partnerships on Raw Materials, Water and Sustainable Agriculture and the research and innovation agendas of Horizon 2020.
Better efficiency for industrial sewage treatment (BEST) Development of sustainable wetland management by restoration and biomass utilisation of peatlands in the Neman river catchment to improve water quality of the Baltic Sea (DESIRE) Enhancing water resources management in four river basins oriented on Baltic protection (BigRivers4Baltic)