Here is collected a series of cases with focus on results from eco innovation projects funded by the Danish Ministry of Environment i the period 2008 - 2014.
New wood protector reduces environmental impactsDyrup A/S, has developed and completely new type of sustainable and environmentally friendly wood protector which is just as good as the old oil-based products.
New filter removes 93% of dangerous particles from ships
The filter has been developed by the manufacturing company Dinex A/S. The project was conducted in collaboration with the Danish Technological Institute and the ferry company Ærøfærgerne,
New system cleans ballast water at a lower price
The Danish company, Bawat A/S has developed a system to clean ballast water while the ship is at sea.
New system cleans industrial packaging 90% more efficiently
The Danish company SEMI-STAAL A/S has developed a system which can clean returned packaging from industrial enterprises using considerably less water than other systems, and less than a tenth of the normal energy consumption.
Foto: Peter Nørby
A new membrane can extract clean water from polluted fluids
For a number of years, the Danish company Aquaporin A/S has been developing a membrane which, using a natural protein, can extract clean water from polluted fluids such as sewage.
In 2005 a phampleth was published with 9 good examples of how ecoinnovation can contribute to reduction of environmental impact.
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