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Fostering Industrial Symbiosis for a Sustainable Resource Intensive Industry across the extended Construction Value Chain


  • Develop and demonstrate a new paradigm built on an innovative industrial symbiosis (IS) model towards a zero waste approach in the resource intensive industries of the construction value chain

  • Tackle harmonized technological and nontechnological requirements leading to material closed-loop processes and moving to a circular economy

  • Propose a new industrial symbiosis model for succesful implementation that involves an IS methodoloy and an IS Platform

Innovative Aspects

  • Full Scale Demonstration of innovative rubber-wood plastic composite, ceramic tiles, eco-cement and green concrete manufacturing
  • ETV certification for innovative symbiotic manufacturing technologies
  • Evaluation of the construction material value chain through LCA


  • Closed loop recycling processes in cement, plastics, glass, natural stone and ceramic industries

  • Geo-referencing and innovative data management tools for the ICT Platform


  • Using resources more efficiently in a circular economy
    – Beyond 15% reduction of waste generation
    – Beyond 12% gains in productivity for waste treatment.
    – Beyond 20% improvement in energy efficiency and associated GHG savings.
  • Contributing to greener technologies deployment in SPIRE industries and in the construction sector value chain, as well as to the green job generation.
  • Facilitating knowledge diffusion and innovation process by means of Transition Management and Living Labs tools to further encourage more sustainable behaviour across the sector.

Ekodenge’s Role

Özge Yılmaz
Özge YılmazProject Team Leader

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