TOUR PUBLIC INITIATIVES 2Public Initiatives
The visit includes three laboratories hosted by:
- Resources Recovery and Environmental Management. Group focused on the promotion of circularity in industries (chemical, agrofood, mining, metalurgical, cement, and waste).
- Environmental Engineering and Microbiology. Group devoted to interdisciplinary research, innovation, and knowledge transfer in environmental biotechnology, water supply, wastewater and solid waste treatment, and bioenergy generation.
- Plastics and Composites. Group focused on the reduction of the environmental impact of plastics, using recycled or renewable materials, and sustainable manufacturing technologies.
Tersa Group is a publicly-owned company, operating in the Barcelona metropolitan area, specialised in managing environmental services related to the circular economy. The photovoltaic pergola is one of the largest solar power plants in Spain. It generates the equivalent of the power consumed by 140 Barcelona families.