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Successful webinar about the Environmental Footprint in the aquaculture sector

On 9 November AZTI organised a webinar in the framework of the AQUAPEF project on Environmental Footprint in the aquaculture sector. It was attended by almost a hundred aquaculture professionals, environmental policy makers, technical advisors, researchers, among others. During the event, new strategies and production methods to improve environmental sustainability were discussed, the PEF methodology [...]

By |2022-11-15T10:59:46+00:00November 14th, 2022|Sin categoría|0 Comments

First replication actions of the AQUAPEF tool in Greece

On 15 April, Dr. Saioa Ramos and Maite Cidad, researchers from AZTI's Efficient and Sustainable Processes Department and Victoria Litsi and Dr. Manolis Tsapakis from HCMR, took part in a workshop where they explained how the AQUAPEF tool could help companies to reduce their environmental impact. The workshop took place within the framework of the [...]

By |2022-05-05T06:49:23+00:00May 5th, 2022|Noticias sobre AQUAPEF, Sin categoría|0 Comments

AQUAPEF TOOL WORKSHOP at the Aquaculture Congress 2022

The AQUAPEF tool will be presented at the International Aquaculture Congress in Athens on 16th April. Dr. Saioa Ramos and Maite Cidad, researchers in efficient and sustainable processes department at AZTI, will be in charge of the workshop where attendees will have the opportunity to learn how the AQUAPEF tool can promote the reduction of [...]

By |2022-04-07T12:16:51+00:00March 29th, 2022|Sin categoría|0 Comments

Digital solutions for more eco-friendly aquaculture 

The AZTI technology centre is coordinating the AQUAPEF project, an initiative seeking to develop a solution to calculate and verify the environmental impact of aquaculture The tool developed in the scope of the project also enables identification of the impact’s causes and origins, so that decision-making based on environmental criteria becomes easier Most commercially fished [...]

By |2022-03-17T09:06:47+00:00March 9th, 2022|Sin categoría|0 Comments

New technologies for a efficient and sustainable fish feed

Fish farming is the world's fastest growing food producing sector employing thousands of people in many countries and generating billions in revenue for local economies. One of the major challenges in the industry is to maintain the economic growth rates by ensuring the sustainability of the production by reducing the environmental footprint of the production. [...]

By |2022-03-17T09:34:14+00:00December 12th, 2021|Sin categoría|0 Comments

Implementation of Environmental Improvement by the use of Automatic Feeding System

Forkys Aquacultures SA uses an automatic feeding system to reduce the waste of feed during feeding process. The automatic feeding system can control the amount of feed and the ratio that the feed delivered to fish. You can see all the details about the use of the automatic feeder in aquaculture in this video:  

By |2022-02-22T14:17:05+00:00December 9th, 2021|Noticias sobre AQUAPEF, Sin categoría|0 Comments

AQUAPEF Tool validation with aquaculture companies

Throughout 2021, as much as the health situation allowed and taking the necessary safety measures, the AQUAPEF project team members of Azti and Ingenet visited the facilities of the aquaculture company partners: Culmar, Forkys and Skironis. […]

By |2022-02-22T14:17:53+00:00October 9th, 2021|Noticias sobre AQUAPEF, Sin categoría|0 Comments

AQUAPEF presentation at Aquaculture Europe conference

Maite Cidad, a researcher of AZTI, attended the Aquaculture Europe 2020 online conference from April 12-15, 2021. In this international conference AQUAPEF projects results, specifically, the environmental impact results of seabass production in the Mediterranean Sea were presented through an oral communication in the session of “Circular economy, resource reuse and environmental footprint”. […]

By |2022-02-09T14:22:50+00:00April 9th, 2021|Noticias sobre AQUAPEF, Sin categoría|0 Comments

AQUAPEF project part of the Marine Fish PEFCR Technical Secretariat

Part of the transition phase of the Single Market for Green product initiative of the DG Envi (EC) several pilots are being carred out to support the possible adoption of policies implementing the Product Environmental Footprint (PEF). One of this polot is the Marine Fish PEF Category Rule development, which main aim is test the [...]

By |2022-02-22T14:18:56+00:00October 21st, 2020|Noticias sobre AQUAPEF, Sin categoría|0 Comments

LCA FOOD 2020 conference – Towards sustainable agri-food system

This unsual 2020 year, has brought an unsual LCA FOOD conference. The 12th International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment of Food has took place on 13th – 16th October 2020 in Berlin VIRTUALY. From 13 to 16th of Octiber 2020 a virtual conference has been carried out bringing together more than 400 participants. The International Conference [...]

By |2022-02-22T14:19:23+00:00October 21st, 2020|Sin categoría|0 Comments