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 the environmental impact of companies in the aquaculture sector. AQUAPEF tool calculates the environmental impact of aquaculture products in accordance [...]

March 29th, 2022|0 Comments

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 species are nowadays highly or overly exploited. Aquaculture can be a key option for mitigating this situation, as it allows [...]

March 9th, 2022|0 Comments

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. Skironis Aquaculture is focusing its efforts on the regulation and optimization of the fish feed supply. The fish feed as [...]

December 12th, 2021|0 Comments

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:  

December 9th, 2021|0 Comments

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”. […]

April 9th, 2021|0 Comments


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