Tag Archives: Eco-Innovation

European companies turn to eco-innovation to tackle rising input costs and scarcity of materials

The competitiveness of European businesses is increasingly vulnerable to growing materials scarcity which causes price volatility. A Eurobarometer survey published this week and presented at the 10th European Forum on Eco-innovation in Birmingham, UK, shows that 75% of European businesses have experienced an increase in material costs in the past five years, while 90% expect …
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Eco-Innovation in Industry: Enabling Green Growth

Eco-innovation will be a key driver of industry efforts to tackle climate change and achieve “green growth” in the post-Kyoto era. Eco-innovation calls for faster introduction of breakthrough technologies as well as more systemic application of available solutions, including non-technological ones. It also offers opportunities to involve new players, develop new industries and increase competitiveness. …
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