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III editions of Green Public General States. 20-22 novemberNov 17, 2017III editions of Green Public General States. 20-22 november
Italy since 2013 has introduced a new law for the green in cities, the nr. 10/2013 : "Rules for the development of green urban spaces" with the aim to promote a new green culture in urban areas, where live and work the majority of Italians. The law establishes at the Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea, the Committeee for the green public development, that is supported by ISPRA.

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Synthesis of the report "Food waste : a systemic approach for structural prevention and reduction"Nov 17, 2017Synthesis of the report "Food waste : a systemic approach for structural prevention and reduction"
Food waste has emerged recently as one of the major environmental and socio-economic issues that humanity faces. Analysis on the subject are at the early stage and the concordance on methodologies need to be developed. This report reviews international literature and analyzes the most relevant links between food wastage and other issues, such a land/soil, water, energy consumption, degradation of biological integrity, climate change, alteration of the nitrogen cycle, food safety and sovereignty, circular bioeconomy, in order to build a socio-ecological vision.
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ISPRA President meeting with DG Energy and DG Environment of European Commission Nov 15, 2017ISPRA President meeting with DG Energy and DG Environment of European Commission

It was held last 15 november in Bruxelles an important meeting between the DG Energy of European Commission, Dominque Ristori, and ISPRA President Stefano Laporta. The encounter was an opportunity to share ideas and compare the european energetic politics and the contribute of ISPRA in the environmental decisions. Both agreed on the necessity to promote policies and strategies in a frame of circular economy. In the afternoon the DG Laporta met also Daniel Calleja Crespo, DG Environment of European Commission. Main topics : the international cooperation and data transfer.

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Nuclear safety

Oct 12, 2017Detection of radioactive contamination in air samples with concentrations below radiological concern
On October 2nd ISPRA has been notified by the Regional Environmental Protection Agency of Lombardia Region about the detection of traces of Ruthenium-106 (about 3 milliBq/m3) in air samples collected in Milan and Bergamo. No other artificial radionuclides have been detected. Ruthenium -106 is a radioisotope with a decay time of 373,6 days used in medical applications. As result of these notification ISPRA has informed all the laboratories of the national network for the monitoring of the environmental radioactivity requesting to report about any detected abnormal value.
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Ideambiente

Ideambiente n. 4/2017Oct 16, 2017Ideambiente n. 4/2017
The protagonists of the new issue of Ideambiente are the various environmental emergencies that characterized the recent summer. The focus is therefore addressed to the fires, the drought phenomenon, the climate change, with an eye also to the effects on the environment and the world of agricultural production.
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Ispra Events
Roma, Auditorium MATTM, Via C. Bavastro, 180,
Dec 14, 2017
XIII Report on Urban Environment Quality - 2017 edition
c/o CNR-ISMAR, Sala Tesa 102 Tesa 104 - Arsenale, Castello 2737/F, 30122 – Venezia,
Nov 24, 2017
Predictive uncertainty and tide forecast
Venezia, Università IUAV,
Nov 22, 2017
Soil consumption report presentation - territorial dynamics and ecosystem services
Rome, Auditorium MATTM, Via C. Bavastro, 180,
Nov 16, 2017
Food waste: a systemic approach for structural prevention and reduction
Roma, Auditorium MATTM - Via Capitan Bavastro, 180,
Nov 15, 2017
Kick-Off meeting Project LIFE SEPOSSO “Supporting Environmental Governance For The Posidonia Oceanica Sustainable Transplanting Operations”
Rome, Auditorium MATTM, Via C. Bavastro, 180,
Oct 31, 2017
Municipal Waste Report - edition 2017
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