SMEDAR East Sussex Europe InterregIVa

Waste in action

Climate Change Youth Summit

Climate Change Youth Summit

The first ever Climate Change Youth Summit will take place on the 23rd of November in Eastbourne. 100 students from schools in East Sussex and Rouen will be involved.
Pebsham Waste Trail

Pebsham Waste Trail

The Waste in Action Pebsham Landfill Walk was opened to school groups by Councillor Matthew Lock and pupils from Pebsham Community Primary School have been the first to explore it.
4th Steering Group Meeting

4th Steering Group Meeting

In October 2010 the fourth Waste in Action Steering Group took place in East Sussex. Project partners met for three days of meetings and technical visits.
Permitting Regime - Lewes Composting Rocket

Permitting Regime - Lewes Composting Rocket

The composting Rocket is now working extremely effectively with an excellent composted product exiting the machine at the clean end.  Temperatures in the machine are high, generated by the breakdown of the material under microbial action.  The material proceeds through the machine in approximately 7-10 days.
SMEDAR welcomes its partners for the 3rd Steering Committee meeting

SMEDAR welcomes its partners for the 3rd Steering Committee meeting

Within the scope of the project "Waste in Action", a British delegation came to Rouen from 17th to 19th March 2010 in order to attend the 3rd steering committee meeting. The nine members of the delegation who were welcomed by SMEDAR's Chairman, Patrice Dupray, gave a progress report of the different ongoing projects with their French colleagues.
Waste in action: Enrol now for the 2010 training course!

Waste in action: Enrol now for the 2010 training course!

The 2nd session of the Franco-British training course, "Waste management seen from a sustainable development perspective" will take place from 7th to 11th June in Brighton and from 27th September to 1st October in Rouen. You can enrol now!
A high-level recycling fashion parade!

A high-level recycling fashion parade!

A novel fashion parade! On 26th November 2009, a novel fashion parade was held at Eastbourne, in England. A class from the Lycée Elisa Lemonnier in Petit-Quevilly replied to the invitation of the British partners and crossed the Channel in order to present clothes made out of recovered objects and remnants of material...