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LIFE-Foundrysand project seminar will be arranged on 27th April 2017 in Tampere

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The Project Monitoring Meeting on the 9th of September, 2016

The project monitoring meeting will be held in AX Consulting, Tampere on 9.9.2016. The current status of the project is presented and discussed with the project monitors from NEEMO EEIG.

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Finnish Air Pollution Prevention Seminar in Lappeenranta 23.-24.8.2016

Finnish Air Pollution Prevention Seminar in Lappeenranta 23.-24.8.2016

The 41th air pollution prevention seminar was organized on 23.-24.8.2016 in Lappeenranta, Finland. The seminar was organized by The Finnish Society of Air Pollution Prevention, LUT Lappeenranta University of Technology (Environmental Technology Training Programme) and FCG Koulutus Oy.

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The project presentation in the Life information seminar at the House of the Estates (Säätytalo) in Helsinki 9.6.2016

The Ministry of the Environment organizes an annual Life information seminar. This year the Life programme's seminar is organized at the House of the Estates (Säätytalo) on Thursday the 9th of June, 2016 at 9:30 -16:00.

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The summer 2016 composting experiments have started in May 2016 in Koukkujärvi

The summer 2016 composting experiments have started in May 2016 in Koukkujärvi

The field scale composting experiments in summer 2016 have started on the 30th of May in Koukkujärvi solid waste management site, Nokia. The summer composting tests are carried out during May - October 2016.

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AX Consulting's excursion to Koukkujärvi on 9th May, 2016

AX Consulting's excursion to Koukkujärvi on 9th May, 2016

The employees of AX Consulting had an excursion to Koukkujärvi's solid waste management site in Nokia.

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The results report of the summer tests in 2015 is published

Composting tests in Finland: Results of summer tests in 2015 - The final results report, 15.2.2016, is available on Deliverables interleaf of the project website.

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Finnish Foundry Technical Association's training days in Tampere, Finland 4.-5.2.2016

The Finnish Foundry Technical Association's training days is organized in Scandic Hotel Rosendahl, Tampere, Finland 4.-5.2.2016.

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Meeting at Evira, Helsinki, on 19th January, 2016

The Foundry Sand project activities and results of the summer 2015 composting tests were presented at Finnish Food Safety Authority, Evira, on the 19th of January 2016 in Helsinki. Discussions of composting end-product requirements and limit values in Finland were discussed. Representatives from Evira, AX-LVI Consulting Ltd and Meehanite Technology Ltd participated to the meeting.

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Summer 2015 test results updated to the Project interleaf

The summary of the results of the composting experiments in Summer 2015 is now updated to the Project interleaf.

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The winter 2015-16 composting experiments have started in December 2015 in Koukkujärvi

The winter 2015-16 composting experiments have started in December 2015 in Koukkujärvi

The field scale composting experiments during winter time have started in December 2015 in Koukkujärvi solid waste management site, Nokia. The winter tests are carried out during December 2015 - June 2016.

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Successfully completed foundry sand composting tests in Finland in summer 2015

The summary of the results of the composting experiments in Summer 2015 is available in pdf format in 'Deliverables' section.

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Project meeting about the results of the first composting experiment, 25th of November, 2015

Project meeting about the results of the first composting experiment, 25th of November, 2015

The results of the first composting experiment from Summer - Autumn 2015 were presented in the project meeting on the 25th of November, 2015. Also the results of the laboratory scale experiments performed by University of Helsinki were presented. Aalto University presented their Master's thesis project about the quality control of foundry sand sampling for foundries.

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UUMA2 seminar on the 10th of September 2015

UUMA2 seminar on the 10th of September 2015

UUMA2 seminar was organised in Finnish Environment Institute SYKE in Helsinki. The seminar was also showed via Internet as a webinar. People from Meehanite Technology Ltd and AX-LVI Consulting Ltd participated to the UUMA2 webinar.

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Finnish Air Pollution Prevention Seminar in Lappeenranta 18.-19.8.2015

Finnish Air Pollution Prevention Seminar in Lappeenranta 18.-19.8.2015

The 40th air pollution prevention seminar was organized on 18.-19.8.2015 in Lappeenranta, Finland. The seminar was organized by The Finnish Society of Air Pollution Prevention, LUT Lappeenranta University of Technology (Environmental Technology Training Programme) and FCG Koulutus Oy.

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Project meeting and visit to the composting site 30th June, 2015

Project meeting and visit to the composting site 30th June, 2015

Project meeting was arranged on the 30th of June, 2015. The meeting started with a visit to the composting site in Koukkujärvi solid waste management site in Nokia. The composting site and field scale test heaps were presented to the project partners. The meeting continued at the office of AX Consulting in Tampere.

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The field scale composting experiments started in Koukkujärvi

The field scale composting experiments started in Koukkujärvi

The field scale experiments of composting surplus foundry sand have started in Koukkujärvi solid waste management site, Nokia, in June 2015. The estimated ending time of the first composting experiment is in September-October 2015.

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New Dissemination Materials for the Foundry Sand Project

New Dissemination Materials for the Foundry Sand Project

The new dissemination materials for the Foundry Sand project are now released. The project has a new leaflet, poster, roll-up and on-site panel that are used for the project dissemination in meetings, seminars and other events. On-site panels are used at the field experiment sites to give information about the project.

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Experimentation permission for project's field scale experiments

The State Regional Administrative Agency (AVI) granted permission for experimentation for Foundry Sand Project. The field scale composting experiments in Koukkujärvi solid waste management site will start in June 2015.

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The field scale composting experiments will start in June 2015 in Koukkujärvi

The field scale composting experiments will start in June 2015 in Koukkujärvi

The field scale composting experiments will start in June 2015 in Koukkujärvi solid waste management site, Nokia. The field tests are carried out by Meehanite Technology Ltd and Tampere Regional Solid Waste Management Ltd. The measurements and sampling of the field tests are carried out by AX-LVI Consulting Ltd.

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Composting experiments on laboratory scale are going on in Lahti

Composting experiments on laboratory scale are going on in Lahti

Composting experiments on laboratory scale are going on in Jokimaa, Lahti. The experiments are carried out by University of Helsinki.

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