For 10 years the Russian presidential academy of national economy and public administration has been the venue for the Gaidar Forum. In 2019, the international scientific and practical conference was held from January 15 to 17 and traditionally gathered speakers to discuss socio-economic and political problems and opportunities. Konstantin Rzayev, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of «EcoTechnologies» Group of Companies, was one of the speakers with the issue “What do we lose with EPR (Extended Producer Responsibility). View of a plastic waste recycler”. In addition, a separate waste collection was organized at the Gaidar Forum within the framework of the “Separate with Us” program. At the time of the forum, two types of containers were installed at the RANEPA - to collect plastic and aluminum and other waste. All the collected waste was sent to partner plants for recycling, including Tver Polymers Recycling Plant (Eco Technologies Group of Companies). We thank the Coca-Cola system in Russia, which initiated the project, as well as the organizing committee of the forum.
From December 25th, 2018 to January 8th, 2019, the Olympic champion in figure skating Tatiana Navka presented her musical on ice “The Scarlet Flower” which took place in the Palace of Sports “Megasport” in Moscow. “EcoTechnologies”, within the framework of the “Separate with Us” program, launched a project on separate waste collection at these events. For this purpose, two types of containers were installed in the palace of sports: yellow for plastic and aluminum and grey one for other waste. Volunteers who had passed training sessions on the topic of separate collection helped guests correctly sort the waste. About 180 thousand people, who visited the show within 14 days, were able to contribute to environmental care.All collected waste was sent to partner plants for recycling, including Tver Polymers Recycling Plant (“EcoTechnologies” Group of Companies).The project on separate waste collection was initiated by the Coca-Cola system in Russia within the framework of the program “Separate with Us” and realized with the support of the “EcoTechnologies” Group of Companies and the organizing committee of the show. Tatiana Navka also actively supported the project and encouraged guests to pay attention to the bright containers.
Volkswagen Financial Services RUS, in cooperation with the electronic scrap recycling company Ecopolis Corporation, launched a separate waste collection point in its office. Employees got the opportunity to hand over “electronic trash” such as unnecessary or faulty gadgets, small household appliances etc. to the special containers.Also, in the office of the company, special containers for plastics and paper were installed. In the framework of the current Cooperation Agreement between EcoTechnologies Group and Ecopolis Corporation, the collected plastic will be recycled at the Tver Polymers Recycling Plant (part of the EcoTechnologies Group).The corporate culture program, implemented in Volkswagen Financial Services RUS, is aimed at reducing the volume of uncontrolled dumping of waste in landfills and preserving the environment.Read more about the project here.
On October 25, the 15th Anniversary International Exhibition of equipment and technologies for waste management, recycling and wastewater treatment Wasma 2018 was over.During the exhibition visitors had an opportunity to ask any questions to the top management and leading experts of EcoTechnologies Group, RzhevMash company and Tver Polymers Recycling Plant. Also visitors got acquainted with an exhibit: a container for separate waste collection produced by RzhevMash. Thanks to this container thousands of Russian citizens already have an opportunity to separate the waste. The organizers and participants of the exhibition marked the creative approach of EcoTechnologies Group.We are grateful to all the guests who visited our stand, as well as the organizers of the exhibition!
On September 6, 2018, the Office of Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resource Usage of Tver region held a public event to discuss the results of law enforcement practice in the field of environmental legislation. The event was attended by the head of the Office A. Kuzmin and Tver Interdistrict Environmental Prosecutor D. Plekhanov. Representatives of public organizations and enterprises operating in Tver region, including Tver Polymers Recycling Plant, were also involved in the event. Participants shared their business experience in compliance with environmental legislation, as well as implemented projects and programs in the field of separate waste collection and environmental education. We are glad to inform you that Tver Polymers Recycling Plant deservedly received a letter of appreciation. Letters of appreciation were awarded by Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resource Usage of Tver region to enterprises responsible for environmental safety.
New article «Waste management: in search of raw materials fit to recycle» by our Chairman, Dr. Constantin Rzaev – Plastics magazine, December 2017.
(read the article)
On the 24 January, EcoTechnologies group took part in the roundtable "Plastics recycling as a part of waste management reforms in Russia: the solution to environmental problems on the basis of cost-effective business" organized by PJSC "SIBUR" within the framework of the exhibition "Interplastica 2018". The Chairman of EcoTechnologies group - Constantin Rzaev made a report "Collection and recycling of plastic waste in Russia" at the session. Recording of the roundtable can be viewed here.
EcoTechnologies group took part in the 10th international exhibition-forum WasteTech-2017 which was held in Crocus-Expo center in Moscow from 6 to 8 June. There were the last developments of subdivision "EcoMechanics", the product line of secondary raw materials on the exhibition stand and the consultations about separate waste collection in towns were held. We are grateful to all our guests for attending our exhibition stand as well as its administration!
EcoTechnologies group invites you to visit our stand at the exhibition of waste treatment, environmental protection and renewable energy WasteTech-2017, which will take place on the 6-8 June 2017 in Moscow, Crocus-Expo, Pavilion 2, Hall 8, Booth B 3.4.
To read more about WasteTech-2017 you can here.
On the 15 November in the framework of the III Moscow eco-residence there was a ceremony of awarding the prize Mospriroda "Eco-residence of the year", where EcoTechnologies group project "Zero Waste. Universities" became the winner in the nomination "educational initiatives" for culture and practice development of the separate waste collection among students! At the ceremony the head of the Department of Environmental Resource Management Anton Kulbachevsky highlighted the waste collection and recycling is a primary problem for the city and Moscow is already using the modern technology to improve the environmental situation, but it is impossible to solve this problem at the expense of the government budget, the cooperation between government and business is necessary.
On the 10 November, 2016 Moscow, in TASS, there was a press conference about the future of Extended Producer Responsibility principle implementation in Russia (in accordance with the Federal law "On Production and Consumption Waste") and the program of "Coca-Cola Russia" "Razdelyaj s nami" presentation.
October 10, 2016 MR CCI held a round table on the topic "Preparation of proposals for the regulation of plastic waste management." Our Chairman, Dr. Constantin Rzaev told about «SWC in the municipality as a key factor in plastics recycling effectiveness improvement». To read more about around table you can here.
On the 24 September at the Tver Polymers Recycling Plant the managing director of the plant guided a tour for the student's movement "Green HSE" (a community of students and graduates of HSE who together with the administration make the HSE "green" university). During the excursion students knew a lot about recycling of plastic, end product and spheres of its application, development of separate waste collection in Russia. To read short report, to watch video report.
Within a joint pilot project of Avtodor with EcoTechnologies group and «Sfera of Ecology» since August 11 on four locations of highway M-4 "Don" (on the 56th and 74th km from Moscow, 37th and 71th km to Moscow) containers for the separate waste collection (SWC) were established.
On the 13 July the first broadcast «Building of ecology consciousness. The church and ecology» took place where abbot of Pyathizky town residence of Trinity St. Sergius Lavra, docent of Moscow Theological Academy archpriest Pavel Velikanov and the chairperson of EcoTechnologies group Constantin Rzaev participated.
From 14 to 17 June EcoTechnologies group as a part of international group of companies «ProPartners» participated in the 21 international exhibition for the packaging industry «RosUpack» in Moscow international fair center «Crocus Expo».
EcoTechnologies group invites you to visit our stand at the exhibition of equipment and technologies for water treatment, waste management and recycling Wasma 2016, whitch will take place on the 18 - 20 of October 2016 in Moscow, EcoCentre Sokolniki, Pavilion 4.1.
On the 26th of May the fourth university became a participant of EcoTechnologies group social project "Zero Waste. Universities" – Higher School of Economics National Research University.
On 20th May there was a seminar with master courses’ sdudents of MSU «Marketing» and «Management of biotechnologies». During this seminar the coordinator of ecological projects EcoTechnologies group - Daria Savkova told students about modern approaches recycling of waste, recovery and the future opportunities of recycling business in Russia.
From 5th to 8th May there was a feature film shooting under operating name "Vitka Garlik carried to Leha Pintle to a nursing home" on the territory of Tver Polymers Recycling Plant. The shooting is carried out with support of Russian Federation Ministry of Culture.
From 26 to 29 April, EcoTechnologies group participated in the international exhibition forum «ECOTECH» 2016 in «Crocus Expo», Moscow. Within an exhibition there was the stand of the Tver region (E 510) where representatives of the company consult visitors concerning deliveries of raw materials, PET recycling, separate waste collection and help to choose equipment for waste sorting.
From 18 till 25 April there was "VuzEcoFest 2016" - festival of sustainable development of universities. EсoTechnologies group took active part in the project: company representatives gave lectures "Waste management: problems of separate waste collecting in Russia", C. Rzaev took part as the expert in the discussion for students of MSU "Separate waste collection and waste recycling: opportunities for business, university and city", and also took part as a jury in the final stage of case championship of sustainable development "EcoExpirience".
On 21 April discussion "Separate waste collection and waste recycling: opportunities for business, university and city" took place in economics department of MSU where the chairman of EcoTechnologies group Constantin Rzaev acted as an expert.
The International exhibition and forum ECOTECH organized by the Ministry for Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation will be launched in Russia April 26 through 29 in the "Crocus Expo" (III pavilion, hall 13) in Moscow. EcoTechnologies group invites you to visit the stand of the Tver region (E 510) where representatives of the company will consult you about PET recycling, separate waste collection and help you to choose equipment for waste sorting.
In order to find out more about the exhibition click here.
New article “Post-consumer PET” by our Chairman, Dr. Constantin Rzaev – Neftegaz.RU magazine, April 2016 (read the article)
On 6 April in Regional counseling office of the party’s "United Russia" Chairman Dmitry Medvedev was a round table discussion on the implementation of the party project "Russia’s Ecology".
The twelfth international conference "PET 2016" organized by the INVENTRA company took place in Moscow on 18 February. The Chairman of EcoTechnologies group Dr. Constantin Rzaev made a presentation about the market of post-consumer PET. In order to find out more about the conference event report and to watch an interview with С. Rzaev click here
On the 1th of March the INVENTRA company in Moscow held the Thirteenth international conference "Polyethylene 2016", where the Chairman of EcoTechnologies group Dr. Constantin Rzaev made a presentation about the market of post-consumer PE. In order to find out more about the conference event report click here.
On 24 February EcoTechnologies group took part in the online conference organized by members of the commission on environmental policy and a sustainable development of Moscow Public Chamber where also took part invited experts and representatives from industrial companies. You can read more about the results of online conference here.
INVENTRA CREON group organized the twelfth international conference "PET 2016" (on the 18th of February) and the thirteenth international conference "Polyethylene 2016" (on the 1 March) where the Chairman of EcoTechnologies group С. Rzaev will make a presentation about post-cost consumer PE and PET markets.
On the 10th of December there was an opening of the project in the second university – the participant of EcoTechnologies group social project "Zero Waste. Universities" – RSHU (Russian State University for the Humanities). Students collected about 500 kg of useful fractions just for 1,5 months!
Manufactured 6 conveyors for EcoTechnologies for their processing line of recycled PET.
In December issue of the magazine «MSW» was published the article «Create a provider for yourself» by the Chairman of «EcoTechnologies» Board of Directors C. Rzaev. To read the article, click here.
In October, a journalist from the St. Petersburg interactive portal about city life "Gorod-plus" visited the EcoTechnologies's head office. After the visit was published an article about the social project EcoTechnologies "Zero Waste. Universities». You can read it here.
At the invitation of Rosprirodnadzor, EcoTechnologies as key representative of PET recycling branch in Russia, prepared an exposition for passing within "IPLA 2015" exhibition-presentation of ideas, programs, projects, industries and technologies in the field of waste recycling industry, as well as products from recycled materials.
EcoTechnologies invites you to visit our stand on the 12th International exhibition of equipment and technologies for water treatment and waste management (27 - 29 October 2015 Russia, Moscow, EcoCentre Sokolniki, Pavilion 4). Within an exhibition EcoTechnologies will propose solutions in the field of sorting and recycling MSW. We will be glad to see you.
EcoTechnologies began cooperation with the project «Clean deed» and helped with purchase of materials for installation the PET bottles container in the city Dolgoprudny. The container located in a campus of MIPT (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology), and now more students will be able to hand over plastic separately! Additional information can be found here.
EcoTechnologies began cooperation with the Coalition «PRO Othodu» (the public ecological organization created for a solution of waste management problem) in the field of carrying out educational activities.