ZF conference on environmental issues: "How do we clean Romania?"

de | October. 21, 2014 | News

Ziarul Financiar organized on September 16, the conference "How do we clean Romania?", The event being attended by representatives of companies directly involved in the area of ​​environmental protection, recycling, waste collection, large corporations, and environmental authorities.

The following issues were discussed:

  • Ways to inform and encourage the population to selectively collect and recycle
  • What can Romania learn from the experience of the western states?
  • What is the optimal combination of incentives between the positive ones (eg vouchers) and the punitive ones (taxes on the collected waste)?
  • What role can tenant associations play in promoting collection and recycling (instead of common dumpsters, separate containers)?
  • What is the value of the recycling market and how can we encourage the green industry?
  • How do companies get involved in environmental protection? How can companies contribute to educating employees to comply with environmental standards and to have a cleaner country?

Speakers of this event were Viorica Paraschiv - Commissioner, Waste Management Service at the National Environmental Guard, Valentin Negoita - President of ECOTIC, Radu Opaina - Founder of the Federation of Owners Associations in Romania, Augusta Tepes - Marketing Client Manager, Carrefour Romania, Roxana Sunica - Recolamp Marketing Manager, Ionut Georgescu, General Manager, Intersemat.