Resulima, an EGF concessionaire in the northern region of Portugal, together with the Municipality of Arcos de Valdevez, developed an environmental awareness campaign during the Nossa Senhora da Lapa Festivities that took place in the Municipality of Arcos de Valdevez, making it an EcoEvent.
This initiative took place on August 8, 9 and 10 and were present at these parties environmental awareness monitors who approached traders and party participants to promote the improvement of waste separation during the event, as well as encourage the implementation of these. day-to-day practices of each citizen.
Different environmental awareness equipment and materials were distributed to traders and the population, making them aware of the importance of their behavior. As a result of these awareness actions, it was possible to collect more than one ton of valuable waste in the 3 days of this EcoEvent.
These environmental awareness campaigns are supported by the EU Cohesion Fund through the PO SEUR - Operational Program Sustainability and Resource Efficiency.