Inventing and implementing new models of consumption are major steps towards addressing resource shortages and market instability as well as making direct savings on costs and materials. Responsible consumption and production also offer businesses a competitive advantage while supporting environment-friendly goals.

Solutions include
Eco-design • Plant-derived materials (bio-sourced) • Recycled materials • Biotechnologies • Efficient processes (energy, water and materials saving) • Sensors, software and energy management systems • Sensors, meters, on-line analysers for water management • Tools and devices for losses reduction • Materials reuse • Bio-monitoring and biological control • Micro-irrigation (drip), water needs modelling and monitoring • Surveillance tools (drones…) • Precise metering tools...