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  PROJECT DESCRIPTION Fossil fuels taken as a whole represent more than 85% of the world's primary energy sources. However the exploitation of these fuels is not without problems, considering their limited availability, also in geographical terms, changes in their price in function of various and unpredictable causes and, from the environmental point of view, the greenhouse gas emissions. At the same time, in the Mediterranean countries there is a large availability of residues,...
  PROJECT DESCRIPTION  The olive sector is an essential part of the agricultural sector of the European Union, especially in the Mediterranean countries’ economies where 11 million tons of olives are produced every year (Eurostat 2016) from which over 1.740.000 tons of olive oil are obtained and in which about 12 thousand oil mills operate. One of the main environmental problems associated with the olive production chain is the management of the olive mill solid waste and...