PROSPEC is a single point of reference and consultancy, specific for the printing industry, regarding EMAS certification and auditing, pollution prevention, recycling and other environmental and business issues, including a knowledge base of the legal requirements, related to environmental impacts.
PROSPEC gives access to a common software platform for all members, which will be used to install, manage and maintain the EMAS system, while offering compatibility with existing applications and providing communication means among members.
PROSPEC’s goal is to promote the adoption of EMAS III through clusters of SMEs, by facilitating the procedures and minimizing the costs and effort required from a firm to obtain and maintain the EMAS III certification.
The PROSPEC project is financed by CIP-EIP-ECO-INNOVATION-2009 (FIRST APPLICATION AND MARKET REPLICATION PROJECTS )
PROSPEC is coordinated by NOSIS LTD. Partners and founding members of the clusters established, are:
- Greek Cluster
Greek printing companies (GREKIS FORM SERVICES -GREKIS, MICHALIS TOUBIS S.A. –TOUBIS, STEPHANOS KARIDAKIS S.A. –KARIDAKIS), Hellenic Organisation of SMES and Handicraft EOMMEX, T. Alexandridis and CO (Omega Technology), TUV HELLAS S.A. (Member of TUV Nord Group) –TUV
- UK Cluster
UK printing companies (Redwood Press Limited –REDWOO, The Pritnroom Ltd – PRINTROOM), The British Printing Industry Federation- BPIF, The Liverpool Chamber of Commerce and Industry- LCCI.
Project website: www.emastools.eu