EKOTEK (www.ekotek.es), located in Erandio (Basque Country – Spain), is an Environmental Engineering and Consulting Company (SME), with more than 18 years of experience, specialising in offering to public and private companies on an international level, innovative and integral solutions to contribute towards sustainable development. One of the most important added-values of EKOTEK is the development of its own technology for its integration into projects that develop and provide effective and personalised solutions to customers’ needs. EKOTEK’s success lies with a largely diversified business experience in the environmental business sector covering all stages from initial studies up to the implementation of the projects using their own technology for the sector to which the activity is directed and applying the best available technologies and methodologies. EKOTEK’s main areas of expertise are clean technologies, Life Cycle Assessment (environmental- LCA, economic-LCC and social- SLCA), environmental evaluations and diagnostics, eco-design, energy and biofuels, contaminated soils, wastes & waste to energy, nanomaterials and biotechnology. Integrating environmental innovation in a company implicates technical and organisational complexity. EKOTEK achieves this goal thanks to a qualified team of professionals that encompasses a wide range of working experience ranging from engineering to environmental management, and with a multilingual environment EKOTEK are able to meet customers’ needs around the world. EKOTEK has extensive experience in leading technology research and development (RTD) projects in collaboration with Public Administrations, Universities, Technology Centres and Private Companies, and has participated, both as coordinator and partner, in several EU funded programmes such as Life-Environment, FP7, EUREKA, ASIA PRO ECO, SWITCH ASIA. Furthermore, EKOTEK maintains permanent cooperation with multilateral funding agencies, such as United Nations, EurepAid, FAO, etc. In these collaborations, EKOTEK has developed several tailored tools, methodologies and best-practices based on a continued quest to innovate and help our customers grow.