EcoFootPrint Golden Thread

Project designation | ECOFOOTPRINT FD

Fio Dourado developed, through a Vale project, a study to calculate the carbon footprint of Quinta do Juncal Extra Virgin Olive Oil.


Project designation | ECOFOOTPRINT FD

project NUP | ALT20-01-0853-FEDER-007487

Main goal | Fio Dourado intends to develop reference methodologies that allow it to compare its environmental performance against other national or international regions.

Intervention region | Alentejo

beneficiary entity | Golden Thread

Approval date | 09-10-2015

Start date |05-11-2015 Date of the conclusion | 04-11-2016

total eligible cost | 19.930,00 €

European Union financial support | ERDF – €14,947.50

National public financial support |

Objectives, activities and expected/achieved results | The company intends to study the development and implementation of a Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) methodology, which allows the calculation of the ecological footprint associated with products (different oils), the possible improvement of processes and products, and the reduction of the environmental impact. .