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The Importance of Environmental Education


Monday, January 26, marked World Environmental Education Day 2019, a date established as such by the UN since 1972, following the Declaration of the Conference on the Human Environment held in Sweden that same year.

Although it is true that human beings have always been concerned about the conservation of their habitat, this date served to establish a common basis through which society could become aware of the importance of taking care of the Environment and, consequently, the planet.

Environmental Education

We need to raise awareness on the need to […]

3 Creative Ways to Recycle Shipping Containers

3 creative ways to recycle shipping containers

The lifecycle of a shipping container goes far beyond its time between vessels and ports. In recent years, new trends in the recycling of this type of materials have arisen. Here are some of the most creative ways of giving a second life to shipping containers.

Exhibition stands and pop up stores

This is certainly one of the most popular uses of shipping containers. Given their structure and dimensions, shipping containers become an ideal option for creating exhibition stands for trade shows, fairs and events of all kinds. Many brands […]

Everything about the Food Cold Chain and the Transportation of Perishable Goods


Food and products for human consumption are particularly sensitive goods that must be treated accordingly in the transport process. At EccoFreight we are committed to always offering solutions adapted to each cargo and project, and that is why today we tell you everything you need to know about the food cold chain and the transportation of perishable goods.

Transport regulations for perishable goods

In 1976, the Agreement on the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special Equipment to be Used for such Carriage (ATP), developed by the United Nations and aimed at providing legislative measures on […]

2018 in Maritime Transport and Logistics


We just said goodbye to 2018 and at EccoFreight we wanted to go over the most important news happening in the sector in 2018, so that we can provide you with a summary on the trends and data that have marked the last twelve months in the maritime transport and logistics sector. Keep reading to learn more!

Digitization: Blockchain and automation

New shopping trends together with the proliferation of new technologies in all sectors necessarily drive the logistics sector forward on its path towards digital transformation. With the e-commerce sector increasingly growing every year, producers expect an […]