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Adiconsum Associazione Difesa Consumatori e Ambiente

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Adiconsum is a consumer association - included in the national Register of Social Promotion Associations (law n. 383/2000) - with more than 63,000 members, created in 1987 by the initiative of CISL Trade Union. It is committed to consumer protection and the promotion of a sustainable and socially responsible consumption and operates in full autonomy from the political parties, the government and the Trade Union itself. It is established in all the Italian Regions with about 150 local offices, which provide consumers with information and advice. It is supported by the work of numerous operators and volunteers.
In particular, Adiconsum carries out information, assistance and dissemination activities among consumers related to new technologies for energy saving, renewable sources and eco-friendly consumption behaviors as well, especially through projects financed by the European Commission and National institutions.