Project good practices

Sharing data on waste and resources with the public

Summary: Amsterdam is sharing publicly data on waste & resources as an important part of circular economy.

Location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands (Nederland)

Treatment of biodegradable waste in Mehedinti County

Summary: The system as such address all elements of waste management namely from waste prevention and waste collection to disposal of residues.

Location: Sud-Vest Oltenia, Romania (România)

The CAPS Contest - CAPS competition, awareness on plastic waste

Summary: The “CAPS“ contest is aimed at pupils in grades V-XII and consists of gathering as many PET caps as possible by means of which mosaics are made.

Location: Sud-Vest Oltenia, Romania (România)

Waste management Pop Up Recycle Stations

Summary: The City of Antwerp organizes Pop Up Recycle Stations in different neighbourhoods for citizens to dispose of waste fraction for free.

Location: Prov. Antwerpen, Belgium (Belgique-België)

Solar Compact Waste Bins in Ta’ Xbiex

Summary: Solar-powered compact bins have recently been installed in Ta’ Xbiex. Units are smart & sensor-equipped, & compact waste automatically whenever the bin is full.

Location: Malta, Malta

Second chance - reuse on marketplaces

Summary: Small marketplaces in the city are dying. City of Maribor need Re-use centre. Two minus make a plus: 2nd chance as reuse activity on small marketplace.

Location: Vzhodna Slovenija, Slovenia (Slovenija)

Information-based waste collection

Summary: Amsterdam is developing and testing the mechanism of object detection to recognize the littering of waste and take a decision on how to solve the detected issue

Location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands (Nederland)

COOMIDA, innovative tool to reduce surplus food waste and food...

Summary: COOMIDA is an innovative technological and cooperative tool aimed to facilitate food donations (including surplus food), thus reducing food waste production.

Location: Principado de Asturias, Spain (España)

Smart bins to recycle anytime, anywhere

Summary: GreenPak COOP have evolved the concept of separate collection by introducing iBiNs which use ‘Internet of Things’ technology to monitor waste levels & feed info

Location: Malta, Malta

Civic amenity sites access control

Summary: Implementation of technological systems to control the access of citizens and SMEs, and to know frequencies as well as quantities and waste typologies in CAS

Location: Principado de Asturias, Spain (España)

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