Project good practices

PAYT in Argentona

Summary: Argentona introduced a Door-to-Door collection in 2004 and later in 2010 applied a PAYT system with prepaid standard bags for citizens and commercial activities

Location: Cataluña, Spain (España)

The Collection, improving textile waste collection

Summary: To have a better solution for textile waste the city of Antwerp collaborated with 5 organisations and launched The Collection.

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

Recycleservice 2025, a reversed waste collection system for...

Summary: Reversed waste collection with pay-as-you-throw on residual waste & high service on sorting resources leads to less residual waste and high rate of recyclables.

Location: Gelderland, Netherlands (Nederland)

PAYT (Pay As You Throw) to reach 80% recycling

Summary: PAYT allowed to make the "final jump" towards the impressive 80% waste separate collection rate.

Location: Lombardia, Italy (Italia)

Electronic Closure on waste containers and Use of Information:...

Summary: Installation of electronic locks on waste containers located on the street to control deposits, minimize wrong waste and obtain pattern in waste deposit.

Location: Principado de Asturias, Spain (España)

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)

New smart collection system to optimise the Used Cooking Oil to...

Summary: An optimised UCO collection system combining smart sensors and real time monitoring through web based platform improves waste management efficiency in Rethymno.

Location: Κρήτη, Greece (Ελλαδα)

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)

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