Solutions to adjust taxes to actual waste generation

New technologies allow to deploy waste collection systems that reward the efforts made by people, commerces, bars, restaurants and industry to reduce their generation and to sort their waste. Zamudio will weigh which is the most suitable way to take advantage of them in the context of its participation in the Waste4Think European project. Over Read more about Solutions to adjust taxes to actual waste generation[…]

Waste4Think videos exhibition

During the meeting of Seveso an internal exhibition of videos was held in which the partners had the opportunity to present the videos they have done for the project. Partners present the objectives of the project, their role within the project an even an animated way and even an animated way that explains how to Read more about Waste4Think videos exhibition[…]

Athens: 5th International conference on sustainable solid waste management

  Within the Framework of the 5th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management that was held in Athens, Greece from 21st to 24th June 2017, an oral presentation was given by University of Patras PhD candidate Ms. Konstantina Tsigkou about “Pretreatment of disposable nappies towards valorization of the fermentable fraction through anaerobic digestion”. One Read more about Athens: 5th International conference on sustainable solid waste management[…]

W4T Seveso meeting: Interviews to the pilot´s coordinators

During the 3rd meeting of the project in Seveso, we interviewed the pilots’ coordinators to learn about the main objectives of the pilot and the current status. Gerasimos Lyberatos, Professor in The School of Chemical Engineering, University of Athens (NTUA) and the city council from the Municipality of Halandri. Igotz López Torre, the Mayor of Read more about W4T Seveso meeting: Interviews to the pilot´s coordinators[…]

WASTE4think Third project meeting

Italian partners hosted the third meeting of the Waste4Think Project, held the 8th and 9th of June in Seveso. The first day of the meeting the partners reviewed the work done up to date. Including the WPs status, Environmental Educational Plan and the presentation of Serious Games and Apps for citizen engagement. An important part Read more about WASTE4think Third project meeting[…]

Presentation of Waste4Think in Slovenia

Last  4-5th of May, Aclima travelled to Slovenia as a stakeholder of the Interreg Europe Project Retrace which links to ours task in clustering activities and identifying other projects funded by the European Comission which has elements in common with the Waste4Think. During the field visit we learnt about 8 good practices in Circular Economy Read more about Presentation of Waste4Think in Slovenia[…]

Attenders photo with public

GreenWeek 2017. PAYT – Pay as you throw

Within the framework of GreenWeek 2017, the workshop PAYT – Pay as you throw. Innovative economical tools in waste management was held last week led by DeustoTech Energy. The event was attended by Ainhoa Alonso, coordinator of the Waste4Think project, Ignasi Puig (ENT), Michele Giavini (ARS Ambiente), Joan Pujol (Argentona Council) and Marta Vila (BCNecología). The Read more about GreenWeek 2017. PAYT – Pay as you throw[…]

The commitment to gather household used vegetable oil

Each person generates 6-7 litres per year of this type of waste, which is highly pollutant when spilled in the sanitary sewer. As such, it will play a key role in the work that Zamudio will carry out in the Waste4Think project. Waste oil gathering and recycling is vital in the management of household and Read more about The commitment to gather household used vegetable oil[…]

FROM THE 1° OF MAY 2017 BLU CHIP COUNTED FOR PAYT!

After the approval of the local regulation by the City Council, starting from 1° May, the blu bags chip with RFID will be counted in order to introduce PAYT in Seveso. The payment of the collecting waste fee, divided in two parts, will have a  fixed instalment in May (90% of the total amount) and Read more about FROM THE 1° OF MAY 2017 BLU CHIP COUNTED FOR PAYT![…]