University of Patras

Experimental runs in progress on the pilot of Halandri

In the framework of the European Project Waste4Think experimental runs are in progress in the Laboratory of Biochemical Engineering and Environmental Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras (Greece) for the exploitation of used disposable nappies from nurseries, incontinence diapers from elderly houses and expired food products from Super Markets. In collaboration with Green[…]

Social Impact 2017

WASTE4THINK at the First Conferences of Social Impact of Research at the University of Deusto

On the 27 of March Ainhoa Alonso, coordinator of Waste4Think, will present the project in the framework of The Social Impact of Research at the University of Deusto. The aim of these conferences is to evaluate the social impact of the research in fields such as Heath, Connected Industry, Education, Genre issues, Waste Management. Along[…]

Fa' la cosa giusta!

Let´s talk about… Waste4Think: From the selective collection to the waste rates

We are going to present the Waste4Think project within the framework of the 14th edition Fa’ La Cosa Giusta, Fiera del consumo critico e degli stili di vita sostenibili, a big event in Milan about sustainability. The event, organised by Waste4Think partner Legambiente will take place on the 10th of March, in their stand.


Towards a more sustainable management of urban waste

The data collected from surveys recently conducted in Zamudio regarding the habits of citizens in consumption and waste management as well as their receptivity to adopt new and more sustainable routines, show a high level of awareness of the importance of reducing waste volumes amongst citizens, both between industries located in the area and between[…]


Waste4Think in Carcavelos: the Pilots of Quinta dos Lombos and Quinta de S. Gonçalo

The Waste4Think project will be implemented in Quinta dos Lombos and Quinta de S. Gonçalo neighborhoods. Both are located near to Carcavelos beach and are mainly residential with some commercial establishments and services with a strong demand by tourists. There are 88 underground bins equipped with reading “chips” (RFID) that identify the user through a[…]


MOBA presents Waste4Think project at #wasteinprogress

On the 6, 7 and 8th of February, the First International Forum on Municipal Waste Management #wasteinprogress was held in Girona. Successful cases of models of collection of cities from around the world were presented which have achieved recycling results close to 60% of selective collection. In addition, projects that can contribute to the achievement[…]


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