Don´t miss the Demo Day of Waste4Think! (19th February, Zamudio)

On February 19 a “Demo Day” will be held in Zamudio to present the social actions and learning materials that have been developed within the framework of the European project Waste4Think. Regarding social actions, the new regulation of “zero waste” ecoevents and community composting will be presented, the campaigns of prevention of plastics and donation Read more about Don´t miss the Demo Day of Waste4Think! (19th February, Zamudio)[…]

Waste4think will be presented at the HerriSmartik 2019 meeting

Igotz López, mayor of Zamudio, will present on January 24 in San Sebastian (Spain), the case of the Zamudio pilot in the framework of the European project H2020 Waste4Think. The meeting is organized by EUDEL, which is the Association of Basque Municipalities and the Basque Government itself, who are collaborating jointly with local councils on Read more about Waste4think will be presented at the HerriSmartik 2019 meeting[…]

Information stickers in dustbins for selective collection of waste

Different drawings show what kind of waste should be disposed of at each dustbin. In order to make waste sorting easier, dustbins for selective collection of waste are now equipped in Zamudio with information stickers that show drawings of the kinds of waste that should be disposed of in each one of them. This goes Read more about Information stickers in dustbins for selective collection of waste[…]

Tradition, at the forefront of the second edition of ‘Arimen Gaua’

Young people and adults took part in the costume contest and made their own costumes using waste materials, as recommended by organisers. Tradition and commitment to environment sustainability were once again united in the celebration of Arimen Gaua, on October 31st. Children and adults who took part in the costume contest, as had been recommended Read more about Tradition, at the forefront of the second edition of ‘Arimen Gaua’[…]

The local council of Zamudio and local commerce launch a joint campaign against single use packagings

Reusable bags and packaging products will be delivered, so that they can be used at the greengrocer’s, the fish market and the butcher’s The local council of Zamudio, in collaboration with local commerce, set a campaign on september 17th against the excessive use of single use packagings in everyday shoppings. Thus, the local council delivered Read more about The local council of Zamudio and local commerce launch a joint campaign against single use packagings[…]

The joint challenge to reduce pollution by plastics

Zamudio and Waste4Think took part in the set of activities that took place in Portuguese Cascais during the Green Week. Zamudio’s mayor, Igotz López, presented there an article about the challenge that Europe is facing to reduce plastic litter, and the opportunities of recycling it. Plastics are an important material in our economy, and modern Read more about The joint challenge to reduce pollution by plastics[…]

A new campaign against plastic waste coming soon in Zamudio

In September, Zamudio City Council will launch a campaign, included in the actions developed within the framework of the European project Waste4Think, to reduce the use of single-use packaging. For this, reusable bags and tuppers will be distributed to the families for purchases of fruit, meat and fish in local commerce. In addition, its continued Read more about A new campaign against plastic waste coming soon in Zamudio[…]

Festivals and mass lunches, environmentally conscious

Zamudio will reduce to a minimum the amount of waste derived from celebrations and will work to introduce in them reusable tableware or, at worst, compostable elements. As a step forward towards its goal of a ‘Zero Waste’ municipality, and in the context of the Waste4Think project, the local council of Zamudio will continue to Read more about Festivals and mass lunches, environmentally conscious[…]

Rubbish bins as well for separate waste collection

Zamudio has installed new rubbish bins, painted in colours that follow the same logic as bins for household waste. This way, waste sorting will be possible on streets and parks. The local council of Zamudio has installed new rubbish bins, aimed at waste sorting, in parks, streets and squares. They are identified by colours that Read more about Rubbish bins as well for separate waste collection[…]