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[…]

New promotional material for the dissemination of W4T project in Halandri

New promotional material has been produced by the Municipality of Halandri in order to promote the objectives of the Waste4Think project in the local context. New promotional material has been produced by the Municipality of Halandri in order to promote the objectives of the Waste4Think project in the local context. About 10.000 brochures were distributed[…]

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[…]

Halandri a pioneer in waste management

Article published in a local free press newspaper (En Dimo). The article features a general description of the project, its objectives and of the partners of the consortium. It focuses on the first phase of the implementation of the local pilot project (in Halandri) that is estimated to address approximately 240 households. It describes how[…]

Focus WebTV interview

Professor Gerasimos Lyberatos in a web radio interview about W4T Professor Gerasimos Lyberatos has given a web radio interview about the implementation of Waste4Think project with special mention to the local pilot project of Halandri. Invited by Athena Perrakis, journalist, on a web radio show “focuswebtv”, he presented in detail the issue of the implementation[…]

Energy, fuel and compost from biowaste

Waste4Think: a pioneer undertaking Article published in Ecotec magazine. “Two different scenarios have been explored regarding the amortization of investment on biowaste collection. In the first one, involves the collection and transportation for landfilling of 14.538 tons/year of household waste producing an annual cost of 1.864.954,00 €. In the second scenario, the same amount of[…]

Halandri Pilot

Halandri W4T launching event

Waste4Think pilot project of Halandri begins its implementation phase A launching event for the initiation of the local pilot project took place on the 12th December 2016 at Halandri. On Monday December 12th 2016, took place the launching event of the Halandri pilot project in the context of the Waste4Think project. On the premises of[…]

National TV (ERT) Interview

Waste4Think – An EU household waste management project in Halandri Interview with the Mayor of Halandri Simos Roussos and Professor Gerasimos Lyberatos, Deputy Municipal Council and Pilot Leader for Waste4Think. Featured article on the official National Television (ERT) website about the Waste4Think project, illustrates the importance of the project in municipal solid waste management. The[…]


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