Pay as you Throw and Know as you Throw to be explained at #wasteinprogress

Michele Giavini of ARS ambiente will participate to the international congress on Pay As You Throw WasteInProgress, in Girona on 6th and 7th march. He is going to explain the role of PAYT, its effects and the opportunity to combine it with the innovative approach of KAYT – Know As You Throw. The experience gained during the Waste4Think Read more about Pay as you Throw and Know as you Throw to be explained at #wasteinprogress[…]

Capacity building on waste management policies in Brussels

ARS (M. Giavini) and DEUSTO, as members of W4T consortium, will participate to the: WINPOL CAPACITY BUILDING SEMINAR 19 February 2019, Brussels WINPOL is an INTERREG-EU funded project with the aim to improve policies for waste and awareness campaigns. In the seminar, led by ACR+, some EU funded projects, amongst which Waste4Think, are invited to Read more about Capacity building on waste management policies in Brussels[…]

Follow-up meeting for Eco-events organizers

During the EWWR 2018 (European Week for Waste Reduction), Seveso municipality with ARS organized a review meeting on Eco-events in order to report and discuss about the main results obtained in 2018. Among the 50 day of events in the last summer, eco-events were 35! A great result, especially with respect to the summer 2017, Read more about Follow-up meeting for Eco-events organizers[…]

Virtuous Households awards

In the framework of the EWWR 2018 (European Week for Waste Reduction), on Saturday 24th morning at Bosco delle Querce park, Seveso municipality organized the award ceremony of the virtuous households. During the contest, from May to July 2018, the households’ habits on domestic waste management have been monitored. They were in charge to weight Read more about Virtuous Households awards[…]

Launch of the app Ways2Sort during the last eco-event in Seveso

The 2018 eco-event season in Seveso is now over. For the last eco-event, organized by Croce Bianca association, from 28 to 30 September, Seveso launched the app Ways2Sort, created by SGI. People at the event (more or less 2000) could download the app thanks to the QR code printed on placemats. Many more dissemination initiatives Read more about Launch of the app Ways2Sort during the last eco-event in Seveso[…]

W4T presented as a best practice during project COLLECTORS meeting in Malta

Michele Giavini (ARS ambiente) presented W4T and Seveso good practice during the H2020 project COLLECTORS meeting, Malta, 25-28 September 2018 The COLLECTORS project aims to identify and highlight existing good practices of waste collection and sorting in relation to three waste streams: paper and packaging waste, waste electrical and electronic equipment, and construction and demolition waste. Read more about W4T presented as a best practice during project COLLECTORS meeting in Malta[…]

W4T first results contribute to accelerate circular economy in cities

Michele Giavini (ARS ambiente), as a member of W4T consortium, will participate to the: 2nd workshops in the Resource City Network 22 – 23 October 2018 Hamburg, Germany The Resource City Network is initiated as a part of the EU project FORCE (Cities Working for Circular Economy). The network is a forum where 20 invited Read more about W4T first results contribute to accelerate circular economy in cities[…]

Seveso: The Waste4Think project organizes a dinner … with food waste

This Friday, September 21, Legambiente Lombardia will organize a new outdoor summer dinner with food waste. These street dinners in a `green key´are being celebrated in Seveso as part of the Waste4Think European Project. A dinner among neighbours to socialize and get to know each other while understanding the new system of waste rate base Read more about Seveso: The Waste4Think project organizes a dinner … with food waste[…]

A great success for the last Waste4Think eco-event in Seveso!

The 5th September in Seveso, Waste4Think partners of the pilot promoted for the second year the eco-event Sagra Valtellinese. Washable cutleries and dishes replaced the traditional disposable ones, reducing the environmental impact. More than 1’200 people, during the dinner, received a lot of useful information about the waste prevention and reduction by young volunteers, engaged by Read more about A great success for the last Waste4Think eco-event in Seveso![…]

In Seveso, the consumption of the dishwasher used in ecoevents is being checked

Now that summer has arrived and therefore, the fairs celebration season, in Seveso a series of eco-events will be held throughout the summer. The reason why they are considered as `eco´, is because they are using washable ceramic dishes in replacement of disposable and plastic plates. The objective is to increase the waste prevention and Read more about In Seveso, the consumption of the dishwasher used in ecoevents is being checked[…]