First distribution of packaged compost produced from the municipal biowaste in Halandri

One of the main objectives of the European Project Waste4Think (HORIZON 2020) was the implementation of a circular economy model based on biowaste in Halandri. Within this framework and as an act of reciprocity of the municipality towards the volunteers of the program, on Sunday 19/05/2019 the first free distribution of packaged compost was held. Read more about First distribution of packaged compost produced from the municipal biowaste in Halandri[…]

Waste4Think has participated in the Green Week 2019 with a workshop about PAYT

In the framework of this year´s Green Week, Waste4Think held a workshop on 13 May organized by project partners ARS ambiente and BCNecologia, hosted by ACR+ at its headquarters in Brussels. The workshop served to learn from the hand of different experts in the field, the implementation of PAYT system in Cascais, Seveso and Zamudio, Read more about Waste4Think has participated in the Green Week 2019 with a workshop about PAYT[…]

Virtuous Households – Second Edition

The contest for Seveso families trying to live “zero waste” Seveso looks for Free Waste Families for the Virtuous Families 2.0 contest devised within the Waste4Think project. The objective is to involve the city’s families willing to reduce waste production as much as possible. The survey is open to a maximum of ten families in Read more about Virtuous Households – Second Edition[…]

Waste4Think event on PAYT at the EU Green Week in Brussels

ARS ambiente and BCNecologia invite you to join the EU Green Week partner event “PAYT – Pay As You Throw Workshop“. The workshop will take place on May 13th atACR+ event room Avenue d’Auderghem 63, Brussels. Economic incentives play a key role for the sound implementation of the revised EU Waste Framework Directive. Pay As You Throw Read more about Waste4Think event on PAYT at the EU Green Week in Brussels[…]

Introducing Waste4Think to its new participants and rewarding the old ones in Halandri

Raising awareness and keeping the citizens of the Municipality of Halandri informed are fundamental parts of the implementation and development of the European Waste4Think Program. For this reason, two informative events took place in the beginning of March. The first event aimed at informing the residents of the area of ​​Agia Varvara and part of Read more about Introducing Waste4Think to its new participants and rewarding the old ones in Halandri[…]

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[…]

The case of Halandri was presented in the 3rd International Exhibition ‘Verde Tec’

The Municipality of Halandri participated as an exhibitor in the 3rd International Exhibition for Environmental Technologies ‘Verde-Tec’ and it was visited by a great number of local government officials, scientists and citizens aware of environmental issues. The pioneering solutions that the municipality has adopted, and more specifically, the innovative approach of food waste management within Read more about The case of Halandri was presented in the 3rd International Exhibition ‘Verde Tec’[…]