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’[…]

University of Deusto publishes a Deusto Social Impact Briefing about Waste4Think

Within the framework of the work carried out by the University of Deusto (http://www.deusto.es/) on the social impact of research, a series of research projects with high potential for social impact are selected annually, and from these, the so-called Deusto Social Impact Briefings (DSIB) are prepared and published as short monographs. They are aimed at Read more about University of Deusto publishes a Deusto Social Impact Briefing about Waste4Think[…]

IoT-based municipal waste management and W4T experience

Today there is a trend to use IoT technology to improve waste management by providing electronics systems to monitor the bin filling level or to identify the user of the container. In some localities, pay-as-you-throw systems are based on the volume: residents are charged for each bag or can of waste generated. Here, the communication Read more about IoT-based municipal waste management and W4T experience[…]

Waste4Think in 2018 World Circular Economy Forum

Waste4Think will participate in the side events organized by EASME EU Going Global: Innovative Solutions for Circular Services on 23rd and 24th October 2018 in Yokohama (Japan). During these days DeustoTech, coordinator of the project, and Softline, SME participating in the project will show the solutions that Waste4Think is developing in the field of Circular Economy. Read more about Waste4Think in 2018 World Circular Economy Forum[…]

Waste4Think presentation at Ecomondo

Waste4Think is going to be present at ECOMONDO fair with a parallel sesion called “Horizon 2020- Waste4think, innovation in waste management” Date/Time: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 2:00 PM Place: Tulipano room Language(s): English/ Italian ECOMONDO is the leading euro-mediterranean area green and circular economy expo celebrated in Rimini (Italy) that brings together all sectors of the Read more about Waste4Think presentation at Ecomondo[…]

Waste4Think presents the results of its first two years at Recuwaste

Ainhoa Alonso, project coordinator and head of DeustoTech’s Energy & Environment unit, participates as a speaker at the Recuwaste conference. During her presentation, Ainhoa Alonso explained how Waste4Think uses technological innovation to develop tools for citizen participation. Recuwaste was held in Mataró on October 8 and 9, 2018 and this edition has focused on the management of resources Read more about Waste4Think presents the results of its first two years at Recuwaste[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]