Tag: sorting

Public Utilities, Waste Management

How Reloop Impacts European Waste Policy and Its Plans for the U.S.

June 15, 2021

Via: Waste360

Determining what a circular economy should look like, and advancing policy around it, is best done by bringing together environmental groups, government, and industry—or so that is the belief of international nonprofit Reloop whose work has centered around that premise […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Nestlé and Veolia Partner to Develop Recycling, Waste Collection Schemes

March 19, 2019

Via: Waste360

Nestlé and Veolia, a resource management company, announced their collaboration to work on waste collection, sorting and recycling of plastic material, with an emphasis on flexible plastic packaging. Projects will focus on 11 priority countries across Asia, Africa, Latin America […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

International Automobile Recycling Congress Heads to Vienna

June 29, 2018

Via: Waste Management World

In March next year the 19th International Automobile Recycling Congress, IARC 2019, will be held in the Vienna, Austria to discuss the challenges of end-of-life vehicle (ELV). Organised by ICM AG the event will take place from March 20 – […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

BLOG: Making Waste Work

October 27, 2017

Via: Waste Management World

WasteAid UK has produced a free online toolkit about community waste management called Making Waste Work which includes an illustrated step-by-step guides to collecting and disposing of waste safely. Waste management charity WasteAid UK has produced a free online toolkit […]

Waste Management

Auto-Trash: A Smart Trash Can that Automatically Sorts Waste by Type

September 19, 2016

Via: Waste360

Auto-Trash, a Raspberry Pi-powered trashcan that can automatically sort waste by type, made its debut at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon in New York. Equipped with a Raspberry Pi module and a camera, Auto-Trash uses image recognition to distinguish and sort […]