On the 8th and 9th November, a representative team of the project CircWaste from Finland visited the facilities of Etra in Bassano del Grappa (Italy). The visit is part of the networking actions to foster cooperation between the two projects and support the widespread of best practices such as the PAYT and disseminate the results […]
The testing of the KAYT approach in Bassano del Grappa and Varese: two new short video animations outline the experience
Two short video animations are currently available on the YouTube channel of the Life REthinkWASTE project, reporting on the experience of the innovative KAYT (know-as-you-throw) approach tested in Bassano del Grappa (VI) and Varese, implemented with the “Riciclo e vinco!” contest throughout the year 2021. The pilot lasted one year, during which registered citizens received […]
New enthusiasm for the project actions after the partner meetings held in Cittadella (PD), on 27th and 28th April! The partners of the Life REthinkWASTE project met in the charming setting of Cittadella, a municipality in the province of Padua and member of Etra spa, the lead partner. The first day was dedicated to the […]
A new video is available online with the opinion of a sample of Bassano del Grappa citizens who participated in the KAYT pilot, through the “Riciclo e vinco!” contest. KAYT stands for know-as-you-throw, which is an innovative approach that through personalised communication between the waste collection service provider and users, based on social platforms such […]
Bassano, the waste characterization analyses confirm the attention of citizens to an appropriate differentiation.
Etra’s pilot of the Know-as-you-throw (KAYT) approach in Bassano del Grappa, D collection area, ended in December 2021. Now the follow-up phase is ongoing, which will last until June 2022 to monitor the results of the pilot. On 15, 16, 17, and 21 March 2022, waste characterization analyses were carried out on the waste collected […]
Bassano Environmental Day and award cerimony of the contest “Riciclo e Vinco!”. Results and perspectives.
Saturday 29 January was held at the Remondini Theatre in Bassano del Grappa (VI) the Environmental Day of Etra, the final event of the pilot implemeted within the project. During the event, the Life REthinkWASTE project was presented to the Mayors of the Etra member municipalities, to the representatives of the Basin Authorities and the […]
On January 29th from 10.00 a.m., at the Remondini Theatre of Bassano del Grappa (VI), the Environmental Day of the Life REthinkWASTE project will be organised. A one-day event dedicated to the dissemination of the results of the pilot test that has just ended and that involved 201 users of the D collection area of […]
In Bassano del Grappa, the KAYT pilot is approaching its end after one year. In effect, the users registered to the “Riciclo e vinco!” competition have received the last messages asking them to fill in the evaluation survey that will be used to assess if and how much the project has contributed to change their […]
The KAYT pilot in Bassano is approaching its end. It is then a good time to evaluate the impact that the actions carried out have had on the citizens who participated, especially in terms of changing habits and perception of environmental issues such as climate change. Users are therefore invited to answer two surveys, included […]
Autumn of data collection and analysis for ETRA, lead partner of the Life REThinkWASTE! The big data analysis activity has just started in cooperation with the supplier Datariver. The aim is to optimize the organization of collection areas for undifferentiated dry waste, saving resources and reducing the environmental impact of this activity. To achieve this, […]