The large-scale expansion of KAYT and PAYT by REthinkWASTE reaches Portugal!

Tomorrow, September 20th, is scheduled a coaching session about PAYT and KAYT in Maia (Porto Metropolitan Area, Portugal). The meeting will be the occasion also to visit the premises of Maiambiente and to know more about the PAYT scheme introduced in the area. The agenda of the meeting foresees a brief presentation of the main characteristics of […]

The experience of KAYT approach in Sant Just Desvern in a short video documentary

A new short video documentary is currently available on the YouTube channel of the LIFE REthinkWASTE project, reporting the experience of the innovative KAYT (Know-as-you-throw) approach tested in Sant Just Desvern. The test was implemented with the so called #coneixelquellences strategy throughout May 2021 – 2022. The pilot lasted one year, during which registered citizens received […]

Life REthinkWASTE and Life FOSTER together to improve waste management

Today Life REthinkWASTE is participating in the final conference of the Life FOSTER project, at the University of Gastronomic Sciences of Pollenzo (CN), with whom it has signed a networking agreement to join forces in order to synergise the vision of sustainable waste management. Life FOSTER involved 7 partners from 4 European countries (Italy, Spain, […]

Sant Just Desvern reduces by 30% the amount of unsorted waste generated in households, through an individualized awareness program to improve waste management and smart containers

Positive results of the first LIFE REthinkWASTE pilot test in Spain together with the introduction of smart containers are confirmed. Citizens value positively the implementation of know-as-you-throw (KAYT) bidirectional communication model through mobile phone messaging Sant Just Desvern City Council makes public the results of the LIFE REthinkWASTE project, implemented in the municipality since the […]

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 […]

Webinar to present tools for PAYT and KAYT uptake

Do you want to assess the potential of your community to adopt PAYT (Pay-As-You-Throw) and KAYT (Know-As-You-Throw), the innovative communication approach involving users through the use of social platforms? The webinar organised by the REthinkWASTE project on 05th May from 10:00 to 12:00 will give some tips on how to improve municipal waste governance through […]

Life REthinkWASTE project partners meet in Cittadella (PD)

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 […]