Bulky waste collection in social housing in Nantes

Categories: Metal, Glass, Technical and Research, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Communication and Education, Plastic, EEE, Recycling, Wood, Other bulky items

Organisation: Nantes Métropole

Main partners:

  • Nantes City Council
  • Nantes Habitat
  • Eco-systèmes
  • Tenants from rue Samuel de Champlain – site “Chêne des Anglais”
  • Private waste collectors

Localisation: Nantes Métropole (FR)

Summary

As a follow-up of the "tri-sac" (sorting bag) initiative and the under grounding of waste containers, this action aimed at providing a solution for bulky waste.

Brussels subsidies to social economy

Categories: Metal, Economic, Glass, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Plastic, Recycling, EEE, Other bulky items

Organisation: Brussels Environment

Main partners:

Oxfam, les Petits Riens, La Poudrière, Terre and the Salvation Army

Localisation: Brussels-Capital Region (BE)

Summary

A financial support is provided to social economy actors according to the quantities of waste collected and recycled and products reused. The financial support also aims at making these activties self-supporting in the long term and well organised via an agreement procedure.

Brussels Waste Network

Categories: Biogenic fraction, Paper, Metal, Technical and Research, Material fractions, Waste Prevention, Glass, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Plastic, Recycling, EEE, Wood, Other bulky items, Other Fractions

Organisation: Brussels Environment

Main partners:

BECI

Localisation: Brussels-Capital Region (BE)

Summary

The Brussels Waste Network was created in 2010 to develop a network of waste advisers for Brussels based entreprises. This project comes from a public/private partnership with BECI, the Chambre of Commerce and Industry de la Région de Bruxelles Capitale.