Paper waste collection in Odense

Categories: Paper, Technical and Research, Recycling

Organisation: Odense Waste Management Company

Main partners:

  • Odense municipality

Localisation: Odense (DK)

Summary

Paper waste door-to-door collection has been implemented since 2003 in order to offer an easy way for the citizens to get rid of their paper waste, replacing the traditional collection via bring banks and civic amenity sites.

Door-to-door selective collection in Lisbon

Categories: Biogenic fraction, Paper, Metal, Technical and Research, Glass, Plastic, Recycling

Organisation: Municipality of Lisbon

Localisation: Lisbon (PT)

Summary

In 2003, the door-to-door selective collection of waste fractions was implemented in households, in substitution of the existing multimaterial bring bank system.

Household pay-by-weight charging system in Ireland

Categories: Biogenic fraction, Paper, Metal, Economic, Glass, Plastic, Recycling, EEE

Organisation: Irish Department of Environment, Community & Local Government

Main partners:

  • Three Waste Regions within Ireland
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Local authorities
  • Private waste collectors

Localisation: Ireland (IE)

Summary

A significant number of household collectors, both within this Region and nationally, have implemented a pay-per-weight charging system in order to comply with the pay-by-weight charging system required in their waste collection permit since 2005.

Separate collection of mixed dry recyclables in Ireland

Categories: Paper, Metal, Glass, Technical and Research, Plastic, Recycling

Organisation: Irish Department of Environment, Community & Local Government

Main partners:

  • Three Waste Regions within Ireland
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Local authorities
  • Repak
  • Private waste collectors

Localisation: Ireland (IE)

Summary

The collection of a number of recyclable waste sources in one recycling bin i.e. cardboard, paper, plastic and cans has been undertaken in Ireland since 2001.