Mobile civic amenity sites in Ile-de-France

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

Organisation: SYELOM – Hauts-de-Seine Syndicate for the treatment of household waste

Main partners:

  • SITA
  • Municipalities and local authorities

Localisation: Haut-de-Seine (FR)

Summary

This initiative focuses on the implementation of a network of mobile civic amenity sites for the municipalities wishing to offer this service to their population.

Improving bulky waste sorting centres performances in Ile-de-France

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

Organisation: SYCTOM - Paris metropolitan area's syndicate for the treatment of household waste

Main partners:

  • Private companies operating the bulky waste sorting centres
  • Municipalities members of the SYCTOM

Localisation: Paris metropolitan area (FR)

Summary

This initiative presents the different steps that were taken by the SYCTOM to increase the recovery rate of bulky waste over the past 10 years. It will especially focus on the modifications brought to the sorting processes, with the use of pre-sorting centres to remove part of the contamination.

Hazardous waste collection in Odense

Categories: Technical and Research, Recycling, Other Fractions

Organisation: Odense Waste Management Company

Main partners:

  • Odense municipality

Localisation: Odense (DK)

Summary

The objective of the collection of hazardous household waste is to offer easy ways for the citizens to get rid of their hazardous waste by the collection system which suits them best.

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.