Main partners:

  • Catalan Waste Agency (ARC)

Localisation: Tiana (Spain)

Population: 8,314 (2014)

Categories:
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Better than new, a repair and reuse campaign in Tiana

Action leader(s)

Environmental Authority of the Barcelona Metropolitan Area (EMA-AMB)

Summary

The entity’s “Better than new, 100% Old Campaign” made proposals for change aimed at the most sensitive citizens. The campaign encourages repair and reuse with a view to extending the useful life of the products along different routes: repairer network in districts, second hand and exchange markets, specific repair workshops, etc. (2010)