Amsterdam information based waste collection

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

Organisation: City of Amsterdam

Localisation: Amsterdam (The Netherlands)


Amsterdam is developing and testing the mechanism of object detection to recognize the littering of waste. Images are collected, processed and labelled with specific labels. These labels can be used to decide which service should be sent to solve the detected wrongdoings.

Civic amenity sites access control in Gijon

Categories: Technical and Research, Recycling, Other bulky items

Organisation: EMULSA

Localisation: Gijon, Asturias (Spain)


The civic amenity sites access control is a project for controlling the access of citizens and companies and the amount of products that they deliver in three civic amenity sites of Gijon.

Design for disassembly in Central Denmark

Categories: Technical and Research, Eco Design, Eco Production, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Recycling, Construction Material, Other Fractions

Organisation: Central Denmark Region

Main partners:

Localisation: Central Denmark Region (DK)


Design for Disassembly is a pilot project addressing Circular Economy/ Cradle to Cradle in Central Denmark with specific focus on optimizing design of pure materials and products through cooperations along value chains. The project targets small and medium-sized manufacturing companies from all industries in Central Denmark Region.

URBANREC app – The app on bulky waste for re-use and recycling

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

Organisation: IMOG

Localisation: Harelbeke, South- west Flanders (BE)


The URBANREC app is especially devoted to bulky waste reduction and recycling. This app fills the gap between the re-use center, inhabitants, and IMOG (intermunicipal association for public health in South-West-Flanders).