Lasso: a start-up invents a trash can that sorts waste for you

1674637705 Lasso a start up invents a trash can that sorts waste

At the start of the year, discontent is rising among the French and, this time, it is not because of the pension reform! The reason for this grumbling is our garbage cans. Since January 1st, the sorting has changed and the service is reduced with one pick-up per week or fortnightly depending on the region. … Read more

Monitoring and observation of radioactive waste repositories: Andra and LNE renew their agreement – Inspections Tests Measurements

Monitoring and observation of radioactive waste repositories Andra and LNE

On Tuesday January 10, 2023, Pierre-Marie Abadie Director General of the National Agency for Radioactive Waste Management (Andra) and Thomas Grenon, Director General of the National Metrology and Testing Laboratory (LNE) renewed for 5 years, the research and development partnership agreement entered into since 2011 between the two entities. This renewal thus extends the active … Read more

Nice. This is how the town hall finds those who throw their waste in the street

Nice This is how the town hall finds those who

By Cyril Bottollier-Lemallaz Published on 23 Sep 22 at 9:23 News Nice See my news Follow this media The municipal police officers and the cleanliness service of the metropolis of Nice collect the abandoned waste and find their owners to verbalize them. (©CBL / News Nice) Opposite the Notre-Dame basilica, near avenue Jean-Médecin, this very … Read more

Akanthas: digital to “remove a thorn from the side” of waste managers | Engineering Techniques

Akanthas digital to remove a thorn from the side of

The start-up Akanthas – “thorns” in Greek – has developed a digital technology whose objective is to help players in the waste sector to better manage this currently under-exploited resource. Based on image analysis using AI systems, the solution makes it possible to measure the filling rate of skips, but also to recognize the types … Read more

Leaks on the network, waste, agricultural model: in the face of drought, ways to save water

Leaks on the network waste agricultural model in the face

A water authority employee placed a 2 mm pellet on the meter of a subscriber with overconsumption of 1,250 liters over a week, in order to reduce his flow. In Seillans, in the Var, on August 2, 2022. LAURENT CARRÉ FOR “M LE MAGAZINE DU MONDE” The drought affecting half of Europe “seems to be … Read more

In Italy, the dilapidated state of the pipes responsible for a permanent waste of water

In Italy the dilapidated state of the pipes responsible for

A worker moves a tube inside a dewatering pump in Boretto (Italy), on the Po river, June 15, 2022. LUCA BRUNO / AP In March, schools remained closed in about twenty municipalities in the province of Chieti, in Abruzzo (center), the supply of water having been interrupted due to repair work on pipes. A week … Read more

Road transport: solution to eliminate theft and fuel waste

2022 Strategic Foresight Report ensuring the coupling of green and

In a situation marked by soaring energy prices, losses due to theft and wastage of fuel, which according to some studies represent 40% of the fuel and lubricants budget of a transport company, penalize even more accounts of a transport company. More than ever, it is better to equip yourself with a fuel consumption monitoring … Read more

Taoglas Waste Technologies et TELUS proposent des solutions et des services de gestion plus intelligente des dchets | Zone bourse

Taoglas Waste Technologies et TELUS proposent des solutions et des

La collaboration améliorera l’efficacité opérationnelle en plus de réduire l’impact environnemental des collectivités Exposition WasteExpo – Taoglas Waste TechnologiesMC, le principal fournisseur de solutions de planification des ressources de l’entreprise pour la gestion intelligente des déchets, a annoncé une collaboration stratégique avec TELUS, chef de file mondial en technologie des communications. Cette collaboration permettra d’améliorer … Read more

On the agenda: Ukraine, AI and toxic chemicals in waste | News | European Parliament

Also on the agenda: artificial intelligence, new rules for the European elections and harmful chemicals. War in Ukraine The Parliament will organize a series of debates around the war in Ukraine and its impact. According to’UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees), 90% of people who have fled Ukraine since the Russian invasion are women … Read more

Mons: an automatic bin will sort waste from the school of the future

Mons an automatic bin will sort waste from the school

This Thursday morning, the students attending the Ecole du Futur in Mons were treated to a somewhat special welcome: a hedge of honor of bins containing 42.5 kg of waste. This is the mass of waste that were picked up out of the bins…in 7 days! “Before the holidays, we asked the technicians to collect … Read more