Condeixa: New vehicle will measure garbage and relieve the bill of those who recycle the most

] The municipality of Condeixa-a-Nova has just received a new vehicle for the collection of undifferentiated waste that aims to respond to the implementation of the PAYT system, which is expected to come into force in the first quarter of 2020, benefiting those who most separate recyclable waste. The new vehicle for the collection of undifferentiated urban waste, has a

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LIFEPAYT project intends that each citizen only pay for the waste they throw in the container

“LIFE PAYT” Coimbra Polytechnic Institute leads the development of a system that can reduce the value of the tariff for solid waste management in the water bill. The Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (IPC) is developing a project that allows each citizen to pay only the undifferentiated waste they throw away and which reduces the water bill. In a statement released

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Polytechnic of Coimbra develops project to reduce tariff for solid waste in the water bill

The Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (IPC) is developing a project that allows each citizen to pay only the undifferentiated waste they throw away and that reduces the water bill, it was announced today. IPC says that the “LIFEPAYT” project, which is in the testing phase, with samples of the population, in Lisbon, Aveiro and Condeixa-a-Nova (Coimbra), aims to “make citizens

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Coimbra develops project to reduce tariff for solid waste in water bill

The Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (IPC) is developing a project that allows each citizen to pay only the undifferentiated waste they throw away and that reduces the water bill, it was announced today. In a statement sent to the Lusa agency, the IPC said that the “LIFEPAYT“ project, which is in the testing phase, with samples of the population, in

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Condeixa in project to reduce tariff for solid waste in the water bill

The Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra (IPC) is developing a project that allows each citizen to pay only the undifferentiated waste they throw away and that reduces the water bill, it was announced today. In a statement sent to the Lusa agency, the IPC said that the “LIFEPAYT” project, which is in the testing phase, with samples of the population, in

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In Lisbon, the waste containers will have sensors to alert when full

Published by Smart Cities | Mar 25th, 2019 “More technology, more cleaning ”, says the municipality of Lisbon. The Portuguese capital is installing smart sensors in several waste containers around the city, and it is expected that this network will soon have at least 2,600 units. The municipality of Lisbon is placing volumetric reading sensors in several underground and surface

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Guimarães extends PAYT coverage area and boost separate collection

After implementation of the PAYT (Pay-As-You-Throw) System in 2016 at the historic center, the municipality of Guimarães extends now the system to a second area to the center city, covering more 810 users from January 2019. This measure is implemented to celebrate the European Week for Waste Prevention. PAYT boost the separate collection through application of a waste tariff in

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Condeixa-a-Nova started free collection of waste from commercial establishments

The Center of Solid Urban Waste (ERSUC) started in August a free door to door collection service for waste from business premises of Condeixa-a-Nova, announced today by the authority of the municipality of the district of Coimbra. “In order to increase the amount and quality of recyclables, the ERSUC in collaboration with the municipality of Condeixa began on August 20th

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The Water and Waste Services Regulation Authority has published a technical guide for the implementation of PAYT systems

On 14 December 2017, ERSAR (Water and Waste Services Regulation Authority) presented a preliminary report for the sector entitled: “Technical guide for the implementation of PAYT systems”. It is expected that this document will become a practical tool to support the implementation of PAYT systems and tariffs, including descriptive chapters and recommendations for the preparation and implementation of a plan.

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The tariff regulation of the waste management service is now being amended

On the 11th of October, ERSAR (Water and Waste Services Regulation Authority) published on its official page, the beginning of the “procedure for changing of tariff regulation of the municipal waste management service”. Until the 25th of October (when the period of 10 working days ends), ERSAR invites all interested parties to send by email (geral@ersar.pt) comments and suggestions that

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