The 3rd Monitoring Visit the Project LIFE PAYT held by the European Commission / EASME with the presence of Dr. Filipa Ferrão, took place on 6 and 7 June in Condeixa-a-Nova. The visit included a Technical Meeting which was presented the work carried out under the LIFE Project PAYT. All Portuguese partners (Municipality of Aveiro, the city of Condeixa-a-Nova, the municipality of Lisbon, IPC and the University of Aveiro) were present, and the NTUA partners, Larnaca and Vrilissia participated via Skype.
The presentations on the latest developments of the project occured in the morning. In the afternoon, the Portuguese project partners participated in a guided tour to meet the new waste collection system with a vehicle adapted with a software that reads the chips installed in containers. The new technology provides specific information about the waste producer and makes system management more efficient.