Waste Management

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Weekly Roundup 068 – Jun 11th – 17th

FEATURE REPORT/ ARTICLE OF THE WEEK ‘Internet of bins – Smart, Solar powered trash cans in Colombia’ Authored by Elaine Ramirez With growing issues of urban waste suffocating our cities, the techies from around the world have taken up the challenge to pave new ways to find a solution to it. This article highlights tech-savvy inventions that target effective … Continue reading

A visit to the Sims Recycling Center, New York

A while ago, I was in New York at the start of the NYC design week and came across an advertisement for a walk of the Brooklyn Waterfront, conducted by the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance (MWA). The walk was to be about a set of guidelines that the MWA had published called the Waterfront Edge Design … Continue reading

Field Trip to Hand in Hand India’s Solid Waste Management Facility

On 23rd March (Saturday), a bunch of us as part of a UDC field trip, visited the Hand-in-Hand India Solid Waste Management facility in Mammallapuram, 60km away from Chennai (or as it is popularly called Mahabalipuram). Blessed with a large amount of patience and exceptional organisational skills, Vidhya Mohankumar managed to arrange transportation for everyone, … Continue reading

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