The "Fontemagna City" is a modern public water fontain who provide natural and sparkling fresh water on the tap. The main objectives of project is to reduce waste packaging by avoiding the use of disposable bottles.


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Sofia Municipality is an urban centre made up of 24 districts nowadays with approximately 1.8 million inhabitants. The textiles usually are presented in the composition of mixed household waste and it is estimated around 5,93% of total weight generated. After some estimations it is envisaged at the territory of municipality will be generated no less than 19 925 tones of textiles (incl. clothes, bags, etc.) from the households or 16,52 kg/inh./year (data year 2007).

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27/06/2012 - On 19 June 2012, the awards ceremony for the 2011 European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) took place in Paris before 450 attendees, closing the project’s final conference. The ceremony rewarded the most outstanding awareness-raising actions implemented during the 2011 EWWR, and included a congratulatory message by the EU Commissioner for the Environment, Mr. Janez Potočnik.

From 89 nominees out of 7035 actions from 32 countries throughout Europe, six awardees were chosen: one for each of the five Project Developer categories plus a special prize fro...

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