On the web pages of TRSWM there is a free virtual second-hand market for furniture, clothes etc. items. Anybody can put something to sell or give for free on the market. There is a place for description of the items sold/given away. Anybody can contact the person and buy/collect the items according to the instructions given.  



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Every year in December, Tampere Regional Solid Waste Management Ltd. sends a yearly calendar to each household in its region. The calendar has nice pictures and it can be put on the wall in the kitchen. There is one large page for every month. On every page there are hints on waste prevention, e.g. recipes like in a cookbook giving instructions on what do with the food leftovers.

Citizens can participate in the yearly calendar project by sending photos to the competition where the best pictures for the next calendar are selected.

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Home composting is implemented in 18 of 24 districts of Sofia Municipality, mostly in suburban districts because it is not applicable in all districts in the municipality. Districts which are not covered by home composting could be involved in a separate collection of biodegradable household waste. As the whole districts are covered by service for collection of waste, this separate collection could give the possibility to divide the different waste streams in order to be treated at the centralized composting unit and to be produced compost.  It is expected as an overa...

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