The disposable diapers represent about 4-5% of total waste produced in Italy in recent years. In the Municipality of Colorno, disposable diapers represent about 23% of the household solid waste.

The project "Light Kids" is targeting families with children and  municipal crèches (baby day cares). The goal, in the medium term, was to achieve a drastic reduction in the number of disposable diapers purchased, encouraging the use of du...

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In Marche Region there are 916 facilities and accommodation for 65.331 people.

The aim of Ecolabel LEGAMBIENTE Tourism is to disseminate the culture and the good practices of waste prevention in tourism sector. The information, education and awareness activities aims to change some organizational  and management issues: replacing food and hygienic single doses with dispenser and loose products, using tap water instead mineral one, using returnable bottles and concentrated products, and local products of short distribution chain.

Marche Food Desk operates in Marche Region to recover food surpluses in order to support needy people. 

The project is active in the Marche Region and includes the redistribution of food all over the Region, and the implementation of three pilot experiences in the three territorial areas of the region (Pesaro,  Ascoli Piceno and San Benedetto del Tronto) for the recovery fresh food. These experiences are progressively extended to the whole region.

The main objectives are: reduction of waste -reduction of costs a...

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