Polystyrene is a very versatile material that is used as packaging, both for food and to protect fragile objects such as, for example, household appliances. Once used, the question we ask ourselves is: where is polystyrene thrown away? A...
Paper can live almost indefinitely, just separate them carefully, not throwing them in the undifferentiated. In fact, paper more than a waste represents a wealth for the environment and its recovery saves precious resources. It is true that, being mainly composed of...
Having a garden to take care of or a terrace with plants and flowers means dealing with pruned trees, falling leaves, branches that must be disposed of regularly. Confering the mowings in the correct way helps to make a...
A natural product such as cooking oil can turn into a powerful pollutant if not properly recycled after use. It is estimated that in Italy each citizen produces approximately 5 kg of spent oil per year resulting from frying,...
Used clothes are a precious resource, therefore it is essential to dispose of them correctly. It can be done in many ways, first of all by recycling clothes or by sending them to the second-hand supply chain, which is...
To make a correct separate collection, it is important to know the material from which the objects are made. Some are easily identifiable and we have no doubts about where to give them; others, such as polylaminates, always leave...
When we talk about recycling, we cannot fail to mention metal recycling, a very important process for the protection of the environment and for the economy. Metal objects, like plastic ones, occupy an important role in our daily life:...
Diapers and sanitary towels fall into a separate category of waste. Due to the particular material they are made of, these wastes are difficult to recycle. In May 2019, Italy signed the "End of Waste" decree, that provides for...
Expired medicines cannot be sent for separate collection because they are dangerous urban waste and must be disposed in a different way. The mistake that many commit, out of laziness or misinformation, is throwing expired medicines into the unsorted...
Properly disposing of the car battery is certainly a delicate operation, especially for those who find themselves changing the part themselves and need to get rid of the old one. In fact, when a professional changes the battery in our...

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