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...
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,...
Even old CDs and DVDs need to be disposed of when they become damaged, when they are no longer needed or become demagnetized and can no longer be read. Recycling CDs and DVDs is not as trivial and obvious...
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...
It is a problem to dispose of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) at the end of its life. Too often we see old appliances such as refrigerators and washing machines thrown at street corners while smaller devices end up...
Where do I thrown the tetrapak? The answer is: it depends on the city. Those who are careful in making a correct separate collection, will have wondered at least once where the containers of milk or fruit juices are...
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...
Not all waste can be delivered with door-to-door separate collection or at roadside bins. This is the case of bulky waste, a term used to indicate all large objects such as furniture, beds, bikes, suitcases, sports equipment and more. For...
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...
Once their life cycle is exhausted, portable batteries and accumulators cannot be disposed of as unsorted waste but must be disposed of separately as they contain toxic substances which, if dispersed in the environment, are highly polluting. The term pile...

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