Worcester City Council combats greedy Seagulls with Bigbelly

Posted by Bigbelly on 8/16/18 10:25 AM

Worcester’s growing population of greedy gulls is being brought into line following Worcester City Council’s decision to trial 10 Bigbelly smart waste units’ ability to prevent seagull scavenging and increase litter capacity in city centre locations throughout the town.

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Topics: Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities, International

Bigbelly Smart Bins Reduce Bin Collections in Derbyshire Dales by 95%

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/30/18 10:46 AM

Solar Compacting Bins Fit More Waste; Only Need Collecting When FulL

Overflowing bins, vermin risks and shrinking resources are what prompted Derbyshire Dales Council to replace 115 litterbins with only 42 Bigbelly units - a decision that has since reduced unnecessary bin empties by up to 95% within some parts of the local authority.

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Topics: Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities, International

Colorful, Fun, and Smart Waste and Recycling in the Municipality of Peristeri, Greece

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/17/18 8:14 AM

When you think about garbage bins locations in public spaces, certain areas immediately come to mind... Places such as sidewalks, plazas and squares, parks and picnic areas, trails and transit stops. These are all true across the globe! Waste bins are a key city infrastructure that have the opportunity to significantly enhance an environment and streetscape when a colorful, fun and smart solution is in place.  

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Topics: Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities, Parks, International

Smart Trash Cans Saving the Environment in Alingsås, Sweden

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/12/18 7:46 AM

The municipality of Alingsås, Sweden announced the installation of solar-powered and self-communicating smart bins. The units compress waste as it is thrown away, and notify when they are getting full. This way, the municipality will save on the number of collections and the barrels can be placed where they are most needed.

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Topics: International, Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities

Smart Waste for Office Centers | Bigbelly at Adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/11/18 9:04 AM

Smart waste management is not only for use in municipalities and universities. Bigbelly's smart waste system is deployed in private sector spaces - from grocery stores to office parks - to streamline productivity, reduce environmental footprint of operations, and keep their spaces clean and green. These venues use Bigbelly to automate much of the work needed to manage the all-too-frequent task of trash and recycling collection.

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Topics: Smart Buildings & Retail, Smart Waste Benefits, International

Expanding Smart Waste & Recycling with Bigbelly in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/10/18 7:57 AM

Dubrovnik, Croatia is continuing to modernize waste collection with Bigbelly. The city's waste disposal company "Čistoća" has expanded their Bigbelly smart waste and recycling system to now include more public areas of Dubrovnik, such as the historic core of Baja, Ploče and Uvala Lapad. Bigbelly is helping help them to keep public spaces clean and neat, while achieving huge savings in operating costs.

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Topics: International, Smart Cities, Smart Waste Benefits

Smart Waste in the French Riviera | Ville de Menton, France

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/9/18 9:37 AM

Bigbelly deployments are soaking up the sun along the French Riviera's Mediterranean coastline. As you walk along the hilly, medieval old town situated along the beautiful beach and filled with picturesque gardens in the Ville de Menton, look out for Bigbelly's smart, solar-powered waste compacting system sprinkling the streetscape to collect pedestrian waste. 

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Topics: International, Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities

Södertälje, Sweden... Litter-Free and Wi-Fi Enabled with Bigbelly Smart Waste System

Posted by Bigbelly on 7/6/18 8:46 AM

The Municipality of Södertälje, Sweden produced a fun summer-themed video featuring their forward-looking waste coordinator, Tomas. This city located ~20 miles outside of Stockholm uses the Bigbelly system to reduce litter in their public spaces and to offer Wi-Fi hotspot service to their constituents enjoying the spaces.

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Topics: Hosted Applications, Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities, International

Bigbelly Beats Back Waste Scavenging Seagulls in Hartlepool

Posted by Bigbelly on 6/19/18 7:04 AM

Hartlepool has reduced the number of seagulls scavenging waste, as well as the number of bin collections conducted, following a four week trial of 15 Bigbelly smart stations.

Hartlepool, a seaside town in the northeast of England, has reduced the number of seagulls scavenging waste, as well as the number of bin collections conducted, following a four week trial of 15 Bigbelly smart stations. The Borough Council said is has redefined the term ‘seagull management’ with the deployment of the smart stations across its popular Seaton Carew seafront area – a decision that during the trial period reduced unnecessary bin emptying by 87%.

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Topics: Smart Waste Benefits, Smart Cities, International

Dublin city centre to get 800 solar-powered bins

Posted by Bigbelly on 5/28/18 11:23 AM

As reported in the Irish TimesDublin city centre is to get 800 solar-powered “compactor” bins, which could reduce the number of on-street rubbish bins by 20 per cent, according to Dublin City Council. Irish firm Kyron Street was awarded the contract to provide the smart bins, which have real-time information to tell waste collectors when the bin is full, and cut down on unnecessary collection runs. 

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Topics: Smart Cities, International

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