We can return the TV or microwave that we no longer use to the store without having to buy new ones. The same will apply to all other waste from electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) under the new European legislation which will come into force on 14 February 2014. What will change in substance?
Not only green, recycled cardboard takes on design. Thus was born the new P-One eco-furniture collection created in collaboration with PAMIO DESIGN, the design and architecture studio founded by the well-known Venetian designer Roberto Pamio. Seats, bookcases, tables and lamps in recycled cardboard were embellished for the first time by the insertion of fabric, metal and Corian components, to make them even more stable, solid and aesthetically irresistible.
Have you just made the limoncello cream and don't know what to do with lemon peels? In this article we will show you how to reuse lemon peels to create detergents, to cleanse the face, to create seedlings, etc. In short, the uses are varied, let's see some of them in detail.
At SMAU, the traveling information technology fair, they awarded the invention of an intelligent bin designed to track the collection of the waste of the organic fraction, the so-called Forsu (organic fraction of municipal solid waste). The bin opens with a magnetic badge equipped with RFId tags in possession of authorized users only.
How to build a chair with pallets, a zero-cost project which, for its realization, requires two loading platforms (pallets), work tools and good manpower. Do not worry, building a chair with pallets is not a difficult task, what we will see in this post is a DIY job that aims to create a deck chair for a lounge setting and a classic chair, perfect for furnishing the garden.
In our articles we often mention vinegar as an effective natural remedy; it can in fact be used as a softener, descaler, to clean floors, as a degreaser, to repel insects and eliminate bad smells. But vinegar can also be used to treat small seasonal ailments, as a beauty remedy. For these reasons, vinegar is one of those ingredients to always keep at hand at home.
One against zero, we have learned, means that shops with more than 400 square meters of surface area dedicated to electronic equipment are obliged to collect small WEEE electrical and electronic equipment waste free of charge, up to 25 centimeters, including batteries. exhausted.
The production of ceramic materials from end-of-life tires respects the waste management hierarchy that ENEA summarizes in this pyramid Did you know that various types of ceramic materials can be obtained (disc brake pads, heating elements for ovens, microelectronics elements ...) starting from from worn out tires?
Who develops, manufactures, transforms, processes, sells or imports products is in any way responsible for the management of the waste that derives from those products? According to the European Community, yes and that is why the principle of so-called 'extended producer responsibility' was introduced in Directive 2008/98 / EC.
Coffee grounds represent a very precious resource in cleaning, in cosmetics up to gardening. It is wonderful to discover that waste can be useful for our pocket and for the environment. In this regard, we will show you how to recycle coffee grounds following our instructions. inside the fridge and let it act for at least a day.
The SISTRI is useful for transparent waste management, in fact it has never been used, but it is already outdated and must be changed. The Waste Traceability Control System, born in 2009 and entrusted to the control of the Carabinieri but without operational tools, is already a de cuius grazie amen.
Heap composter. Composting is a completely natural biological process through which nutrients and bioelements useful for fertilizing the soil are obtained. Today, those who intend to take care of composting can do so using modern composters or with the traditional heap method.
Wood panels or energy? The country needs both of these things but the growing use of woody biomass for the production of electricity and heat has put them in competition. Burning wood waste is equivalent to subtracting raw material from the production of wood panels for the furniture industry, the pride of Made in Italy and important for turnover and jobs.
On the wave of door-to-door collection, more and more citizens are dedicating themselves to the practice of composting. Here is a practical list of what to compost at home or in the garden. Whether it is a heap composter or if we need to manage a domestic composter, we must learn to dose the wet fraction well with the dry organic.
Jars of jams, jars of baby food, jars of yogurt and other containers that we brought home along with the shopping, can be recycled to create a large number of useful objects.We all know we can use the glass jars to contain jams or homemade peaches in syrup; the smallest jars of baby food can be recycled to contain kitchen spreads or DIY cosmetics.