Use Cases on BABLE are real-world reference projects sharing insights and learnings to show you what is already possible. Each Use Case contains a list of achieved benefits, driving factors, financial information, advices for replication and links to relevant Solutions and the implemented Products. There is also the opportunity to contact the BABLE users who participated in implementing and managing the Use Case.
Promote local shopping and waste reduction with challenges
Moving Towards Zero! is a campaign co-created by Go Zero Waste in collaboration with local governments and other local organizations with the aim of promoting local business and waste reduction through inclusive gamification.
Heavy metal remediation using an organic filtration system
Traditional methods for treating wash water from marine vessel maintenance can incur high costs, increased safety risks, and carbon emissions. Peterhead Port Authority is breaking ground by adopting an organic filtration technology to abate wash water contamination.
Three pipes circular sewer system
In the neighbourhood of Oceanhamnen, the traditional sewage pipe was transformed into three sewage pipes in order to separate municipal waste water. One pipe collects food waste, the second black water and the third grey water. Grey water is recovered for cooling before being treated
Big Belly Bins
The 'Big Belly Bins' are fitted with waste compactors which ensure they need emptied less often than standard designs. The innovative bins have proved to need emptying 7 times less than standard bin designs. They use wireless technology to alert authorities when they are full.
Optimized city cleaning with garbage sensors in public garbage cans in...
An intelligent waste collection system, based on sensor inputs from the underground waste bins and the shafts, is implemented to optimize waste handling and to improve cleanliness and appearance of the historic city center of Reutlingen.
Intelligent waste management system in Ludwigsburg
Owing to the Sustainability strategy of the city of Ludwigsburg, the municipality aims at optimizing the waste collection routes in the city. As a pilot project the city has installed cameras with inbuilt sensors in the 15 waste bins across the city.