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REPORT: WASTED User Journey Workshop

WASTED recently ran a user journey workshop to gauge participants experience with the WASTED system.

REPORT: WASTED User Journey Workshop   On Monday the 26th of February this year WASTED hosted a user journey workshop. The purpose was to gauge community perspectives and experiences in

The Circular City – Flying over Amsterdam’s Metabolism

WASTED is an initiative rooted in Amsterdam, which introduces a sustainable solution to a growing, global concern: the destructive impact of waste on our economies, environment, and society. Zooming out from the global urban metabolism debate, WASTED can be seen as a link within an upcoming circular city system.

  March 2018, Oukje van Merle Circularity is gaining traction. When walking down the street, it won’t surprise you to see advertising messages emblazoned with circularity inspired slogans and mantras.

Ashir: FOODLOGICA Driver Extraordinaire

Meet Ashir, one of our best and brightest driver at FOODLOGICA!

Meet Ashir. Ashir is one of the main riders at FOODLOGICA. So Ashir, how did your FOODLOGICA journey begin? Well, I started delivering for FOODLOGICA around 7 months ago. I

Bulky Waste

The WASTED team has set its sights on bulk waste in collaboration with the Start Up in Residence (SIRA) program of the Municipality of Amsterdam.

The WASTED team has set its sights on bulk waste in collaboration with the Start Up in Residence (SIRA) program of the Municipality of Amsterdam. The Municipality of Amsterdam has

WASTED Annual Report 2017

In 2017, WASTED evolved towards the expert level thanks to its network of supporters, members, business and friends. The first WASTED Annual Report was written up in time for the end of year party, where key insights about the project were shared along with hopes and ambitions for 2018.

In 2017, WASTED evolved towards the expert level thanks to its network of supporters, members, business and friends. The first WASTED Annual Report was written up in time for the

Community Collaboration

At WASTED we have organised a particpant consultation event to identify where and how to best improve our product and process.

WASTED has been operating in Amsterdam Noord since 2008 and has continued to grow and evolve with the community. Co-operating with the community in Noord continues to be integral to

Patrick’s experience with FOODLOGICA

As FOODLOGICA continues to grow, we took the opportunity to speak with Operations Assistant Patrick O'Callaghan to find out more about how it is to work for this company.

As FOODLOGICA continues to grow, we took the opportunity to speak with Operations Assistant Patrick O’Callaghan to find out more about how it is to work for this company. Hello Patrick where

Startup in Residence

Startup in Residence is an innovative collaboration between the City of Amsterdam and startups.

WASTED TIMES NOORD

WASTED challenges you to immerse into plastic, paper, glass and textiles waste and start looking at your ‘trash’ with an innovative look.

WASTED dreams big. One of its goals is to be an engine of both material and social design, where the social benefits of local neighborhood activation coincide with and enforce

Buren Zonder Stigma by CITIES Foundation

CITIES Foundation not only accelerates environmentally conscious behaviour and sustainable consumption, it essentially offers effective solutions for social inclusion.

CITIES Foundation designs and carries out sustainable, locally-rooted community projects. The Foundation is currently supported by the municipality of Amsterdam to empower communities living under the poverty line to afford

STICHTING BIOMEILER – HEAT FROM COMPOST @ THE WASTED CITY BOOK

“We try to bring all of the information to us and then we share it again to the other people.” - Frank Scholtens

In a truly circular economy, not a single drop of energy should be wasted. However, today we are far from this ideal; throwing away vast mountains of organic waste each

The Planet in Transition

Cities have been recognised as actors leading planetary transition

Over the last two years, cities have been recognised as actors leading planetary transition. They have been the key actors for achieving the targets set by major international agreements such

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