Kerbside bin contamination programs and campaigns done using CBSM

Unknown Apr 4, 2017 1:39 am
I am looking for any case studies or articles based around campaigns used in towns to reduce contamination into the different kerbside bins. It doesn't matter what stream of was…

Shelf Talkers Examples

Tracy Pagenhardt Airdrie Dec 6, 2016 16:16 pm
I'm interested to hear from other municipalities who have worked with retailers to incorporate shelf talkers in their communications strategy. We are launching a curbside recyclin…

Recycle Bowl Behaviour Change Effectiveness Study

Unknown Dec 1, 2016 16:54 pm
I was looking at Keep America Beautiful's website and discovered that they have a program they've based off of Tools for Change, another CBSM website. They have a program called "…

Oregon hiring Material Recovery Specialist

john davis oak glen Sep 7, 2016 19:04 pm
Oregon DEQ's Materials Management section has an opening for one (1) Natural Resource Specialist 3 Material Recovery Specialist. The purpose of this position is to develop and im…

"It costs too much" Objections

Lauren Minuk Calgary May 27, 2016 15:52 pm
Hi all, I'm going to undertake some research about how to counter when people are convinced that something is too expensive (especially before they know the cost). In my exper…

Reducing Recycling Stream Contamination

Erin Keith Billings Apr 19, 2016 14:48 pm
It seems that most people these days (at least in WA State), recycle TOO much and end up inadvertently contaminating the recycle stream with things like styrafoam, glass and un-re…

Effectiveness of Recycling toters/carts vs. Recycle Dumpsters

Matt Calantas Seattle Jan 6, 2016 11:29 am
I was wondering if anyone has had any experience on multifamily properties with examining discernible differences in recycling habits of tenants when they are using toters/carts v…

Subsidizing or training ICI generators on waste audits

Lauren Minuk Calgary May 4, 2015 10:27 am
Hi there! I'm working on best practice research looking at municipalities (or any level of government) that either subsidize third party waste assessments or audits or train ICI…

Developing a Coding System for Canvassers when Going Door to Door

Lauren Campbell Cincinnati Feb 12, 2015 10:37 am
Hello all. I am currently working on a city wide project to increase curbside recycling participation. We are doing a very targeted, neighborhood based, canvassing residential…

Reducing Contamination in Recycling bins

Jenny Marshall Auckland Feb 9, 2015 16:26 pm
Hi, I'm interested in any behaviour change approaches around reducing contamination in recycling bins. In New Zealand the most common approach is a three strike system of sticke…

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