An informative event for the implementation of the pilot actions of was held in July 10/2020
The event was opened by Mr. Koutsakis, Deputy Mayor for Cleaning, Mr. Dioudis, Director of Cleaning and Recycling, presented the pilot implementation actions concerning the active participation of citizens and businesses of the Municipality in the Sorting of Recyclable plastic and metal packaging. Then Mr. Steggos, from Cooperative Reciget, explained the operation of the citizen-business platform. The event was attended by the Mayor of N. Philadelphia – N. Chalkidona Mr. Vouros.
The launch of the pilot application will take place on July 20, 2020. Citizens who wish to contribute will be provided free of charge garbage bags with a recognizable barcode. Then they will place the bags in the special press containers of the Municipality. Depending on the amount of clean materials they place in the containers, citizens will be rewarded with points that will be redeemed with discounts at local stores.