3rd Transnational meeting in SOFIA, BULGARIA


1st day 11/10/2018

A Press – Conference and event to raise awareness and stimulate participation in BAS project activities “Benefit-As-You-Recycle” took place including:

  • Welcome speech by Yordanka Fandakova – Mayor of Sofia Municipality
  • Presentation of project “Benefit As you Save – BAS” – Deputy Mayor of Environment, Sofia Municipality – Ioana Hristova.
  • Bulky waste, presentation by Petar Traykov, Director of Waste Management Directorate, Sofia Municpality. Control on domestic tires disposal and motor oil treatment, implemented by Sofia Municipality Inspectorate – Mrs. Veska Georgieva, Director.
  • Textile waste, presentation by Zheleva, „Evrotex“ Ltd.
  • Good practices in collecting WEEE in Sofia Municipality, presentation by Bakalov, Executive Director of “ELTECHRESURS” Ltd.
  • Good practices and results achieved in WEEE recycling, presentation by Dragomiretcki, Executive Director of “ECOBULTEH” Ltd.
  • Household Hazardous Waste – presentation by Mrs. Ralitsa Angelova, Executive Director of BalBok Engineering Co.
  • End of Life Vehicles (ELV) – presentation of Good practice of district Nadejda, Mr. Dimitar Dimov, Mayor of Nadejda.
  • Food and green waste, Mr. Slavi Asparuhov, Director of Municipal Enterprise for Waste Treatment.

Then a Steering Committee meeting took place

Participants also visited Sofia Municipality Biological Treatment Plant “Khan


2nd day 12/10/2018

The 3rd transnational workshop took place about Implementation of local BAS plans. Each partner presented actual situation and next steps.