Nordsense develops smart sensors for waste bins to optimize the way waste collection is performed.
TARGET USERS: Businesses, Industry, Government
KEY CONSIDERATIONS: Full service offers smart sensors, fleet management and intelligent routing software.
MORE INFORMATION: https://nordsense.com/
90% of the world’s waste is collected at the wrong time. When it's picked-up too late, overflowing containers lead to waste in nature. When waste is collected too early, empty waste bins waste time and collection resources. Optimizing the waste collection time, can increase waste collection rates and reduce litter, while also reducing collection costs.
Smart waste management is revolutionizing an industry facing a worldwide struggle to reduce costs while keeping our cities cleaner. An increasing number of people around the globe are realizing that the status quo is no longer acceptable and that the best solution is to develop and maintain smart waste management. Regardless of whether you represent a whole city, an organization, or a waste operator, the benefits from focusing on smart waste management are undeniable.
The key benefit of the Nordsense smart waste management solution is cost savings through improved route optimization, resource handling and monitoring. Your increase in efficiency will not only save money, but also improve overall workflow, as well as reducing your carbon footprint. Here's how it works:
See other smart bins and other receptacle sensors available in the marketplace, such as Ecube Labs: https://www.ecubelabs.com/.
The City of San Francisco deployed Nordsense and realized and 80% decrease in overflowing trash cans, 66% reduction in street cleaning requests, and 64% decrease in illegal dumping. See more info at: https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/02/27/san-franciscos-trash-bins-get-smart/
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