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EMULSA | Two 'Pajaritas Azules' awarded to Gijón

The municipality of Gijón, through ACR+ member EMULSA, has been awarded with two “Pajaritas Azules” (Blue Birdies) by the renowned certification program Tu Papel 21 which recognizes excellence in selective paper and board collection management. The programme entails a system for diagnosing, implementing improvements and certifying municipal selective collection of paper and board based on 21 indicators and supported by citizen participation and communication models in line with the local guidelines for the UN’s Agenda 21 action plan.

EMULSA took part in the Tu Papel 21 programme with the aim of continuously improving the collection of papers and cardboards in Gijón. The certification awarded by the programme enable a strict control of the municipal management of papers and cardboards (collection systems, containers, recycling certificates, maintaining, contracts, campaigning, etc.) which is used to increase the quality and efficiency of the work realised in this sphere.

Source: http://iresiduo.com (in Spanish)