Waste360 is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Need to Know

Trash Cans Get Dirty in Sweden

Spencer Platt/Getty Images wire trash can

People in the Swedish city of Malmö are being encouraged to reduce littering in a very unconventional way.

Officials have added audio cues with suggestive messages that are prompted once the can is activated. "That was really good," and other phrases are meant as positive reinforcement.

Read more here.

 

Hide comments
account-default-image

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish