The UNIFI - Department of Information Engineering (DINFO), DISIT Lab, develops the LIFE WEEE APP which provides a series of services for private users and companies and the geo-referencing of the network of collection points in Tuscany and Andalusia.
The mobile application that will be available in Italian, English and Spanish, provides all relevant information on how to reach the nearest collection points and is intended to encourage individual user responsibility.
In fact, based on the type of obsolete electronic equipment that the user wants to dispose of, a function for calculating the environmental impact makes it possible to highlight the recovered substances (for example heavy metals, plastics, etc.) and reduced emissions of effect gas. greenhouse.
The App also provides suggestions on the correct electronic waste disposal practices.