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Must-have smart sensor technologies for commercial buildings

19 February 2019 Admin Leave a comment Blog

According to the International Energy Agency, buildings account for more than 40 per cent of global energy consumption. The IEEE, a professional organization for engineers, says that a significant portion of that energy is wasted due to malfunctioning building equipment and wrongly configured systems. McKinsey, a management consulting firm, estimates that the Internet of Things […]

Five trends that shaped waste management in 2018

12 February 2019 Admin Leave a comment Blog

In 2018, the growing problem of ocean plastics and China’s imported waste ban both demanded thoughtful deliberation and action, and local communities and businesses found creative ways to solve their waste management challenges. So, without further ado, here are five trends that shaped waste management this past year. 1. Pay-as-you-throw (PAYT) In most municipalities residents […]

5 Ways Big Data Is Transforming Waste Management

5 February 2019 Admin Leave a comment Blog

Everywhere you look within the waste management industry, two words are dominating the conversation: big data. But what is big data, and is it really disrupting the waste industry? On its face, big data hardly sounds like a game-changer for any industry. There is no universally agreed-upon definition of “big data,” but the term generally […]

7 Examples of IoT Retail Solutions Changing the Industry

29 January 2019 Admin Leave a comment Blog

When we hear about the Internet of Things (IoT), the focus is primarily on consumer-centric products that are designed to work together in the home. But there is a significant segment of the IoT industry dedicated to improving retail operations for businesses. Given the undeniable struggles and subsequent downsizing that the brick-and-mortar retail industry has […]

How Is Blockchain Tech Impacting Waste Management? From Bitcoins to Environmental Protection

22 January 2019 Admin Leave a comment Blog

On December 17, 2017, the value of a single bitcoin hit a record-breaking $19,783.21. What had once been the purview of gamers, computer geeks, and shadowy underworld agents was riding higher than the value of gold. Major governments and multinational corporations began taking cryptocurrency seriously, and new words entered the public consciousness – words like […]