To improve the access to the trade waste permits issued through the council, to avoid illegal trade waste being dumped at the council recycling centres, and therefore costing the council money and valuable landfill resources.
Remove the need for a paper-based system, and make it as easy to use as possible for the employees at the community recycling centres.
Bespoke BlackBerry application
With the BlackBerry® solution, immediate access to the waste permits system
Using existing BlackBerry platform at the council
Tracking and reporting on traders using the community recycling centres.
In-house development team very quickly developed the app, pushed out to existing devices, and centrally manage the data
Reduced the amount of waste sent to landfills, saving the council about £1,000,000