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The Rise of Government Funding for New Waste Management Solutions

Local and federal governments have taken notice that the waste collection industry is in desperate need of new and improved waste technologies. While many companies with emerging solutions continue to seek funding from private investors, government funding could provide the budgets that would enact sizable change in the industry. Funding will be essential, yet the allocation […]

The South Korea Experience

The obvious suspects as far as target markets go for Israeli startups is either the u.s market, for the ease of doing business and lack of language barrier, or the relatively close by European market. No company is disregarding the Asian markets, but their distance from the entrepreneur’s comfort zone is delaying the interaction to […]

How Data Can Boost your Waste Hauling Business

Collecting and analyzing data is essential for the growth and optimization of any business. According to Forbes connecting different objects to the Internet of Things (IoT) is revolutionizing the way whole industries and cities are operating. Waste management stands out as a large global industry that desperately needs a transition to IoT-based technology.  This transition […]

IBM released a new case study about GreenQ’s usage of OpenWhisk

Streamlining waste management with an Internet of Things platform powered by IBM Bluemix OpenWhisk technology GreenQ brings Internet of Things (IoT) technology to municipal waste management, launching its real-time monitoring and analytics platform in an IBM® Bluemix® environment and adopting serverless IBM Bluemix OpenWhisk architecture. Read the full case study here