On the 23 of May Paolo Sperandio, aTon’s CEO, is on RAI RADIO 1 during the transmission ETA BETA speaking about greenBag solution. For the podcast click here. At minute 11:50 the greenBag speech.
Who we are
We have new ideas about green economy and how make your business much more sustainable than now. Starting from our greenBag suite we can personalise your own waste collection method, starting from plastic, paper, glass, metal and also used cooking oils. Our solutions are able to track the production of waste starting from households until the recycling center without changing the currently used supply chain but only improving its efficiency.
aTon’s is a company based on a high research activities and all the solutions provided are the results of research projects, supported by public and private funding. During this first year of activity aTon’s is able to present on the market three different products:
greenBag - It is a suite dedicated to the collection of used cooking oils coming from households
iOil - It is a novel sensor able to estimate the quantity but also the quality of exhuasted vegetable oils
Smart lock - It is an electronic lock able with different amount of interface that could be personalised with different sensors depending on the client's requests
greenBag is the first aTon’s solution. It is dedicated to the collection of UCO (Used Cooking Oils), both from households and restaurants. greenBag is a distributed system able to recognize WHO provide the UCO, HOW much UCO he provided, WHAT is the UCO quality and assign to him benefit starting form the policy “I pay as I trash”. greenBag solutions are composed by 3 main modules: [...]
iOil is the sensor used in greenbag suite to estimate the quantity and the quality of the oil provided by users. It is based on the estimation of physical parameters that make unambiguous the nature of a liquid.
Smart lock is a solution coming out from the greenBag suite development and then transformed into an indipendent product. It is an electronic lock controlled by a microcontroller able to manage different sensors and actuators.
News and events
aTon won the ForumPA Challenge. 500 projects have been submitted at the ForumPA Challenge 2016 Commission. The aim of the challenge was to identify the innovative solutions that can innovate Italian Public Administrations. Only 12 projects have been selected by the Commission and aTon’s greenBag is among them in the category “Services for the local […]
aTon won the INNOVATION LAB. Presenting its core solution greenBag, and its evolution greenBag2.0, aTon won a mentorship and tutoring path to speed up its market uptake.
aTon is among the Start Ups winning the Call for Ideas lunched by University of Rome Tor Vergata. aTon presented its greenBag in the Call and now it has the opportunity to present it in front of the 2024 Olympic Games Commission.
Paolo Sperandio, Alexandro Catini and Pierpaolo Loreti discuss with DayLa Villani, from IL POSITIVISMO, about greenBag and how it can improve waste management in urban environments. https://ilpositivismo.com/aton-la-soluzione-green-che-sposa-lambiente/
On the 2 of February 2016 aTon received from the European Commission the Seal of Excellence for the REDUCO project. REDUCO is a specialisation of greenBag solution presented under the SME Instrument Ph1 Call. The project received the interest of the Commission granting it with a seal reprensenting the effort spent so far in its […]
On 20 of October 2015 RAI ECONOMIA introduce greenBag. Thanks to the Call4Innovators and thanks to the presence at EXPO2015 aTon, with its greenBag, is one of the 15 most succesful Start Up inside Lazio Region.
aTon has been selected with its greenBag and greenBag2.0 at the Maker Faire in Rome on the 17 of October 2015. The greenBag and greenBag2.0 have been hosted inside the stand of Lazio Innova rising the interest of Maker Faire promoters but also of common people interisting in recycling but also interested in saving money […]
greenBag has been selected, by Italia Camp, among the Call4Innovators ideas to represent the Lazio Region at EXPO2015 in the Waste Management sector. On the 18 of September greenBag, and its evolution greenBag2.0, will be introduced at EXPO2015 inside #VivaioIdee, an ItaliaCamp’s initiative focused on highlight the Italian excellences about the issues debated at EXPO2015.
On the 9 of September Paolo Sperandio introduced greenBag and its evolution, greenBag2.0, at Ara pacis in Rome. Thanks to the Call4Innovators the novel solution for the collection of Used Cooking Oils, produced by households, has been presented to waste managers, public adminiistrations, journalists and common citizens. The idea to help people during their provision […]
At EDISONPULSE Call aTon presents SUBWIND. The description of the project (only in Italian) is available on the following link:
aTon, thanks to Lazio Innova, will represent the Lazio Region in the area of waste management with its main innovation: greenBag. aTon wins the Call4Innovators and images and videos of greenBag will be available in the “Padiglione della Regione Lazio” in Palazzo Italia during EXPO 2015 in Milan.
aTon won on the 24 of Febbruary 2015 the Call published by Sviluppo Lazio abut the realisation of an exposition coerente with the theme “Nutrire il Pianeta, Energia per la vita” for the city of Rome.
aTon has been selected by EDISON to describe its experience like a Start Up in the Lazio Region. In the same day aTon presented its novel idea SUBWIND a novel solution to collect energy exploiting the movement of the trains in the gallery of subways.
aTon is one of the sponsors of “Buon compleanno Garbatella”
On 10th of December 2014 aTon has been invited to the 1st edition of Roma Venture Forum in Rome, where it will have its own space where it will show the greenBag suite prototype, the iOil sensors and the Smart Lock. The events will be hosted in Rome – Terme di Diocleziano, Viale Enrico De […]
On October 2014 aTon wins the Prestiti Partecipativi initiative. It is a call dedicated to the Italian Start Up that wants to speed up its business by means of a loan. aTon is inside the first ten Start Up presenting a proposal to this programme by means of its innovative solution to collect households UCO […]
aTon is the main consultant in a TELECOM research project based on the development of a smart grid energy distribution network
On October 2014 aTon is the main technical consultant inside a project coordinated by TELECOM ITALIA. The project is a research initiative fundend by Regione Lazio under the programme Insieme per Vincere – Progetti VAL. The name of the project is “ERRE – Energy Routing and service optimisation in a real smart city enviRonmEnt” and […]
Paolo Sperandio, aTon’s CEO, is one of the coach selected by Sviluppo Lazio, to promote the ideas of young developers that won the App On programme
The greenBag App, the first App realised by aTon, is now available on iTunes. The App is the citizens’ front end for the entire greenBag platform but it can be used also alone to exploit its informative functionalities like the waste dictionary. Every body can download and use the App even without registering on the […]