III. Sensor Management System
The weight sensors shall be placed at the fixed location over which bin shall be placed every time it being served by the waste collection vehicle. The weight sensor shall sense the level of occupancy of the bin placed above and trigger alert signal to the Kakinada City operation center through GPRS/GSM network.
Volume sensor shall be placed at the fixed location over bin. When the volume of occupancy (waste) reaches to a particular threshold value, an alert/SMS shall be sent to the concerned person through GSM modem.
Ultrasonic or IR based level sensors to be provided to allow the system to identify the fill level and empty levels in a percentage basis and thereby garbage collection can be scheduled as a function of fill levels at different locations in the City.
Foul smell detection sensors/ Animal repellant sensors to be installed at select locations to the garbage bin to detect the quality of air being released into the atmosphere.