Elishya Ben Meir, an 18-year-old Israeli, safely disposes of abandoned waste after registering it on the “Clean Coin” mobile application as she walks her dog in the town of Kiryat Tiv’on near Israel’s northern city of Haifa on October 20, 2021. – The startup created by young Israelis and launched few months ago has developed a platform that allows everyone to locate waste (often left in nature) and dispose of it in a trash box in exchange for a virtual currency that can be redeemed for goods from participating businesses. The company said more than 16,000 users had already signed up, of whom some 1,200 are active each week. (Photo by JACK GUEZ / AFP)