Shortlisted: Plymouth City Council

Local authorities collect data, any EHP knows that, but is there a better way? DATAplay Plymouth evolved out of the idea that better problem-solving may arise from digital solutions. Mixing digital and public sector experts in Plymouth has fostered innovation. Releasing records in appropriate file formats was first, but Plymouth City Council have also worked hard to engage the digital community. The results? Multiple technology solutions that will improve the health of the city including wearable air pollution monitors project and the Nudged Up café menu project.

View the full CIEH Excellence awards shortlist here.