MATARROMERA IMPLEMENTS VITICULTURE 4.0 TO IMPROVE SUSTAINABILITY AND QUALITY IN THE FACE OF CLIMATE...

Commitment to the environment and sustainability is part of the DNA of Bodegas Familiares Matarromera. Since its foundation, the company has worked in perfect harmony with nature. It is with these premises that a...

RECYCLING CART: SUSTAINABILITY IN STREET CLEANING

  Innovation is one of the keys to enable European circular economy targets to be met. The ambitious targets that have been set require an improvement in waste recovery to enable subsequent recycling in all...

FOREFRONT OF TONER CARTRIDGE RECYCLING

After the legislative change, R&D dominates the market. The main target for Spanish company i2ma is: No cartridge to landfill! Since appearing on the market, toner powder cartridges have become a pending matter with respect...

BECAUSE WASTE DOES NOT EXIST

According to Eurostat figures, we produce 2,500 tonnes of waste per annum in Europe and only around 50% of this is recycled. At industrial level, we produce 260 million tonnes of waste from manufacturing...

CIRCULAR ECONOMY TURNS WASTE AROUND

CIRCE is participating in the European CIRC4Life project, funded by the European Commission as part of the Horizon 2020 programme. The project seeks cooperation between companies and consumers to foster more sustainable and more...

SOGAMA: Setting trends in Europe

The company has completed the first stage of the extension to its environmental complex in Cerceda, with the commissioning of a new facility to recover materials from conventional waste. This facility is a prime...

PLANT 4.0

Ecoembes, within the framework of its commitment to the circular economy has been promoting the recycling of domestic packaging in Spain for 20 years. During this time, the organisation has been committed to innovation...

paperChain project: New circular economy models for the paper industry

The paperChain project is funded by European Commission Horizon 2020 Research & Development Programme. It proposes the use of waste generated in the paper industry as secondary raw materials for resource-intensive sectors, such as construction,...

In depth: Analysis of the waste sector in 2018

We begin 2019 with FuturENVIRO’s first special issue of the year on waste, featuring our by now well established section entitled “In depth: Analysis of 2018”.  In this section, leading actors and trade associations from...

Automation of light packaging treatment process at the “Las Dehesas” MSW treatment plant in...

  The automation of the two lines gives each line a capacity of 7.2 t/h for the treatment of part of the packaging fraction. The design objectives of the two automated lines that form part...

Valtalia executes proprietary project to put Galicia at the forefront of waste treatment and...

The plant features a reception pit of 5,000 cubic metres and five treatment lines, each with the capacity to process 40 tonnes per hour. These lines are equipped with over 30 optical sensors to...

Automation of Sierra Sur Plant puts province of Jaén in vanguard of waste treatment

Resurja is currently responsible for treating all the waste produced in the province’s 97 municipalities. The “Jaén-Sierra Sur” Plant receives the waste collected in 32 municipalities located in the west of the province, including...

Waste Treatment Plant in Querétaro (México)

The project entrusted to Bianna Recycling encompassed engineering, manufacture, assembly, commissioning, staff training in operating and maintenance, and plant maintenance. The facility will serve the population of Santiago de Querétaro and will manage around...

Balers, compactors & ballistic separators. Comparative Table & Technical Guide (2018)

This special is devoted to ballistic separators, balers & compactors for recycling plants. A simple, comprehensive and useful technical guide to the main features of the ballistic separators, balers & compactors offered by leading...

Comparative Tables & Technical Guides (2018): Primary shredders; Eddy current & magnetic separators; Optical...

We begin this year with our, by now, consolidated and much consulted Guide to Stationary & Mobile Primary Shredders for recycling plants. This is complemented by comparative tables and technical guides on sorting technologies,...

New Sogama composting plant in Areosa (Cerceda, A Coruña)

Technical process On arrival at the plant, the materials undergo an initial pretreatment stage, in which recyclable elements that have been deposited erroneously in the brown container (metals, plastics, glass, etc.) are mechanically separated. For...