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Cotec report shows the stagnation of the transition to a circular economy in Spain

Cotec report shows the stagnation of the transition to a circular economy in Spain

The waste gap in Spain: The difficulties of the new law for municipalities

The waste gap in Spain: The difficulties of the new law for municipalities | CONAMA | FuturENVIRO | Waste | Recycling | Circular Economy

e-waste recycling sector reinforces its position as a creator of socioeconomic value in the...

e-waste recycling sector reinforces its position as a creator of socioeconomic value in the green economy

“The collection and reuse of post-consumer clothing are key elements in the EU’s circular...

“The collection and reuse of post-consumer clothing are key elements in the EU’s circular economy strategy”

Ecopilas and Fundación Ecomar ‘Ponte las pilas y recicla’ 2021 campaign collects 64% more...

Ecopilas and Fundación Ecomar ‘Ponte las pilas y recicla’ 2021 campaign collects 64% more used batteries than in 2020

Ecoembes revolutionises incentive-based recycling with the development of the smart yellow bin

Ecoembes revolutionises incentive-based recycling with the development of the smart yellow bin | FuturENVIRO

UN report on plastic pollution warns of false solutions and confirms need for urgent...

UN report on plastic pollution warns of false solutions and confirms need for urgent global action

STADLER renovates the CITR waste management facility managed by FCC Medio Ambiente in Las...

STADLER renovates the CITR waste management facility managed by FCC Medio Ambiente in Las Marinas, El Campello (Alicante) in Spain

León home to the Iberian Peninsula’s first electric vehicle battery recycling plant

León home to the Iberian Peninsula’s first electric vehicle battery recycling plant

Return of crowds to Vuelta a España allows Ecopilas to recycle 1.3 tonnes of...

Return of crowds to Vuelta a España allows Ecopilas to recycle 1.3 tonnes of used batteries

Ecopilas celebrates the success of a great Vuelta 2021, with record citizen participation

Ecopilas celebrates the success of a great Vuelta 2021, with record citizen participation | FuturENVIRO | Ecopilas

Twenty organisations warn of waste sector paralysis due to poor functioning of compulsory electronic...

Twenty organisations warn of waste sector paralysis due to poor functioning of compulsory electronic procedures

Galician Municipalities Upgrade Waste Collection fleets with Iveco and Volvo Trucks Equipped with Allison...

Galician Municipalities Upgrade Waste Collection fleets with Iveco and Volvo Trucks Equipped with Allison Transmissions

European project to recover contaminated plastics from automotive, construction and electrical appliance industry waste

European project to recover contaminated plastics from automotive, construction and electrical appliance industry waste

Commitment to the economy the backbone of the SIGAUS Sustainability Report 2020

Commitment to the economy the backbone of the SIGAUS Sustainability Report 2020

STADLER signs agreement with Orizon Valorização de Resíduos for the construction of the largest...

With an eye to the future, STADLER recently signed an agreement with Orizon Valorização de Resíduos to build the largest mechanical sorting plant in Brazil. The agreement is of particular importance and aims to...

Pilot campaign underway to promote reuse of end-of-life mobile phones rather than accumulating them...

Pilot campaign underway to promote reuse of end-of-life mobile phones rather than accumulating them in the home

RECICLOS reward-based recycling scheme now up-and-running in all regions of Spain

Over 3,200,000 Spaniards can receive sustainable and social incentives by recycling their beverage cans and plastic bottles through this Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) in the more than 14,600 yellow bins equipped with RECICLOS technology....

Electronic equipment recycling withstands slowdown arising from pandemic in 2020 and Ecopilas breaks collection...

El reciclaje de aparatos electrónicos resistió la ralentización impuesta por la pandemia en 2020 y Ecopilas bate su récord de recogida

STADLER designs and builds the integrated sorting line for the LIFE4FILM project at the...

STADLER designs and builds the integrated sorting line for the LIFE4FILM project at the Granada plant operated by FCC Medio Ambiente

Spanish Government ratifies 1st Circular Economy Action Plan with budget of €1,529 M

Spanish Government ratifies 1st Circular Economy Action Plan with budget of €1,529 M

EU e-waste targets difficult to achieve

Collectively, EU Member States collect and recover more discarded electrical and electronic equipment than most of the world. But the EU risks missing its more ambitious e-waste collection targets. A review by the European...

Spanish Cabinet sends Waste and Contaminated Land Bill to Parliament to drive circular, low-carbon...

For the first time in the history of Spanish legislation, the Bill sets out limitations on single-use plastics. It establishes restrictions on the use of such plastics for certain products, a tax to prevent...

Mass citizen “1m2 contra la basuraleza” (1plus2 against litter in nature) movement returns on...

Mass citizen “1m2 contra la basuraleza” (1plus2 against litter in nature) movement returns on June 12

New compostable mulch film will facilitate management of plastic waste in agricultural sector and...

Nuevos acolchados compostables facilitarán la gestión de los residuos plásticos en el sector agrícola y lo proveerán de compost de calidad

ASELIP calls on Government to allocate €10,000 M to meeting EU recycling targets and...

ASELIP reclama al Gobierno 10.000 M€ para cumplir con los objetivos de reciclaje de la UE y la Agenda 2030

STADLER completes installation of new mechanical sorting plant of Ca Na Putxa, Ibiza

STADLER has designed and installed the new 50,000 m2 mechanical waste sorting plant that will serve the island of Ibiza. The facility was ordered in December 2020 by UTE (temporary consortium) GIREF, which is...

Fishing industry by-products and municipal solid waste are transformed into bioplastics for use in...

The European DAFIA Project, coordinated by AIMPLAS, provides the automotive and food packaging industries with sustainable solutions by developing biopolymers, flame-retardant additives and barrier packaging. This project is in line with circular economy criteria...

WEEE Forum expands in three continents to tackle the global e-waste challenge

The WEEE Forum, which represents e-waste Producer Responsibility Organisations throughout the world, is continuing to grow its global membership with the recent addition of new members from Colombia, South Africa, Spain and Lithuania. With worldwide...

BBVA recycles close to 90,000 credit and debit cards in Spain in just three...

BBVA has promoted the recycling of almost 90,000 cards, thanks to a collaboration agreement with environmental foundations ECOASIMELEC and ECOPILAS, both of which form part of RECYCLIA, Spain’s largest organisation for the management of waste electrical and electronic...

Green light for investment of €581 M in sanitation and wastewater treatment projects, implementation...

Luz verde a 581 M€ para proyectos de saneamiento y depuración, implementación de normativa de residuos y corrección de tendidos eléctricos

Advances in plastics recycling processes towards the creation of a circular economy

The development of a circular economy to address the plastic waste emergency hinges on the creation of demand for high-quality recyclates. STADLER, a leading supplier of sorting plants for the recycling industry, has experienced...

Plastics sector to invest over €260 M in Green Recovery

To facilitate the European Recovery Plan, EsPlásticos is promoting a macro-project to enhance the circularity of plastics and drive innovation. The project includes the creation of a research centre focusing on the circular economy, and the companies involved...

TIRME promotes circular economy project with thirty Balearic entities to obtain European funding

The project entitled “Closing the loop. Integrated strategy for the transition from the current tourism model to a circular model” seeks to attract up to 185 million euro from the Next Generation recovery fund. Some...
 Isabel Vela, una de las mujeres que ha conseguido empleo en la cadena de reciclaje a través del programa "Reciclar para cambiar vidas"

Women at risk of exclusion make their way in the waste sector. They now...

The Ecoembes social inclusion programme “Recycling to change lives” seeks to achieve equal opportunities for men and women in the world of work. In the last three years, the number of women at risk of social...

Área Metropolitana de Barcelona awards Ferrovial Services contract for treatment of waste from street...

Ferrovial Services will treat the waste from street cleaning in the municipalities that make up the metropolitan area for the next three years. The contract is worth over €23 M. El Área Metropolitana de Barcelona...
La cuarta planta de biorresiduos de la Xunta estará ubicada en el polígono empresarial de Verín

Galician Regional Government to build fourth biowaste plant with €5.5 million budget

The Galician Regional Government is to build its fourth biowaste treatment plant in the Pazos Business Park in the municipality of Verín. The announcement was made yesterday by the Regional Minister for the Environment, Territorial...

European Parliament call for tighter EU consumption and recycling rules

The report, adopted today with 574 votes in favour, 22 against and 95 abstentions, is a response to the Commission’s Circular Economy Action Plan. Binding 2030 targets are needed for materials use and our consumption footprint,...

Digitisation, efficiency and decarbonisation the pillars of the Ecovidrio project for European Recovery Funds

Ecovidrio, a non-profit organisation responsible for the management of glass packaging waste recycling in Spain, has submitted the project "Glass: 100% recyclable, 100% sustainable, 100% ready for the future" for European recovery funds. The 13 initiatives...

TheCircularLab launches first circular economy startups map

In recent years, concern for the environment and the search for a more responsible and sustainable model of society for the planet, based on what is known as the circular economy, have come to...

RepescaPlas project achieves new high value-added products from marine litter through chemical recycling and...

The RepescaPlas project has ended its third year with a total of 4,218 kg of marine litter recovered from the ports of Marín in Galicia, La Restinga in El Hierro and Gandia in Valencia...

Plastics, a growing environmental and climate concern: how can Europe revert that trend?

While awareness, concern and action over how we dispose of plastics in the marine environment and elsewhere have grown enormously in recent years, there are many other and less known impacts of plastics, including...

Recyclia fosters use of selective collection points for e-waste in Madrid

Recyclia colabora con el Ayuntamiento de Madrid en una campaña de información y de refuerzo de la señalización de estos puntos de recogida.

Greene to recover 50,000 tonnes of used textiles and footwear in Eco Challenge project

Elche-based company Greene Waste to Energy is participating as a partner in the Eco Challenge project, an initiative that brings together different companies in the footwear sector. Amongst other objectives, these companies are seeking...

Royal Decree to improve end-of-life battery, accumulator, and WEEE management

The new legislation incorporates the reforms introduced in 2018 by EU Directives governing both waste streams, particularly the obligation to implement economic instruments for the application of the waste hierarchy in the management of this waste

UNTHA’s new shredder transforms the co-processing capacity of Geocycle Argentina

    An UNTHA XR3000C mobil-e shredder is now in operation at Geocycle’s co-processing facility in Córdoba, Argentina, as the innovative waste handler continues to progress towards a zero-waste future. The team – a 100% daughter company...

PREMET25: Área Metropolitana de Barcelona´s major waste initiative

Integrated waste management is one of the greatest challenges facing the metropolis of Barcelona. This includes prevention and taking the steps necessary to move from a linear to a circular economy in which the...

Circular economy wins is Valencia

Evolving towards a circular economy is a very important challenge for any society due to what it involves: more efficient use of resources and reducing the exploitation of raw materials in order to guarantee...

Residual material from the forest industry could become new cover material for mining waste

The main objective when covering mining waste is to minimize the total oxygen penetration through the sealing layer to the underlying mining waste and thereby limit weathering and leaching of, for example, heavy metals....

64% of Spaniards would stop buying a product without guarantees of recyclability

Awareness has grown in recent years of the need to increase the recycling rate in Spain and the necessity for recycled material to be in the production cycle for longer periods, which are two...

Over 200 packaging companies join Ecovidrio’s new Business Waste Prevention Plans

This year, over 200 bottling companies from the beer, wine, spirits and cider sectors, amongst others, have signed up for Ecovidrio’s Business Waste Prevention Plans 2020-2022. Ecovidrio is the non-profit organisation responsible for managing...

Machines that reward recycling begin to be deployed in Spain

From today, Spain has machines in operation which will provide rewards each time they are used to recycle cans and plastic beverage bottles. When citizens deposit these items in the machines, not only will...

FCC Medio Ambiente winner of the EBAE Awards 2019/2020 for its 100%-electric, industrial chassis-platform...

  The award ceremony, that took place in the "Rastro Madrid" location, was chaired by His Majesty the King Felipe VI, who emphasized in his message that this award shows the commitment of Spanish companies,...

FECE and AMBILAMP enter into collaboration agreement for lighting waste management

According to Carlos Moreno-Figueroa, General Secretary at FECE, “this agreement enables us to cut costs, provide better service to consumers and comply with legal obligations related to the collection of electrical and electronic equipment”. In...

Spanish football league joins battery recycling campaign

Six football clubs from the Santander and SmartBank leagues are collaborating with the environmental foundation Ecopilas in the recycling of used batteries and supporting the drive to raise awareness of this practice amongst citizens....

SIGNUS transforms almost 200,000 tonnes of tyres collected in Spain in 2019 into new...

  In 2019, SIGNUS managed 188,631 tonnes of end-of-life tyres, converting them into useful new products for different applications. Of the tyres collected, almost 12% were prepared for reuse (second-hand or retreaded tyres) and the...

Electronic waste: A growing, valuable but underutilised resource

According to the United Nations, 53.6 million tonnes of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) was generated worldwide in 2019. This is the equivalent of 7.3 kg per capita, 21% higher than in 2014,...

Ecocentral Granada at the forefront of recycling in Europe

  LIFE4FILM and LIFE PLASMIX In this report, we will describe the different stages and processes of two European LIFE projects based in Granada in which FCC is participating as project coordinator. The initial classification stages...

Luhai builds National Resource Recycling Base with TOMRA’s sensor based-sorting technology

The company’s main focus lies in the recycling of various kinds of post-industrial and post-consumer plastics, as well as producing recycled plastic pallets, pulpwoodplastic composite (WPC), and refuse derived fuel (RDF). In addition to...

European battery recycling sector calls on EU for new collection target calculation criteria

  Eucobat, the association that represents Europe’s most important battery recycling collection systems, has once again called on the European Commission for new collection target calculation criteria for this type of waste. The request comes...

paperChain assesses the use of industrial waste in the construction sector

An industrial pavilion and a road section, both in the Aveiro region, are the first visible results of using waste generated in the pulp and paper industry in precast concrete structures and in bituminous...

ELIOT project set to enhance environmental sustainability of aeronautics with new biocomposite recycling methods

In view of strong anticipated growth in the coming decades, the aeronautics industry is working to develop promising technologies that reduce its impact on the environment. High-performance composites have become one of the keys to...

Autonomous Community of Madrid recovers 13,124 t of used oil in 2019

In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, SIGAUS is committed to contributing to the economic and social recovery of the Autonomous Community of Madrid in environmental terms. In the knowledge of the importance of...

STADLER acquires majority stake in weeeSwiss Technology AG, strengthening its offer with cutting-edge...

STADLER has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in weeeSwiss Technology AG, which specializes in the design, construction and operation of turn-key Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) recycling plants. With this move, STADLER...

New Untha XR3000C mobil-e shredder in operation at Korn Recycling

Recycling sector compliance requirements are increasing in line with the growing diversity of materials. Alexander Korn, Managing Director of Korn Recycling, also sees it this way when defining the criteria for a new shredding...

New regulations on waste management during the emergence from lockdown

Through two Ministerial Orders, the Spanish Government has set out new regulations on waste management during the emergence from lockdown. These Orders, passed on the proposal of the Ministry for Ecological Transition and Demographic...

SIGAUS multiplies financing per tonne collected by 6 to sustain the sector

Given this scenario, and for the first time in its history, SIGAUS will not finance management companies based on the volume of used oil managed in 2020, but rather the volume managed by them in...

Benissa Impuls chooses Allison Transmission for refuse collection fleet

While Spain is beginning to take the first steps towards reopening the economy, waste collection is currently classified as an essential service for the purpose of keeping cities clean. “It is a case of...

COVID-19 can’t stop Lindner Recyclingtech from commissioning shredders using modern tools

Every single minute that delays the commissioning of a new facility comes with a price tag. This well-known truism poses a challenge to many a company even under normal circumstances. What it means in...

Citizen commitment to recycling grows Spaniards deposit 8% more packaging waste in ...

Society is increasingly concerned about protecting the environment in which we live and more and more Spaniards are taking action to demonstrate that another future for the planet is possible. In achieving this objective,...

STADLER achieves high-purity plastic flakes and increases productivity at RCS PET sorting plant

RCS is a company based in Werne, Germany, specializing in recycling management. With over 40 years’ experience, it provides companies efficient and sustainable solutions for the disposal of commercial waste with its three core...

LIBERA appeals against glove and mask littering during the exit from lockdown

In the exit from lockdown, the LIBERA Project, coordinated by SEO/BirdLife in collaboration with Ecoembes, is asking people to reflect not only on the importance of protecting personal health and the health of third...

Recyclia manages over 800 e-waste and battery collection requests per week since declaration of...

Recyclia has just published this information and views the figures very positively, particularly bearing in mind the decrease in waste streams arising from the current lockdown situation, the reduced mobility of citizens and the...

Demand for Ecopilas’ domestic end-of-life battery collection containers rises sharply, with over 10,400 requests...

  From these figures, Ecopilas infers that the growing levels of citizen awareness of the importance of recycling have not been affected by current circumstances. Neither has the capacity of collective management systems to maintain...

Retrofitting Allison’s FuelSense ® 2.0 software to refuse collection vehicles cuts fuel consumption by...

Two Mercedes-Benz Econic refuse collection vehicles (RCVs) retrofitted with Allison Transmission’s latest FuelSense ® 2.0 software have gained fuel savings of 8.85%. This demonstrates how mid-life software upgrades can significantly reduce vehicle fleet running...

Over 300 educational centres with Ecopilas containers collect more than 12,700 batteries in 2019

The “Adopt a container” initiative sends containers and informative materials to centres wishing to participate. Training workshops are also provided for students, who represent one of the most important groups in terms of fostering...

Recycling of packaging through yellow container rises 15% since declaration of State of Alarm

Since the beginning of the State of Alarm on March 14, citizens have increased their use of the yellow container to recycle tetra-brick, plastic and metal packaging. This figure, compiled from information collected at...

SIGAUS amongst essential sectors to continue operating

Following Royal Decree-Act 10/2020 of March 29, which stopped all activities considered to be non-essential in order to reduce public mobility in the context of addressing COVID-19, SIGUAS, the integrated management system responsible for...

New STADLER automated plant for Dansk Retursystem begins operation in Denmark’s successful beverage packaging...

The inauguration ceremony of the plant, held on 10 March, was hosted by Dansk Retursystem Chief Executive Officer Lars Krejberg Petersen and attended by guests of honor Frederick, Crown Prince of Denmark and Lea...

Operators of MSW treatment plants post 2019 revenues of over €1.7 billion

80% of the revenues were generated by privately-owned companies, with the remaining 20% corresponding to companies in which public authorities have a majority shareholding. The number of MSW treatment and disposal plants in Spain...

Ministry and FEMP issue recommendations on management of waste from persons in quarantine due...

  The Spanish ministry for Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge has issued recommendations on the management of domestic waste from the homes of COVID - 19 isolated or quarantined persons. These instructions have been communicated...

Spain advances in agricultural plastic waste management with creation of MAPLA

MAPLA (Medio Ambiente Agricultura y Plásticos – Environment Agriculture & Plastics) has been set up with the primary objective of organising and helping to finance a new system for the management of non-packaging agricultural...

Valoriza Medioambiente wins the contract for street cleaning and waste collection services in Collado...

Valoriza Medioambiente, an environmental services subsidiary of Sacyr, has been awarded the contract for municipal solid waste collection, street cleaning and maintenance of waste bins and containers in the municipality of Collado Villalba (Madrid), worth...

Prevention of Food Waste Act passed at plenary session of Catalan Parliament

The new legislation will help achieve Sustainable Development Goal 2 on zero hunger, and a target of reducing food waste by 50% has been set for 2030. The act is pioneering in European terms because,...

TECHNOLOGICAL APPROACHES FOR CIRCULAR ECONOMY SOLUTIONS IN TERMS OF PREVENTION, RECOVERY, RE-USE AND RECYCLING...

It is estimated that between 640,000 and 800,000 tonnes of mfishing gear is lost worldwide annually and may remain in oceans for up to 600 years. This may well account for over 10% of...

FCC Environmental Services awarded two new contracts in the United States

The City of Omaha (Nebraska), has awarded a new contract to FCC Environmental Services for the transportation of all the recyclables from the city drop off locations to the recycling facility, for a duration...

RECYCLABILITY CERTIFICATE FOR RIGOROUS ASSESSMENT OF PACKAGING SUSTAINABILITY

  Can you imagine parents awarding grades to their own children? With the exception of the most conscientious parents, the impression would be created that all our sons and daughters were achieving academic excellence. But...

IN DEPTH: ANALYSIS OF THE WASTE SECTOR IN 2019

We begin 2020 with FuturENVIRO’s first special issue of the year on waste, featuring our by now well established section entitled “In depth: Analysis of 2019”.  In this section, leading actors and trade associations from the...

Stadler delivers a future-proofed, flexible sorting recycling plant for the Schroll Group

Well designed, well equipped facilities are key to achieving this objective: “at the time of the construction of our first sorting center, in 1999, we were looking for a company capable of delivering a...

Ecopilas sets new record of over 8 t of batteries collected at sports events...

Ecopilas set a new battery collection record at sports events in which it deployed its containers in 2019. Over eight tonnes, or the equivalent of 400,000 used batteries, were collected. Ecopilas also set a...

Recyclia collects over 300,000 kg of printer cartridges in 22,500 containers deployed throughout Spain

Tragatóner/Tragatinta expects to reach the figure of 40,000 containers in 2020. The entity is pleased with the high capillarity of collection points achieved throughout the country and the volume of this e-waste managed. The recycling...

Sport and sustainability join forces to raise awareness of litter in natural spaces

Littering in natural spaces is a serious environmental problem that affects the conservation of the planet. The LIBERA project, created by SEO/Birdlife in alliance with Ecoembes, has been working for two and a half...

PLASTICS SECTOR EN ROUTE TO ACHIEVING EUROPEAN 10-MILLION-TONNE TARGET

The solution lies in focusing our efforts on promoting the circular economy and fighting on all fronts to meet the European target of incorporating 10 million tonnes of recycled plastic into new products by...

FIRST APP FOR RESPONSIBLE WASTE PURCHASE, SALE, MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING

EasyWaste (FREE) EasyWaste (FREE) is now available on the App Store and on Google Play. This version is free of charge and does not require registration. It allows users to access and contact responsible waste...

Valdemingómez Technology Park to have new organic matter treatment and composting plant

This new infrastructure will guarantee treatment of all organic matter from selective collection, which began on November 1, 2017 in the municipality of Madrid. The selective collection service will be implemented in all districts...

New Allison Transmission-equipped Mercedes-Benz Actros NGT with CNG engine launched at Municipalia

  At the Municipalia International Exhibition of Municipal Equipment and Services, it was once again demonstrated that Allison’s fully automatic transmissions form an excellent combination with CNG engines. At the event, held on October 22,...

Circularweekend Gijón to promote circular economy projects of entrepreneurs and companies

The second edition of Circularweekend will take place in Gijón at the facilities of the Centro Municipal de Empresas (CRISTASA) on November 15 and 16. The goal is to promote the circular economy projects...

Ferimet strengthens its business with the acquisition of recycling plants in Vizcaya and Barcelona

Ferimet, a company belonging to CELSA Group™ that currently represents the largest recovery of iron scrap nationwide, has strengthened its business capacity with the acquisition of two recycling plants in Vizcaya and Barcelona. The operation...

New global commitment report reveals progress towards eliminating plastic pollution

The positive scale of global efforts to prevent plastic pollution has been revealed in a new report published by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, in collaboration with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). This new annual report is...

The intelligent management of waste containers, key in smart cities

Although mobility, air quality or better services for citizens are some of the challenges already addressed by smart city projects, it is equally important to improve refuse collection services and manage city waste more...

FCC Environment officially inaugurates the Millerhill Energy Recycling and Recovery Centre in the United...

The Millerhill, Midlothian Energy Recycling and Recovery Centre (RERC), near Edinburgh, in the United Kingdom, was officially opened on last Friday 20th of September. The Millerhill RERC has involved an investment of 142 M£...

BLOCKCHAIN APPLIED TO THE WASTE MANAGEMENT SECTOR

Waste generation rates, finding appropriate destinations to ensure correct waste management, and currently implemented waste treatment methods are all areas where there is great room for improvement. The current waste and refuse treatment model does...

CONVERTING A PROBLEM INTO AN OPPORTUNITY

A priority within this rethinking process is to create a circular economy in which waste ceases to be considered a problem and is treated as a valuable resource that enables the prevention of overexploitation...

Aimplas presents its innovations in sustainable development at K Fair

Aimplas will once again have a booth at K Fair, held in Düsseldorf (Germany), where it will display its main technological developments in the circular economy, active and smart packaging, sustainable mobility, medicine and...

UPGRADING OF ELCHE MSW PLANT

This facility is the property of the Consorcio para la Gestión de los RSU del Baix Vinalopó and is operated under a concession contract by the UTE URBAHORMAR consortium made up of URBASER, with...

Eramet, BASF and SUEZ partner to develop an innovative closed-loop process for the recycling...

As of January 2020, and over a two-year period, the project ReLieVe will carry out a series of activities for the large-scale development of this innovative process and the structuring of an integrated industrial...

FCC Environment awarded the waste management and street cleansing contract in Jerez (Cádiz)

A joint venture led by FCC Medio Ambiente (the Spanish brand for FCC Environment) has been awarded the new contract for solid urban waste collection and street cleaning in Jerez (Cádiz, Spain).The joint venture...

FCC Environmental Services has been awarded the Solid Waste Collection contract in Omaha (Nebraska)

The Omaha City Council in the state of Nebraska has awarded FCC Environmental Services, the American affiliate of FCC group, the contract for solid waste collection services of the city, for the next ten...

Recycling 5.0 – innovation and technology at the service of citizens

According to Eurostat, Spain has the sixth highest packaging recycling rate in Europe, ahead of France and Portugal, a fact which highlights the obvious success of the current Spanish recycling management model. Nonetheless, despite...

FCC Environmental Services has been awarded the Solid Waste Collection contract in Volusia County,...

The Volusia County Council Members approved unanimously the award for solid waste collection services to FCC Environmental Services. The contract term will be 7 and a half years, with a possible additional contract extension...