Background The Loeches Environmental Recycling Complex (CMR) is located to the north of the municipality of Loeches, in the east of the Autonomous Community of Madrid. The Complex will serve the 31 municipalities affiliated to the Mancomunidad del Este (Eastern Madrid Association of Municipal Councils). The Complex was built on a...
  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 of the two LIFE projects will take place at the Ecocentral Granada complex (Alhendín). The...
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 separate paper, board, glass and different types of plastic. The facility is also fitted with...
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 the capital city; a total of around 125,000 tonnes from approximately 325,000 users. The waste...
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 national and international manufacturers. This guide is presented in the form of a data table...
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 this purpose, the facility is equipped with a bag opener supplied by Industrias LEBLAN. This...
  Cattle manure poses a problem in northern Spain, where there are a large number of livestock farms. The quantity of this manure, also called slurry, is such that slurry tanks on farms are overflowing and manure is applied without control to fertilise crops. Apart from the ill effects of this...
  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 national and international manufacturers. This guide is presented in the form of a data table...
This facility, which will enable 40% of domestic waste to be recycled, is managed by the Consorcio Provincial de Residuos Sólidos Urbanos de Málaga (Malaga Provincial Municipal Solid Waste Consortium). The plant serves 91 municipalities in the Malaga districts of Serranía de Ronda, Antequera, Guadalorce and Vélez-Málaga. It will...
Administrative background and project contextualisation In November 2016, Reciclados Ribera del Xúquer commissioned the 2E Facility of the Consorcio Ribera i Valldigna (Ribera i Valldigna Consortium) Municipal Solid Waste Management Plan, which corresponds to Zonal Plan 5V4 of the Autonomous Community of Valencia. Zonal Plan 5V4 serves the Ribera Alta, Ribera...