Loeches Environmental Recycling Complex (CMR) (Madrid)

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Cattle manure treatment and recovery plant (Navia, Asturias)

  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...

Balers, compactors & ballistic separators. Comparative Table & Technical Guide (2017)

  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...

Valsequillo municipal solid waste treatment plant (Antequera, Malaga)

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...

Guadassuar municipal solid waste recovery complex (Valencia)

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...