ZERO Waste Solutions recycling plant, installed by CP Group of San Diego, it is now opened and processing materials into salable commodities.
The installation take over 103,000 ft² will accept residential and commercial waste streams as well as single stream recyclables, co-mingled recyclables and source separated recyclables. The new facility will be partially powered by 88,000 ft² of solar powered panels and they will produce about 30% of their electricity.
ZWS has been equipped with the latest recycling technologies including many different size screening systems, magnets, eddy current systems which remove aluminum and very sophisticated optical sorting systems. These systems are all designed to automatically separate recyclable materials into different categories of commodities.