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Valorsul sells energy for the National Electric Network. This is the main source of revenue for the company. This energy is produced mostly by the Energy Recovery Center but also in the two Landfills and in the...
Aggregate for Road Construction
The aggregate results from the energetic recovery of waste. In its launch campaign, Valorsul gives free of charge a 20-tonne load, including shipping, to the first 20 orders.
Ricaterra - Compost
Ricaterra is an organic farming compost that can be used in crops or in gardens, obtained from the treatment of selectively collected organic waste.It results from the treatment by anaerobic digestion and...
In 2016, Valorsul produced 371 million kwh of electricity at its facilities. The equivalent of 80 thousand tons of oil. Most of the energy generated comes from the Waste to energy Plant (90%). The remainder was produced at the Biodegradable Waste Recoveru Plant and at two Landfills.
Recyclable materials: Glass
In 2016 Valorsul sent for recycling 24 thousand tons of glass packaging, sparing the use of more than 28 thousand tons of natural raw materials.
Recyclable materials: plastic and metal
In 2016, we sent for recycling 14,000 tons of plastic, metal and beverage packages. The material from the yellow container of the ecoponto grew by 7% over the previous year.
Recyclable materials: paper and cardboard
Recyclers received from Valorsul 30,000 tons of paper and cardboard to recycle in 2016. All together, we saved 450,000 trees.
Receipt of waste
Valorsul received and treated 935 thousand tons of municipal waste at its facilities. On average, each inhabitant of the area of the 19 municipalities of Valorsul produced 459 kg of garbage in 2016. About 1.3 kg per day.
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