Waste Sorting Plants: Extracting Value from Waste

We are pleased to announce the publication of the latest report from ISWA's Working Group on Recycling and Waste Minimisation

8 Jan 2018 -

This latest report is an introduction to waste sorting plants and describes the framework conditions influencing the sorting plant (economically and technically), their technical configuration and capabilities and the factors that should be considered when setting a planning process in motion. It aims to spread knowledge of waste sorting plants and the role they can play in the waste management system.


The report was commissioned by ISWA's Working Group on Recycling and Waste Minimisation, and led by our National Member in the Netherlands - the Royal Dutch Waste Association (NVRD). 


The work coordinated by Maarten Goorhuis, Project Lead, Bj√∂rn Appelqvist, Chair of the WGRWM, Jeff Cooper, former ISWA President, and Alexei Atudorei, SEMEM RDN Representative.


The report is freely available on ISWA's Knowledge Base.



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