The Maresme Waste Consortium, the TecnoCampus and UNINI-MX promote the creation of the Ibero-American Network of Waste Management for the Circular Economy

RIGREC is an initiative that will promote academic knowledge, at the same time as providing the transfer of experiences on the circular economy to the society of Campeche, Mexico. On March 2nd, the agreement for the creation of RIGREC, the Ibero-American Network of Waste Management for the Circular Economy, was signed. A new initiative created…

The Maresme Integral Centre for Waste Recovery is producing emissions at under 20% of the legal limit during the COVID crisis

The main continuous indicator of the presence of chlorinated products, necessary for the formation of dioxins, has decreased even more during the treatment of sanitary waste since the end of March, according to a specific study carried out by the Eurecat   The Maresme Integral Centre for Waste Recovery has lowered the production of dioxins…

​The Consortium takes on the management of hospital waste from more than 30 centres in various Catalan counties

Depending on the evolution of the pandemic and lockdown, the authorities are not ruling out the possibility that more hospitals will have to divert their waste to the Mataró plant The Maresme Consortium for Municipal Solid Waste Treatment has taken on the management of waste from hospitals in the Maresme, Barcelonès (incorporating a large part…

The Consortium makes a video to thank the professionals who continue at the plant during the lockdown

The President of the Consortium, David Bote, expresses his gratitude for the essential work being done at this crucial time The Consortium’s professionals soldier on, despite the global COVID19 pandemic, because now more than ever their waste management task is fundamental for society. As the President of the Consortium, David Bote explains, it’s a task…

The Consortium celebrates World Environmental Education Day with its best ever figures for the guided tour programme ‘Un Volt als Residus’

There has been a notable increase in visits to the plant, participation in workshops and presence at educational fairs Sunday 26th of January was World Environmental Education Day and for the Maresme Consortium for Municipal Solid Waste Treatment, this day arrived after by far the best year, in terms of impact, of the environmental education…

The new automatic glass recovery line at The Maresme Integral Centre for Waste Recovery triples the results in comparison with the first part of 2019

The entity is working to improve safety conditions and comfort without losing efficiency, with the aim of continuing to increase the recovery percentage The new automatic line for glass recovery from residual waste has tripled the recovery percentages for this material in comparison with the first part of the year 2019. Specifically, last November, 224.1…

The CEIP Rocafonda and the Institut Maria de Bell-Lloc win the competition for schools for objects made with recycled material

The fifth edition of this award, organised by the Maresme Consortium for Municipal Solid Waste Treatment, received the highest number of entries so far On the 29th October, the President of the Maresme Consortium for Municipal Solid Waste Treatment, and Mayor of Mataró, David Bote, awarded the prizes to the winners of the 5th competition…

​The campaign “Recycle and Win” is awarded second prize in the global competition for communication in waste management

The Maresme Consortium for Municipal Solid Waste Treatment collects the award during the ISWA (International Solid Waste Association) World Congress in Bilbao The “Recycle and Win” campaign, designed, produced and run by the Maresme Consortium for Municipal Solid Waste Treatment during 2018 and 2019 has won second prize in the Communication category from ISWA, the…