This establishment will be able to recycle approximately 5000 tons of waste annually.
The company that owns this plant is Recilec and announced that construction will begin in September and finish before the end of the year.
It will also create 20 stable jobs in the area, either directly or indirectly.
This recycling complex treats technological waste such as televisions of all kinds and LCD screens, computer monitors, appliances such as washing machines, dishwashers, dryers, among others, equipment that contains refrigerant gases such as refrigerators and some other appliances, batteries and accumulators will also be classified.
This new plant will have modern equipment so you will receive waste from several nearby areas, which will help reduce the amount of electronic waste and prevent them from accumulating anywhere and causing contamination.
It is really positive that new ventures continue to be opened for the recycling of electronic waste, due to the enormous growth of this type of waste in Spain as in the rest of the world.
There is still very little e-waste being recycled compared to the amount thrown away so more is required recycling plants in order to expand the amount of waste treated.
The recycling of electronic devices prevents this waste from generating emissions of CO2, contaminate land or water depending on where they were disposed of.
Recycling is the best technique for the treatment of waste, especially those with a high capacity for contamination.
This plant in Mérida Not only will it help the environment to improve, but it will also generate work in the area of influence, which is very beneficial for the community.
Each space that is opened for recycling improves environmental perspectives since it helps to reduce and avoid pollution but also promotes the installation of companies related to improving the environment.
SOURCE: 20 minutes