“Zero Waste” using Styrian Technology

9. February 2018

 

The Styria based Binder+Co is a specialist in environmental technology that is setting new standards in the recycling of waste glass. Binder+Co technology has now become a critical element in achieving the goals of the recently launched Zero Waste initiative of the State of Colorado. A sophisticated sensor based sorting system recycles 80,000 tonnes of broken glass every year. As a result, the glass recycling rate in Colorado has risen from 6.25 to 21.65 percent. With this project, the company has now been nominated for the USA-Biz-Award - also known as the “Business Oscar”. Also in the running is BDI with a BioDiesel plant that converts waste fats in the Los Angeles metropolitan region into fuel grade diesel.


 

Here you can find the nominated companies (only in German available)

 
 

Kontakt

Walter Koren
Wirtschaftskammer Österreich, AußenwirtschaftsCenter Los Angeles
+1 310 47 79 988
losangeles@wko.at
http://www.news.wko.at

 
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