15 000 tons/year
Food waste in green bags
Newspapers in red bags
Paper packaging in orange bags
Plastic packaging i blue bags
Combustable waste in other bags.
In the 1990’s several different waste collection systems had been introduced as paper and food waste was to be collected separately. This meant an increased number of rubbage bins and and transports in
The main reason for choosing optical sorting was all household waste could be collected in one single bin. The municipality could keep its garbage vehicles and minimize aswell as streamline transports.
The plant, sorting five fractions is run by Remiks Husholdning AS. The plants is combined with a vaccuum collection system.