Management and value increase

At the Company, our objective is to reduce the environmental impact related to waste generation, promoting Circular Economy management, a concept that proposes a change in linear production, business and consumption systems, incorporating circular production cycles where reuse, recycling and value increase are key operations.

Non-hazardous waste according to treatment method in t

  2017 2018 2019 2020
Value increase     1,588,214   1,774,573   1,897,840  
Reuse     797 0.03% 9,796 0.41% 16,055 0.67%
Recycling     190,227 8.26% 162,073 6.76% 160,909 6.68%
Composting and biological degradation     549,399 23.86% 636,091 26.54% 727,661 30.22%
Energy recovery     847,791 36.82% 966,613 40.33% 993,215 41.25%
Final disposal     714,299 31.02% 622,245 25.96% 509,843 21.18%

If you wish to get to know the detail of our circularity processes, please visit Processes and products/Natural and renewable origin/Circularity