Saudi Investment Recycling Company wants the new facility to recycle nearly half of the estimated 5 million tons of annual construction and demolition waste by 2035
The first phase of the initiative is aimed at reducing and/or avoiding the generation of non-biodegradable waste in the office premises and reusing the materials.
Aluminium cans are one of the most recyclable waste items, while mobile phones are e-waste that contain many valuable resources as well as toxic components that can negatively impact both human health and the environment if disposed of improperly.
Electronic waste is the fastest-growing component of the world’s domestic waste stream.
For 2018, EEG is trying to collect 28,000 kilograms and Makati Express would like to be a contributory factor in reaching the target.
The use of chocolate waste as fuel is an example of the three-pronged approach that MARS has taken to making its supply chain more sustainable.
Majis Industrial Services has announced the launch of the second phase of its central plant for the treatment and recycling of liquid industrial waste in the port of Sohar.
Last year, an international study estimated that eight million metric tons of plastic waste enters the oceans from land each year, a problem that SOHAR Port & Freezone is trying to combat with a new recycling initiative.