Vestforbrænding is Denmark’s largest waste management company. Each year we handle around 1 million tonnes of waste and our focus is on the resource value of the waste – whether it is materials for recycling or fuel for energy production. All our activities have an environmental certification and our job is to deliver waste solutions that balance environment, service and cost. Our 330 employees service a total of around 900.000 people – this is one sixth of Denmark’s population. In addition we service around 60.000 businesses.
The Stena Metall Group conducts operations in more than 200 locations in 10 countries. We are approximately 3.200 employees working in recycling, electronics recycling, processing and distribution of aluminum and steel, international trading in metals and oil, and finance operations. Different companies from the Group are involved in the project, to ensure the best use of our resources.
Stena Recycling International AB is the project coordinator. This company hosts the Research & Development and the New Ventures departments.
Stena Recycling A/S is Denmark’s largest recycling company. It has a large network of branches in the recycling of waste paper, iron, metals, plastics, hazardous wastes etc.
HaloSep AB has been created to take the project’s results to market.
The LIFE programme is the EU’s financial instrument supporting environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects throughout the EU. Since 1992, LIFE has co-financed over 4300 projects. For the 2014-2020 funding period, LIFE will contribute approximately € 3.4 billion to the protection of the environment and climate.
LIFE’s contribution to the project is € 2.3 million.