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Types of Waste

Clothes

Clothes

About half of collected used clothing is reusable as second hand clothes. For this purpose, we established .A.S.A. Dress, a European-wide protected quality brand for... read more
Compost

Compost

Biodegradable waste consisting of greenery waste and vegetable food residues can be degraded and mineralized by living organisms to compost. About 300 to 400 kg of... read more
Glass

Glass

Glass is 100% recyclable, the process of melting used glass is far less energy intensive than the production of glass from virgin materials. Currently, up to 60% of... read more
Ferrous metal

Ferrous metal

Ferrous metals are 100% recyclable and can be recycled countless of times. The materials we deliver to steel producers mostly originate from demolition waste, the... read more
Mineral oil

Mineral oil

Used mineral oil can either be refined into high quality base oil or processed to fuel for industrial use. The energy consumption when using used mineral oil as raw... read more
Non-ferrous metal

Non-ferrous metal

The production of non-ferrous metal is not only energy intensive but also requires large quantities of limited natural resources. Substituting virgin ore with aluminium... read more
Organic fat

Organic fat

Used frying and cooking oil, that has been cleaned from food particles and water, is delivered to modern processing facilities, where it is processed into biodiesel fuel... read more
Organic solvents

Organic solvents

Our special equipment and trucks collect more than 11.000 tons of different types of solvents yearly and deliver them to be further refined or treated for reuse as... read more
Paper, carton and cardboard

Paper, carton and cardboard

Recycling paper and using it as raw material in paper production saves a large amount of energy, water and natural resources. Recycling 1 ton of paper saves more than 2... read more
Plastics

Plastics

Used plastics are diverse in their properties and application. We handle around 16 types of plastic, most often polyethylene (LDPE, LLDPE and HDPE) and polyethylene... read more
Refuse Derived Fuels (RDF)

Refuse Derived Fuels (RDF)

Our modern production plants located in Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia produce refuse-derived fuels from various combustible waste material, mainly used... read more
Wood

Wood

The demand for wood is so high – more than 400 million m3 of wood materials are consumed by the European industry yearly - that it cannot be satisfied without recycling.... read more
FCC Czech Republic develops methods for the use of sewage sludge for forest and agricultural applications
18/03/2021

FCC Czech Republic develops methods for the use of sewage sludge for forest and agricultural applications

Considering the frequent recurring and intensified periods of drought, and the associated declining groundwater supply,...
2020: The year we stood up to difficult challenges with honour
01/03/2021

2020: The year we stood up to difficult challenges with honour

Group sales reached 466.8 M€ - an all-time high in the company's history. The same applies for EBITDA and EBIT.
The future started 120 years ago. Learn about the history of FCC.
15/02/2021

The future started 120 years ago. Learn about the history of FCC.

To mark this anniversary, FCC prepared a book that points out the milestones throughout its history, always beside the...
Vylož Smeti: an app that thinks of your trash for you!
01/12/2020

Vylož Smeti: an app that thinks of your trash for you!

Paper schedules for the collection of waste in municipalities in Slovakia will soon be a thing of the past. Residents...
FCC Mountain Clean Up 2020 at the Zauberberg Semmering resort
05/10/2020

FCC Mountain Clean Up 2020 at the Zauberberg Semmering resort

Due to the stricter corona regulation in the Lower Austrian district of Neunkirchen, the FCC Mountain Clean Up 2020...
FCC Environment CEE sells its activities in Bulgaria
08/09/2020

FCC Environment CEE sells its activities in Bulgaria

On September 8th, 2020, FCC Environment CEE closed the sales process of all activities in Bulgaria to a local waste...

Why with us

  • International team of experts

    Our team of more than 4,000 employees in 7 countries of CEE signs responsible for the smooth operation of all our services.

  • Waste as a resource

    Thanks to modern waste treatment solutions we give 540,000 tons of secondary raw materials a second life annually.

  • Just in time

    Nearly 1.25 million containers, skips and bins of all sizes and  1,300 trucks or special vehicles ensure secure and efficient collection and transport of all waste for further treatment.

  • Experienced service provider

    7 countries, 1,350 municipalities and 4.2 mil residents served, 21 joint-ventures with municipalities, 54,000 industrial clients. This is our brief profile.

FCC Environment CEE Group in figures

1,300 trucks and special vehicles

Over 1,250,000 containers and bins

75 collection yards

38 transfer stations

32 sorting plants

8 RDF (alternative fuels treatment)

6 splitting plants

14 mechanical biological treatment plants and/or composting

21 landfills

1 waste-to-energy-plant for household and commercial waste

1 incineration facility for hazardous waste

4.3 mil residents served

5.1 mil t/a of waste processed

7 countries

almost 51,600 industrial clients

Partner of 1,392 municipalities

21 joint-ventures with municipalities

more than 0.54 mil t/a SRM handled

200 GWh/a generated by W2E plants and landfills cogeneration units

5,875 km of streets cleaned

630 hectares of green areas maintained 

Did you know?
FCC CEE Group has more than 10 years of experience in used clothes business
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300 to 400 kg of compost can be produced from 1 tonne of biodegradable waste
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Metals and glass are 100% recyclable
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In Europe, up to 90% of the green glass bottle is made of recycled glass
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More than 0,7 litres of base lube oil can be produced from 1,0 litre of used mineral oil and is being used for engine, transmission and hydraulic oils
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With the energy needed for productions of 1 drink can from bauxite, it is possible to produce 20 cans from recycled aluminium
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Recycling of 1 tonne of steel saves 1.100 kilograms of coal, and 55 kilograms of limestone
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Used paper can be recycled and used in fresh paper production up to 6 times
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Recycling 1 tonne of paper saves more than 2 tonnes of wood
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1 tonne of refuse-derived fuel produced by FCC CEE Group 600 kilograms of heating oil or more than 800 kilograms of stone coal
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Recycling of plastics saves limited virgin raw materials (crude oil and natural gas) and reduces energy consumption by 80 to 90%