Do you know the destiny of waste you don’t sort selectively?

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If you answered "They are sent to Lipor Energy Recovery Plant where are burned" CONGRATULATIONS! It’s the correct answer!

At LIPOR influence area (Espinho, Gondomar, Maia, Matosinhos, Porto, Póvoa de Varzim, Valongo and Vila do Conde), all non-selective collection waste, that is, all waste which is not selectively sorted by citizens, is forwarded to LIPOR Energy Recovery Plant, where are dealt with, on average, about 1.100 tonnes of waste per day.

This treatment allows to produce annually 170 000 MWh of electricity, of which approximately 90% are sent to the public network, allowing supply an agglomeration of about 150 1000 inhabitants.

If your goal is to give a new life to waste, so be sure to put it in the RECYCLING BIN, thus ensures that it is sent for Multimaterial Recycling.

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