Treatment plants

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Treated municipal waste


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CO2 equivalents avoided

Urbaser is a leader in waste management and treatment and as such, develops design and financing activities, in addition to the construction, commissioning and maintenance of treatment and recycling facilities, biological mechanical treatment including anaerobic digestion and composting, energy recovery, transfer stations and municipal and industrial waste disposal facilities.

Waste treatment is one of the central themes of the Circular Economy. As one of the world leaders in this field, Urbaser endorses the goal of “zero rejects”, in line with European legislation. To achieve this, the company fosters a culture of constant innovation that allows it to recover the most waste and minimise the environmental impact of rejection.

Municipal waste treatment is one of the central themes of the Circular Economy. Continued



Within Waste Treatment, the Works and Conservation Division focuses its activity on the design, planning and construction of all types of environmental and waste management works and infrastructures. Continued



Sertego, a member of the Urbaser Group, is a leading company in environmental services for the industry sector. Continued


Urbaser extends its international presence with new contracts in Asia and Latin America

Urbaser, the global environmental services company, has increased its international expansion in three countries; having been awarded urban cleaning and waste management contracts worth €1 billion in India, Colombia and Ecuador. Continued

Urbaser collaborates in the largest scientific study on microplastics carried out on the seabed of the Canary Islands

Urbaser has decided to collaborate with the largest scientific study ever developed on the impact of microplastics on the ecosystem of the Canary Islands´ seabeds. Continued

Urbaser studies bioplastics as a sustainable solution for reducing marine and land-based pollution from plastic waste y terrestre por residuos plásticos

Urbaser, a leading environmental management company, working with European project SEALIVE, aims to reduce plastic waste along with marine and land-based pollution through sustainable bio-based plastic solutions. Continued

Urbaser transforms organic waste into bioproducts to be used in other sectors

Urbaser, a leading environmental management company, is is firmly committed to finding solutions that promote the circular economy and is studying how to integrate the transformation of organic waste into new bioproducts for other sectors through the European Urbiofin project. Continued