Ecovidrio is the non-profit entity in charge of managing the recycling of glass container waste in Spain. After the approval of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Law in 1997 and the start of its operations in 1998, Ecovidrio became the managing entity of a recycling model that guarantees a complete service and to which all citizens have access. In terms of financing, 8,000 packaging companies make possible, with their contribution through the green dot, the recycling system.
Ecovidrio's work stands out for guaranteeing high-quality recycling through the container, enhancing the containerization and collection infrastructures, investing in plans and resources aimed at increasing the recycling of glass containers in the hospitality industry, mobilizing citizens through awareness campaigns and promoting prevention and eco-design of packaging.
The recycling of glass containers is a fundamental element to contribute to sustainable development, promote the transition towards the circular economy and fight against climate change. In addition, the recycling of glass containers is an activity that supports the fulfillment of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals, specifically, it redounds on the objectives (11) Sustainable cities and communities, (12) Responsible production and consumption and (13 ) Climate action.
|Business Category||Glass/Fiberglass Recycling|
|Address||Calle Estébanez Calderón, 3-5 (4th floor)|
|Hours of Operation||Mon-Sun-12am-12pm|
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