Material recovery from non-hazardous waste




NACE Macro-Sector: E - Water Supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities

Level 2: E38

Level 3: E38.3

Level 4: E38.3.2

Description:
“Material recovery from non-hazardous waste” Sorting and processing of separately collected non-hazardous waste streams into secondary raw materials involving a mechanical transformation process.


Climate Change Mitigation

Metric and threshold:
Material recovery from separately collected non-hazardous waste is eligible provided that: • it produces secondary raw materials suitable for substitution of virgin materials in production processes; • at least 50%, in terms of weight, of the processed separately collected non-hazardous waste is converted into secondary raw materials.


Climate Change Adaptation