The most important reason for setting up production in Germany first is the ready availability of suitable raw material. In Germany, the "yellow bag" has been used to collect plastic waste for years.
As project manager, Ben Richters plays a central role in our project. His knowledge and experience are put to full use at ENESPA AG. Find out about his working day in a short interview.
More than 100 investors took up the invitation to the first informational event. On the premises of the former Maggi plant in Winterthur, “The Valley”, there was sufficient space to hold the event with the necessary coronavirus distancing measures.
In response to this careless littering and pollution of the environment, the new EU directive banning single-use plastic items came into force on 3 July 2021. This means that many disposable plastic products may no longer be sold.
Findings from the test operation of the first module are incorporated with minor modifications. A test operation lasting several days is carried out before delivery for each individual module.
Visions are taking shape. While the first 250 kg/day module is being delivered after undergoing endurance tests and the first 1,000 kg/day module for ENESPA goes into production, specialists are working on the plans for the recycling factory.
The Federal Immission Control Act procedure is required to authorise the operation of a thermo-recycling system of our size. The procedure of the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG) includes building and operating permits as well as all measurable parameters for the operation and control of the facility (immissions, safety, etc.). The first phase, the environmental impact assessment, has been completed and approved.
The selected site on the “Schwarze Pumpe” industrial site in Saxony is in the planning stage. Below are the first rough plans, which are part of the approval process.
Thanks to the professional support of the specialists from ASG Spremberg GmbH, we are now in the midst of the processes for approval, land purchase, hall construction and facility construction.
After all the preparatory work by the technicians, the first ENESPA Wastx module was put into operation for test purposes in the 11th week of 2021.