Nacional, europeo e internacional
- Ministry of Agriculture, Food and
Environment Information on the National Waste Prevention and Management Plan: characteristics of the different waste, documentation, regulations related to the scope and information about the rates of waste generated in the home and The management of these. Find it in: Area of Quality and Environmental Assessment.
- Waste – National Institute of Statistics (INE)
Access to waste surveys (different sectors and areas) and environmental indicators.
- Spanish Association of Pulp, Paper and Cardboard (ASPAPEL)
Reports on the paper production process, date about the activity it develops, sustainability, citizen awareness, training … It also has a press room and electronic bulletin and gives Possibility of downloading Publications and audiovisual material.
- Association of Detergents and Cleaning Products, Maintenance and Related Products (ADELMA)
This association of cleaning products has a seal that indicates that their products are respectful with the environment. Information on services offered, European initiatives and events of the association.
- Association of Waste Management Companies and Special Resources (ASEGRE)
Information on events, news, documents, legislation, etc., as well as documents to calculate carbon footprint and method to be followed to obtain it.
- Spanish Lamp Recycling Association (AMBILAMP)
Make a map of Spain with the different collection points of the association, displaying information about where it is located, once you click on the chosen destination.
- Spanish Association of Plastic Industries (ANAIP)
Represents companies of transformation of plastics in Spain, publicizing the products of the sector and promoting its best use. In the Web we find data and statistics, publications, information on plastics, press releases, newsletter, multimedia gallery …
- Spanish Association of Collectors of Batteries, Accumulators and Mobile (AERPAM)
Reports on batteries and batteries, the pollution process and the effects it produces on the environment. Information about your campaigns, news and press conferences of the association.
- Asociación Española de Recuperadote de Papel y Cartón (REPACAR)
Information on news, events, documents, grants, legislation that protects you …
- National Association of Glass Containers Manufacturers (ANFEVI)
On this portal we find documents and news on ANFEVI, the Spanish and international glass industry, information on the qualities of glass containers and content of interest for consumers and different sectors Involved.
- Association for the Recycling of Steel Containers (ECOACERO)
Information on different materials that recycles (steel, brass and cans), uses and data about the recycling process, figures, prevention, recovery …
- Association for the Recycling of Aluminum Products (ARPAL)
Reports on activities, public awareness projects, support for initiatives related to the recovery and recycling of aluminum packaging, also has press releases, interviews, articles, photographic archives and data On the recovery of the material.
- Technical Association for Waste Management, Urban Waste and
Environment (ATEGRUS) Information centered on conferences, competitions, activities, training, publications … It has an electronic magazine and it appeals to users interested in forming working groups that collaborate in The projects of the association.
- Basurama Association
dedicated to the research and production and cultural management related to the wastes and the creative possibilities of these. We find information related to workshops, publications, videos, projects aimed at public awareness, exhibitions …
- Clean Spot
Finder - Ecolec Foundation Search for clean points, «dejalleries», ecoparques, «garbigunes», green points. Includes information on types of waste.
- Clean points finder – Organization of Consumers and Users
Search for clean points by towns and provinces.
Information related to news, activities carried out by the association and the correct recycling of plastics.
- Composed Network Coordination of local entities that develop experiences of domestic and community composting. In its Web, we find information related to the composting and the different techniques to be able to do it in the domestic scope, besides news.
- Confederación Española de Organización Empresarial del Metal (CONFEMETAL)
Information on industry data, newsletters, press releases, editorials, publications, news, documents and events.
- Donate your mobile-Red Cross and Fundación Entre Culturas
Provides an ecological and practical solution to the problem of mobile phone waste and its components.
- Ecoembes – Ecoembalajes Spain Integrated
system for the management of packaging waste. Information centered on the recycling process carried out, press releases, brochures and magazines, press dossier, documents, events …
Foundation for the environmental management of office equipment. It reports on the recycling process, its advantages, activities, news, press releases …
- Ecolum – Foundation for the
Environment Foundation for the Recycling of Waste of Luminaires and Regeneration of the Environment. It reports on the recycling process of this type of products and how to join the work of the Foundation. It also offers legislative documentation and the possibility of accessing the press releases.
Foundation for the management and recycling of electrical and electronic waste. It highlights the information related to publications, responsibilities and sanctions of producers, management for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), citizen awareness, links of interest, news …
Association of Spanish companies in charge of the management and recycling of glass packaging waste. It reports on the process and management carried out for the recycling of glass, public awareness campaigns, legislative documentation that guarantees the association and press releases, graphic material, events agenda …
- Fundación Ecolec Integrated Management
System for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment. We find information related to the company both in the legislative framework and in its scope of action, in addition to the Econews newsletter, which informs about news related to the Foundation and its sector.
- Technological Institute of Plastic (AIMPLAS)
It aims to enhance direct contact with companies in all sectors linked to plastic to detect their needs and determine the actions required to meet them. Information related to sectors you work for, press releases, events, courses, news and conferences.
- Computers without Borders
Association created in order to help computer science reach a larger group of non-community populations. They give a second life to computers for disposal.
Landscape Dedicated to educating and raising awareness in the fight against uncontrolled dumping. Paper, cardboard, plastics or steel are some of the garbage it is about. It contains a didactic section to introduce children to the theme of recycling.
- Platform for the Management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (ASIMELEC)
Information related to the advantages of the service, the conditions of adhesion that the companies have to meet, how they carry out waste management and service tariffs That the association offers.
- Sigfito Agroenvases Integrated
system of periodic collection of phytosanitary containers. Information centered on the recycling process it performs, detailed information on the collection system of packaging, publications, news, bulletins …
Spanish Association for the Environmental Treatment of Out-of-Use Vehicles. It offers a complete list of Authorized Treatment Centers (CAT) for Out of Use Vehicles (VFU) and Fragmentators (Scrapers) in Spain
- Integrated System of Management of Used Oils (SIGAUS)
Information about the management process that the association continues with the oils used, citizen awareness through workshops of collaborators, publications, photographs, events, multimedia material … In addition it gives the possibility to know the managers of Oil used in our environment simply and quickly.
- Integrated system of management of used tires (SIGNUS) We
find images, publications, graphs and statistics and information on the management of used tires (collection companies, the recovery process, producers, distributors …).
Foundation for waste management of mobile phones, equipment and accessories of telephony and communications. It informs about the different collection points that the association offers, the recycling process that follows, publications, news and activities.
- Traperos de
Emmaús Information about the association and its projects, has a Drapaires cooperative dedicated to the recovery and recycling of furniture, clothing, appliances, toys, etc. That are in good condition, in order to give them a new use and put them in the market through what they denominate as «Trail or Encants».
- Yellow, green and blue – ECOEMBES
Ecoembes Blog with proposals to learn how to recycle, reuse and reduce our waste. Sections: news, recyclable culture and campaigns with eco.
- Association for the Recycling of Aluminum Products (ARPAL)
In «Educational Resources» you can download different resources for teachers and students, access the game «Aluminum foil» from its cover, as well as other materials: posters and dvd.
- Ecology and games – Riba Farré
Make available to the students games and presentations designed to raise awareness about the importance of recycling: Scheme of the journey of cans, Life of a can, Where are things going, History of a container …
- Edufores Foundation
Provides multimedia educational materials to support education, with the aim of disseminating a valuing culture of the forest and participating in forest management. It also provides a game that illustrates the productive cycle of the forest.
- R-CicloJuguetes – Ecotic Foundation
Campaign to raise awareness and selective collection of toys and small electrical appliances in schools and municipal. It has materials for Primary and Secondary Ed.
- Recycle containers – ECOEMBES
Ecoembes website to learn how to recycle and reuse. It has games like Mini-mundi, a space to learn to recycle and another to teach to recycle (proposals for the different cycles of Primary Ed) and a Search of containers to find out in which container we must deposit our waste.
- Recycle glass – ECOVIDRIO
Children’s Web with games, information about glass recycling and fun news. It has materials for teachers.
- Recycling of Aluminum Containers – ARPAL
Blog of the Workshop of Recycling of Aluminum Containers of ARPAL that is developed with school centers.
Ministry of the Environment game that recreates a city in which the visitor (the child) comes into contact with the life cycle of the drug, from the beginning of the research of a new drug in a laboratory to the process of Recycling of the containers and the remains of medicines deposited in the SIGRE points of the pharmacies.
- Your role is important – ASPAPEL
Program to contribute to sustainable development through the continuous improvement of paper and cardboard recovery in Spain. It has space for schools where we can access games, a didactic guide and advice to manage paper waste in the school.
Collection and management of ink cartridges and toner.
Company specialized in the recycling of CDs and DVDs. It offers containers to carry out the recycling at home, since it does not have urban containers.
- Cervic Evironment
Information on the various containers for the selective collection of waste. Ecoespacio, adaptable multi-separator, ecological bucket, folding bucket, universal oil filter, among others.
Company specialized in autocompostaje. Its website has an online store, customer service, pedagogical and social activities.
Company of manufacture of containers for urban waste, includes catalog.
Company specialized in the management of industrial waste and contaminated soils. Information about the waste management it carries out and news related to the company.
National Company of Radioactive Waste. Extensive and detailed information on the work of the ATC (Centralized Temporary Warehouse) and the high activity waste that it houses, we also find videos, news, activities and projects.
- Humus Fertile
Organic fertilizer of worm humus. Information about the different products that the company offers and its benefits.
- Plastics and PVC
Information and impact of plastic and PVC in the environment. It informs of the different advantages that their products have and the benefits that these contribute to the environment.
- SAICA Natur
Company dedicated to the integral waste management, specialized in the recovery and management of paper and cardboard. It reports on the production process that it carries out to elaborate the products that they launch to the market, following an optimal indexes of sustainability.
- Resource Protection Systems
Provides global solutions for the treatment, recycling and recovery of a wide variety of waste, with a focus on the production of alternative fuels.
- TerraCycle Take advantage of the trash!
Organization that is dedicated to the collection of used writing material (pens, markers and other plastic materials). To participate in the project you need to register on the web, place a cardboard box in the office to accumulate the material, paste a label that is downloaded from the website and call the phone that appears on it once full. A courier company will pick you up for free.
- Tetra Pak
Company of carton packaging for beverages: Tetrab brik, Tetra prisma, etc. It informs of the different containers that they manufacture and on the policies and services that it carries out for the protection of the environment.
Recycled products for construction. Classified information (by application and by residue) on the different recycled products that they offer, as well as on the work of the company and its projects.
Aids and subsidies
- General Administration of the State
All the current calls for aid and subsidies of the General State Administration, autonomous and local.
Grants and subsidies classified by sector, including environment.
- Spanish Federation of Recovery
Information on legislation and subsidies related to recycling and recovery.
Search for aids and subsidies in all official Spanish newsletters. Find it in: Aids and subsidies.
Information on European, autonomous and municipal subsidies to companies, unemployed or new businesses due to their environmental behavior.
- All Law
Localizer of texts in official bulletins in national, autonomic and provincial scope.
- Spanish Composting Network (REC)
Integrates the activities carried out in Spain by universities, technology centers and companies in relation to the sustainable management of organic waste. Its Web is an informative space of its members, groups and news. It has a document download area.
Information on recycling, recovery and waste management in general.
magazine Technical magazine of environment, specialized in the management of waste.
- Waste Magazine
Online magazine with articles on recycling in general.
- Eurostat – European
Commission Waste Data Center. It offers information related to the most important data of Eurostat, reflected in a simple way for its interpretation. It also reports on the types of waste they are dealing with, the management of waste and the sectors responsible for it; As well as publications and statistics.
- WASMAN Project (Waste Management Policy Tools for Corporate Governance)
European project to improve waste management in Mediterranean countries. Collect information from publications, news, project bulletins and photo gallery.
- Waste – European
Commission In this website we can find the different European policies related to waste treatment, reports, waste prevention plans, news, publications and studies.
- Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and Sustainable Resource Management (ACR +)
It aims to exchange information and experiences on the management and prevention of municipal waste. We found: news, events, conferences, projects, publications, databases …
- Association of European Steel Products for
Containers (APEAL) Features and advantages of steel in packaging, statistics and news.
- Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI)
Information on news, events, statistics and publications related to the European paper industry.
- Confederation of European Waste-to-Energy Plants (CEWEP)
Association composed of numerous energy recovery plants throughout Europe, which treat domestic waste and the like for energy production. On the web we find information about its activities, news and events. It also has a section of publications and studies on the treatment of waste for energy.
- European Compost Network (ECN)
Promotes recycling practices in composting, anaerobic digestion and other biological processes for the treatment of organic resources.
- European Federation of Waste Management and Environmental Services (FEAD)
Association representing European waste management companies. You can access Federation positioning documents, legislation, news and events.
- European Plastic Converters (EuPC)
Body of professional representation of plastics processors in Europe. Information related to the management and problems related to the use of plastics in the areas of health, safety, environment, raw materials and trade, in addition to current publications and news related to its task.
- European Plastics Recyclers (EuPR)
Association that aims to promote the recycling of plastics and create conditions that allow a profitable and sustainable business. It has a platform for compiling statistics and facilitating dialogue with EU authorities for the development of a common certification system for the whole of Europe. The page offers press articles and information on events, activities and working groups.
- European Waste Free Oceans (EWFO) An
industrial initiative to reduce marine debris off European coasts by 2020. It contains news and press releases, an image gallery and a directory of related links.
- Sustainable Landfill Foundation Represents
innovative companies in waste management in landfills. In its page we can find projects carried out, publications and events of the Foundation.
- Zero Waste Europe
European coalition that brings together municipalities, companies, universities and organizations to eliminate waste from Europe by closing the cycle of materials, so that everything is reused, repaired, composted or recycled in the system. The blog aims to bring together best practices in relation to waste.
- Ollie Recycles – Sustain Ability International
Information aimed at the educational community to learn in a fun way all about the three erres: reduce, reuse and recycle. It has interactive games, experiments and puzzles on recycling.
- Closed Loop Recycling – United Kingdom
Company that uses waste disposal materials from the manufacture of plastic bottles to recycle them and to develop new products. It offers information about its products, materials and processes. It has quality certificates and contains a section of news and multimedia content.
Company offering services for the management of municipal, industrial and agricultural waste, both for local corporations, as for private entities. It contains information about the technology they use, their environmental policy, news and related links.
- MTM plastics – Germany
Company that converts secondary raw materials into regranulates for plastic products such as toys, pipes, household goods, office furniture … It provides information about its products, the process of manufacturing and quality certification with which it counts the company.
- Paprec Group
French company of street cleaning, collection and treatment of all types of waste (domestic and industrial), and industrial pollution. In addition to providing information related to these sectors, publications and multimedia material can be consulted.
- CalRecycle – USA
Reports on how to reduce the use of resources, recycling of materials in different sectors, companies dedicated to the purchase of recycled materials and their execution. It also offers information on scholarships, legislation, news, press releases …
- Basel Convention
The Basel Convention establishes rules designed to control international transboundary movements and disposal of hazardous waste on human health and the environment. We find information related to the procedural rules that follow their action plans, the execution of these, news, events …
- Harmful substances – United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)
Provides news, multimedia content, publications and a calendar of international environmental events related to hazardous substances and hazardous wastes.
- Wastes – EPA (USA)
Information related to the conservation of resources, hazardous and non-hazardous waste, in addition to all types of waste and regulatory measures.
- Zero-waste Grocery shop
- International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)
Information about your waste management plans and projects, publications, calendar with all international environmental events, news …
- Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
It has a section on materials and waste where information can be consulted on the projects carried out by the organization, statistics, publications and documents and detailed information both from member countries, Of non-members.
- How to make paper – Diva Buss (Brazil)
How to make paper from paper waste. It offers documents such as the history of paper, techniques for making paper and proposals for works of art.
- Recyclecity – Environmental Protection Agency (USA)
Virtual city called, «City of recycling», where students can learn to recycle, reuse and reduce waste. It has games and didactic activities.
- Wastes – EPA (USA)
In Educational Materials we find materials for teachers, students and researchers to develop a better understanding of the problems related to solid waste. In addition to a game, Planet Protectors, to improve the world by generating less waste.
- TerraCycle Take advantage of the trash!
Company that is dedicated to the collection of used writing material (pens, markers and other plastic materials). In its website we find information about the recycling and collection process, and the resulting products.
- Waste Management (WM)
Company dedicated to waste management . Information and advice related to different possibilities and options for recycling, and waste reduction.
- Recycling Today A
publication dealing with waste management and recycling in a professional manner. In its website you can consult events, multimedia materials and electronic bulletins.