Recycling and recovery

SUEZ strengthens its strategic partnership with Dow by taking over a hazardous waste treatment facility in Germany and delivering long term sustainable services

Relying on its European entity IWS (Industrial Waste Specialties) dedicated to the treatment and recovery of hazardous waste, SUEZ will develop its network of waste treatment facilities in Europe, addressing the growing demand of major industrial customers.

The treatment unit, located in the Dow ValuePark®in Schkopau near Leipzig in Central Germany includes a rotary kiln for the treatment of hazardous waste and an industrial sludge dryer. The unit treats liquid and solid waste generated by Dow (on and off site), by the industrial companies located in the ValuePark®and other companies in the area.