finding solutions for sustainable waste management
and working for the circular economy
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Who we are
Designing integrated waste management
Altereko has more than 25 years of experience in planning of MSW management, designing separate collection schemes, assessing of recycling facilities (focus on composting), planning pubblic awareness initiatives and education projects, chairing multi-language working groups on complex tasks.
our focus is on: separate collection for quality recycling and on waste minimisation.
we plan “zero waste” solutions, reducing the disposal of residual MSW.
solutions CUSTOMISED to the local context….
We have supported Local authorities and realised projects for Municipalities all over Italy and abroad. Altereko has a significant expertise in defining Policies and Strategies for MWS recycling, Waste taxes and fees, Separate collection schemes both in high-income and low-income countries in Europe, Latin-America and Asia.
we operate globally
we cooperate with international organisations
Altereko’s experts cooperate since more than 15 years with international agencies promoting the development of recyling and of sustainable waste management. We work(ed) for: ECN-European Compost Network, ACRR, EEA-European Environment Agency, Sweepnet-GIZ and FAO. Marco Ricci is the vice-chair of the working group on biological treatment of waste on behalf of ISWA International.
Circular Economy & recycling of organic waste
Our projects for the separate collection of organic waste followed by composting or biogas production are targeting the SDG established by the UN.
We always consider aspects such as responsible consumption, sustainable waste management solutions for cities and we are aware that bringing back organic matter to soil contributes to long-term sustainability of agriculture.