SITA RECYCLING POLYMERS - LANDEMONT

SITA RECYCLING POLYMERS - LANDEMONT

Collecting, processing and recovering agricultural films

SITA RECYCLING POLYMERS - LANDEMONT


SITA Recycling Polymers (Landemont, France) is a SITA Recyclage subsidiary specialised in recycling agricultural and industrial films.

SITA Recycling Polymers (Landemont, France) recycles agricultural films to produce used collection bags made out of polyethylene granules.

RECYCLING AGRICULTURAL FILMS

Greenhouse / low tunnels films, mulching, silaging and wrapping are gathered on the sites of SITA Recycling Polymers in Landemont. Recycling plastic films means getting them from the agricultural waste stream and integrating them into a manufacturing process.
SITA Recycling Polymers (Landemont) works with the eco-organism ADIVALOR in collecting used agricultural films from farms, market gardens and nurseries.
The agricultural and market gardens films can come from:

  •  Silaging,
  • Mulching,
  • Greenhouse,
  • Low tunnels,
  • Wrapping, …

SITA Recycling Polymers also gets its supplies of polyethylene bags and films from the industrial sector.
The sales department is in charge of collecting these from the suppliers in moving floors, trucks or cells.

GRANULES AS A REPLACEMENT FOR VIRGIN MATERIAL

SITA Recycling Polymers (Landemont) is in charge of collecting, processing and recycling highly soiled polyethylene films as bin bags.
SITA Recycling Polymers transforms these products at the end of their life in black or clear granules to be used in film extrusion, bagging, pipe injections and bituminous binders.
The granules are delivered on palettes in big bags or in collection bags.


Key facts

40,000 tonnes of agricultural film recycled every year by Sopave and SITA Recycling Polymers (Landemont)


100% of the water used in washing the films is recycled and reused



Certifications

  • Sita - Certifications - Maintenance industrielle
    • European standard NF EN 13592®: the quality of the production system is audited on a annual basis by the Laboratoire National d’Essais (LNE) NF Environnement® standard: certifies that its products were made in the respect of the environment