Coolrec processes old electrical appliances and metal/plastic combinations to generate raw materials for new appliances. The old, waste appliances are a source of new raw materials such as iron, plastic, aluminium and copper. White and brown goods consist primarily of high-quality materials that are eminently suitable for recycling as raw materials.
Role in CloseWEEE
In the detailed implementation of the CloseWEEE project, Coolrec is the lead beneficiary for delivering the following working package:
- Economic Validation – it includes the economic validation of the products and processes will be assessed. This analysis will be focused on determine the total costs through different tools and methodologies such as Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCC) and the economic feasibility of bringing some of the products/process to the market.