The Vantage Waste Processor (VWP), the first of its type in the
Pirin Group chairman Peter Hammond said: The VWP is a significant step forward in waste reprocessing technology, and offers a practical and economically viable solution to dealing with waste.
We plan to set up an initial reprocessing plant in
The facility will not be operational until 2012. Rubbish collected from households by waste management companies will be taken to the plant and fed into the VWP for conversion into clean, sanitised materials ready for recycling and biofuel.
Reclaim Resources managing director Phillip Hall said: The VWP is capable of recycling in its truest sense. The idea is that a truck could drop off mixed municipal waste at one end and literally turn around and fuel up with diesel at the other.