Eurovetro has two production sites in Origgio (Varese, Italy), each specialised in the recovery of certain types of glass:
Via Primo Maggio, 12:
This site is authorized to recover 220,000 tons of glass per year and is specialized in the processing of pre- and post-consumer flat glass.
Flat glass mainly derives from waste collection at private premises outside the scope of the public sorted waste collection service.
- Cuts of glass from glassmaker processing
- Scraps from the production of glass and glass products
- Industrial and non-industrial demolition
- End-of-life car/lorry windshields
Via Primo Maggio, 45:
This site is authorized to recover 300,000 tons of glass per year and is specialized in the processing of packaging glass (bottles, jars and containers in general) from the collection of sorted municipal waste or from specific sectors, such as mineral water sources, the production/distribution of beverages, wine and spirits and the bottling sector.
These sites also recover any metal and plastic waste found inside the glass (aluminium and steel cans, edges, jars, caps and containers in general)