Focus

5 December 2018

Recovery of precious metals from WEEE: a constantly growing market

The WEEE waste market is growing exponentially globally. It is estimated that the waste will touch 56 million tons per year in 2020, of which 12 million will be imputable to the countries of the European Union. From these data it is also easy to calculate the quantity of noble materials recovered at the end of the life cycle of the various WEEE. Suffice it to say that, on average, each ton of WEEE contains about 200 grams of gold, of which 14% is recovered.
2 December 2019

First trip to Uzbekistan

Per la prima volta il team BTT ha raggiunto l’Uzbekistan. Lo stato asiatico sta vivendo un periodo di grande crescita economica ed è inoltre l’ottavo Paese al mondo per produzione di oro.