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The first industrial plant in the world that recycles 100% of used baby diapers is opened

25 Oct 2017 – The technology developed and patented in Italy by Fater makes a category of products reusable that had not been recyclable until now.
This is a “Made in Italy” example of Circular Economy that combines the development and efficient use of resources which has earned Fater recognition as “Circular Economy Champion” by the European Commission.
The goal of the plant, located in Veneto at the Contarina company headquarters, is to confirm the efficiency on an industrial scale of the technology for treating, at full operation, 10,000 tonnes of used absorbent products per year, thereby serving a population of about 1 million people.

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