PNEUMATIC WASTE COLLECTION
URBAN REFUSE DEVELOPMENT
Urban Refuse Development (URD) is an internationally oriented company based in Lleida (Spain) supplying Pneumatic Waste Collection Solutions. It has a proven technology, with more than 15 years of experience, giving service to more than 500,000 users and managing more than 450 tons per day.
In cities and rural areas, mobility and waste management are two of the most important challenges to solve, this is the reason why pneumatic waste collection represents the main alternative to traditional waste management.
Pneumatic waste collection is becoming the reference system for cities valuing the quality of life of their citizens and chasing the goal to avoid the inconveniences generated by conventional waste collection and handling systems. It improves the urban image and the branding of the municipality, optimizes the separation in origin, increases the recycling rates and reduces the costs per ton collected. URD technology is a conceptually Smart technology, allowing to manage waste automatically 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in a clean, odorless and safe way. It facilitates selective collection at source, allowing to record all data of the process, to easily implement pay-as-you-throw policies and increasing the percentage of recycled materials, which boosts circular economy.