TERESA MATERIALS RECOVERY FACILITY
Municipality / Province : Teresa, Rizal
Actual Project Cost : Php 8,169,768.25
Project Completion : 2008
The project includes:
- Waste Segregation Center - Here, waste is sorted to recover the recyclable components including plastic,glass, leather and metals.
- Compost and Organic Fertilizer Plant - In this facility, the biodegradable fraction of the waste is segregated, shredded, and then composted to produce a soils amendment used by local farmers and gardeners.
- Plastic Recycling Center - In this facility, plastic products are removed from the solid waste stream and sorted by composition and sent to various markets throughout the Metro Manila area where they are sold to local venders. Some of the plastics are shredded for incorporation into hollow blocks production.
- Hollow Block Manufacturing Plant - This facility mixes sand, gravel, cement and shredded plastics to produce construction grade concrete blocks used in the local building industry.