Guide tour: Energy recovery plant
On 21 June (Wednesday) LIPOR intermunicipal waste management service opens the doors of energy recovery plant, located in Maia. All citizens who want to visit this unit are welcome. Visits are available from 14:00 to 15:30 and from 15:30 to 17:00 and will be accompanied by LIPOR technical staff.
The energy recovery plant aims to recover, in the form of electric power, the fraction of waste which cannot be exploited through composting and recycling processes.
To achieve social and environmental responsibility, LIPOR has implemented a full external monitoring programme. This programme encompasses a wide range of environmental descriptors and psychosocial aspects of populations' public health. This plant was also a pioneer in its sector of activity, obtaining the certification of its quality management system.