If today the Mauro Saviola Group collects and processes 1.5 million tonnes of post-consumer wood material per year, it is also because it was the first operator on the Italian market to develop the collection of wood waste.
There are two key levers:
Although there is little awareness around this issue, wood is very polluting waste. From at least two points of view:
From the Retailers to the farmer with a fruit crate at the vegetable market, from the heavy industry that receives huge amounts of crates to the small artisan who uses a few pallets to store and handle his goods. But also joists, planks to hold washing machines in place, planks for stowage in ships or to make the wedges under trucks. You can find plenty of examples in the fabric of trade and manufacturing. Wood, for availability and ease of use, has always been the prime choice for the world of packaging.
The companies of the Mauro Saviola Group offer a service of collection and disposal of “domestic” used wood with the ability to:
There are many advantages:
The Mauro Saviola Group has always been the most important partner of the Italian municipal waste companies in the collection of wood. The local multi-utility can collect wood on their own: the small trader or the ordinary citizen can find in their urban centre the ecological island where they can bring the crate, the broken chair etc…. In this case the Group’s logistics service goes and picks up the material. Otherwise, the Group joins the municipal waste company and performs the collection service directly: it collects the material from the small carpenter, the wholesale markets, and the ecological island.