Morphosis, PME innovante qui collecte et recycle les déchets électroniques

Waste treatment and recycling

5 reasons why choosing Le Havre

  • A logistics platform of international scale

  • A strategic location, near large landfill sites

  • A major industrial area

  • Large-scale industrial operators and a structured waste industry
  • Acknowledged expertise in terms of industrial risk management

A logistics platform of international scale

  • Maritime: connections to more than 600 ports on all 5 continents, via 75 regular shipping lines
  • Nearly 130 ports connected by shortsea and 40 countries served
  • More than 60 rail services a week, to 15 destinations in Europe

  • More than 40 waterway services a week

     

  • 200,000 TEU handled by waterway transport (2014)

  • Treatment capacity of 300,000 TEU per year via the Multimodal Terminal

A strategic location, near large landfill sites

  • 20 million consumers within 200 km: France's largest consumer basin in France and Europe's second
  • Construction industry: direct link to related projects in Greater Paris, a landfill estimated at 30 million tonnes 

  • Industrial waste: the Seine Valley, foremost industrial region of France  

  • Household waste: more than 155,000 tonnes of municipal waste collected every year and nearly 240,000 residents (district of Le Havre)

A major industrial area

  • Eligible for Regional Development Grants (industry and services "PAT") and business tax exemptions
  • Networks and utilities (depending on site): Industrial water - Industrial gas - Extra High Voltage electricity (> 400 kV) - Steam - Industrial waste treatment plants - Very high speed

  • Synergies between the industries and initiatives for circular economy in the Zone (waste-to-energy systems)

Large-scale industrial operators and a structured waste industry

  • Presence of major operators : Veolia Propreté – Suez Environnement SITA - Eurovia - SARP Industries - Lhotellier Ikos Chimirec
  • Innovative operators
    • Morphosis: recovery of rare metals from electronic waste (winner of the World Innovation Competition 2030)
    • Osilub : re-refining of used motor oil into base oil, with a yield of 75%
    • Estener: the only French factory producing biofuel from inedible animal waste
  • Expertise in the treatment and recycling of household, industrial, hazardous and maritime waste, WEEE and construction waste
  • RADE Club of the Seine Estuaire CCI, Estuary Waste Operators' Network (18 members)
  • Professional degree in “Garbology, Study and Treatment of Waste” at Le Havre University

  • Normandy: largest hub for recycling industrial waste, largest French hub for recycling used oil, largest French hub for recycling waste containing heavy metals

Acknowledged expertise in terms of industrial risk management

  • Excellent control of industrial risks by local authorities 

  • Average time for processing and issuing prior operating permit between 8 and 12 months

  • E-SecuZIP-LH, shared management of industrial risks association

  • Only European port certified ISO 28000 (security)

They have chosen Le Havre

Sedibex, Serep (Veolia), Osilub, Estener, Morphosis, Unifer, Brabant, Gardet et de Bezenac, Scori, Eco-Huile...

 

 

Key figures

 

  • 20 million consumers within 200 km
  • First French region for recycling industrial waste, used oil, and waste containing heavy metals

 

Your contact

 

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Frédérick Bernard

Industrial development manager 

+33 (0)2 76 40 23 35 – +33 (0)6 59 81 33 71

f.bernard@havre-developpement.com