12 TIMES A YEAR

Every month, we update our homepage with interesting and unusual views of our locations. Here you can browse the resulting calendar.

December 2004
WINTERTIME

WINTERTIME

Our Disposal site Billigheim in Wintertime: You can see the snow-covered tires, which are used to weighten the foil.

November 2004
SQUARE BY SQUARE

SQUARE BY SQUARE

Disposal sites are divided into grid squares. That way it is documented what kind of garbage is deposited where.

October 2004
FIRE ALARM

FIRE ALARM

Fire extinguishers content health and environmentally hazardous materials such as halon gas. Therefore they have to be disposed of properly.

September 2004
OIL SEPARATION

OIL SEPARATION

the picture shows equipment, which is used for the extraction of mineral and organic oils in solvents. The separation is made by shaking the oil slowly out of the solvent.

August 2004
A HOME FOR ANIMALS

A HOME FOR ANIMALS

The water draining from the surface of our Billigheim deposits is collected in an artificial lake. A duck family made it their new home.

July 2004
YOUNG ARTIST

YOUNG ARTIST

On our Open Day on 06.19.2004 painting competition for children. Alexander won with this picture.

June 2004
SMOKE GASES

SMOKE GASES

The smoke gases of the incineration process are being cooled down to 290?C in the smoke gas boiler. In this process steam energy is being generated, that is used for electricity supply.

May 2004
LUCKY FAMILY

LUCKY FAMILY

A raven family has chosen our hazardous waste incineration plant in Biebesheim to be their new home and has been breeding their squeakers on top of the chimney in 37m.

April 2004
GAS CANISTERS

GAS CANISTERS

To provide the labs with an optimum of gas quality, the gas canisters are deposited in specific containers that connect to the pipeline network.

March 2004
REMOTE CONTROLLED

REMOTE CONTROLLED

Camera robots are checking for leaks and plugged areas in the drainage system that ist used for the collection of contaminated water seeping from the disposal site.

February 2004
FIRE GUARD

FIRE GUARD

In the drum storage chemicals are stored that will later be incinerated. This area is secured by fire alarms and an automatic fire extinguishing device that can be viewed here.

January 2004
METER BY METER

METER BY METER

Disposal sites are divided into grid squares. That way it is documented what kind of garbage is deposited where.