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GRUBA RECYKLING Spółka z ograniczoną odpowiedzialnością is implementing a project under Measure 3.4 Grants for working capital of the Intelligent Development Operational Programme, 2014-2020, co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund.


Project title: Implementation of a new copper cable recycling technology.


Project objective: The aim of the project is to implement the results of own R&D work by implementing process innovation in the form of a new copper cable recycling technology. The final effect of the new technological process will be copper granules of up to 99.98% purity and by-products: the remanants of cable coverings. The project will help the company obtain high purity copper from scrap of small diameter cables. The obtained purified milled cable material can be directly offered on the market as raw material as well as used by the Applicant for the manufacture of extruded elements as per customer’s expectations.

Measurable effects of the project implementation:

  • Number of implemented R&D work results [pcs]: 1


  • Number of introduced innovations: 1


  • Number of introduced process innovations [pcs]: 1


  • Revenue from sales of new or improved products/processes [PLN:] 7,674,000.00


  • Degree of purification of low-quality raw copper (post-consumption/household appliances cables) from cables with a diameter below 3 mm: 99,98%


  • Reduction of electricity consumption in the recycling process of copper cables kWh/tonne: 133.00


  • Number of introduced products made of 100% recycled materials [pcs/year]: 36,000.00


  • PVC raw material output in the form of material suitable for reprocessing by extrusion, without the need for chemical cleaning [g/kg]: 986.00


Project value: The total value of the project is PLN 14,858,769.00 (in words: fourteen milion eight hundred and fifty-eight thousand seven hundred and sixty-nine PLN 00/100)


Contribution of European Funds: The co-financing of the project constitutes de minimis aid: PLN 5,965,465.00 (in words: five milion nine hudred sixty-five thousand four hundred sixty-five PLN 00/100)


Implementation period: 01.10.2019 – 30.06.2020

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