The processed food leftovers serve as the raw material for biodiesel production or are used for the production of green energy in the form of electricity and heat from biogas plants.
In Annex V of the MARPOL Convention, ship waste is the waste generated during normal operation of a ship. This includes, among other things, residual waste which is generated at and in the galley and trade fairs.
Due to the limited space available on board, the waste treatment mainly provides methods for reducing volume such as pressing or comminution, and this is exactly where Mercodor shredders are used.
Another application would be biogas plants in which energy crops (eg corn and other cereals, reed grass, etc.), residues such as crop residues (eg beet leaves), animal excrements (eg manure, manure), by-products of food production (eg fats, food particles, potato peels) or organic Waste (eg sewage sludge) comminuted is used. Here, too, find Mercodor shredders your use.