EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Eurokey Recycling

Company/Organisation:
Eurokey Recycling

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Zielonogorski; Lubuskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Zielona Góra

Company

Sector: Utilities
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
38.32 - Recovery of sorted materials

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 22-04-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-05-2016
Planned Job Creation: 150

Additional Information

UK recycling company Eurokey Recycling has announced that it will create 150 jobs at its new unit in Zielona Góra. The facility is expected to be operational in late April and early May 2016. The company collects recyclable materials from local supermarkets, processes them and supplies the product to factories.

Eurokey Recycling was founded 20 years ago; currently, the company has branches in Australia, China, USA, the UK. In Poland, the company has been operating since 2012 and has units in three locations (Gorzów Wielkopolski, Międzyrzecz and Sulęcin) employing 300 people.