Surovina was founded in 1951. We provide comprehensive waste management solutions to the industry and municipalities. Our process covers collection, transportation, sorting, recycling and preparation of alternative fuels for energy from waste recovery. All procedures are carried out by skilled specialists and use of modern technology. Our processes are certified with ISO 9001 and ISO 140001 standards. Our waste collection procedure is continuously developing, considering changes in legislation, best practice in the industry and requirements of our business partners. We provide them with collection equipment and transport technology that suits their category and quantity of waste generated in their manufacturing process.
We employ 335 people in Slovenia, operate 19 yards and process more than 250.000 different types of waste. We deal with Fe and Non-Fe scrap, nonmetal waste, waste packaging, waste electrical and electronic equipment, refuse derived fuel and other special streams on waste. We own companies Kemis in Bosnia and Serbia and CSS in Serbia, working on 5 locations.
Our vision is to become the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in SE Europe. We pursue our mission - reducing pollution by reuse, recycling and energy recovery of waste.
We have our own research and development department and research unit registered at ARRS. We operate our own analytical laboratory. During the last 9 years we are actively involved in cooperation with universities and research laboratories in the region. Collaboration involves many interdisciplinary projects, where we combine the knowledge of different faculties since waste management is becoming more and more interdisciplinary discipline. We actively participate also in educational programs at our faculties, mentor the masters and Phds and organize study visits at our facilities.