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Demolition of three high-rise buildings “Urban Mining” in Marl-Hüls

Marl (dialoginar) – Recovery of valuable raw materials in cities: Thus the basic idea of “Urban Mining“ as an approach to solving the problem of efficient resource recovery in the future may be reduced to fundamentals. No digging is done, though, neither in mines nor in exploitation pits for that kind of “mining“ in the middle of town. The exploitable recyclables reservoir, created by ourselves, is stored rather as individual secondary raw materials, for example, in electrical devices or in buildings and needs to be recorded, recovered and recycled for reuse.

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