Last update: Sustainability Report 2019

The transition to a circular economy represents a priority for the FS Italiane Group, as demonstrated by the implementation of management models oriented towards the prevention, reuse and recycling of waste arising from industrial activities and the search for solutions to improve collection systems in services dedicated to travellers.

Rifiuti prodotti per tipologia (Gruppo)

Waste produced by type (Group) Unit of measure 2019 2018 2017
Total waste produced t 390.656 333.939 296.396
Waste classified as urban waste t 7.284 7.132 6.478
- sorted waste t 2.535 2.330 1.972
Station waste classified as urban waste t 16.179 16.555 18.330
 - sorted waste t 5.433 4.012 3.518
Non-hazardous special waste t 302.876 264.609 212.380
Hazardous special waste t 64.317 45.644 59.209

Waste produced by type (work sites)

Waste produced by type (work sites) Unit of measure 2019 2018 2017
Total waste produced t 647.824  318.919 40.443.863 
Non-hazardous special waste t 641.748 318.874 40.327.413
Hazardous special waste t 6.076 44 116.450

Waste sent for treatment (Group)

Waste sent for treatment (Group) Unità 2019 2018 2017
Total waste sent for treatment t 365.090 310.405 271.918
Non-hazardous special waste sent for treatment t 300.643 264.869 212.374
- sent for recycling % 95,7 95 96,8
- sent for disposal % 4,3 5 3,2
Hazardous special waste sent for treatment t 64.447 45.535 59.545
- sent for recycling % 95,4 90,3 87,4
- sent for disposal % 4,6 9,7 12,6

Waste sent for treatment (work sites)

Waste sent for treatment (work sites) Unità 2019 2018 2017
Total waste sent for treatment t 715.497  306.996 40.379.832 
Non-hazardous special waste sent for treatment t 711.186 306.965 40.316.013
-  sent for recycling % 81,9 99,9 99,9
- sent for disposal % 18,1 0,1 0,1
'Hazardous special waste sent for treatment t 4.311 31 63.819
-  sent for recycling % 1,1 22,5 79
-  sent for disposal % 98,9 77,5 21

Hazardous waste transported on behalf of third part (Basel convention)

Hazardous waste transported on behalf of third part (Basel convention) Unità 2019 2018 2017
Total hazardous waste (Basel convention) t 136.391  238.169 313.260
- sent for recycling t 54.662 103.625  68.412 
- sent for disposal t 81.729 134.544  244.848

Rifiuti trasportati su territorio nazionale

Waste transported domestically Unità 2019 2018 2017
Non-hazardous waste t 142.035 25.519 96.091
-  transported on behalf of third parties % 100 100
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Hazardous waste t 4.450  29.431 10.343 
- transported on behalf of third parties % 100 100 98,4