MVA Bonn

More than 1,000 tonnes of waste are delivered to the waste recycling plant (MVA) in Bonn on working days. SWB Verwertung uses state-of-the-art technology to recover energy from the waste.

The waste incineration plant in Bonn produces steam when incinerating waste, which is delivered to the neighbouring SWB combined heat and power plant. Here, steam is turned into electricity and district heating.

Facts and figures

  • Year of construction 1992
  • Commissioning of the new delivery bunker in 2015
  • Incineration lines 3
  • Ø annual capacity 250,000 tonnes
  • Returo ensures full capacity utilisation

Energy generation

  • Steam supply approx. 500,000 MWh

Conversion to electricity and district heating in the SWB cogeneration plant

  • Electricity generation approx. 97,000 MWh
    Production of district heating approx. 182,000 MWh
Picture of the incineration plant MVA Bonn
Important details about the system
Location address Contact details Opening hours
Am Dickobskreuz Phone: +49 (0)228 7117200 Monday to Friday:
(Approach gate 1) E-mail: 06:00 - 16:00
53121 Bonn   

Positive catalogue MVA Müllverwertungsanlage Bonn GmbH, please refer to the appendix of the EFB certificate for the approved waste codes

Acceptance conditions of MVA Müllverwertungsanlage Bonn GmbH
Annex to the register - Verification no. ENE3MVB00

To the acceptance conditions

Blank form for analysis parameters

To the blank form

Certificate of Returo Entsorgungs GmbH

To the certificates

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