Kuzbasskiy SKARABEY will fight for the title of the city hero

Kuzbasskiy SKARABEY submitted an application to participate in a large-scale business award «City Heroes» organized by VEB.RF Corporation. The Award’s heroes are Russian entrepreneurs who develop actively their business and open up new opportunities. The Award’s mission is to find and encourage business projects that have influenced much on citizens’ life improvement and city’s development.

Kuzbasskiy SKARABEY claims the title of city hero in the nomination «Ecology». The enterprise presented to the jury its «Project on creation of production of innovative cardboard and paper with antimicrobial properties KDM-2».

The project had been realized in 2022 to increase waste paper recycling volume 3,5 times (120 thousand tons per year). At the same time the new production line will allow to recycle 40%-60% of low grade waste paper from landfills in the total mass. Just a few plants in Russia has such an opportunity. New facilities commissioning will allow Kuzbass to become one of the leaders in implementation of the waste management index of the Territorial Management Scheme and besides will increase significantly the environmental benefit from waste paper recycling that is expressed in preservation of conifers from felling – over 1 million a year.