SITA Finland Buys the World's First Multi-robot ZenRobotics Recycler Process, for X-mas!

SITA Finland Buys the World's First Multi-robot ZenRobotics Recycler Process,
                                  for X-mas!

  PR Newswire

  HELSINKI, December 21, 2012

HELSINKI, December 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

SITA Finland Ltd. a subsidiary of Europe's largest environmental services
provider SUEZ Environnement, and ZenRobotics Ltd., the world leader in robotic
recycling today announced a deal for the world's first multiple robot waste
sorting process.

 (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121221/586090 )

SITA Finland will take delivery of 2 ZenRobotics Recycler (ZRR) systems, one
ZRR Heavy Picker and one ZRR Fast Picker. This brings the SITA Finland site to
the world-leading total of 3 robotic systems: The ZRR test system has been run
at SITA Finland since 2011.

ZenRobotics Recycler™ picks raw materials from construction and demolition
waste safely and with unprecedented efficiency. The ZRR system has proven
capable of increasing SITA Finland's Helsinki plant's utilization rate for the
waste class from 70% to 90%. The project aims at over 95% rate. Further, SUEZ
Environnement subsidiaries globally (e.g. in EU, Australia) follow the
project's success closely.

"Sustainable re-use of raw materials is key. SITA is now introducing a
revolutionary technology to waste management. This strengthens our position as
a supplier of high-quality industrial raw materials in Finland." says Jorma
Kangas, CEO, SITA Finland Ltd.

"Our 3 years of co-operation come to fruition! The SITA installation will be
built by Finnish machine-building industry to the designs of the
super-talented ZenRobotics team. And this is just the beginning of what SITA
and ZenRobotics can do together. Great Yuletide news to bring to the team! In
fact, I do feel a bit like the Santa right now!" enthuses ZenRobotics CEO Juho
Malmberg, not typically given to bold statements.

ZenRobotics Ltd. brings high technology to recycling. ZenRobotics Recycler the
artificial-intelligence-controlled robotic recycling system reclaims valuable
raw materials from construction and demolition waste. The system is marketed
globally, through a reseller network in 49 countries.

http://www.zenrobotics.com

http://youtu.be/R-HLwHHtDT8

SITA Finland Ltd. A part of the SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT group, Europe's largest and
globally the third largest company in the environment services sector, SITA
specializes in water and waste management with operations on all continents,
in over 100 countries. SITA Finland employs 350 people, with a turnover of
about 79 million euros in 2011.

http://www.sita.fi

Natural resources are not infinite. Each day, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT (Paris: SEV,
Brussels: SEVB) and its subsidiaries deal with the challenge of protecting
resources by providing innovative solutions to industry and to millions of
people. SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT supplies drinking water to 91 million people,
provides wastewater treatment services for 63 million people and collects the
waste produced by 57 million people. SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT has 80,410 employees
and, with its presence on five continents, is a world leader exclusively
dedicated to water and waste management services. In 2011, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT,
a subsidiary owned 35.7% by GDF SUEZ, achieved revenues of €14.8 billion.

Contacts: ZenRobotics Ltd., CEO Mr Juho Malmberg tel. +358-45-259-6161 (GMT+2)
SITA Finland Ltd., CEO Mr Jorma Kangas tel. +358-44-781-9111 (GMT+2)
 
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