Envac in brief

Envac is one of the most innovative players in the global automated waste collection industry and the inventor of the pneumatic waste collection system. With innovation and ingenuity, we lead the design and implementation of next-generation recycling using resource-efficient waste handling. Our vision is to create smarter cities, improve quality-of-life today, and help secure a greener planet for future generations.

Basic company facts

Founded

1953 (as Aktiebolaget Starksugarna, Sweden)

CEO

Joakim Karlsson (Stockholm, Sweden)

Owner

Stena Adactum AB, a company owned by Stena AB, one of the parent companies in the Stena Sphere (Gothenburg, Sweden).

Key figures 2020

The Stena Sphere consists of the three parent companies, Stena AB, Stena Sessan AB
and Stena Metall AB. A total of 19,000 people are employed in the Stena Sphere. Total revenue for 2020 was SEK 57 billion. Profit before tax amounted to SEK –3.9 billion.

Operations

Design, development and supply of pneumatic waste collection systems for smart and sustainable cities, hospitals and airports.

Operation and maintenance of Envac systems including system upgrades.

Design, development and supply of optical waste sorting systems.

Sustainability Report 2020

For sustainability reasons the report is only available online. There is no printed version.

Read the report

Vacuum system history

“If we can vacuum the dust from every corner of the hospital in one single system, why can’t we do the same thing with the waste?”

The story behind the system

Career

Do you share our passion for smart, sustainable innovations that truly improve life in the city?
Don’t wait. Please contact your local Envac office to get the latest updates on job opportunities. We are always interested in new talent.

Contact your local Envac office

Global presence – Local leadership

With 34 offices in 20 countries serving virtually all of the planet, we provide expertise and experience from around the globe with a local perspective and understanding.

Envac Regions

Envac is organised in five business regions:

China & South East Asia (Region president: Aiying Wang)
Middle East & India (Region president: Ahmed Saleh)
North Europe (Region president: Patrick Haraldsson)
South Europe & Americas (Region president: Carlos Bernad Bonilla)
South Korea & Australia (Region president: YH Jung)

Projects

…one city, one world, one planet at a time.

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