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Central Valais Waste Incineration Plant (UTO)

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  • Central Valais Waste Incineration Plant (UTO)
    Central Valais Waste Incineration Plant (UTO)
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The waste incineration plant in Uvrier is located within the municipal boundaries of Sion und takes care of the waste of 35 municipalities from the districts of Sierre, Hérens and Conthey as well as Salgesch, Varen and Leytron. It provides a service to a combined population of nearly 170,000 residents.
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Update: June 01, 2016


2'598'507E 1'121'115N
46.241471, 7.419288
46°14'29.3"N 7°25'09.4"E
32T 378135 5122091
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Central Valais Waste Incineration Plant (UTO)

Promenade des Berges 10
1958 Uvrier
Phone +41 27 205 64 40
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