Gorenje Surovina d.o.o.

Gorenje Surovina d.o.o.

The business activity of Gorenje Surovina d. o. o. is extraction of secondary raw materials from residue wastes. Global waste problems lead the world to the era when the material exploitation of wastes is taking priority over thermal treatment and deposition of wastes. Our basic strategy and commitment is recycling and recovery of wastes. This will remain our basic principle also in our future activities.

Company details

Ul. Vita Kraigherja 5 , Maribor , 2000 Slovenia

Locations Served

Business Type:
Service provider
Industry Type:
Waste and Recycling - Waste Management
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

The business activity of Gorenje Surovina d. o. o. is extraction of secondary raw materials from residue wastes. Global waste problems lead the world to the era when the material exploitation of wastes is taking priority over thermal treatment and deposition of wastes. Our basic strategy and commitment is recycling and recovery of wastes. This will remain our basic principle also in our future activities.

To recover very useful and precious secondary raw materials, which is the basic link in environment friendly waste management system, remains our basic activity also in future. Our aim is to constantly adopt new fields and materials for recycling, and to spread our activities also across our borders to other European countries.

Our philosophy is Comprehensive waste management.

The Gorenje Group is ranked among the leading European manufacturers of home appliances boasting a 60 year tradition. Our technologically perfected, superiorly designed, and energy efficient home appliances improve the quality of living of their users in seventy countries all around the world.

During recent years, we have been strengthening our activities also in the filed of ecology, energy management, and services where we have been exploiting our know-how and a 40 year experience. Environmental issue is one of our top strategic priorities. Environmental policy covers the whole product life cycle, from its design, production, usage and treatment after its end of life. As socially responsible company, we are committed in educating and rising awareness of our employees and general public on acceptable behaviour towards environment. Gorenje received the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Certificate in 2006, and has been entered in the EMAS register since 2004 as the first Slovenian company. We have been focusing on searching state-of-the-art technological solutions all the time, which is much approved by environmentally responsible consumers whose number has been constantly increasing.

In 2009, Gorenje generated EUR 1.2 billion in the sales revenue with an average of 10,907 employees.

The Ecology, Energy, and Services Division contributes 18 percent share to the income revenue of the Gorenje Group. Its core service in the field of ecology is comprehensive waste management. This service enables our partners to concentrate on their core business, while leaving us to take care of their wastes. Quickly, reliably, economically and environment friendly.

Our common vision is to become the largest company for comprehensive waste management services in the Southeast Europe that is able to supply state-of-the art solutions for all sorts of waste to our partners in industry, local communities, and households. Our activities enable us to manage the quantity of constantly growing wastes, and to fulfil our mission, which is reducing environmental nuisance by recycling, preparing secondary raw materials for recovery and using waste residues as the energy source.

Our corporate culture is based on the values that all our employees are committed to:

  • Ethic
  • Quality
  • Responsibility for the environment
  • Probity
  • Openness
  • Loyalty
  • Creativity
  • Ambition