The Future Of Waste Un-Handling
 
 

FAQ

 
  • Which types of projects can use an MEMIOS automated waste management system?
  • Can I use an MEMIOS automated waste management system on our existing campus or buildings?
  • Is there a maximum capacity for a given project size?
  • Which types of waste can be collected with an MEMIOS system?
  • Which types of waste cannot be conveyed in a MEMIOS system?
  • Where should the central waste collection area be located?
  • What volume size waste containers can be attached to the MEMIOS system?
  • What is the compaction ratio of the containers?
  • What size space or facility will our project need for the central collection area?
  • Can glass and other erosive waste be thrown in an MEMIOS system?
  • Which material are the pipes made of?
  • Do the streets have to be opened to repair a broken pipe?
  • Can the pipes be installed hanging?
  • Is it necessary to clean the pipe system?
  • What is the air speed of the waste transport in the pipes?
  • Can the pipes be installed below the water table?
  • Can the pipes be installed directly into the water?
  • What about installing an MEMIOS system in an earth quake zone?
  • What about ground settlements?
  • How should frost in ground be handled?
  • What about flooding areas?
  • Do the inlets need cleaning?
  • How many dwellings can be supported by one inlet point?
  • How big waste bags can be thrown in an MEMIOS system?
  • How should one prevent children from entering into the inlet?
  • Do the chutes need to be ventilated?
  • Which is the recommended maximum height for the chute in high-rise buildings?
  • How does MEMIOS handle multiple fractions in high-rise buildings?
  • How deep are the pipes buried?
  • In what lengths are the pipes delivered?
  • What is the maximum elevation of a pipe?
  • Can the system be installed in existing buildings?
  • Can pipes be installed in conjunction with other underground installation works?
  • When the first high-rise MEMIOS system was built and where are high-rise systems?
  • How are the pipes installed in high-rise buildings?
  • How is source separation best achieved in high-rise buildings?
  • How does a power failure affect an MEMIOS system?
  • Which guarantees can MEMIOS provide that the installation runs properly in the future?
  • How usual are blockages and valve failures in the system?
  • How is a blockage fixed?