19/08/2019: MBA Polymers Inc., a 100% portfolio company of Elephant Equity has acquired a new recycling plant for electronic equipment waste (WEEE) in Saxony, Germany. The new site in Germany is held by the subsidiary MBA Polymers Germany GmbH and will be MBA Polymers 5th recycling facility using its patented process producing a state-of-the art post-consumer plastic. With this facility MBA Polymers makes use of the growing quantities of WEEE in Germany and Europe and the global demand for post-consumer plastics. MBA Polymers is expanding its activities in this promising region. It plans to hire initially 20 specialists in the field of material flow and quality management. From January 2020 onwards 17.500 metric tons of WEEE will be processed annually. The new site covers an area of 16.000 m2, of which 5.500 m2 is production space. In the high-tech plant, post-consumer plastics (ABS, HIPS, PP and PC/ABS) are extracted from WEEE. The material is further separated and processed into high-quality plastics in exceptionally complex and in-house developed processes.
26/01/2018: Orgatreatments Pvt. Ltd., a 15% portfolio company of Elephant Equity has inaugurated its state of the art animal feed production facility in India, District of Nanded. In presence of Gorakashanath, Shasri of Nanded the representants of the shareholders Professor Dr. Dr. Peter Löw (LIVIA Group), Thomas Block (REMONDIS Group), and Dr Felix-Michael Weber (Elephant Equity) have planted 15 of in total 400 orange trees on the factories premises. The factory was build only in 14 month and operation of the plant will start immediately. Shri Ashok Chavan, Chief Minister of the Staate of Maharashtra, as well as the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce and the German Embassy blessed the investment.
19/06/2017: Elephant Equity has taken over 100% of the shares of MBA Polymers Inc, USA, a worldwide leading technology company producing post-consumer recycled plastics from end-of-life durable goods. MBA Polymers was incorporated 2003 in California and has build, owned and operated production facilities in China, Austria and UK with a raw feed capacity of above 140.000 metric tons per annum. MBA Polymers Inc currently owns more than 40 patents worldwide which backs the production of virgin grade products including ABS, PC-ABS, PP and PE. In 2016 MBA Polymers Inc has generated a consolidated turnover of above 40m EUR. Elephant Equity aims to further develop the recycling technology and to establish new plastic production facilities in promising markets. Elephant Equity will integrate MBA Polymers in its other waste management, recycling and engineering activities in Europe and Asia.
15/05/2017: Orgatreatments Pvt. Ltd. a joint investment of REMONDIS Group Germany, LIVIA Group and Elephant Equity have started the expansion of its animal feed production facility in India. Orgatreatments Pvt. Ltd. will focus on the treatment of citrus waste, generated by Citrus Processing India Pvt. Ltd., India's largest producer of Frozen Concentrate Orange Juice (FCOJ) and promoted Black River, Pepsi, HDFC-Bank and a group of Swiss investors. Orgatreatments Pvt. Ltd. owns the factory site and all relevant assets of the state-of-the art animal feed production unit.
15/12/2016: Green Elephant GmbH, a 55% portfolio company of Elephant Equity has successfully entered into the Middle-Ease and commissioned ist firs waste-to-energy power plant - the GreenBox™ GB2000 in Abu Dhabi. The privately held facility is recycling two tons per day of organic agricultural and animal waste. Green Elephant Engineering Pvt Ltd has build several waste-to-energy biogas plants in India and commissioned its first GreenBox™ GB2000 in Pune at the Volkswagen factory in Pune in 2014 and has signed a long term O&M agreement.