VALORCAR is a non-profit private organization whose share capital is 95% owned by Associação Automóvel de Portugal (ACAP) (Portuguese Automotive Trade Association) and 5% owned by Associação das Empresas Portuguesas para o Sector do Ambiente (AEPSA) (Association of Portuguese Enterprises for the Environment Sector)
Licences under the scope of light passenger and goods vehicles (categories M1 and N1), and automotive and industrial batteries.
To promote the correct management of waste associated with the lifecycle of vehicles, coordinating its collection and recycling, and fostering the improvement of the economic, social and environmental performance of all the parties involved.
VALORCAR, in accordance with the mission and values it endorses, agrees to:
1. With regard to the management of end-of-life vehicles (ELVs)
Decree Law no. 152-D/2017 defines that operators intervening in the life cycles of vehicles must adopt adequate measures to ensure:
2. With regards to the management of waste batteries and accumulators (WBAs)
Decree Law no. 152-D/2017 defines that operators intervening in the life cycles of batteries must adopt adequate measures to ensure:
VALORCAR’s main objective is to contribute to the achievement of the national objectives for the management of end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) and waste batteries and accumulators (WBAs). Consequently:
In accordance with its licences, in addition to the reuse/recycling/recovery ratios, VALORCAR must ensure:
|Minimum||60 %||65 %||70 %||75 %||80 %||80 %||80 %||80 %|
|Achieved||80 %||80.4 %||76.5 %||75.5 %||74.1 %||72 %||74.1 %||72.3 %|
|Minimum||70 %||75 %||80 %||85 %||95 %||95 %||95 %||98 %|
|Achieved||134.3 %||139.5 %||113.5 %||72.2 %||76 %||84.4 %||88.8 %||99 %|