FCC provides urban waste services in 3,449 towns all over Spain, collecting seven million tonnes of waste each year and treating around nine million tonnes. It uses around 9,000 special vehicles to provide this service.
FCC Services is present in the countries of Eastern Europe through its subsidiary .A.S.A., in Latin America, via Proactiva Medio Ambiente, a company in which it holds a 50% stake with Veolia Environment, and in USA, throught FCC Environmental.
FCC is also the leading urban waste treatment company in the United Kingdom, operating via its subsidiary Waste Recycling Group (WRG).
FCC manages five waste recovery plants: two in the United Kingdom, one in Austria and two in Spain (Bilbao and Palma de Mallorca).
These all comprise a plant that generates electricity by incinerating waste and a plant for recycling materials.
These plants have a total treatment capacity of 1.8 million tonnes of waste per year.