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 The main activity of Galloo is the recovery and recycling of old metals. Every year Galloo gives more than 1 million tonnes of steel and more than 60,000 tonnes of metals a second life. With this enormous processing capacity, Galloo is one of the most important recycling companies in Europe.



Every year Galloo processes thousands of end-of-life vehicles with respect for people and the environment. Afterwards the cars get a second life as raw material. Our ecological processes for the recycling of end-of-life vehicles are the result of extensive research and development.



Galloo has been responsible for the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment for many years. Every year Galloo produces tonnes of alternative raw materials from all these devices.



Galloo Plastics annually processes more than 50,000 tonnes of plastics into reusable granulates. The vast majority is intended for the automotive industry. But the granulates are also sold to companies in the construction sector, agriculture and horticulture.



 At our ship breakdown yard in Ghent, we have been dismantling ships with great respect for people and the environment for more than 75 years. Both inland vessels, container ships and also military vessels are recycled in accordance with a standard pattern.

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After shredding, everything that is not iron is processed further. Rubbers and foams undergo thermal valorisation, while plastics get a second life at Galloo Plastics. The non-ferrous metals are also separated further.

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A professional approach to recycling

Our goal is 100% valorisation. Up-to-date machinery proves our professional and industrial approach.

Spotlight news

Galloo Fiefs sluit de deuren


Er werd beslist om de deuren van het filiaal ‘Fiefs’ te sluiten, 30 oktober was de laatste dag van het filiaal.

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Jobs with Galloo

 Working at Galloo is also working on a sustainable world. Every day our 650 motivated employees process tons of discarded metals into new raw materials. At Galloo, we work together to give the earth a second breath and we are really proud of that!

Do you want to be part of our team? Click here for an overview of our vacancies.

Galloo Menen: MOM Project Engineer (IT) - m/v
Galloo Valenciennes: Conducteur d'engins - Opérateur Polyvalent H/F
Galloo Menen: Sorteerder / polyvalent medewerker (m/v)

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Contact details

Belgium: +32 56 52 13 00
France: +33 3 20 23 91 49