BIOFOS is the largest wastewater utility in Denmark. We treat the wastewater of 1.2 million people living in the Greater Copenhagen Area at our three treatment plants Lynetten, Avedøre and Damhusåen.
We use the resources contained in the wastewater for climate-friendly energy in the form of electricity, biogas and district heating for the grid.
BIOFOS also operates an active visitor service, which receives more than 12,000 visitors a year.
Get more insight about BIOFOS and read our Strategy
Today BIOFOS is an energy producing company with a 50,1% surplus of green energy sent back to the grid. BIOFOS as a whole is carbon neutral by 2025. Further more we have targeted, that all residual products from our core processes will be recycled or made use of from 2025
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Energy balance, Biogas and Advanced control of waste water treatment plants
Treatment plant Lynetten
Treatement plant Avedoere
Treatment plant Damhusaaen
SUSTAINABLE WATER, CLIMATE AND
WASTEWATER MANAGEMENT IN
THE GREATER COPENHAGEN REGION