COVANORD is a French group and subsidiary of Comet Group. It is made up of three companies based around Lille:
- Gosselin-Duriez in Denain
- SDFI Cornu in Wasquehal
- Récupération du Nord in La Chapelle d’Armentières
COVANORD recycles 40,000 tonnes of all types of waste metals.
It collects, sorts and recovers ferrous (scrap metal, sheet metal and cast iron) and non-ferrous metals (including aluminium, copper, zinc, lead, brass, stainless steel, batteries and cables) supplied by businesses, craft traders and individuals and then sells the end products to industrial plants.
Metals are collected in 2 ways:
- Via deliveries of small or large quantities (from a few kilograms to several tonnes) to the various sites.
- Via collections from businesses using tipper or crane trucks.
- VAT FR 39.343.818.837