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Recycled aggregrates


What is the product?

Recycled aggregates are a composition of sand and gravel obtained by pre-sifting, crushing and sifting debris produced at a fixed location or at a construction site and demolition yard.

Product Applications

  • (sub)foundations
  • piling and replenishment
  • raw material for sand and aggregate cement
  • raw material for stabilised mixtures
  • hydraulic engineering works

What does Copro do?

  • Performs a fixed number of inspections at the production location.
  • Random inspection of whether the producer is performing its internal controls correctly, is respecting its acceptance regulations, and is keeping its records up-to-date.
  • Taking samples at fixed intervals and randomly being present at tests.
  • Verify that production and monitoring is done according to COPRO-approved procedures.

How do you recognize a certified product?

  • The original delivery note intended for the client is the only guarantee that the delivered product was produced in accordance with the regulations.
  • This delivery note must refer to the relevant certificates and the 8-digit quick code of the technical datasheets (available on

What are the benefits of the certified product?

  • Use in higher-quality applications.
  • Trust in the structural and environmental-hygienic product quality.
  • The recycled aggregates are checked at fixed intervals by the producer. COPRO monitors this.
  • Supervision of the production process. This keeps the properties of the recycled aggregates constant.
  • In addition to the ecological aspect, mobile crushing on site also has an economic advantage for the client, and re-use of the aggregates on site is possible.

Reference documents

Les règlements suivants sont utilisés pour la certification COPRO :

  • CRC COPRO 01 - Règlement pour la certification de produits dans le secteur de la construction (version 4.0 du 2019-03-19),
  • TRA M10/11 – “Toepassingsreglement voor de certificatie van de milieuhygiënische kwaliteit van puin- en sorteerzeefgranulaten” selon le Règlement unitaire de l’OVAM (version 5.0 du 2018-09-25),

Les règlements suivants sont utilisés pour la certification BENOR :

  • CRC BENOR 01 – Règlement pour la certification de produits dans le secteur de la construction (version 3.0 du 2019-03-19),
  • BENOR TRA 10 - Règlement d’application pour les granulats recyclés produits sur un site fixe (version 4.0 du 2019-10-05),
  • BENOR TRA 11 - Règlement d'application pour granulats recyclés produits par une installation mobile (version 3.0 du 2016-10-07),
  • PTV 406 – Prescriptions techniques – Classification de granulats recyclés (version 9.0 du 2020-03-10)

Sectoral Commission / Advisory Board

President : Jan Desmyter (CSTC)

Secretary : Michaël Van Schelvergem (COPRO)

Members : Chantal Flemal (SPW), Martine Gillet (SPW), Frédérique Thewissen (SPW), Ann Van Gucht (BE-CERT), Hicham Adli (BRUSSEL MOBILITEIT), Jean-Marc Aldric (SPW), Didier Block (FWEV), Kristof Bogaert (DENUO), Margo Briessinck (AWV), Luc De Bock (OCW), Johny De Nutte (COPRO), Eli Desmedt (BFAW), Jan Desmyter (WTCB), Willy Goossens (FPRG – Nu VSOR), Dino Henderickx (CASO – nu VSOR), Pieter Keppens (COPRO), William Martens (FARYS), Manu Van de Velde (LEB), Philippe Van De Velde (OVAM), Thierry Vanmol (FEDIEX), Michaël Van Schelvergem (COPRO).

Recycled aggregates - mobile recycling TRA 11

  • Van Schelvergem Michaël +32 496 26 05 97 zvpunry.inafpuryiretrz@pbceb.rhue.orpoc@megrevlehcsnav.leahcim Certification manager