In launching 707 Resource Management in 2008, the team had envisaged a very customer-focused service, one built on trust, honesty, maximum efficiency, and interaction through information flow to customers, with minimum administrative intervention where possible. 707 Resource Management, who had previously built and managed several successful waste and recycling companies, decided that to differentiate their service from the competition they must utilise new technologies.
Case study - UUSIOAINES Oy – Finland - Packaging glass recycling plant
CustomerUusioaines Ltd. has specialized in the recycling of packaging and float glass since 1995 in the Forssa area. Suppliers of packaging glass in Finland are the Finnish National Alcoholic Beverage Retailing Monopoly and other waste management companies.SituationThe capacity of the glass recycling plant meets the total demand for the recycling of packaging glass for the whole of Finland. The plant produces flint, green and amber cullet of the highest quality. Glass cullet is used as a raw material for industrial...
Case study - PFR Nord GmbH - PET recycling plant
CustomerThe Mensing Group of Companies in Hohenwestedt (Germany) invests almost € 10 million in the construction of a new PET recycling plant.The construction of the recycling plant is associated with the formation of PFR Nord GmbH in Hohenwestedt. About 30 new jobs have resulted there.On the whole, Mensing Group, which also includes AFA Nord GmbH and TM Recycling GmbH, has a headcount of about 80.SituationA modern PET recycling plant should be set up anew.PET will be purchased in different qualities.Clear...
Product stewardship – recycling’s little helper
Like many veteran recycling professionals, I have faced serious challenges in making the wish of recycling all materials come true. Although paper, cardboard, cans and bottles have ready markets and collection infrastructure; computers, mattresses and other items did not. They were the problem items that went into dumpsters because costs and lack of mechanism gave them little chance of recycling. Happily, I can share with you the magic of product stewardship and how it’s changing the world of recycling for...
Case study - Nottinghamshire Recycling
DUO Equipment delivered and installed a new full washing and water management plant for Nottinghamshire Recycling Ltd (NRL). Based in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, NRL is a sustainable waste solution provider processing C & D waste, green waste, wood and recycled aggregates. The new washing and water management plant (which includes a Gennaretti centrifuge system) will provide NRL with the ability to divert recycled aggregates from landfill and supply high quality clean washed materials to the local construction...
New ways for Metal Recycling
REWAVE XRF 3-way-sorting in innovative “Free-Fall”-design Recycling of metal and aluminium knows no limits because it can be remelted as scrap indefinitely. Metals, however have to be separated from non-metallic impurities, and different metals have to be sorted in pure fractions to be used as secondary raw materials substituting primary resources. Especially when it comes to aluminium a lot of energy can be saved when remelting scrap aluminium. By using secondary raw materials in the production of...