Altpapier Sortierung Dachau Gmbh – Germany - Sensor based optical sorting for paper de-inking case study

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Courtesy of REDWAVE a division of BT-Wolfgang Binder

Customer
ASD - Altpapier Sortierung Dachau GmbH - are specialists in recycling of waste paper. The company produces high quality paper grades for their industry partners.

Requirements
The requirements are maximised gain output with the highest purities of 97% of sorted paper grades from waste paper with less than 8% de-inking loss overall.

Solution
The production line with new REDWAVE NIR/C reaches a throughput of 25 tonnes per hour. In 2010, ASD Altpapier Sortierung Dachau GmbH integrated five powerful REDWAVE Near-Infrared paper sorters with a combined colour sensor.

Materials
In the paper recycling industry, sensor based sorting technology is playing an important role in recovering valuable office paper, newspapers, magazines and other materials to be de-inked.

Low-grade fibre materials such as brown and grey cardboard, corrugated cardboard, folded boxes, printed cardboards, synthetic paper and plastic laminated paper need to be separated. Additionally, non-conforming material such as plastic, textiles, and metals are also detected and separated via Near-Infrared REDWAVE sorters.

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