The use of polymer blends for industrial applications has become more prevalent over the past few decades. A considerable amount of research has been recently conducted to obtain new polymeric materials with enhanced attributes for specific applications or a better combination of different properties.
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Commercial Viability of the Glass Recycling Industry
Thanks to the increasing awareness of both the environmental and financial benefits of glass recycling, it isn’t just limited to individuals and households anymore. Bars, restaurants, night clubs and even entire industries have started recycling glass products. Recycling has grown beyond just a way to save the environment, it’s now an industry in its own, with some organizations that are focused solely on monetizing this new goldmine. As Today Glass is 100% is recyclable thing and are getting...
Case study - Separation of glass ceramics and leaded glass with X-ray fluorescence technology
Customer For more than 100 years the German company Reiling has been working in the field of recycling. In its founding year, Reiling began simple commodity trading but developed during the 50`s into one of the glass recycling specialists in Germany.The formerly small business, now in its fourth generation, has grown into a substantial group of companies. Nevertheless, Reiling remains largely a family-run business.Currently, Reiling has 11 branches throughout Germany.Requirements Separation of glass ceramics S...
Case study - ACTIS - Russia - glass sorting plant
Customer The headquarters of the company ACTIS, which produces new bottles for the drinks industry from waste glass collected, is located in Novocherkassk, only 30 kilometres from Rostov in Southern Russia.ACTIS emerged as a pioneer n the glass recycling industry 10 years ago. Even then, a new plant with conveyor belts, feed hopper and product bunker, washing unit and manual sorting was built. The total output was around 12 tons / hr.The main reason for this nvest-ment was the energy savings as clean cullet can...
Glass blended rapidly with abrasion resistant rotary mixer
While most reading this article may be unfamiliar with the Kopp Glass name, most are likely familiar with Kopp Glass products. From a humble beginning more than 80 years ago, as a manufacturer of red glass for railroad signals, Kopp now claims to be the world`s leading producer of precision molded industrial quality technical glass. The company is known worldwide among the industries it serves as a producer of molded borosilicate glass, a tough material that can withstand harsh industrial environments and is...
Lead and ceramic in glass industry
The lead content in recycled glass no longer poses a problem in the glass industry. Cullet recycled by REDWAVE-XRF provides superior results according to glass plants. The lead content in glass is even below the quality limits required by law.Experiences of glass plants and plant operators:The REDWAVE-XRF sorting system by BT-Wolfgang Binder GmbH for separation of leaded pieces of glass and glass ceramics has been used worldwide for a couple of yearsMr. Wolfgang Cieleback, Head of the department of glass technology...