Pre-separation of household plastics from EfW plant in-feed case study

0

Courtesy of Axion Group - Axion Consulting

Challenge:

  • Client tendering for large scale Energy from Waste (EfW) facility.
  • Axion asked to provide separation and sorting of plastic fractions in residual household waste.

Axion Solution:

  • Axion evaluated volume and mix of plastics in the target waste stream.
  • Modelled range of plant options to remove and separate various polymer types.
  • Focused attention on benefits of reducing calorific value (CV) of incinerator in-feed by plastic removal.
  • Developed flow sheet, capital expenditure and ROI model.

Results & Performance:

  • Presented to client.
  • Being considered for a number of projects.

Customer comments

No comments were found for Pre-separation of household plastics from EfW plant in-feed case study. Be the first to comment!