The Paper Mill in Birmingham is the largest paper recycling facility in the Midlands, producing 200,000 tonnes per year of liner and board. VWS are providing on-site biological treatment of the papermaking wastewater. An anaerobic reactor reduces the majority of the dissolved organic load in the mill wastewater.
Pulp & paper, Smurfit Kappa SSK group
Reliability and prepress technology deciding factors when Stena Recycling chose Presona
Stena Recycling in Kristianstad, Sweden, is featuring a new Presona LP 100 DH4S baler, increasing its baling capacity and ensuring production with a minimum of stoppages. Stena Recycling’s Kristianstad facility is one of the company’s 165 recycling plants in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Poland and manages a wide variety of materials from municipal and business collections. It was when the recycling giant consolidated the two facilities in Kristianstad, in southern Sweden, that the need for...
How to set up an office recycling program
The Paperless Project states the average office worker uses 10,000 sheets of paper a year, and 45% of paper used by office workers is trash by the end of the day. CalRecycle reports that over 785,000 tons of recyclable office paper are disposed of every year in California alone. The good news is that there’s a huge opportunity for offices to make an impact on the amount of waste they divert from landfill through recycling paper alone. Here’s 10 tips to help you set up a successful office recycling...
Pulp & Paper Water Treatment - A look at optimizing water resource management
Application Case Study (Pulp/Paper Operations) The pulp and paper industry has traditionally been a consumer of large amounts of fresh water and power. Recently, increased focus has been given to the optimized efficiency of paper mills and to the environmental sustainability footprint of the industry. Therefore, water resource management has become a more critical factor facing the industry. Several reasons include a need for operating and maintenance cost savings, water resource shortages, and environmental...
UNTHA optimises WtE production and metal recycling at Turkish paper mill
An UNTHA shredder is now fully operational in Turkey’s first solid waste incineration plant. The single step XR3000C has transformed Modern Enerji’s approach to metal recycling, at the same time as boosting the production of Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF). The XR installation came about when Modern Enerji – part of Eren Holdings – sought a more effective technique for shredding its high calorific material stream. The team had been processing pulper ropes from the neighbouring paper mill,...
Defining the balance in Recycling report
Our report examines industry sectors to show how businesses can focus on generating quality recycling by following the principles of the waste hierarchy. In the current climate there’s a huge global market for materials of the right quality and this provides a real opportunity for those businesses that produce consistently high quality material for recycling. Growth in global recovered paper demand alone is expected to increase 2.5 per cent per year, reaching 346 million tonnes by 2029. While there are...