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  • £30,000 fine for major shoe firm

    A major footwear firm has been ordered to pay more than £30,000 in fines and costs at Coalville Magistrates’ Court after failing to comply with packaging regulations. Brantano UK is a shoe retailer that has 147 stores in the UK. The company is based at Interlink Business Park, Bardon, in Coalville. The firm pleaded guilty to 15 charges related to not registering with the Environment ...

  • Eriez Demonstrates Nonferrous Fines Separation at RWM

    Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd will be present at RWM 2014 held between16th and 18th of September at the NEC, Birmingham, UK and demonstrate new developments with its range of eddy current separators (ECS) RevX-E. This advanced equipment will enable waste processors to achieve an extremely high level separation of nonferrous material from waste material fines. Eriez’ eddy current separator ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Scrap metal collector fined for illegal waste dumping on Scottish island

    Illegally depositing waste at a site on land next to the Stornoway to Tarbert road has cost an unlicensed scrap merchant £3,000 at Stornoway Sheriff Court last week. John Stewart McPhee pled guilty to depositing the waste on land at the Chivas Regal Site, Stornoway on or around 7 October 2006. The case was reported to the Procurator Fiscal by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA). The ...

  • Ambient Pollution Monitoring Stations For Smelter Plants

    Environnement S.A is pleased to announce a new order from NALCO India (National Aluminium Company Ltd) for the supply of 3 complete AQMS stations including analyzers such as AF22M (for SO2 monitoring) / AC32M (for NO, NO2, NOx) / CO12M (for CO and CO2 monitoring)  / MP101M particulate monitors (for PM10 / PM2.5)  for air pollution monitoring of a Smelter Plant located in Angul ...


    By Environnement S.A

  • Metals recovery JV targets waste-to-energy process

    The Netherlands: Dutch metals recovery technology specialist Inashco has established a joint venture with US firm Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. aimed at recycling ferrous and non-ferrous metals from the waste-to-energy process. The new North American business will rely on Inashco's patented and proprietary advanced dry recovery method. The partners say the non-ferrous recovery ...


    By Recycling International

  • Non-ferrous materials report

    This week MRW spoke to 14 businesses to produce this report. The market remains pretty scary with violent swings between peaks and troughs, but still remains remarkably buoyant.  Some metals, most notably aluminium, have managed to detach themselves from the shackles of currency movements, and have been in very bullish mood, but not all prices have been dragged along with them.  Dealers are keen ...

  • Eriez new eccentric rotor for RevX-E® eddy current separator

    Eriez, world leading authority in magnetic separation, announce the release of a new rotor design for its RevX-E® eddy current separator, Eriez’ most recent addition to its extensive line of recycling equipment. The new design of the eccentric magnetic rotor brings the greatest recovery of valuable non ferrous metals for application in automobile shredding, glass cullet, plastics, ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • PET-Recycling Plant at PFR Nord GmbH

    Operator of the facility: The 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 ...

  • UK firm exports a complete recycling plant to China

    The UK company, Master Magnets Ltd, have recently designed, manufactured and delivered an Eddy Current Separator plant complete with a vibratory feeder and drum magnet to a major steel recycler in China. Ghangzhou Asia Steel Ltd are one of the main steel recyclers in China, based in the region of Whampoa. They have had great success in the metal recycling market, and a few years ago they ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Recycling industry in Poland is blooming

    The steady economic growth and large investments in construction projects has opened up new opportunities for the recycling industry in Poland. Inquiries to Eldan Recycling show that an increasing number of companies want a piece of the valuable recycling cake. “The past 5 years we have noticed a steady increase in requests from Poland” says Toni Reftman ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • EC sends Portugal final warning over drinking water

    The European Commission has sent Portugal a final written warning for not complying with a 2005 European Court of Justice ruling on drinking water. The Commission has powers to ask the Court to impose fines if Portugal does not comply rapidly. Nearly eight years after the EU standards took effect and three years after the Court ruling, drinking water in many parts of Portugal is still unsafe for ...

  • Non-Ferrous report

    Prices have moved up and down throughout the week, in quite significant swings, but have now returned to a level that makes it look as though nothing has really altered all that much. This demonstrates the current volatility of the markets, with prices affected almost daily, but with no real overall impact seen as yet.  The markets will most likely be quieter over the Easter break and possibly ...

  • Rapid COD testing ‘paid for itself in three months’ and contributes to ongoing cost savings

    Bridgnorth Aluminium is a Shropshire-based company that makes high-quality aluminium products for the lithographic industry. They have a global customer base and work in an increasingly competitive marketplace. There’s no room for compromise on quality and this, combined with a genuine drive for process efficiency, investment in expansion of capacity, and a desire to reduce water ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • First Wessex’s Monksbrook Estate wins prestigious planning award

    Congratulations to First Wessex for the award winning ‘Monksbrook Estate, Eastleigh’ project. The project won the award for ‘Planning for Affordable or Discounted Housing’ at the prestigious Planning and Placemaking Awards ceremony back in ...


    By HBS Group Southern Ltd.

  • MeWa introduces new special shredder for cable waste

    Accordingly cable waste promises high output quality, this recycled content is a sought-after commodity. MeWa Recycling Maschinen und Anlagenbau GmbH in Gechingen, Germany, introduces for the first time with the CableCutter CC 1200 a machine that is completely geared towards breaking down cable waste. Especially the plant efficiency of the treatment process can be decisively increased by this new ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • Pilkington Goes to the Masters

    After hunting the market place, and obtaining quotations from various magnetic separator manufacturers world wide, Pilkington decided to use Master Magnets Ltd to supply them with a disc separator. Pilkington is one of the world’s largest manufactures of glass and glazing products.They are renowned for high quality products supplying major organisations such as car manufacturers. To guarantee ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • A Very Special Day

    Never afraid to try out a new and unusual approach, Steinert resolved back at the beginning of the year to stage its own in-house event parallel to the Entsorga 2006 trade fair. And no sooner had the decision been taken than the perfect name was also found: the Steinert Open '06. The associations with a golf or a tennis tournament are only partly intentional. The event was indeed open to the ...

  • Largest LDPE /HDPE bottle processing facility installed in France

    Holzmag AG Recycling Technology, based in Dornach outside Basel, announced the start-up in April 2007 of a recycling facility for LDPE /HDPE bottles to be operated by the French firm Desjoyaux in St. Etienne. Desjoyaux, one of the world’s largest swimming pool manufacturers, produces prefabricated pool elements and uses granulate pellets to strengthen and support pools. The challenge was to ...


  • Tar and Pitch

    The pumps used have to be heated and have wear resistant bearings. Tar is often transported in ships. The pumps on board bring the tar to the storage tank from which it is pumped to the distillation towers where it is fragmented. During the process about half the tar ends up as pitch. Pitch is among others used to produce electrodes for the aluminium industry. Normally the pitch is circulated in ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • ARN Invests in Further Expansion with Swiss Delamination and Separation Plant

    ARN Recycling BV is the first company to operate the new CCM20RT delamination mill produced by swissRTec.  The CCM20RT is based around the same design as its predecessors, the CCM10 and CCM15RT, however it makes a big step forward in power and size. ARN, an experienced processor of ASR in the Netherlands, is ...


    By Auto Recycling Nederland

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