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  • Enval demonstrates aluminium recovery technology in recycling trials

    Enval's pioneering technology will provide the recycling solution for a project to assess the feasibility of including flexible laminate packaging, such as food and drink pouches, pet food pouches and toothpaste tubes, in existing household recycling schemes. The project is being conducted in partnership with Anthesis LRS, SUEZ environnement, Nestlé UK & Ireland, Coca-Cola Enterprises. ...


    By Enval Limited

  • EU aluminium beverage can recycling hits 63%

    Aluminium drinks can recycling has increased to 63% across the EU27, data from the European Aluminium Association (EAA) has found. During the past two years, the recycling rate for aluminium cans has risen by 5.4%, going from 57.7% in 2006, to 61.8% in 2007 and reaching 63.1% in 2009. Germany recycles the most cans, with a rate of 96% by using the Green Dot scheme, which means the product ...

  • Mitsubishi and Tetronics to tackle hazardous waste from aluminium industry

    A new collaboration partnership will see Mitsubishi Corporation and Tetronics working together to treat the problematic Spent PotLiner (SPL) hazardous waste that is routinely generated during the manufacturing of aluminium. Tetronics Ltd., a leader in the supply of Direct Current (DC) plasma waste recovery plants for the treatment of hazardous waste and metal recovery, announced the signing of a ...

  • Rössl & Duso launches its new line of shredders for Aluminium scrap

    Rössl & Duso S.p.a. has a long tradition on mechanical machining of large industrial parts in forged, cast or sheet steel, like turbine casings, naval shafts, rings, etc. for the power, oil/chemical, nuclear and naval industries. The works are carried out exclusively with CNC machines. The company was created in 1970 and is part of the medium-size manufacturing industries of the Veneto region ...


    By Rossl & Duso Group S.p.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

  • TITECH solutions for quality fractions in organics, metals and wire recovery at EcoCity 2009

    The recovery of high quality end fractions from a range of waste streams is showcased by TITECH at this year’s EcoCity exhibition.  TITECH, widely recognised as the industry leader in sensor-based sorting solutions, is unveiling new configurations of its systems that have been designed to provide effective solutions to common problems encountered in a number of market applications. These ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Hunting for Hidden Treasure - The International Trade Fair for Waste Management and Environmental Technology shows how waste can be turned into valuable resources

    Urban mining — the recovery of raw materials from waste — is the vision of the future for the global waste-management industry. This aims to conserve natural resources and protect the environment, but that's not all. For today, there are also increasingly good business reasons to recycle and reuse materials from the waste generated in advanced economies. This is because of a growing demand — and ...


    By Koelnmesse GmbH

  • More Magnetic Separation to Achieve EU Targets?

    The UK recycling publication MRW featured a news article entitled ‘Metal targets matter’ in the 11 October 2014 issue. The article stated that Alupro, the UK’s aluminium packaging industry association, expressed concerns at suggested EU packaging recycling targets for 2030. Alupro quoted recycling rates for aluminium packaging as now being over 43% but also added “we ...


  • Eriez® President and CEO to present at 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC 2015)

    Tim Shuttleworth, Eriez® President and CEO, will present a paper titled “Profitability Clearing the Chinese ‘Green Fence’” at the 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC 2015). The event will be held March 25-27 in Berlin, Germany. Eriez-Europe will be a featured exhibitor. Shuttleworth’s presentation will focus on Eriez’ ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • TITECH to reveal next generation sensor-based at IFAT Entsorga, Munich, May 7-11

    Sensor-based sorting systems pioneer TITECH has been at the forefront of researching, designing, developing and manufacturing solutions for all types of waste and recycling challenges for 20 years, and it will reveal its latest next generation system at the IFAT ENTSORGA exhibition, Munich, on May 7-11. Regarded as the world’s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Spotlight on mineral and energy resources

    The 2nd Korea-Australia Joint Symposium on technology for the sustainable development of mineral and energy resources included presentations from local and international researchers as well as industry representatives. The symposium highlighted recent research conducted by scientists from the Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources (KIGAM) and CSIRO. The organisations have been ...

  • With Two Former Executives of Veolia Environnnement and Technip at Its Helm, ECOCEANE has Established Itself Firmly on the North American Market

    PARIS -The innovative French company demonstrated its capabilities during the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Through the creation of the subsidiary Ecoceane North America directed by the former President and CEO of Veolia Environnement North American Operations, and the launching of the Workglop introduced by the former Senior Vice-Chairman of Technip, ECOCEANE will be marketing its range of ...


    By Ecoceane

  • Research breathes ‘new life’ into lithium ion battery packs

    Novel separation techniques to recover high-value metal compounds from automotive battery packs are being explored as part of a £14 million research consortium. The AMPLiFII Project (Automated Module-to-pack Pilot Line for Industrial Innovation) has received £10 million of funding from the UK’s ...

  • ‘Smart’ windows to cut energy use in buildings by 20%

    A consortium of three European manufacturers and suppliers of windows and ventilation systems has created a new technology for energy efficient heat recovery windows for the renovation of residential and commercial buildings. In winter, windows and ventilation are a significant source of heat loss, particularly in older buildings, and the new windows address this. The smart  ...


    By European Commission

  • Alliance & Leicester Commercial Bank Funds Major Investment at Grosvenor

    MAJOR INVESTMENT AT GROSVENOR Grosvenor, a leading specialist in the recycling and recovery of recyclable materials, has announced a major investment in a third 80,000 tonne production line at its head office site in Crayford, Kent. In total, a further £1.5 million investment has financed advanced equipment for its Materials Recycling Facility (MRF), with the investment funded by Alliance & ...


  • 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 ...

  • Nanoparticles present in residues of waste incineration plant

    The use of nanomaterials in consumer goods is growing, as is their presence in waste. A new study is the first to follow the fate of engineered nanoparticles through the entire waste incineration chain. The results indicate current filter technology is effective in removing nanoparticles from flue gas, but that nanoparticles also bind to residues, such as fly ash and slag, which eventually end up ...

  • Rental partnership announced for portable metal analysers

    Ashtead Technology has been appointed as the exclusive rental partner for the world's top selling range of portable XRF analysers from Niton UK. The agreement will cover UK and Republic of Ireland markets. XRF analysers provide fast, non-destructive, qualitative and quantitative assessment of metals and alloys in a variety of materials. Applications include quality control in manufacturing, metal ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • EU exporting more waste, including hazardous waste

    Waste is increasingly moving across EU borders, for recovery or disposal. This is true for waste shipments between EU countries, and also transfers of waste outside the EU, according to a new assessment from the European Environment Agency (EEA). Increasingly stringent and harmonised waste policies in the EU have led countries to transport more waste material elsewhere, for example if ...

  • Britain’s largest MRF achieves higher value materials with TITECH

    Greenstar, one of the UK's leading recycling-led waste management companies, is using TITECH automated sorting systems at its Aldridge-based MRF – currently the largest MRF in Britain. Britain’s largest MRF achieves higher value materials with TITECH Greenstar, one of the UK's leading recycling-led waste management companies, is using TITECH automated sorting systems at its Aldridge-based MRF – ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

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