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  • Axion’s research reveals ‘good’ potential for automatic sorting of waste plastic food contact packaging

    Automatic sorting systems designed to boost the recycled content of plastic food packaging could be available within a few years, claims resource recovery specialist Axion Consulting. Following its technical research undertaken for WRAP, Axion says major breakthroughs in sorting technologies could increase the recycling of an estimated 180,000 tonnes of waste polypropylene (PP) pots, tubs and ...


    By Axion Group

  • TOMRA Sorting presents fines copper sorting at Ecomondo 2012

    Sensor-based sorting equipment provider TOMRA Sorting has unveiled an innovative solution for copper wire and cable recyclers. The new TITECH combisense [chute] was launched at Ecomondo, the international trade fair of material and energy recovery and sustainable development, held at Rimini Fiera, Rimini, Italy, from 7 to 10 November. Copper granulate, recovered by the recycling process of copper ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Redwave Equips Plastics Sorting Plant

    Gleisdorf, Austria-based Redwave has supplied automated sorting equipment to a plastics recycling plant operated by recycling firm Saubermacher Dienstleistungs AG. The plant in Graz, Austria, has undergone €10 million ($11.7 million) in expansion projects in the last several years. Saubermacher estimate the Graz facility is now the largest plastic sorting plant in Austria. Saubermacher ...

  • Sorting plastics: a new device for the recycling industry

    There is a clear need to increase the amount of plastic that is recycled to conserve and recover resources and energy and to relieve pressure on landfill sites. However, recycling plastic waste is problematic as there are many types of plastics: each type has different physical and chemical properties. A recent study has assessed the effectiveness of a new separating technology which sorts ...

  • Discounts On Municipal Solid Waste Sorting Machines

    If you are accountable for the vast majority of municipal solid waste that is certainly processed inside your city, you know how important it is actually to possess a proper sorting machine. Solid waste could be convoluted, containing numerous materials, a few of which might be sold to get a profit. When you have ever extracted plastic, or rubber tires out of this waste material, you are aware ...

  • Fast Aluminum Sorting with Handheld X-ray

    Introducing the Turbocharged X-300 and the SciAps Aluminum App The X-300 is now available with a “turbocharged” option and an optimized aluminum alloy sorting app. SciAps’ latest X-ray tube technology operates at a beam current of 500 uA in the low voltage setting. Other brand’s are limited to 100 uA – 200 uA. The highly energized ...


    By SciAps, Inc.

  • Opening of the biggest plastic sorting plant in Austria

    Shortly before Christmas 2017, Saubermacher Dienstleistungs AG placed an order with REDWAVE for the planning and construction of the expansion and renewal of the plastic packaging sorting plant in Graz Puntigam. Around 2 million € were invested in the plant expansion; over the last few years, a total of over 10 million € has been invested in Graz by Saubermacher. On 21st June 2018, the ...

  • ROWE Nuremberg opens new paper sorting plant

    The direction forward in Nuremberg are set for the highest quality standards in the field of waste paper sorting for household waste. To meet the steadily increasing demands on deinking cleanliness and efficiency, ROWE GmbH in Nurem­berg decided to fundamentally renew the existing waste paper sorting system and to bring it in line with state-of-the-art tech­nology. In terms of ...

  • Automation of systems as well as optimization of the paper sorting process

    The direction forward in Nuremberg are set for the highest quality standards in the field of waste paper sorting for household waste. To meet the steadily increasing demands on deinking cleanliness and efficiency, ROWE GmbH in Nuremberg decided to fundamentally renew the existing waste paper sorting system and to bring it in line with state-of-the-art technology. In terms of fully automatic ...

  • Tomra Sorting Recycling’s Automated Sorting Systems Play Vital Role At Msw Treatment Plant In Xiamen, China

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s advanced sensor-based technology is replacing manual sorting in China, enabling the recovery of higher yields and greater purity of valuable resources from municipal solid waste (MSW) streams. Advanced sensor-based waste sorting systems from TOMRA Sorting Recycling are playing a crucial role in the operation of the recently completed MSW treatment plant in the ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • The most efficient plastic sorting system › Bollegraaf Recycling Solutions

    The Appingedam-based company Bollegraaf Recycling Solutions and Daly Plastics, located in Zutphen, have completed the installation of the most efficient and professional industrial plastic sorting system in the Netherlands. The two companies pooled their expertise to create an innovative, modular and fully automatic recycling system. The capacity targets set for the system were exceeded by more ...

  • EZ-ATP: breakthrough in automatic microbiological monitoring

    AppliTek is proud to unveil the latest advances in the development of the EZ-ATP On-line Microbiological Analyzer. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) test kits are commonly used for microbiological monitoring. The test includes a relatively fast and easy assay of the microbial content of the sample based on the detection of the ATP molecule, the central energy carrier found in and around ...


    By AppliTek NV

  • MSS Inc. releases New Optical Sorting technology, L-VIS

    MSS Inc., a world leading manufacturer of optical sorting equipment, recently introduced a new high-resolution color camera sorting system for small particle applications, such as shredded and granulated materials – the L-VIS. The L-VIS is designed for color-sorting applications such as shredded electronic scrap to extract high-value commodities (printed circuit boards, copper, etc). It ...


    By MSS, Inc.

  • TOMRA`s Artificial Intelligence pushes the boundaries of automated sorting and quality control!

    With nearly 85,000 systems installed in eighty countries, the TOMRA Group is the world leader in intelligent sensor systems for waste sorting. TOMRA is also the leader in the French market of automated sorting, with 900 machines in service. And this is not a coincidence. At the origin of the first collector for returnable bottles, and as the inventor of the high-performance near-infrared (NIR) ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • New textile sorting technology can make new garments out of old textiles

    A process which will see low grade textiles turned into new garments is being developed by Dutch organisation Textiles 4 Textiles. The European Union project has developed a machine which can automatically sort unwearable textiles by chemical composition and colour, creating a new market for low-grade textiles. The textiles are then shredded and spun into new threads, which are woven into new ...

  • Blue Marble introduces automatic projection recovery for map files

    With the release of Blue Marble Desktop 2.0 a few weeks ago Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) introduced never before seen functionality for automatic projection recovery for both raster and vector data.  Whether it is coordinate, vector, or raster data the Blue Marble Desktop allows users to address data conversion challenges in the same application interface ...


    By Blue Marble Geographics

  • ANDRITZ to supply Malaysia’s first automatic recycling plant for refrigerators and electrical/electronic scrap from private households

    ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Shan Poornam Green Tech, a subsidiary of Shan Poornam Metals Sdn Bhd, a company specializing in scheduled waste and non-scheduled waste recycling with headquarters in Penang, Malaysia, to supply an automatic recycling plant for refrigerators and electrical/electronic waste and recovery of chlorofluorocarbon ...

  • Ecomondo 2010

    The Ecomondo environmental trade fair, taking place every year, is an international trade fair for recycling, energy recovery and sustainable development. This year at the Ecomondo TITECH presented the TITECH combisense to sort live copper and brass out of E-Scrap to the highest degree of purity. The AppDesk attracted the attention of many visitors and demonstrated the company's waste sorting ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • New E-scrap recycling plant in Greece

    The plant is designed for a performance of 6 t/h and equipped with a new shredding technology for gentle opening of large electronic units like washing machines, dish washers, electric cookers, vending machines, switchboard cabinets, server stations and many more. The incoming E-scrap is fed by conveying belt or gripper directly into the funnel of the special shredder. By the working method of ...

  • Tomra France celebrates 10 years of recycling solutions for the French market at Pollutec

    On the occasion of its 10th anniversary, TOMRA France will present its latest innovations in automation solutions for optimizing recycling performance at the Pollutec Show, from November 29 to December 2, 2016 at Lyon Eurexpo. TOMRA Sorting Recycling will feature proven solutions for sorting black polymers and black objects from packaging. Recycling targets set by the EU have become ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

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