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  • Innovative industrial plant for the recycling of Automotive Shredder Residues - ASR, also called car-fluff

    GreenFluff, an Italian company, puts forward an innovative process for the disposal of car-fluff (the waste of the process of vehicle scrap disposal) by means of the implementation of an innovative industrial plant able to process, condition and recycle the Automotive Shredder Residues (ASR) which, in lack of valuable technological alternatives, are currently disposed in landfill. The ...


  • Automotive designers urged to consider ‘simpler’ materials for future vehicle recyclability

    Automotive engineers and manufacturers should consider ‘simpler’ materials over high-performance composites at the initial design stage so that new motor vehicles can be more readily recycled at the end of their lives, urges a leading UK-based plastics recycler. With no currently viable recycling routes for many of the recently developed materials used in modern lightweight vehicles, ...

  • F1315 reconditional industrial shredder available now!

    We have available a 2-shaft shredder F15HP series mod. F 1315 with shaft central supports. Equipped with a 11 kW electric motor, blades mix 1 hook high and radial hook, coupled, 24 mm thickness. Shredding chamber: 1,268 x 620 mm. Recommended for light applications such as wood, plastic panels, automotive components. Less for heavy applications for example paper or tyres. SatrindTech ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • swissRTec America Announces Kubota Vertical Shredder Captures ASR Market

    swissRTec, a company specializing in recycling technology, has announced that one of its key products, the dynamic Kubota Vertical Shredder, is now available for ASR processing in the United States. Based in Kensington, NH, swissRTec America, Inc., is a wholly-owned subsidiary of swissRTec International of Switzerland. The company sells technology and mechanical systems to the recycling industry ...


    By swissRTec America, Inc.

  • 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

  • WEIMA K 2013 Trade Show Highlights

    For this year’s K trade show in Düsseldorf, Germany, WEIMA will be presenting the all-new WLK 800 as part of its newest single-shaft shredder series for plastic applications. The current generation of the proven Spider 1500 shredder with an innovative drive concept will also be on display. Finally the time has come! The leading trade show for the plastic and rubber industry ...


    By WEIMA

  • SwissRTec to Attend E-Scrap 2016

    swissRTec America of Kensington, NH, a company specializing in recycling technology, will attend the E-Scrap 2016 Conference on September 20-22, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, LA . swissRTec America, Inc., is a wholly-owned subsidiary of swissRTec International of Switzerland. The company sells technology and mechanical systems to the recycling industry on an international scale, and ...


    By swissRTec America, Inc.

  • WEIMA to Exhibit at K-Show 2013

    K-Show 2013 is the leading tradeshow within the plastics industry, and as a leader in plastics size reduction technology, WEIMA will be present once again. The K-Show 2-13 will be held in Düsseldorf, Germany from October 16th-23rd. WEIMA Maschinenbau GmbH (Hall 9, Booth A59) will be debuting the newest single-shaft shredder-- the WLK 800. The Spider 1500, which has an innovative drive shaft ...


  • Axion Polymers launches Axpoly PP51 from ELV

    Axion Polymers has added Axpoly PP51, derived from end-of-life vehicles (ELV), to its range of 100% recycled polymer materials after months of detailed research and significant investment. The Salford-based recycling specialist claims its new high performance grade of black polypropylene (PP) has great potential for closed-loop applications in new automotive-related ...

  • How to drive the Circular Economy in the auto sector

    A new set of legislative drivers which use ‘more carrots, less sticks’ is needed if the automotive sector is to deliver greater sustainability within the Circular Economy for recycled plastic content in new vehicles, suggests a leading plastics recycler. Fresh strategies are required, such as rewarding ‘desirable’ behaviours and encouraging individual producer ...

  • New roles at Axion Polymers’ ELV recycling plant

    Axion Polymers has made two new senior appointments at its advanced automotive shredder waste processing plant (SWAPP) in Trafford Park. Mike Bennett is promoted to Technical Manager with wider responsibility for longer-term large-scale development projects at Axion. The SWAPP facility already delivers the 2015 EU ELV 95% recycling and ...

  • Further £1 million investment optimises Axion Polymers’ ELV plant

    Plastics recycler Axion Polymers has invested a further £1 million this year to optimise materials recovery from end-of-life vehicles at its purpose-built plant at Trafford Park, Manchester, UK – one of the most advanced of its type in Europe. Axion’s in-house engineering team designed, built and now operates the highly-specialised, multi-million pound Shredder Waste Advanced ...

  • Axion Polymers invests in lab facilities to boost SRF quality

    Axion Polymers has invested significantly in new laboratory and testing facilities to ensure consistent quality of its Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) products and to satisfy the stringent standards of its technical end markets. It has installed a laboratory-scale furnace unit at its large-scale processing facility, Shredder Waste Advanced Processing Plant (SWAPP), in Trafford Park, Manchester to ...

  • Axion Polymers' pioneering ELV recycling plant wins Resource Revolution Award

    Axion Polymers has won the Technology Trailblazer Materials Recovery category of the Resource Revolution Awards 2013 for its pioneering work in recycling materials from end-of-life vehicles for re-use in new and closed-loop applications, such as automotive components. Designed, built and now operated by Axion’s in-house engineering team, the multi-million pound Shredder Waste Advanced ...

  • Axion highlights technologies for new waste streams at Interplas 2011

    New approaches and innovative technologies for recovering the wide variety of co-mingled plastics from household and commercial waste streams will be explained by resource recovery specialist Axion Consulting at Interplas 2011. Challenges faced by materials recovery facilities (MRFs) in processing rising volumes of previously difficult-to recycle plastic materials - ...

  • 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2015

    The 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2015 organised by ICM AG will be held from March 25 – 27, 2015 in the Hotel Palace in Berlin, Germany. Delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The conference will bring together the various links in ...

  • Custom recycled polymer blends are new focus for Axion Polymers

    Plastics recycler Axion Polymers has recruited a dedicated polymer technologist to its technical sales team with a specific focus on expanding its range of Axpoly and Axplas high-grade 100% recycled polymers for new markets and specific end user requirements. Shaun Phizacklea, a Manchester University chemistry graduate with extensive experience in rigid plastic recycling, joins Commercial ...

  • European Presidential candidate officially opens Axion Polymers’ SWAPP ELV laboratory

    New laboratory testing facilities at Axion Polymers’ Manchester-based end-of-life (ELV) vehicle recycling facility have been officially opened by the Liberal candidate for European Commission President and former Prime Minister of Belgium Guy Verhofstadt MEP. Mr Verhofstadt praised Axion’s progress at its advanced multi-million pound Shredder Waste Advanced Processing Plant ...

  • Axion Polymers appoints new Salford Operations Manager

    Axion Polymers has appointed Laura Smith as Commercial Operations Manager at its plastics processing site in Salford following the departure of Steve Bell after 15 years with the company. Steve, who is taking up a new management role with a leading UK master-batch and additives producer, started working at the Langley Road South site as a polymer colourist in September 2001. He has seen ...

  • 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2015

    DRIVING INNOVATION The 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2015 organised by ICM AG will be held from March 25 – 27, 2015 in the Hotel Palace in beautiful Berlin, Germany. Delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The conference will bring ...

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