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  • Start-up of the 500th BRT HARTNER Bag Opener

    Ibbenbüren / Herten. The sorting plant of AGR-DAR in Herten processes, sorts and assembles light weight packaging material for recycling. This procedure starts with the BO Bag Opener from BRT HARTNER: the BO with integrated feed hopper is filled by wheel loader with the bags stored in the reception hall. The incorporated moving floor conveyor with a new, modified drive pushes the material to ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • Light packing material - new installation for opening plastic bags

    Metso Denmark has developed a special cutting table for our well-known Metso 4000 series. It is a shredder that doesn’t shred too much but, nevertheless, does exactly the right job – in other words: it’s the perfect bag opener for the transition from the yellow bag to the new container collection.  The new bag opener has ...


  • Sanitary bulk bag conditioner

    BETHLEHEM, PA — Flexicon Corporation has introduced a new Sanitary Bulk Bag Conditioner for loosening of bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, allowing bulk bag unloaders to discharge it through bag spouts. The stainless steel conditioner features ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Bag Dumping System with Glove Box, Compactor, Conveyor

    A new Flexicon Bag Dumping System with glove box, bag compactor and flexible screw conveyor, isolates bulk material from the operator and plant environment throughout opening, dumping and compaction of bags, and the conveying of material downstream. Bags are staged on a stainless steel tabletop and then transferred through ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Bag Splitters for MSW and Commercial Waste?

    Bag splitters were designed for processing of lightweight packaging material. Consequently, they are almost only used for recovery of such materials. Should this be all bag splitters could be used for? Since 15 years, the German BRT Recycling Technologie GmbH has been showing other interesting fields of application for this proven system. As sole manufacturer of bag splitters in the ...


  • Bag Splitters for MSW and Commercial Waste?

    Bag splitters were designed for processing of lightweight packaging material. Consequently, they are almost only used for recovery of such materials. Should this be all bag splitters could be used for? Since 15 years, the German BRT Recycling Technologie GmbH has been showing other interesting fields of application for this proven system.   As sole manufacturer of bag splitters in the ...


  • Nano `tea bag` purifies water

    Scientists have reversed the action of the humble herbal tea bag to purify water on a small scale. Instead of infusing water with flavour, a sachet sucks up toxic contamination when fitted into the neck of a water bottle. The researchers, at Stellenbosch University, South Africa, hope communities that have no water-cleaning facilities will use it to purify dirty water. The sachets are made from ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • New dedicated BakerCorp filtration office opened in Chicago

    BakerCorp, the industry leader in containment, pumping, filtration and shoring solutions, announced today the opening of its newest filtration branch located in Chicago, IL.  The addition of the filtration product line comes in response to growing market demand for customized filtration solutions and services in the Midwest. “Increasingly stringent environmental standards continue to ...


    By BakerCorp

  • Eaton Announces the Launch of its Most Competitively Priced Multi-bag Filter Housing System for High Volume Applications

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced the introduction of its most competitively priced multi-bag filter housing system for high volume applications. The PROLINE 100™ Series filter housings are 100 PSI rated, non-coded vessels for use with standard #2 size filter bags. The new HE Series vessel design offers a spring assisted lifting mechanism that balances ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • 12th Eco Expo Asia Opens Today at AsiaWorld-Expo Features Public Day and New Startup Zone Outdoor & Tech Light Expo also Opens

    The 12th edition of Eco Expo Asia, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the HKSAR Government, opened today at the AsiaWorld-Expo. The opening ceremony was officiated by Wong Kam-sing, GBS, JP, Secretary for the Environment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Aquagenx Compartment Bag Test Integrated With the mWater Mobile App Simplifies Onsite Water Quality Testing

    Aquagenx, LLC is excited to announce its portable water quality test for E. coli bacteria, the Compartment Bag Test (CBT), is supported by the mWater Mobile App. mWater is a free, open source data platform for managing projects in water, sanitation and health. It uses smartphone GPS and cameras to map and monitor anything, perform mobile surveys and share test results in real time. ...


    By Aquagenx, LLC

  • Busch Systems Introduces NEW Waste Watcher

    Small Areas? No Problem!Busch Systems is proud to introduce our New Waste Watcher. The Waste Watcher if fully customizable with choices of openings, variety of colors and labels. It also comes standard with internal bag hooks creating a streamline look with no visible bag. The Waste Watcher is available with a locking lid and a secure paper slot for document destruction. The Waste Watcher is ...

  • New Plastic PMD System at IMOG, Belgium

    IMOG is an intermunicipal public sanitary authority in South West Flanders. IMOG ensures the integrated waste management for 11 municipalities with well over 230,000 inhabitants. At IMOG’s PMD sorting facility more than 4,000 tonnes/year of separately collected mixed light packaging material (PMD) and PP material are processed. Situation: ...

  • STREAMTEK™ Air Curtain System for Efficient Industrial Applications

    Charlotte, NC –October 3, 2011 – In keeping with their allegiance towards creating superior compressed air-operated products, STREAMTEK ™ Corp has introduced the latest range of air curtains (air knives). These air curtains—available in Regular and Advanced versions—are poised to deliver efficient and energy saving compressed air for large drying, cleaning or cooling ...


    By STREAMTEK Corp

  • Meet TOM, the ideal Waste Compaction System for Public Spaces

    Tomra Compaction AB, part of  the TOMRA Group, launches TOM,  the newest member of the product family. TOM, which takes up about as much space as an ordinary waste bin, can hold up to seven times more waste than the conventional bin and is perfect for compacting lightweight waste in crowded high-traffic areas like ...


    By Orwak AB

  • TOMRA Launches TOM, a waste compaction system for public spaces

    TOMRA Collection Solutions, a unit of TOMRA North America, today announced the release of TOM, new waste system for public spaces that is a trash receptacle and compactor in one. TOM – which takes up about as much space as an ordinary trash bin – can hold up to seven times more waste than the conventional bin, and is idea for use in cafés, restaurants, transportation hubs, ...


    By Tomra Systems ASA

  • Moscow Airport selects GE Security for industry-first explosives detection system

    GE Security, Inc., a business of GE Enterprise Solutions (NYSE:GE) and Moscow International Airport Domodedovo has announced GE’s Homeland Protection business has been chosen to provide two integrated advanced technology CTX 9000 DSi/XRD 3500 system-of-systems explosives detection solutions to the airport. The systems are planned for commercial operation at the beginning of next year ...


    By General Electric

  • Spiroflow – the environmentally friendly choice!

    We live in a world 4.6 billion years old with a known life span of a further 5 billion years. However its current inhabitants are threatened by the exhaustion of energy reserves and pollution. That’s the bad news, but the good news is that man’s instinct for survival is pushing the sciences associated with alternative energy and waste management forward at an exciting and encouraging rate. ...


    By Spiroflow Ltd

  • Sorting of gift wraps and cardboard boxes

    Short before Christmas, somehow everybody is kind of specialist for paper and packaging material. At home, this theme is finished latest on Christmas Day. In your plant however, you have to cope with this material all the year round, every day. High requirements are put on your work. But there is no need to feel stressed! BRT sorting systems help you to face even the post-Christmas extra quantity ...


  • Access to Plastics Recycling More Widespread Than Previously Believed

    A study released today by Moore Recycling Associates Inc. found that a much larger portion of the U.S. population has ready access to recycle commonly used plastics than previously believed. Specifically the study, "Plastics Recycling Collection: National Reach Study," found that 94 percent of Americans have access to recycle plastic bottles ...

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