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  • 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 ...

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    Waste management in Russia under reform

    Russia is undergoing a reorganization of its waste management system. The future emphasis will be on increasing recycling while still acknowledging the need for more authorized landfill capacity. This means that there is a growing market for waste separation methods as well as technology prolonging the lifecycle of landfills. A delegation of Russian waste management directors visited the ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Innovative sorting of Aluminium and Zorba

    REDWAVE XRF new sorting possibillities for the aluminium recycling industry Introduction There are no limits set to the recycling of metals, they can be reused without limitation and to one hundred percent. Of course, metals have to be separated from non-metal impurities and different metals have to be sorted in pure fractions to be able to use them as secondary ...

  • 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.

  • The Masters ‘Sort Out’ BMW

    Master Magnets Ltd custom built and designed a swarf separator for one of the world’s largest car manufacturers. BMW had the problem of obtaining clean aluminium from left over swarf at their engine manufacturing plant at Castle Bromwich in the Midlands BMW. BMW had the problem of obtaining clean aluminium from left over swarf at their engine manufacturing plant at Castle Bromwich in the ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Equal ejections help sort glass

    What is your product? Redwave's three-way sensor-based sorting machine for glass fines from 2mm. How does it work? The Redwave CX is for material 6-50mm and the CXF for fine material 2-12mm, Both machines are equipped with a completely reworked three-way system. By rearranging the valve units, the same high performance at the first and second eject ...

  • Viridor wins Lincolnshire sorting contract

    Viridor has won a three-year contract with Lincolnshire County Council to transport and sort mixed recyclables in a bid to increase recycling levels. Serving the districts of West Lindsey and City of Lincoln, Viridor will sort and market 19,000 tonnes of material at its materials recycling facility in Crayford, Kent. The contract, running to March 2013, will have a two-year extension option. ...

  • 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 ...

  • TOMRA Sorting showcases metal sorting systems at CMRA Annual Convention, China

    With China’s need for ultra-efficient metal waste sorting growing rapidly, TOMRA Sorting exhibited its latest automated sorting systems at the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association (CMRA) Annual Convention. Held in Guangzhou from November 7-9, the convention is the country’s leading expo for the conservation and re-use of metals. TOMRA Sorting showcased its latest ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Redwave welcomes next generation sorting

    Redwave’s 2i sorting system has been equipped with new ‘interactive ‘intelligence’ which can not only be used to directly run the sorting machine, but also anywhere, anytime on mobile devices and computers in real-time. This development of advanced human-machine-computer communication and access to real-time analytics and statistics provides the ability to monitor, ...

  • TOMRA Sorting’s expertise in metal sorting grows with opening of Alumetal’s new Polish plant

    One of Europe’s largest aluminium casting alloy producers has opened a new plant in NowaSól, Poland, containing three state-of-the-art TITECH sorting machines. Alumental SA’s new plant produces high grade aluminium scrap, for re-smelting and supply to the automotive industry, which is then made into eco-efficient, high-end products. The plant, which opened in June, contains ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • TOMRA Sorting showcases sensor-based waste sorting systems at IFAT Africa 2017

    Industry pioneer and manufacturer of high-efficiency waste and metal sorting systems TOMRA Sorting is pleased to announce its attendance at IFAT Africa 2017, taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa from September 12 – 14, 2017. TOMRA Sorting will feature its latest sorting solutions in Hall 5, Stand 17 (German pavilion). Staff will be available to share in-depth recycling expertise and ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Why You Require A Waste Sorting Plant

    When you operate in the garbage or recycling industries you may want to invest in a waste sorting plant in the event you don't curently have one. This machine can take all the waste and sort it out therefore you don't must have people do this time-consuming project for you. You can expect to reduce labor costs when you purchase one of those machines and will also help you get a good deal done ...

  • VETRO glass cullet sorting machine at ECOMONDO

    It has just successfully ended up the ECOMONDO fair in Rimini (ITA), where SEA has shown a preview of VETRO, the latest series of glass cullet sorting machines. VETRO represents the best sorting solution for: CSP separation (ceramic, stones, porcelain, etc) Separation of heat resistant glass from flint glass Color sorting into ...


    By SEA srl

  • 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 ...

  • Mixed Waste sorting takes off with TITECH

    Following their success at a revolutionary MRF in Cyprus where recyclables were first sorted commercially from black bag waste, TITECH has continued to make strides in mixed waste sensor based sorting technology. Projects have followed in Eastern Europe, the USA, Spain and the UK, in an area that has become the fastest growing sector of the company. As Jonathan Clarke, UK Managing Director, says: ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • 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.

  • TOMRA Sorting Solutions opens Moscow Office

    TOMRA Sorting Solutions has further expanded its international presence by creating a subsidiary company in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and establishing a Moscow office. A leader in sensor-based sorting systems, the company staged the official opening of its newest location to coincide with WasteTech 2015. Held in the Russian capital May 26 – 28, WasteTech is a leading ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling launches new generation TITECH finder metal sorting system at IFAT

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling has unveiled a ground-breaking new generation of its TITECH finder sensor-based metal sorting system at IFAT Entsorga. Being demonstrated on the TOMRA Sorting Recycling stand, the new TITECH finder features the company’s proprietary DEEP DATA technology. This latest innovation from the global market leader allows the collection, processing and analysis of ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • The Orkney Islands crush their own cans

    The Council of the Orkney Islands is now a proud owner of its own can crushing machinery, cutting transport costs to the UK mainland. The £50,000 can crusher, manufactured by Advanced Recycling Systems in Cornwall, will enable the Orkney Islands to recycle thousands of cans a year in a destination where the residents produce 60 tonnes of waste cans each year. The machine will sort the aluminium ...

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