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  • Car industry faces urgent recycling challenge

    More vehicles will be produced in the next 25 years than in the entire history of the motor industry - posing a major worldwide recycling challenge, according to a study from the UK-based DRIVENet network for the design for dismantling, reuse and recycling of road vehicles.  Research shows the number of vehicles on the world’s roads is likely to increase 65% to 1.48 billion by 2030, with each ...

  • New 50 Hz Car Wash Equipment Reduces Water Waste

    WOBURN, MA, U.S.A. -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a business widely known for globally compatible car wash equipment, has now made available the 50 Hz Super Max™ 6235SCW auto pressure washer. The product line is powered by a 50 Hz, 240 volt electric single phase motor. The new dedicated steam units have been designed to preserve water and thereby support environmental initiatives in ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Enterprise rent-a-car leads car rental industry in sustainable construction; $150 million investment over five years

    A new industry-leading effort is under way to make all newly constructed and retrofitted Enterprise Rent-A-Car locations sustainable. Over the next five years, Enterprise will invest more than $150 million in sustainable construction through the use of a newly established set of guidelines called the Enterprise Sustainable Construction Protocol (ESCP). A comprehensive framework for sustainable ...

  • Environmentally friendly recycling of cars in the EU

    Recycling scrapped cars plays an important role in reducing pollution by decreasing the amount of waste that ends up in landfills. A new study has investigated advanced technologies to increase the recovery rate from end-of-life vehicles, which can help EU Member States achieve EU targets for resource and energy recovery. Approximately 9 million end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) are scrapped every year ...

  • Government Backs Tetronics to help unlock Billion Pound Electronic Waste Industry

    A consortium of UK firms, led by Tetronics International, has today launched a ground‐breaking project to help unlock the value found in discarded electronic products, such as phones, TVs and even toasters. In relation to a £1m project, Tetronics, the leading environmental technology firm and its partners, Metech Recycling and Vale Europe, have received a £600k grant from ...

  • Scots to take the high road to fuel cars

    Researchers at Edinburgh Napier University, UK, are patenting a process to produce biobutanol from whisky by-products. Biobutanol can be used directly in vehicles without engine modification, unlike ethanol. It is not volatile and does not attract water, so makes an attractive biofuel. The team at Napier Biofuel Research Centre focussed their efforts on pot ale, the liquid left over in copper ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Solar energy from discarded car batteries

    Original story at MIT News MIT researchers have developed a simple procedure for making a promising type of solar cell using lead recovered from discarded lead-acid car batteries — a practice that could benefit both the environment and human health. As new lead-free car batteries come into use, old batteries would be ...

  • Recycling of cars made green and cleaner with Verderflex peristaltic pumps

    Did you know that 95% of car materials can be used again/ recycled? At the end of its’ life, a car yields on average, 140 kilos of shredder waste: 26 kg of metals, 69 kg of plastics, 11 kg of minerals and 24 kg of fibres. In Tiel, Netherlands, a Post Shredder Treatment plant (PST) was built in 2011, for the recycling of cars. The PST plant is one of the two plants in ...

  • New Car Wash Machines Are Engineered to Use Less Water

    WOBURN, MA, U.S.A. -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a company transnationally-known for auto detailing technology, is now offering its Super Max™ series of car wash machines in three electrical configurations for customers around the world. The three auto detailing pressure washers include the 110-120V Super Max™ 6120SCW and 220V-240V 6230SCW supporting single phase 60 Hz ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • UK’s Tetronics International supports Germany’s car recycling efforts

    Germany’s outstanding track record for recycling scrapped cars is set to further improve after Tetronics International, a global leader in environmentally friendly resource recovery solutions, announces its plasma arc technology has gone live at Duesmann & Hensel Recycling’s plant near Frankfurt. Duesmann & Hensel Recycling is a global player in the precious metals recycling ...

  • European governments focus on reducing CO2 emissions from cars

    EU Environment Council, 3 March - the council adopted conclusions on environment focusing on the following priorities: climate change and energy, halting biodiversity loss, environmental technologies, sustainable consumption and production, and simplification of legislation. The conclusions will be submitted to the spring European Council. The Council held policy debates on the climate action and ...


    By EU Council of Ministers

  • Electronics & Cars Recycling November 15 - 18, 2016, Macau, China

    Conference, exhibition and plant tours organized by World Recycling Forum The next top quality conference in electronics and cars recycling will take place from November 15 - 18, 2016 in exciting Macau. During the conference, over 200 leading recycling experts from around the world – including manufacturers, collectors, processors, steelmakers, legislators and policy makers – will ...


    By ICM AG

  • Tracking largest industrial spill

    At about 1 a.m. last Dec. 22, James Schean awoke with a start. He heard what sounded like a furious thunderclap and a staccato of snapping trees. Then his house shuddered and heaved. Swept up by some mighty force, it tore clear of its foundation and rumbled off like a derailed freight car. "I could hear everything breaking," he says, "the rafters cracking, Sheetrock falling off, the furniture ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Daimer Interior Car Wash Equipment Now with 36 Free Add Ons

    Woburn, MA U.S.A. -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a vendor internationally-established for car wash equipment, now plans to offer its KleenJet® Supreme 3050CVP series car interior cleaning systems with nearly three dozen parts and components. The machines are steam-cleaner based and include vacuums and sanitizing systems designed for hard surfaces typically found inside cars ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Daimer Offers Advanced Steam Cleaning Machines For Professional RV And Car Detailers

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a leading worldwide provider of many a productivity enhancing car wash equipment, is offering its most powerful yet highly compact carpet steam cleaner. The upgraded XTreme Power® XPH-5900IU offers a pressure level of 170 PSI. The versatile interior car detailing offers the maneuverability and heating capacity similar to other systems of its kind but at a much ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Domestic waste clinkers are metal free

    The recently initiated project cooperation between Goudsmit Magnetic Systems B.V. of Waalre and Feniks Recycling BV of Hengelo delivers a maximum return to end processor Twence Afvalverwerking B.V. of Hengelo. Expansion of the existing line with three Eddy current separators ensure a maximum yield of recycled metals from domestic waste clinkers. The separators remove large, medium as well as very ...

  • Swindon waste company ordered to pay more than £70,000 for waste offences

    A waste disposal company based in Swindon and one of its officers have been ordered to pay £73,000 in fines and costs after allowing dust to escape from their site and operating without an environmental permit. Averies Recycling (Swindon) Ltd, based at Marshgate Industrial Estate in Swindon pleaded guilty at Bristol Crown Court on 13 November 2013, to causing a nuisance to neighbouring ...

  • Global Rechargeable Batteries Industry

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Rechargeable Batteries Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p092504/Global-Rechargeable-Batteries-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Battery This ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Advanced Steam Car Wash from Daimer® Ships with 1500 psi, 2.8 GPM

    U.S.A. -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, widely recognized for its steam car wash machines, released its most powerful series of exterior car power washing systems, the Super Max™ 9000 SCW line. The systems generate the most pressure and flow in the SCW line but are designed not to damage vehicle surfaces or finishes. "The SCW line includes a total of six machines, but this is ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Nepal to generate electricity from waste

    Nepalis looking at waste-to-energy (WtE) technologies to address its huge energy deficit and also manage growing urban and industrial waste. Half of Nepal's households are off the national grid while supply shortfalls and interrupted power cause industries losses worth 60 billion Nepali rupees (US$ 700 million) annually. ...


    By SciDev.Net

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