cardboard recycling News

  • A cardboard recycling add-on

    The amount of cardboard packaging arriving every week at Joe Oliver’s plant hire and small tools business at Wantage in Oxfordshire was enough to suggest a moneymaking adjunct to his business. A visit to the NEC and Jarshire’s stand at the RWM exhibition confirmed the feasibility and, after just 2 months, his cardboard recycling concept was up and running, processing not only his own waste ...


  • Enerpat Waste Cardboard Baler

    The ECB series waste cardboard baler is suitable for packaging paper (cardboard boxes, newsprint, etc.), cotton, waste plastics (PET bottles, plastic film, turnover box), straw, straw and other loose material. It is an ideal machine for cardboard recycling. They are simple and easy to use and represent excellent value for money. These balers provide a cost-effective means of removing card, ...


    By Enerpat Group UK 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 ...


  • What Are Good Balers For Baling Cardboard?

    The cardboard recycling industry is booming and many people have become interested in it. If you want to open your own recycling facility, you need to purchase the right materials and machines. People who are new to this industry may not understand the many options available to them and often make the wrong ...


    By Fluent Conveyors, Inc

  • Space-saving cardboard box disposal

    Light, easy to use and, most importantly, fully recyclable – cardboard boxes are becoming increasingly popular as packaging material The members of the Corrugated Cardboard Industry Association (Verband der Wellpappen-Industrie) alone sold around 1.9 billion square meters in the first quarter of 2017. However, recycling used cardboard boxes can be problematic, not least because the folded ...

  • Delivery of Cardboard baler at customer in Poland

    A new Valvan C75S1500LH baling press was successfully installed in record time at a Polish production site of a renowned cardboard manufacturer.  The old baler they were running was getting worn out and did not longer fit the needs of the customer concerning bale weight, capacity and reliability. The choice for a new Valvan Baler was made by the customer after extensive comparison ...


    By Valvan Baling Systems NV

  • Facility Sweep Finds Excessive Cardboard Disposal

    A number of well-known Massachusetts businesses and institutions continue to throw away large volumes of easy-to-recycle cardboard in spite of a state ban on its disposal, savings on disposal costs and its value as a commodity, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) reported today. For the first time, the agency has taken enforcement actions against waste ban ...

  • SatrindTech Shredder installed in a line of cardboard recovery in Belgium

    2014 statistics processed by CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries), indicate that in Europe almost 7 million tonnes of cardboard are consumed (www.cepicartonboard.com/?section= some_market_statistics). This material, used mostly in the packaging sector, can be reused many times (usually up to ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Concern in cardboard market as European demand is set to drop

    Cardboard industry exporters are bracing themselves for significant price drops, which could lead to difficult conditions in the next few weeks. Experts have warned that the unsustainably high prices could soon plummet due to changing trading conditions in the export market. Currently, the cardboard price is £105-110 per tonne. According to Mark Lyndon Paper Enterprises (UK) commercial ...

  • SatrindTech Shredder installed in a line of cardboard recovery in Belgium

    2014 statistics processed by CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries), indicate that in Europe almost 7 million tonnes of cardboard are consumed. This material, used mostly in the packaging sector, can be reused many times (usually up to 6) and 54% of it is comprised of ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Corrugated Recycling and Landfill Prevention

    The Confederation of Paper Industries is pleased to announce the release of its new fact sheet, “Corrugated Recycling & Landfill Prevention”. The release adds to CPI’s array of 18 existing fact sheets, and compliments its two established corrugated information publications, “A Case for Corrugated” and “Corrugated: Key Facts”. The consumer-focussed fact sheet explores the place of corrugated ...

  • Recycle Now campaign launches new Recycling Locator

    WRAP’s Recycle Now campaign is supporting partners in their efforts to increase effective recycling with the launch of the Recycling Locator. The online tool is designed to help make recycling information clearer and more straightforward for householders, so they can easily find out how and where items can be recycled locally. It allows householders to identify the materials that are ...

  • Primark defends recyclability of clothes

    Fashion giant Primark has hit back at critics who say the store encourages “fast fashion”. Primark is owned by Associated British Foods. Its head of external affairs Geoff Lancaster told MRW: “We believe our clothes are of an equal quality to those offered by others in the high street. We do not encourage disposability in any way. Our clothes are no less recyclable than those of any retailer. ...

  • How to recycle tyres

    In the UK we dispose of 48 million tyres per year which causes a major problem but also creates a very big oppurtunity. Since 2003 tyres have been banned from lanfill so alternative uses and recycling methods have had to be used and the technology involved has improved greatly over the past few years. Using shredders and pyrolisis system old tyres can be turned back into new rubber or the ...


    By British Balers

  • HMHP Expands Recycling Programs

    Humility of Mary Health Partners continues to reduce its impact on the environment, recycling more than a million pounds of cardboard, paper, plastic, glass and other materials in 2012 and the organization is on track to exceed that this year. “Our goal,” says Matthew R. Waggle, HMHP regional director of environmental services, “is to foster a culture of environmental stewardship consistent with ...


  • Tis the season to be aware of recycling

    A staggering 300,000 tonnes of card is used in UK households during the festive season Card packaging used at Christmas could cover Big Ben almost 260,000 times Recycling charity is urging people to recycle as much card and paper as they can this Christmas The UK is estimated to use almost 300,000 tonnes of card packaging at ...

  • LGA praises householders for recycling

    Speaking to MRW Bettison said: “On domestic waste we have gone from nowhere to 33% - that is great. Yes, we are not up to the levels that Holland or Germany is at but they have been doing this for generations.” He said that the Great British public do not get praised enough for the amount of recycling that they do. “Councils have facilitated this successful recycling rate but it has mostly been ...

  • New incinerator for waste recycling opens

    Six years after planning permission was granted, the Isséane waste recycling centre on the southern edge of Paris has opened for business. This month, the incinerator started producing heat from household waste. For recycling, the rotary screens are currently being run in on the first deliveries of waste, and the system for processing bulky waste is starting trials. Although construction works ...


  • Missouri American Water Achieves 10,000 Tons Recycled on America Recycles Day

    ST. LOUIS - Missouri American Water’s environmental management program has reached a 10,000-ton milestone, just in time for America Recycles Day – a national day dedicated to the promotion of consumer recycling programs in the United States. The company’s five-year program has successfully eliminated 10,000 tons of water treatment residuals, paper, cardboard, metal, batteries ...


    By American Water

  • New recycling service for Stafford, UK

    Biffa are claiming a logistical success after more than 5,000 homes in Stafford are the first to receive a new recycling service. Following the award of the Stafford Borough waste collection and recycling for the next six years, Biffa has rolled out a new service that has seen more than 55,000 homes issued with a new bin to recycle their rubbish. The blue, wheeled bin will take all plastic ...


    By Biffa Waste Services Ltd

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