copper recycling system News

  • Reinventing copper extraction with electricity

    Original story at MIT News Copper is so valuable that its theft from worksites and power substations has become a national problem. Replacing the lost copper with new metal produced by the traditional method of cooking copper sulfide ores requires a multistep process to extract the copper and produces troublesome ...

  • Copper Wire Granulator’s Contribution to Environment

    Copper is used as pure metal and as alloying element with other metals in component manufacturing, where semi-finished products such as shapes or ingots (known as ‘semis’) are produced. It has never been more important for the sustainable growth of modern society. Economic efficiency and environmental performance have been improved by copper based products of multiple applications ...

  • Copper Versus Aluminum Condensing Coil

    An air conditioner works by removing heat from the air. Copper, for its excellent heat transfer, is usually used for making condensing coils(copper tube/aluminum fin). Due to the high value of copper, the condenser is the treasure of many scrappers. However, is the tube always made from copper? The answer is no. When taking cost into consideration, some manufacturers prefer to make aluminum tube ...

  • Aluminium and copper balls made of highly sensitive data

    Today, these data are recorded digitally on computers, hard drives, digital recordings, floppy disks, USB flash drives, etc. When they have been used, they are often just thrown away. However the sensitive data that may be located on it could be reproduced at any time again. Only the destruction of the storage media can prevent this. Erdwich has developed a machine technology that simultaneously ...

  • 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 (TITECH)

  • TITECH launches new x-ray copper recovery technology

    Sensor-based sorting systems provider TITECH has announced a significant enhancement to its product portfolio with the launch of an x-ray-based sorting machine which enables the fast and effective recovery of copper from shredded ferrous scrap. Called x-tract, the new system is the first product of TITECH’s partnership with Austin AI, a US-based manufacturer of Energy Dispersive X-Ray ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Asarco agrees to pay $146,600 for PCB violations at Hayden copper smelter

    Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it has fined Asarco LLC $30,900 for using buildings contaminated with PCBs and improper management of PCB waste. The company will also spend $115,714 to reduce PCBs at their copper smelter located in Hayden, Ariz. The violations stemmed from a 2011 inspection in which EPA inspectors found two buildings contaminated with PCBs that ...

  • Metso to supply minerals processing equipment and services to Russian Copper Company in Russia

    Metso Corporation's press release on May 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. local time   ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • Eldan Recycling deliver cable recycling plant to Mexico

    Eldan Recycling A/S, Faaborg has sold a complete cable granulation and separation plant to Viakon Conductores Monterrey, Mexico. The system will turn mixed cables and wire into pure copper and plastic at approx. 1000 kg per production hour. Viakon Conductores Monterrey is the largest producer of electrical cables in Mexico. The company acquired their first Eldan cable recycling system 1984. After ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Cable recycling from Cogelme

    Magnetic & Eddy Current separators manufacture today announce an expansion of it’s separators line and presents a complete separation system also for cables, wires and computer boards recycling.The cables separation system recover pure copper, aluminium or other valuable metals granules from plastics, rubber and paper. Compact and comfortable design combines granulation, aspiration and ...

  • E-waste Recycling in Australia

    A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows that, despite the large strides in the past decade, the Australia’s e-waste system is still in its infancy, compared to the developed markets of Japan, Germany and Finland. The report, entitled Global e-waste systems-Insights for Australia from other developed countries, was commissioned by the Australia and New Zealand ...

  • Recycling industry in Poland is blooming

    The steady economic growth and large investments in construction projects has opened up new opportunities for the recycling industry in Poland. Inquiries to Eldan Recycling show that an increasing number of companies want a piece of the valuable recycling cake. “The past 5 years we have noticed a steady increase in requests from Poland” says Toni Reftman ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Redoma Recycling AB launches a cost-efficient Electrostatic Separation System (ESS)

    Redoma Recycling AB has expanded its product range with a cost-efficient Electrostatic Separation System (ESS), available at present in six different sizes depending on capacity requirement. The ESS can separate residual fine copper (less than 0.1mm) in the plastic with close to 100% purity. The capacity of the ESS plants ranges from 150 to 1350 kg/h. This corresponds to an infeed capacity of ...


    By Redoma Recycling AB

  • Redoma Recycling AB launches a cost-efficient Electrostatic Separation System (ESS)

    Redoma Recycling AB has expanded its product range with a cost-efficient Electrostatic Separation System (ESS), available at present in six different sizes depending on capacity requirement. The ESS can separate residual fine copper (less than 0.1mm) in the plastic with close to 100% purity. The capacity of the ESS plants ranges from 150 to 1350 kg/h. This ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Wendt Corporation Announces Installation of Upgraded Non-Ferrous System at Recycle WV

    Wendt Corporation announced the installation of an upgraded non ferrous system at Recycle WV. This upgrade is a result of Recycle WV’s goal to expand their plant and help maximize the value of the products they are already producing, as well as create new products from their automobile shredder residue (ASR). Recycle WV is a scrap processing company located in ...


    By WENDT CORPORATION

  • Royal interest in Danish recycling equipment

    The 6th of June 2012 was a memorable day for us at Eldan Recycling. It was the day when Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark made a highly appreciated visit to our head office in Faaborg. Her Majesty the Queen was introduced to the global recycling industry by Managing Director Dr. Toni Reftman who made an interesting presentation about the various materials, which Eldan offers a recycling ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Tekeli Metals chooses Eldan Recycling

    The manufacturer of recycling equipment Eldan Recycling A/S has sold a complete cable granulation and separation plant to Tekeli Metals in Turkey. The plant is customized designed for processing all types of dry cables e.g. hair-wire, harness wire, communication wire and copper wire in all sizes. The processing capacity will be up to approx. 2.000 kg per production hour. “We are very proud ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Non-ferrous separator for recycled wood

    The recently initiated project cooperation between Goudsmit Magnetic Systems B.V. in Waalre and Van Bemmel Machine Import B.V. in IJsselstein with Hector van Moer in Melsele/Beveren in Belgium, ensures that all non-ferrous metals located in the wood chips are completely removed from the processed B-wood fraction. It involves mainly shredded aluminium components but also non-ferrous metals such as ...

  • Heat Exchangers Recover and Recycle Excess and Wasted Energy

    In copper production, heat generated during extraction processes can be harnessed and transferred back into the system using heat exchangers, resulting in significant energy savings and unparalleled yield. “Compact heat exchangers, such as gasketed and welded ...

  • Clean technologies will increasingly rely on metal recycling industry

    Unless recycling of special rare metals such as lithium are increased there will not be material available to make clean technologies such as wind turbines, fuel cells and energy efficient lighting systems, a report by the United Nations Environment Programme has found. The report Metals Recycling Rates, to be published by the International Panel for Sustainable Resource Management later this ...

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