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  • 21st century metal sludge recycling

    The ever increasing price for raw materials and our customers’ desire for independence from international resource suppliers was the driver behind our newly developed process to recycle grinding sludges from the metal industry. Until now it has been usual to mechanically separate the oil and press the metal swarf with the remaining oil afterwards. But the emerging low-grade ...


    By econ industries GmbH

  • Recovery of Precious Metal Catalysts with Supercritical Water Oxidation

    Incineration is the traditional method used to recover precious metals from spent catalysts, but it has a number of drawbacks, particularly from an environmental point of view. Now a British-Swedish joint venture, involving Chematur Engineering AB and Johnson Matthey, has developed a process that uses supercritical water oxidation to recover the precious metals. The technology, called ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • Ecopark 4 trusts TOMRA AUTOSORT for the Efficient Automation of its Separation Processes

    Ecopark 4, located in Hostalets de Pierola (Barcelona), is a mechanical-biological treatment (MBT) plant with a treatment capacity of up to 300,000 tons a year of municipal waste. Ecopark 4, managed by Ferrovial Servicios, is one of the waste treatment and management plants in the Barcelona Metropolitan Area, a supra-municipal public authority competent in the urban waste management of the 36 ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Integrated Engineers Releases Report Determining The True Costs of Liquid Solids Separation

    Integrated Engineers develops cost factors for determining the true costs of liquid solids separation used to clearly define the true operational costs of each wastewater treatment facility and the facility’s potential for cutting costs. Cost Factors for Liquid/Solids Separation Each of these points should be used to clearly define the true operational costs of each wastewater treatment ...


    By Integrated Engineers Inc.

  • Unique opportunity to own a ready built Plasma Metal Recovery System

    We are offering for sale a previously used Plasma Metal Recovery System (PMRS).  The equipment is specified for the treatment of 5 tonnes per day (1,500 tonnes per annum) of cordierite based autocatalyst but can treat similar catalysts of differing substrate chemistry, to recover the Precious Metals (PMs) including Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) as a collector metal alloy for subsequent final ...

  • ASTM B761 - 06(2011) standard test method for particle size distribution of metal powders and related compounds by x-ray monitoring of gravity sedimentation

    This test method is useful to both suppliers and users of powders, as outlined in 1.1 and 1.2, in determining particle size distribution for product specifications, manufacturing control, development, and research. Users should be aware that sample concentrations used in this test method may not be what is considered ideal by some authorities, and that the range of this test ...


    By ASTM International

  • UNTHA Recycling Days

    True to the motto "Reliable shredding technology – be part of it", we would like to invite you to join us at the First UNTHA Recycling Days in Kuchl near Salzburg on May 25th and 26th, 2011. Separation, classifying and recycling of waste has been part of everyday life for years. Shredding technology often is the core element in partly ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • ANDRITZ to supply turnkey cold strip annealing and pickling line for Acerinox, Spain

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from stainless steel producer Acerinox Europa to supply a turnkey cold strip annealing and pickling line for its Campo de Gibraltar plant in Los Barrios, Spain. The line will produce flat products in stainless steel, like 2D and 2B surface quality strip, and will have a total annual production capacity of 300,000 tons. The ...

  • Casepak celebrates grand opening of new UK recycling facility

    Casepak celebrated the official launch of its $33 million Materials RecoveryFacility (MRF) in Leicester, UK on January 16 with presentations and tours of the facility that features a custom-designed sorting system engineered, manufactured and installed by Bulk Handling Systems (BHS). Environment Minister Lord Taylor of Holbeach attended the event as guest of honor. “I’m delighted to ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)

  • Arecibo, Puerto Rico, to upgrade sewer system to resolve clean water act violations

    A settlement between the United States and the municipality of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, will resolve violations of the Clean Water Act and specifically violations of its Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System permit, the Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced today. This is the first judicial action addressing violations of this type of permit. Arecibo’s ...

  • Shredding industrial waste in Brittany, France

    "Les Recycleurs Bretons" has been one of France's leading waste disposal companies for the past thirty years. 2013 saw the inauguration of a regionally operating and contemporary waste recycling plant situated on the outskirts of the historical coastal town of Brest, in the heart of proud Brittany. Its main purpose is to produce valuable fuel for nationally and internationally ...


  • Tomra sorting recycling hosts global conference to share insights into the industry`s future challenges

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling hosted a global conference on October 10th and 11th to share insights from leading experts in recycling and waste management and to demonstrate the company’s breakthroughs in sensor-based sorting machines. With the theme ‘Future Perspectives in Recycling,’ the two-day event in Germany featured a series of presentations and group ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Free electrical recycling and free computer recycling for household equipment

    Aldershot-based Midex, specialist in the processing, recycling and disposal of end of life I.T. and WEEE (waste electrical and electronic) goods has announced the opening of its first free recycling drop-off point for redundant household computer and electrical equipment waste at its Manawey Industrial Estate, Holder Road facility.Free of charge and open Monday to Friday between 10am and 4pm, ...


  • 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.

  • Subway stations with platform sliding doors and good ventilation reduce passengers’ exposure to PM2.5

    Underground trains are among the most widely used public transport systems in cities worldwide. A study investigating the chemical composition and source of particles in Barcelona subway stations found that a new station design, with sliding doors that separate the platform from the tunnel and good ventilation, reduced the concentration of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) by over 50% compared with ...

  • GETHE Is Reaching Milestones as Follows

    Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (www.greenenvirotech.com) (OTCBB: GETHE) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Green EnviroTech Corp., a waste plastics recovery, separation, cleaning, and recycling company, today released a statement from CEO and Chairman Gary M. De Laurentiis commenting on his ...


  • BacTech Begins Tailing Sampling at Telamayu, Bolivia

    BacTech Environmental Corporation ("BacTech" or the "Company"), (CNSX: BAC)(WKN: A1H4TY) announces that it has obtained approval from Corporacion Minera de Bolivia, the state-owned mining company for Bolivia ("COMIBOL") and has begun sampling tailings from the Telamayu mill site in Bolivia. At this stage there is no agreement in place between BacTech and COMIBOL but if the sampling results ...


  • New API-compliant progressing cavity pumps for oil and gas applications

    Mono’s PC technology is ideally suited to the typically arduous applications found in this sector, where solids-entrained multiphase fluids such as drilling muds, drill cuttings and produced waters need to be transferred with a steady flow and low shear.  The new API 676 EZstrip™ pumps provide a practical, ...

  • Defra reveals long-awaited materials recycling facilities (MRF) Code of Practice

    The new Code of Practice will call for all materials recycling facilities (MRFs) over a certain size to measure the quality of their inputs and outputs. The test results will then be made available to businesses buying the recycling material as well as to local councils and others who supply material to the MRFs. ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • From pollutant to profit – nanoscience turns carbon on its head

    Three new complementary research projects will turn carbon from a pollutant into useful products that could help both industry and the environment. Nanotechnology solutions will be used to: convert carbon dioxide (CO2) into chemicals that could be used in fuel cells for laptops and mobile phones at University College London produce vehicle fuels from CO2 using an ‘artificial leaf’ ...

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