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  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling forges ahead with metal specialist appointments

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling is aiming to further expand its presence within the global metal recycling industry following the announcement of two specialist appointments.  The global pioneer in sensor-based sorting systems has promoted Brian Gist to the newly created position of Sales Director, Metal whilst his colleague, Frank van de Winkel, has been appointed Business ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • TOMRA´s latest automated LIBS sorting technology is making aluminium recycling worthwhile

    Coupled with its market-leading X-TRACT, TOMRA Sorting will launch its LIBS technology, at ALUMINIUM 2016, in Düsseldorf, Germany, between 29 November and 01 December, 2016. Conveniently situated in the exhibition’s Recycling Pavilion (Hall 11), TOMRA Sorting can be found at Stand 54 where its ALUMINIUM 2016 team will be on hand each day ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • TOMRA showcases latest technologies at ALUMINUM USA

    A strong ALUMINUM USA convention in Nashville, TN, on October 25 and 26, 2017, saw a 13% surge in attendance over the previous show. Eric Thurston, sales manager metals – recycling, and Frank van de Winkel, business development manager metals, met with hundreds of attendees, including representatives from the major automakers, to discuss TOMRA Sorting ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • 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.

  • Banana peel can purify water, say scientists

    Banana peels can be used to purify drinking water contaminated with toxic heavy metals such as copper and lead, according to a study. Researchers from the Bioscience Institute at Botucatu, Brazil, said that the skins can outperform even conventional purifiers such as aluminium oxide, cellulose and ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Universal Wrecking Corp. completes demolition of concrete aggregate plant in PA

    Universal Wrecking Corp., a premier demolition, scrap metal recycling and wrecking contractor that operates on a nationwide basis, recently completed the demolition of concrete aggregate plant in Hazelton, PA. The property needed to be razed in order to make way for redevelopment. The client selected Universal Wrecking Corp. (UWC) based upon their attention to safety, professionalism and ability ...

  • 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)

  • England may experience “perverse outcomes” from Welsh landfill ban

    A proposed ban on sending certain waste streams to landfill in Wales could lead to “perverse outcomes” for English landfill sites, the Environment Agency has warned. The draft Waste (Wales) Measure Bill, which is currently in the committee session, could ban recyclable waste streams, such as glass, metals, plastics and wood from landfill in Wales unilaterally. Without similar bans in the UK, ...

  • 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 ...


  • Increase the recovery of waste materials

    As part of Waste Reduction Week, which was in full swing until October 27, we are inviting everyone, both individuals and organizations (industries, businesses and institutions), to celebrate the event by incorporating the 4Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle and recover) into their daily activities. Cascades has made a commitment to do just that, by setting a target in ...


    By 3BL Media

  • International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017:New trends in automobile recycling

    Again this year, leading representatives of the international automobile recycling industry came together in Berlin for the 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017. From March 22 to 24, around 200 attendees and 20 exhibitors from 22 different countries assembled in the German capital for this key event. The congress again had a wide-ranging programme in store for its visitors ...


    By ICM AG

  • The first machine is just a beginning!

    This is the conclusion drawn by of one of our satisfied Swedish customers in metal recycling. Since the introduction of the REDWAVE XRF in the glass sector, around ten years ago, further development of XRF ( X-ray fluorescence) sorting technology has also shown itself to be profitable in the metals sector: The technology has become very well established in recent years in the field of sorting for ...

  • Novelis Opens World`s Largest Aluminum Recycling Facility

    Novelis, the global leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today officially opened the world's largest aluminum recycling center.  Located adjacent to the company's rolling mill in Nachterstedt, Germany, the $258 million (€200 million) recycling center will process up to 400,000 metric tons of aluminum scrap annually, turning it back into high-value aluminum ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Thermo Electron’s NITON Portable XRF Range Wins Gold Industrial Design Excellence Award

    Untitled Document (July 29, 2005) –, Thermo Electron Corporation (NYSE:TMO) announces that its family of NITON X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) analyzers has recently been awarded a Gold IDEA (Industrial ...

  • White paper: Cooling electrical panels in waste water treatment applications

    Over the past few decades, the use of sophisticated electronics for automation and process controls as well as transformers, VFDs and PLCs have become commonplace in NEMA enclosures. The thermal management and related costs of these electronic enclosures has become very important considerations in managing these valuable assets. NEMA cabinets are used for protection from the harsh environments ...


    By Noren Products

  • Global Industrial Waste Recycling and Services Market 2012-2016

    TechNavio''s analysts forecast the Global Industrial Waste Recycling and Services market to grow at a CAGR of 10.02 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in sources of industrial waste generation. The Global Industrial Waste Recycling and Services market has also been witnessing the rising need to reduce hazard caused from ...


  • Neutrons find “missing” magnetism of plutonium

    Groundbreaking work at two Department of Energy national laboratories has confirmed plutonium’s magnetism, which scientists have long theorized but have never been able to experimentally observe. The advances that enabled the discovery hold great promise for materials, energy and computing applications. Plutonium was first produced in 1940 and its unstable nucleus allows it to undergo ...

  • Global Industrial Waste Recycling and Services Market 2012-2016

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Industrial Waste Recycling and Services Market 2012-2016 ...


    By ReportLinker

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