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  • SITA UK prosecuted for “horrific” recycling death

    SITA UK has been fined GBP 180,000 after “a horrific incident” where an employee died at its Kingshill Recycling Centre, Wiltshire. The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) prosecuted the company following an incident on August 16, 2005 in which employee, Paul McGuire, was fatally injured. Material being fed into a baler became jammed, and when McGuire attempted to clear it he fell into the ...

  • Gene Laminack enters leadership role for NEXGEN®

    In response to the terrific growth of its recycling division, NEXGEN, Marathon Equipment has created an autonomous business unit for the product group. The decision follows the pattern Marathon set when the NEXGEN brand was launched in 2003 with its own sales staff and engineering group. The distinction will allow further departmental focus in the areas of manufacturing, technical service, and ...


    By Marathon Equipment Company

  • Orwak launches a range of three new models!

    The door to the showroom stands ajar The door to the Orwak showroom stands ajar ready to open and reveal Orwak's latest contribution to the baler industry. Now, the first week in March 2007, Orwak launches three new models on the global market! The new models 3210, 3410 and 3810 - fresh from the drawing board and the workshop - replace the existing standard models 3200, 3400 and 3800. It is ...


    By Orwak AB

  • Baling specialist expands team with new appointment

    North Yorkshire-based baler provider Riverside Waste Machinery has recruited Mic Harrison as lead service engineer. With a varied career, he initially trained to become a Navy marine mechanic at HMS Sultan, Plymouth, where he remained for five years. He has gone on to enjoy a number of engineering roles, working on a wide array of technical equipment. As part of his new role, Mic’s ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • MACPRESSE @GLOBAL CEMFUELS, Prague, Czech Republic, 22-23 February 2016

    The Global CemFuels Conference and Exhibition opens its doors in Prague on 22 and 23 February 2016. It is the world’s most important annual conference specialised in alternative fuels for the cement and lime industry, attracting delegates ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

  • What sets us apart from our competition?

    I was talking with a customer on the phone today about meeting him at an upcoming trade show, ISSA INTERCLEAN in Las Vegas.  One of his comments sparked a conversation that needs to be shared with a greater audience. The customer, (let’s call him Joe for this post’s sake) is not the prototypical purchasing agent or procurement ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • Waste and recycling stalwart retires from industry

    Chris Oldfield – chairman of waste shredding specialist UNTHA UK – has announced his retirement from the recycling industry following a career spanning almost 50 years. He now fully hands over the reins of the company to managing director Marcus Brew. With mechanical engineering, works and industrial management qualifications under his belt, Chris’s first major step into the ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • New Holland Agriculture Associate Sponsor of World Sustainable Agriculture Congress

    New Holland Agriculture announced it will be Associate Sponsor of the World Sustainable Agriculture Congress, which will be held in Singapore on the 11th and 12th of July 2012. The conference will bring together the whole food value chain, including agribusiness and farming leaders, food manufacturers, NGOs, academics and policy makers to discuss the challenges and solutions needed to achieve ...


  • Granutech Launches New “Hybrid-Drive” Option for its Saturn Industrial Shredder Line

    Granutech-Saturn Systems, a world-leading manufacturer of industrial and mobile shredders and other recycling equipment announced today it has developed and launched a new hybrid-drive mechanism option for  its popular line of Saturn® industrial shredders, targeted for non-ferrous metal scrap recycling, as well as rubber/tires, e-scrap and plastic recycling. “We ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • Waste Management Celebrates Opening of New Single-Stream Recycling Facility in Houston

    Waste Management (NYSE: WM) today joined with the City of Houston, local and state officials and WM customers to celebrate the launch of its Houston Material Recovery Facility (MRF), located in Southwest ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

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