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  • Innovative sorting of Aluminium and Zorba

    REDWAVE XRF new sorting possibillities for the aluminium recycling industry Introduction There are no limits set to the recycling of metals, they can be reused without limitation and to one hundred percent. Of course, metals have to be separated from non-metal impurities and different metals have to be sorted in pure fractions to be able to use them as secondary ...

  • Redwave glass recycling day

    The event was primarily dedicated to the presentation of the new glass sorting machines, Redwave CX for material 6-50mm and Redwave (XI for fine material 2-12mm. Redwave CX and CXF machines are equipped with a completely reworked three-way system. By rearranging the valve units, the same high performance at the first and second eject is guaranteed even for fine material, and air consumption is ...

  • BEST sorting acquires 100 percent of the shares in BESTTORATEC

    BEST Sorting has acquired 100 % of the shares in the in 2009 established joint venture between BEST NV (Belgium) and Toratec Recycling Solutions (Spain), and is fully motivated to further extend this branch of the company. The separation agreement between Eric Van Looy, Eva-Maria Gerosch and BEST has been signed as per January 1st 2011. BEST now fully owns the business unit, specialising in ...


  • New €5m Irish glass recycling plant unveiled

    A new Euro 5m state-of-the-art glass recycling facility has been opened in Ireland which will be able to handle more than 50,000 tonnes of bottles and jars a year. Environment minister John Gormley officially opened the new Glassco Recycling plant, which has the potential to save more than 15,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions. Bosses say it will be the first of its kind in the country to use optical ...

  • Innov-X Systems, Inc. and BT-Wolfgang Binder work together to develop automated plastics sorting system

    Innov-X Systems, Inc. and BT-Wolfgang Binder GmbH recently announced they are increasing their level of cooperation by further developing their REDWAVE QXR technology; this time for the plastics recycling markets. Earlier this year, Innov-X and BT-Wolfgang Binder entered into an OEM agreement to develop and market a new high volume glass sorting system -- the REDWAVE QXR-G. This system combines ...

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling Wins China`s Prestigious Ringier Technology Innovation Award for the AUTOSORT FLAKE

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling has been declared a winner in the ´2016 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards – Plastics Industry´. New to the 2016 awards was the category for Recycling Machinery, which TOMRA Sorting Recycling won for their highly innovative AUTOSORT FLAKE sorting system that had been launched and introduced to the market in China in 2015. The award was ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Tricentris Gatineau MRF opening

    Machinex proudly announces its presence at the Tricentris, Gatineau Material Recovery Facility Grand Opening on April 12th. This is the third time than Machinex and Tricentris teamed up to built a sorting system together. This construction offers innovations and technologies that will improve the quality of sorting; optical sorters for plastics, an eddy current magnet to remove aluminum and a ...


    By Machinex Industries Inc.

  • Britain’s largest MRF achieves higher value materials with TITECH

    Greenstar, one of the UK's leading recycling-led waste management companies, is using TITECH automated sorting systems at its Aldridge-based MRF – currently the largest MRF in Britain. Britain’s largest MRF achieves higher value materials with TITECH Greenstar, one of the UK's leading recycling-led waste management companies, is using TITECH automated sorting systems at its Aldridge-based MRF – ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • VISIT US AT IPACK-IMA 2012 MILAN --- Hall 13, Stand B71-C62

    SEA is proud to show its most representative OPTICAL AND RESONANCE SORTING MACHINES on the occasion of the next IPACK-IMA 2012 from 28/february to 03/march 2012 (Hall 13, Stand B71-C62), an unmissable international showcase of the latest trends in the food machinery industry. A unique opportunity to show the value of its Optical Sorting Machines which are able to ...


    By SEA srl

  • 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 (TITECH)

  • SCA Recycling to open state-of-the-art multi-material recycling facility

    Paper reprocessor SCA Recycling UK is opening a new state-of-the-art £15 million materials recycling facility soon, expanding its operations into the multi-material market. According to SCA Recycling the MRF will be capable of processing paper, plastics, glass, ferrous and non-ferrous metals to produce high quality materials. Cutting edge disc screen technology ...

  • Bollegraaf UK limited supplies world’s largest steam autoclave recycling facility

    Lubo Systems has recently designed and manufactured the recycling sorting system at Graphite Resources Derwenthaugh Ecoparc. This project was awarded via their UK representatives Bollegraaf UK Ltd. Derwenthaugh Ecoparc is located in Newcastle in the North East of the UK and it will be the world’s largest steam autoclave recycling facility. The facility provides a unique solution for municipal and ...

  • Bollegraaf UK Limited supplies world’s largest steam autoclave recycling facility

    Lubo Systems has recently designed and manufactured the recycling sorting system at Graphite Resources Derwenthaugh Ecoparc. This project was awarded via their UK representatives Bollegraaf UK Ltd. Derwenthaugh Ecoparc is located in Newcastle in the North East of the UK and it will be the world’s largest steam autoclave recycling facility. The facility provides a unique solution for ...

  • Sonoco Recycling and Richland County Accepting Additional Materials

    Sonoco Recycling, LLC, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE: SON), has invested $4 million in its Columbia, S.C., materials recovery facility (MRF), allowing the facility to accept additional types of materials. Because of this, Richland Countyresidents will now be able to recycle more of their household materials such as composite cans, ...


    By Sonoco Recycling

  • CP Group installs 25TPH MRF for ReCommunity

    The CP Group, headquartered in San Diego, CA, has designed, manufactured and installed a new single stream recycling facility in Beacon, NY. The facility, built for ReCommunity, began running April 23rd, and is processing 25TPH. The material ...


    By CP Manufacturing, Inc.

  • BHS begins installation of 110 TPH Multi-line processing system

    Installation has begun on what is considered to be the largest and most extensive multi-material processing system in the world at the Newby Island Material Recovery Facility (MRF) and Composting Operation in San Jose, California, owned by Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) Republic Services, one of the nation’s top companies in the solid waste and recycling industry, chose Bulk Handling ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

  • BHS Begins Installing Multi-Line Processing System

    Installation has begun on what is considered to be the largest and most extensive multi-material processing system in the world at the Newby Island Material Recovery Facility (MRF) and Composting Operation in Milpitas, California, owned by Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG)   Republic Services, one of the nation’s top companies in the solid waste and recycling industry, chose ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

  • ReCommunity Memphis reopens MRF - Converted to single stream

    ReCommunity, headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., converted its dual stream MRF in Memphis, TN, to a single-stream recycling facility. The largest pure-play recycler in the United States, ReCommunity chose the CP Group to design, manufacture, and install the new equipment in its existing 42,000 sq. ft. building. New system operations began in January. “We are committed to leading the Recovery ...


    By The CP Group

  • Award-Winning Reflector to Cut Solar Cost

    Huge parabolic mirrors catching the sun's rays could crisscross America's deserts soon, thanks to a breakthrough that may greatly lower the cost of solar power. A small solar company has teamed with scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory to develop massive curved sheets of metal that have the potential to be 30 percent less expensive than today's best collectors of concentrated ...

  • Designed and produced by Bollegraaf

    Strong Partnerships We want to be a valuable partner. Whenever there is an issue, we want to offer a tailor-made solution. We aim to assist our clients with training, service and advice. Technologies are advancing, regulations can change, but variables in the market can also change, with possible consequences for product program. In that sense we want to be an extra pair of ...

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