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  • Further accreditation for Axion’s ELV recycling plant

    Axion Polymers’ award-winning Shredder Waste Advanced Processing Plant (SWAPP) now holds two widely-recognised International Standards, having recently gained the OHSAS 18001:2007 accreditation following its ISO 9001:2008 certification earlier in 2013. OHSAS 18001:2007 is an externally-assessed occupational health and safety management system standard which recognises Axion’s safety ...

  • Axion’s ELV recycling plant gains ISO 9001:2008 accreditation

    Axion Polymers has gained ISO 9001:2008 accreditation for the quality management of its pioneering Shredder Waste Advanced Processing Plant (SWAPP) at Trafford Park, Manchester. Designed, built and now operated by Axion’s in-house engineering team, the plant is one of the most advanced of its type in Europe. It is already capable of delivering over 95% recycling and recovery of materials ...

  • Turn Your Waste into Profit – Sustainable and Flexible Solutions with Gamma Meccanica

    The opportunity and solutions we can offer you are from Gamma Meccanica. Gamma Meccanica SpA is a 35 year old company with 90+ employees, generating more than 40 million Euro in turnover in 2010. Gamma Meccanica North America – located in Greer, South ...

  • Record turnover for EREMA: 40 per cent plus

    EREMA continues with the positive development of recent years. The Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems achieved a record turnover of €1 15 million from April 2011 to March 2012 and thus recorded the best fiscal year of all time. This result represents an increase of 40 per cent compared to the previous year and is also around 25 per cent up on the former record year 2007/08 prior ...

  • Sieves aid recycling process for waste paint

    Russell Finex has supplied its Russell Compact Sieve to remove contaminants for waste paint to make it ready for recycling. The sieve was supplied to UK-based Newlife Paints, which recycles waste emulsion paint. Once a batch of paint is ready to be processed, it is placed into a large drum. Although the batch of paint will be of the same colour, the content will be of different quality as they ...

  • OneStep Solution Generates Buzz

    We're glad we had a chance to catch up with many of you at the various industry exhibitions this spring. These shows have been a success for eFACTOR3 and for the innovative manufacturers we represent. The OneStep Solution in particular has received considerable attention and a positive response from visitors to our booth. Designed for the recycling of ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Further £1 million investment optimises Axion Polymers’ ELV plant

    Plastics recycler Axion Polymers has invested a further £1 million this year to optimise materials recovery from end-of-life vehicles at its purpose-built plant at Trafford Park, Manchester, UK – one of the most advanced of its type in Europe. Axion’s in-house engineering team designed, built and now operates the highly-specialised, multi-million pound Shredder Waste Advanced ...

  • Find MUNSCH at Achema 2015

    The stand at the Achema 2015 of Munsch Chemiepumpen GmbH, Ransbach-Baumbach, features a large number of chemical pumps from the business’s comprehensive programme of products and services, including several innovative product developments. The most striking of them just for its size is the Mega Mammut with the identification code NPC 500-400-700. It is the world’s largest ...


    By MUNSCH Chemie-Pumpen GmbH

  • ONESTEP Solution gets Huge NPE Welcome

    We're glad we had a chance to catch up with many of you at the International Plastics Showcase (NPE 2012) in Orlando earlier this month. The show was a great success for us at eFACTOR3 and for the innovative manufacturers we represent.  In particular, the launch of the new ONESTEP Extrusion System by MAS to the North ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Axion launches green product design competition

    To mark the launch of its new 100% recycled polystyrene sheet product – Axfoil® - Axion Polymers has launched a design competition with a £500 cash prize to find the best innovative and sustainable product design using its sheet or Axpoly® compound.In the first competition of its kind organised by the company, the winner will also have the opportunity to work with Axion Polymers on developing and ...

  • Compactor dumps, perforates, dewaters, crushes, and bales.

    February 27, 2013 - Used for processing full plastic or aluminum liquid containers, X3Cycler features stainless steel construction and can process up to 30 yd³ or 1,200 lb/hr of plastic or aluminum containers with volume reductions of up to 95%. Dual 8 in. bore hydraulic cylinders develop up to 250,000 lb of force. Designed to accept Gaylords or plastic totes of ...


    By Sebright Products, Inc.

  • Axion’s recycled polymer tells its own Toy Story

    Axion Polymers has developed a new variant of its high-grade recycled polymer – Axpoly r-PS01 - derived from waste fridge plastic that is delivering extra user benefits in toys and other similar applications. Recent substantial orders for the 100% recycled polymer are testament to the award-winning Salford-based plastic recyclers’ ability to satisfy stringent British Standard testing ...

  • Mini-mixer will be the torque of many industries

    A torque sensor is helping analyse recipes’ mixing properties in a project that could slash development costs in the food and plastics industry and help nanotechnology advances in the pharmaceuticals world. The research and development is being carried out at the University of Bradford by Professor Hadj Benkreira and Dr Raj Patel in collaboration with Dr Martin Gale, formerly of RAPRA Technology ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Spartech Corporation Chooses 3E Company for Integrated EH&S and Product Stewardship Capabilities

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, and Spartech Corporation (NYSE:SEH), a leading producer of plastic sheet, compounds, and packaging solutions, today announced that Spartech has deployed and integrated multiple 3E solutions for enhanced product safety and stewardship. 3E Company is a subsidiary of Verisk ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • Shimadzu’s New EZ Test EZ-X Series Tabletop Testers offer precise, high-speed analysis for a wide variety of industries

    The need for physical property testing has increased significantly in a wide range of applications. To address this demand, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments has launched the EZ Test EZ-X Series compact tabletop testers, which provide the world’s highest levels of test force measurement precision, guaranteed range, control precision and test speed. The EZ-X Series consists of three different ...

  • ASTM C1710 - 11 standard guide for installation of flexible closed cell preformed insulation in tube and sheet form

    This guide applies to flexible closed cell insulation tubing and sheet materials manufactured according to Specification C534 and Specification C1427. This standard is intended to provide a basic guide for installing these types of materials. Confirm application use temperature is consistent with specified use temperature for material as defined in ASTM Specifications unless otherwise agreed ...


    By ASTM International

  • Increasing efficiency with TRIA granulators and eFACTOR3

    eFACTOR3, headquartered in Charlotte North Carolina, is a complete solutions provider of recycling and waste-to-energy equipment. e3 offers a wide range of machines for the recycling industry including shredding, cleaning, granulating and extruding equipment. e3 Adaptive Blades- Built to Last After our feature on the new e3 Adaptive Blade System in June, ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Protecting the planet is a dow core value on earth day, and every day

    Today The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: Dow) joins more than one billion people across the globe in elevating awareness of the importance of protecting our planet on the 41st Annual Earth Day. From educational sessions and community events, to collaborating with city governments for street clean-ups, planting trees and restoring trails, and promoting waste recycling and reuse, Dow employees are ...

  • ASTM C1063 - 11a standard specification for installation of lathing and furring to receive interior and exterior portland cement-based plaster

    This specification covers the installation of lathing and furring to receive interior and exterior Portland cement-based plaster. The following materials shall be used: metal plaster bases—expanded metal lath and wire laths; accessories—steel, PVC plastic, zinc alloy, and cornerite; channels—external ...


    By ASTM International

  • Rössl & Duso launches its new line of shredders for Aluminium scrap

    Rössl & Duso S.p.a. has a long tradition on mechanical machining of large industrial parts in forged, cast or sheet steel, like turbine casings, naval shafts, rings, etc. for the power, oil/chemical, nuclear and naval industries. The works are carried out exclusively with CNC machines. The company was created in 1970 and is part of the medium-size manufacturing industries of the Veneto region ...


    By Rossl & Duso Group S.p.A

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