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  • Printing company returns to Riverside for baling needs

    Flexographic printing company RR Flexo has enhanced its recycling capabilities by further investing in new equipment from Riverside Waste Machinery. No stranger to baling, the company has recently obtained a brand new RWM 450 HD machine, to deal with the large volumes of polythene waste produced by the firm on a daily basis. Founded in 1982 by the two main shareholders Ron Dodd and Richard Green ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • Waste Plastic Shredder for plastic recycling and plastic remake

    Waste plastic can be classified and shredded to remake plastic, produce fuel for plant and generate electricity for power plant, etc. Waste plastic shredding is a critical step to manage various kinds of waste plastic, it helps to reduce the space of storing the bulky waste plastic, lower the transportation cost in the meantime, minor plastic granulates is good for the further ...

  • Big Push to Recycle Plastic

    Cold extrusion is playing an ever greater part in recycling of waste plastic, and the Department for Business and Enterprise is sponsoring research into development of the machinery necessary for such work. Engineers at Bradford University have built a pilot plant and are running a series of trials with different processes, feed plastics, additives, and final products. Leader of the project, Dr ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Plastic bottles shredder in plastic bottles recycling

    As one of the biggest countries of plastic consumption, China used to import most of the recyclable waste and recycled them. With the development of economic and the awareness of protecting environment, China government issued a ban of importing foreign waste in July of 2017, which came into force at the end of 2017. The ban list includes waste plastic, unsorted waste paper, waste textile raw ...

  • Demo-live @WIRE 2018 Machineries for Scrap Recycling

    Guidetti Recycling Systems will be showing and displaying machineries for scrap recycling such as copper/aluminum from cables and also, plastic purges (PVC, HDPE, XLPE, etc.) from extrusions processes. Two machines will be running demos at our booth, to show how to get the most out of scraps of cables and PVC to be re-used in the WIRE Industry. Our staff will be at your disposal for engineering ...


    By Guidetti Recycling Systems

  • Axion Engineering expands its recycling machinery range

    Axion Engineering has signed a sales and marketing agreement with NESTRO Lufftechnik GmBh to promote and sell NESTRO’s air separation products and technologies in the UK and Ireland. Established in 1987, NESTRO operates from several sites across Europe and has over 250 employees. NESTRO designs and produces innovative air separation products and vacuum systems for sorting lightweight films, ...


    By Axion Group

  • Tana brings the smartest recycling machinery to IFAT

    IFAT Munich 2016 is only about a month away and Tana is making the final preparations. TANA’s stand is taking shape and as promised before, we will have both the TANA 6D Smart Drum Screen and the TANA Shark shredder on display. Both machines represent the smartest recycling machinery available today. Intelligence brings the competitive edge Both the TANA 6D Smart Drum Screen ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery has built largest material recycling facility in UK

    Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery has built for Greenstar the largest co-mingled material recycling facility of the UK in Aldridge. The plant  has been fully operational since April 2008. After the facility for Cardiff County Council, this is the second large facility Bollegraaf has completed in 1.5 year. Since the government of England “buckled” down to the European legislation of waste ...

  • Plastics Recycling Expo welcomes UNTHA UK

    In June 2014, the Telford International Centre will open its doors to the Plastics Recycling Expo, the only dedicated plastic recycling exhibition and conference in Europe. Designed to stimulate debate, knowledge transfer and networking in the plastics recycling sector, this two day event will welcome industry professionals from across the country. And as a plastic shredding specialist with a ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Alliance formed to promote better use and recycling of plastics

    The three major trade associations for the plastics industry in the U.S. and Canada today announced plans to formalize existing collaboration on programs and initiatives that benefit the North American industry. The Plastics Division of the American Chemistry Council, the Canadian Plastics Industry Association and SPI:  The Plastics Industry Trade Association will continue working together ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • The Film Grabber, new development from Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery

    Single-stream processing of recyclable materials is becoming increasingly common in the recycling industry worldwide. This means that all recyclable materials are put together in plastic bags and are sorted by a single sorting installation. The bags are opened by a bag opener, but the foil of these bags disrupts the subsequent sorting process.  Therefore, the foil has to be removed at the ...

  • OSHA and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries sign alliance to address machinery, chemical, other hazards in scrap recycling industry

    A new alliance between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. was recently established to protect the safety and health of workers in the scrap recycling industry, as well as promote understanding of worker rights and employer responsibilities under the OSH ...

  • The most efficient plastic sorting system › Bollegraaf Recycling Solutions

    The Appingedam-based company Bollegraaf Recycling Solutions and Daly Plastics, located in Zutphen, have completed the installation of the most efficient and professional industrial plastic sorting system in the Netherlands. The two companies pooled their expertise to create an innovative, modular and fully automatic recycling system. The capacity targets set for the system were exceeded by more ...

  • Loh Recycle - Malaysia Recycling Services

    Established in 2001, Loh Recycle Enterprise is a leading waste collection and recycling company in Malaysia providing waste collection services and supplying a wide range of recyclable materials to worldwide markets.  Renowned for competitive product offerings, premium customer services and professionalism, Loh Recycle has earned a longstanding support and recognition from its customers ...


    By Loh Recycle Collection

  • Roto-Grind Becomes Grinder of Choice for Carolina Plastics Recycler: Ability To Perform In Demanding Environment Cited As Reason For Switch

    To hear Mark Askew tell it, the secret to becoming one of the more successful recyclers of polyester fiber in the Mid-Atlantic is really no secret at all. Keep abreast of changes in technology and, when necessary, replace existing processing machinery with newer, better performing equipment. It's a strategy that has served his company, Industrial Recovery & Recycling (IRR), well for 29 years ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • OSHA finds plastic recycler, Cycle Tex Inc., continues to expose workers to fall and amputation hazards

    Employer name: Cycle Tex Inc. Inspection site: 906 East Hermitage Road, Rome, Georgia 30161 Date inspection initiated: The Occupational Safety and Health Administration initiated the Jan. 20, 2015, inspection after the agency received a complaint. ...

  • MAS Receives FDA No Objection Letter for Recycled Plastics Its Proposed Secondary Recycling Process Produces Post-Consumer Recycling Material Fit for Use in Packaging for the Food Industry

    eFACTOR3, LLC is pleased to announce an exciting, recent achievement for Austrian partner MAS. MAS, manufacturer of innovative plastic processing and plastic recycling equipment, has received FDA approval confirming that its proposed secondary recycling process produces post-consumer recycling material fit for use in the manufacturing of packaging for the food industry. Excerpts from FDA’s ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Eldan Recycling deliver cable recycling plant to Mexico

    Eldan Recycling A/S, Faaborg has sold a complete cable granulation and separation plant to Viakon Conductores Monterrey, Mexico. The system will turn mixed cables and wire into pure copper and plastic at approx. 1000 kg per production hour. Viakon Conductores Monterrey is the largest producer of electrical cables in Mexico. The company acquired their first Eldan cable recycling system 1984. After ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Tyre Recycling Equipment

    Ecosystem Ltd are pleased to announce that they have been appointed sole agents for the Komei (Italy) range of tyre recycling equipment for the UK. Komei make some of the world’s finest granulation equipment for wood, plastic and rubber. Their heavy weight 16500kg KG-1R granulator is designed specifically for shredding used tyres. It is fitted with a heat exchanger to keep the rotor and ...


  • EPS Recycling Is Big Business

    Most people never give waste EPS a thought beyond the time it takes them carry large quantities of waste EPS to landfill. But for many businesses and plastic machinery factories, EPS recycling is serious business. In a nutshell, EPS recycling is the industry which revolves around the collection, compaction, crushing and pelletizing, ranging from food container to insulation sheet. ...

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