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  • Complete 2-stage plastic recycling system available

    A complete 2 stage shredding and granulating system that was built in 2006 and was only run for 3000 hours has come up for sale and we are ready to disassemble and deliver anywhere in the US. The system includes: - Infeed conveyor for shredder- Single shaft shredder, WEIMA Model WLK-15- Shredder discharge and granulator infeed conveyor- Metal detection and separation equipment- Granulator, MPG ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • 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 ...

  • Wales first in UK to start legislation to ban free plastic bags

    Environment Minister Jane Davidson has asked Welsh Assembly Government officials to start work on legislation to put an end to the use of free one-trip plastic bags in Wales. The Welsh Assembly Government is the first UK administration is to start work for possible regulation under the provisions of the Climate Change Act to ban plastic bags. Ms Davidson said: “I have always stated that I do not ...

  • How good an alternative are biodegradable plastics?

    A recent study discusses biodegradable plastics (BDPs) as an alternative to conventional plastic packaging. It investigates their advantages and the possibilities for waste management. Over 67 million tonnes of packaging waste is generated annually in the EU. The EU directive on Packaging and Packaging Waste1 requires Member States to reduce waste and develop recycling systems. Although the ...

  • Well-known companies at the South-East European Environmental Forum

      Well-known companies at the South-East European Environmental Forum 28-30 March 2012, Sofia, Bulgaria The latest green energy and waste ...


    By Via Expo Ltd.

  • Business diversification for recycling firm keen to tackle plastic waste

    Riverdale Paper has invested in a new UNTHA QR shredder to support the company’s business diversification. The Gateshead firm quickly established itself as the North East’s leading paper recycler. But contracts with some of the UK’s largest commercial organisations in retail, financial services and public arenas, has seen demand for Riverdale’s ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Unique FDA Approved Plastic Bottle Recycling System to be Installed in Vietnam

    Bepex International, a world leader in process development and process equipment for the food, chemical, mineral, and polymer industries, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Vietnam-based Thanh Tai Gas Company to custom design, fabricate and deliver the first system to South East Asia in its new line of ...


    By Bepex International LLC

  • Waste Management in South-East Europe - Market Trends

    Waste Management in South-East Europe - market trends South-East European Conference & Exhibition Waste Management, Recycling & Environment ...


    By Via Expo Ltd.

  • Used recycling equipment specials from eFACTOR3

    New Comprehensive Service Package Offerings As the demand for recycling equipment has increased, so has the demand for efficient and reliable operation. The key component of a successful system is proper maintenance and while we have always offered service packages with our new machines, we will now be offering service packages for all manufacturers we represent. The packages include ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • ASTM D5740 - 11 standard guide for writing material standards in the classification D4000 format

    This guide has been prepared to aid in the writing of material standards using the Classification D 4000 format. This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the standard itself must be referred to for its use and application. ASTM does not give any warranty express or implied or make any ...


    By ASTM International

  • New Continuous Melt Filter from MAS for high throughputs and the most stringent quality demands

    Wood and paper are very common impurities in plastic recycling. Conventional filter systems using mesh screens are usually unable to manage even small amounts of such impurities. The patented Continuous Disk Filter (CDF) system by Austrian company, MAS . Maschinen-] und Anlagenbau Schulz, however, easily filters and eliminates these contaminants. Continuous Melt Filtration The ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • WEIMA Premieres Shredder at K 2016

    What event could provide a more suitable framework for a product presentation than the leading trade show in the plastics industry in Dusseldorf? The size reduction specialist from Ilsfeld (Germany) will present its all-new WKS single-shaft shredder series with 1400, 1800, and 2200 mm working width. Because they were specially designed for plastic applications, the new machines aim for shredding ...


    By WEIMA

  • At Your Service.......... by eFACTOR3

    Offering a full range of services for ALL of your recycling needs. Whether you purchase one piece of equipment or an entire system – eFACTOR3 is “at your service.” We continuously work with clients and their installations, providing them with engineered drawings, professional consultations, on-site project management and on-site service management. With a combined 25+ years of ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Feature on `Driving the UK market for Recycled plastics`

    Expert views on the latest manifesto launched by the British Federation Recycling Group In August, the British Plastic Federation Recycling Group (BPFRG) launched its latest Manifesto, setting out proposals to reform the PRN/PERN system for plastics, increase the use of recycled plastics in UK manufacturing and encourage investment in recycling infrastructure and innovation. Here, three industry ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH

  • K 2019: Lindner Focuses on System Solutions in Plastics Recycling

    Three years have passed since the last K, the world’s premier fair for the plastics and rubber industry, and everything has changed. Apart from the media attacks on plastic products, the industry also has other challenges to overcome, such as China’s import ban on plastic waste and constantly increasing recycling quotas entering into force. Lindner, the Austrian waste processing ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • FAKUMA 2017: Sought-After Shredding Systems by Lindner

    Fakuma, previously a German specialist injection moulding fair, has developed into an international plastics exhibition. For the fair’s 25th anniversary, 1,889 companies presented their products and services in an 85,000-square-metre exhibition space in Friedrichshafen on Lake Constance from 17th to 21st October 2017. Many of the 48,375 who visited Fakuma from all over the world over those ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • UL Environment Selected to Study Feasibility of Plastics Supply and Value Chain in a Circular Economy to Support EU Horizon 2020 Project

    UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today that it is joining a team led by the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration (IZM), to support a Horizon 2020 circular economy project in the European Union. The EU Post-Consumer High-Tech Recycled Polymers for a Circular Economy (“PolyCE”) project is a ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • 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

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