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  • Efactor3 to offer plastics washing, drying system

    The DRD drying and cleaning system from MAS, which will be available in the United States through Efactor3 LLC, Charlotte, N.C., was introduced during the NPE 2009 event in Chicago in June. MAS (Maschinen- und Anlagenbau Schulz GmbH of Austria) says its dry cleaning system “is a well-proven alternative to water washing plants for plastic recycling.” Cleaning is carried out by the DRD (Double ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Friction-washer FW series used to wash plastic materials

    ?Applications? The NEUE HERBOLD friction washer FW Series is used to intensively wash plastic materials such as film flakes, granulate to include PET bottle flake and other types of rigid plastics. ...

  • Taylor made washing lines for wet recycling of plastics by NEUE HERBOLD

    NEUE HERBOLD Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH, located in Sinsheim/Germany manufactures and sells complete washing lines for the recycling of plastics waste. Prior to re-pelletizing the plastic waste must be size reduced, washed and if necessary foreign materials separated. NEUE HERBOLD washing lines, produce granules or flakes with a high quality even at today's required outputs. Materials which ...

  • Hatchery wash water treatment

    A WPL HiPAF Modular wastewater treatment system has been specified to treat the wash water for a global company’s large hatchery processing plant in Warwickshire. WPL were selected in a competitive bid based on the ...


    By WPL Ltd

  • Don’t Let Summer Be A Wash-Out

    Following a wet and windy May Bank Holiday, Wavin Plastics is urging gardeners to harvest future rainfall rather than letting it simply drain away. The change in Britain’s climate is expected to result in more sudden bursts of rain during the summer months – not enough to replenish reservoirs and natural aquifers, but plenty for green fingered enthusiasts in their upkeep of a healthy lawn and ...


  • IBC and Drum washing system installed in Worcester

    Augean Treatment, part of Augean plc a hazardous waste specialist, has installed and commissioned a new container washing plant at Worcester. The plant integrates one of Rotajet’s D60-dw multi-stage washing machines to remove hazardous waste residue from steel and plastic drums and containers, enabling them to be reused or sold as scrap. This process provides an ideal environmental solution, and ...


    By Rotajet Systems Limited

  • TOMRA launches Wash & Waste for tidier recycling

    TOMRA Collection Solutions has launched the Wash & Waste, a sink and waste bin combined in a single unit in the style of TOMRA’s reverse vending machines. Reverse vending machines, often located at retailers, collect empty bottles and cans for reuse and recycling. With the introduction of the Wash & Waste,  ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Rampant disease washes in with flood water in Sierra Leone

    With malaria, diarrhea and vomiting, pneumonia, bronchitis and other respiratory infections, worm infestations, scabies, abscesses, sores, and boils all common ailments in the Kroo Bay community of the Sierra Leone capital Freetown local medical official Amadou Kandor says it’s little wonder 35 is an average life expectancy for the slum’s 6,000 inhabitants. Kroo Bay, one of the poorest areas in ...


    By IRIN

  • Mechanical Dryer for surface drying of plastic flakes & plastic granulates

    Neue Herbold - mechanical Dryer TM Series are used as a downstream component after a washing process. It is used for surface drying of the material fraction primarily for film flakes, granulate from PET bottles and other rigid types of plastics. Technique The wet material fraction is fed into the upper hopper located on the end of the dryer housing. The rotor of the mechanical ...

  • Eco-friendly polycarbonate WS1 wash hand basin replaces stainless steel wash hand basins with lower carbon footprint

    Engineered from a single-piece, moulded, high-grade polycarbonate ABS plastic and available in white and grey, the BaSix WS1 is ergonomic, attractive, strong, durable and has no sharp edges. SaniTru® antimicrobial additive embedded in the basin material itself resists build up of mould, mildew and grime to provide a cleaner surface that's easier to clean and lasts the life of the ...

  • Wavin Plastics Satisfies the Thirst for Motocross

    Motocross Of Nations 2006, the crème de la crème of this year’s Motocross racing calendar, 23-24 September, is to be supported by Wavin Plastics. The 2006 site at Matterley basin near Winchester will be supplied with all the Wavin Osma piping and water storage facilities required to provide optimum conditions for riders from all over the world to compete in this prestigious event. The ...


  • Daimer Interior Car Wash Equipment Now with 36 Free Add Ons

    Woburn, MA U.S.A. -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a vendor internationally-established for car wash equipment, now plans to offer its KleenJet® Supreme 3050CVP series car interior cleaning systems with nearly three dozen parts and components. The machines are steam-cleaner based and include vacuums and sanitizing systems designed for hard surfaces typically found inside cars ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Free Car Wash Equipment Buying Guide Demystifies Vehicle Cleaning Technologies

    WOBURN, MA U.S.A. – September 29, 2011 -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the number one Google-ranked online supplier of steam cleaners, has unveiled a new addition to its highly-visited Buyer Info Center: a buyer’s guide for car wash equipment. The guide, called an Essential Guide to Auto Detailing, compares and contrasts the three main types of car wash equipment: steam cleaners, ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Plastic recycling firm receive £450,000 top-up

    The Welsh Assembly Government has awarded £450,000 to recycling firm Plastic Sorting, topping up the £850,000 it received in 2007 to develop a plastic bottle sorting facility. The new sum will buy hot-wash equipment enabling plastic bottles to be flaked and washed to remove any residues and adhesive labels. Once the plastic has been through this process it will be almost indistinguishable from ...

  • New Car Wash Machines Are Engineered to Use Less Water

    WOBURN, MA, U.S.A. -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, a company transnationally-known for auto detailing technology, is now offering its Super Max™ series of car wash machines in three electrical configurations for customers around the world. The three auto detailing pressure washers include the 110-120V Super Max™ 6120SCW and 220V-240V 6230SCW supporting single phase 60 Hz ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Scientists: Great Lakes teeming with tiny plastic fibers

    Scientists who have reported that the Great Lakes are awash in tiny bits of plastic are raising new alarms about a little-noticed form of the debris turning up in sampling nets: synthetic fibers from garments, cleaning cloths and other consumer products. They are known as "microfibers" - exceedingly fine filaments made of petroleum-based materials such as polyester and nylon that are woven ...


    By Associated Press

  • APR Announces 2017 Plastics Recycling Showcase

    The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) recognized the innovators selected for The 2017 APR Plastics Recycling Showcase during the APR Technical Forum at the 2017 Plastics Recycling Conference in New Orleans this week.  The Showcase, developed to highlight and promote industry leading innovations that have a positive impact on plastics collection and recycling, focuses on recently ...

  • BPF helps to prevent plastic pollution on beaches

    The British Plastics Federation has launched a guidance manual to help reduce the amount of plastic pellets polluting beaches. The manual called Operation Clean Sweep – Plastic Pellet Loss Prevention will provide factories and plants with information on how to prevent plastics polluting the environment. Although it is not completely clear how the pellets reach the ...

  • Masses of plastic particles found in Great Lakes

    Already ravaged by toxic algae, invasive mussels and industrial pollution, the Great Lakes now confront another potential threat that few had even imagined until recently: untold millions of plastic litter bits, some visible only through a microscope. Scientists who have studied gigantic masses of floating plastic in the world's oceans are now reporting similar discoveries in the lakes that make ...


    By Associated Press

  • Plastic waste littering Britain`s beaches

    The amount of plastic littering Britain’s beautiful beaches is at its highest level since records began, according to the Marine Conservation Society’s (MCS) Beachwatch 2007 survey report published today. The MCS Beachwatch 2007 Report shows that plastic litter on our beaches has increased by a staggering 126% since the annual survey began in 1994. Plastic debris now accounts for over 58% of all ...

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