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  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling is renaming its Product Portfolio

    Global sensor-based sorting system manufacturer TOMRA Sorting Recycling is renaming its product portfolio as the business completes its rebranding process. Formerly known as TITECH, the business started to rebrand in February 2012 to align with its parent company, Norway-based TOMRA Systems ASA. The final step in TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s rebranding process is ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Sorting plastics: a new device for the recycling industry

    There is a clear need to increase the amount of plastic that is recycled to conserve and recover resources and energy and to relieve pressure on landfill sites. However, recycling plastic waste is problematic as there are many types of plastics: each type has different physical and chemical properties. A recent study has assessed the effectiveness of a new separating technology which sorts ...

  • European households encouraged to sort more recyclable waste

    Governments need to take account of the effort householders need to make to sort recyclable waste into distinct streams, such as paper, glass and organic waste, when designing waste management policies. New research suggests that when householders have the option to dump mixed waste, deposit-refund systems may be the most effective way of encouraging recycling. Using the Netherlands as a case ...

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling launches revolutionary AUTOSORT FLAKE

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling revealed their new AUTOSORT FLAKE featuring simultaneous triple-sorting capability under www.upgrade-your-flake.com on 7 December 2015. The product launch was originally planned to take place at the Plastics Recycling Show (PRS) in Brussels, on 25 & 26 November 2015 and was transformed into a digital campaign ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Tomra Sorting Highlights Commercial Opportunities in Polymer Recycling

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling will be exhibiting at Arabplast - the largest plastics, petrochemicals and rubber industry trade show in MENA region. Experts from TOMRA Sorting Recycling will highlight the very latest innovations in sensor-based sorting technology, with a strong focus on polymer recycling including PET bottle sorting and PET flake sorting at Arabplast (10 - 13 January 2015, Dubai ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • 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 ...

  • The Masters ‘Sort Out’ BMW

    Master Magnets Ltd custom built and designed a swarf separator for one of the world’s largest car manufacturers. BMW had the problem of obtaining clean aluminium from left over swarf at their engine manufacturing plant at Castle Bromwich in the Midlands BMW. BMW had the problem of obtaining clean aluminium from left over swarf at their engine manufacturing plant at Castle Bromwich in the ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Tomra Sorting Recycling’s Automated Sorting Systems Play Vital Role At Msw Treatment Plant In Xiamen, China

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s advanced sensor-based technology is replacing manual sorting in China, enabling the recovery of higher yields and greater purity of valuable resources from municipal solid waste (MSW) streams. Advanced sensor-based waste sorting systems from TOMRA Sorting Recycling are playing a crucial role in the operation of the recently completed MSW treatment plant in the ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling launches new generation TITECH finder metal sorting system at IFAT

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling has unveiled a ground-breaking new generation of its TITECH finder sensor-based metal sorting system at IFAT Entsorga. Being demonstrated on the TOMRA Sorting Recycling stand, the new TITECH finder features the company’s proprietary DEEP DATA technology. This latest innovation from the global market leader allows the collection, processing and analysis of ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • TOMRA Sorting acquires BEST to complement TITECH’s sensor-based sorting platform for recycling

    TITECH for the recycling industry and ODENBERG for food industry, both brands of TOMRA Sorting AS, will benefit from joining forces with Belgium-based company BEST, a specialist for advanced optical sorting technology. TOMRA Sorting, signed an agreement on 31 May 2012, with the owners of technology manufacturer BEST Kwadraat NV (BEST), located in Leuven to acquire 100 per cent of the shares in ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • REDWAVE showcases new XRF Sorting Machine at IFAT 2016 New sorting possibilities for the Recycling Industry

    REDWAVE will be located in Hall C1 at stand 226 at the IFAT in Munich (Germany) from May 30 to June 3. You will see different live sorting demonstrations with the innovative REDWAVE XRF sorting machine at our stand: Mixed heavy metals: separation of pure fractions (eg: copper, zinc, stainless steel) Mixed plastics: separation of brominated plastics Mixed glass: ...

  • 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 ...

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling launches new customer care initiative

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling has launched a new integrated range of support services to deliver enhanced commercial benefits to its customers. Called TOMRA Care, the company now provides a comprehensive package of services. Developed following a strategic review of TOMRA Sorting  existing customer care support services, TOMRA Care has 28 component elements covering the areas process consulting, ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling showcases new X-TRACT at IFAT 2016

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling is set to showcase its pioneering x-ray sorting machine at IFAT 2016, one of the world's leading trade fairs for environmental technologies. The company will be located in Hall C2 at Stand 339/438 of the Messe München, Germany, from May 30 – June 3. In its newly launched format, the X-TRACT is an even more powerful and efficient sorting tool, equipped with a new ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Improved sorting strategies needed in recycled wood waste, say EU researchers

    Waste management has in the past decade become a profitable business opportunity, but existing waste regulations do not provide strong enough incentives for better pollution control. According to new research, regulations designed to encourage high rates of recycling may also lead to increased pollution levels because material is not sorted correctly.  The supply chain in the recycled wood waste ...

  • TOMRA Sorting to showcase virgin and recycled plastics applications at K 2013

    Sensor-based sorting systems pioneer TOMRA Sorting will demonstrate its virgin and recycled plastics, as well as rubber sorting applications, at K 2013 in Düsseldorf. In the spotlight at the leading international trade fair for the plastics and rubber industries worldwide will be the new generation BEST Genius™ and TITECH autosort [flake] systems. The event takes place from October ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Jonathan Clarke appointed as global sales director for TOMRA Sorting Recycling

    Jonathan Clarke has been appointed into a new role of global sales director for TOMRA Sorting Recycling. In his new position, Jonathan will be responsible for overseeing international sales of TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s automated TITECH sorting systems. Jonathan will continue to be based in the UK and will oversee TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s operations here, but ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Newly-developed Recycling Technology Simultaneously Sorts and Collects Three Types of Plastic

    Panasonic Corporation recently developed a recycling technology that simultaneously sorts and collects three types of plastic - PP, PS, and ABS - from shredded dust produced at home electronics appliances recycling plants at three times the speed of conventional systems. This technology will help accelerate the use of recycled plastic. Panasonic Corporation recently developed a recycling ...

  • Tomra Sorting to Share International Recycling Expertise at Ecowaste 2015

    International recycling specialists TOMRA Sorting will share its world-leading expertise at one of the Middle East’s largest waste management events, EcoWaste (19 - 22 January 2015, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre). TOMRA Sorting experts will be on hand to discuss the latest technological advances that allow the recovery of valuable recyclables from MSW on a ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • REDWAVE XRF - new sorting possibilities for the Metal and Aluminium Recycling Industry

    The sorting system REDWAVE XRF was initially used in the field of glass sorting, more precisely for the separation of heat-resistant and leaded glass from the waste glass cullet. Soon it became apparent that the fields of application go far beyond the glass sector. The use of this innovative technology together with the development of a new machine design set new standards in the metal sorting, ...

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