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  • 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.

  • 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

  • Waste Management of the Pacific Northwest to Acquire Glacier Recycle as Part of Company`s Increasing Focus on Waste Reduction, Recovery and Processing

    AUBURN, Wash., Nov, 2010  -- Waste Management of the Pacific Northwest today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Glacier Recycle, which provides comprehensive recycling services for the construction industry. Waste Management officials said the acquisition will expand the company's "green services" related to waste ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Recycled erosion/growing/filtering product

    Hi We have been developing this product for the last 3 years. It is very simple in it's design but extremely effective. What started out as 3 pieces of galvanized steel is now one single piece of recycled plastic. The plastic itself is collected from farms as used bale wrap (winter feed covering for hay) it is then processed into granules which are then used to make our system. They are flexible ...


    By A & E Solutions.

  • Monarch Airlines to Further Reduce Carbon Footprint with Pratt & Whitney`s EcoPower® Engine Wash

    PARIS AIR SHOW --Monarch, the scheduled leisure airline, has signed an exclusive three-year agreement for Pratt & Whitney's environmentally friendly EcoPower® engine wash service. The washes will be performed by Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners at Manchester, London Luton and London Gatwick Airports.  Pratt & Whitney is ...


  • 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 E-scrap recycling plant in Greece

    The plant is designed for a performance of 6 t/h and equipped with a new shredding technology for gentle opening of large electronic units like washing machines, dish washers, electric cookers, vending machines, switchboard cabinets, server stations and many more. The incoming E-scrap is fed by conveying belt or gripper directly into the funnel of the special shredder. By the working method of ...

  • PET-Recycling Plant at PFR Nord GmbH

    Operator of the facility: The Mensing Group of Companies in Hohenwestedt (Germany) invests almost € 10 million in the construction of a new PET recycling plant. The construction of the recycling plant is associated with the formation of PFR Nord GmbH in Hohenwestedt. About 30 new jobs have resulted there. On the whole, Mensing Group, which also includes AFA Nord GmbH and TM Recycling ...

  • New electronic recycling facility opens in Edmonton, Canada

    Global Electric and Electronic Processing has opened its newest electronics recycling facility in Edmonton, Alberta. The new facility is expected to process around 30,000 metric tons of electronics a year. 'We’re excited to be working with the City of Edmonton, an international leader in waste management, and we look forward to a long-term collaboration built on our mutual priorities of ...

  • Recycled polymers could stimulate return to ‘Made in GB’

    Recycled polymers could help stimulate a return to plastic product manufacturing in the UK as changing attitudes towards sustainability and rising costs for Far Eastern producers present new market opportunities for British companies. According to Keith Freegard, Director of Salford-based Axion Polymers, tapping into the UK’s proven plastics recycling infrastructure as well as the ...

  • Battery manufacturers disappointed by Government recycling proposals

    The British Battery Manufacturers Association is dismayed about the cost and complexity of the Government’s proposals for the collection and recycling of household batteries. BBMA director Warwick Smith said: “The Government’s proposals just don’t add up, particularly during a recession. Batteries are a small but vital part of household expenditure and, by the Government’s own account, have a ...

  • Compact automatic filter enables final effluent recycling

    A compact Rotork actuated automatic backwashing filter is providing reliable, efficient and economical filtration of final effluent for drum thickener washing duty at a sewage treatment works on the south coast of England. Using filtered final effluent is saving the operator the considerable cost previously incurred by the use of mains water for this duty. The Cross Phoenix Type R filter is ...


    By Rotork

  • Kansas finds soultion to promote recycling on Earth Day

    The Kansas Department of Health and Environment's Bureau of Waste Management was looking for a unique way to promote recycling on Earth Day. The answer was close at hand. Kansan and environmental artist Stan Herd agreed to create an environmental awareness collage using 20,000 pieces of artwork submitted as entries in the agency's 'Kansas - Don't Spoil It' calendar contest by Kansas elementary, ...

  • DOE, Washington Closure complete recycling project at Hanford

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently teamed with contractor Washington Closure Hanford to complete a major recycling effort during cleanup of the Hanford Site in southeastern Washington State. The work involved removing an electrical substation in the 300 Area, a former industrial complex about a mile north of the city of Richland that was the center of Hanford’s radiological ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new refrigerator recycling plant at AO Recycling

    The 75,000 square-foot plant is designed to recycle approximately 700,000 fridges per year – one-fifth of all fridges disposed of annually in the UK. The recycling plant processes single door, double door, American fridges and freezers as well as washing machines, tumble dryers and dish washers. Key equipment supplied by ANDRITZ is the proven QZ 2500 Cross-Flow Shredder ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • (More oil and gas drillers turn to water recycling

    MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - When the rain stopped falling in Texas, the prairie grass yellowed, the soil cracked and oil drillers were confronted with a crisis. After years of easy access to cheap, plentiful water, the land they prized for its vast petroleum wealth was starting to dry up. At first, the drought that took hold a few years ago seemed to threaten the economic boom that arose from hydraulic ...


    By Associated Press

  • More oil and gas drillers turn to water recycling

    When the rain stopped falling in Texas, the prairie grass yellowed, the soil cracked and oil drillers were confronted with a crisis. After years of easy access to cheap, plentiful water, the land they prized for its vast petroleum wealth was starting to dry up. At first, the drought that took hold a few years ago seemed to threaten the economic boom that arose from hydraulic fracturing, a ...


    By Associated Press

  • TOMRA Sorting chosen by Monoworld Recycling as technology partner for groundbreaking new plastics recycling facility

    Global sensor-based sorting specialist, TOMRA Sorting, has been chosen by Monoworld Recycling Ltd (MRL) as the technology partner for a new £9 million state-of-the-art plastics recycling facility (PRF) in Rushden, Northamptonshire.  Monoworld Rushden is the UK’s first mixed plastics to extrusion HDPE and PP recycling plant. The company also operates a film and metal sorting plant ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • KOMPLETT research project – water recycling: Test phase successfully completed

    For many dry areas of the world which are difficult to reach, a decentralised water treatment system is the preferred option to a centralised water supply and disposal system. In collaboration with Villeroy & Boch, the Universities of Kaiserslautern and Bonn and ap-system engineering, EnviroChemie has now developed a KOMPLETT system for recycling water for large building complexes, such as ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • 2009 Environment Awards recognise Ozzi Kleen Greywater Recycling Systems!

    The dedicated owners/directors and the team at Suncoast Waste Water Management have been working on developing and manufacturing wastewater recycling systems for both domestic households and commercial developments. After nearly two decades of success with the invention of the unique Ozzi Kleen non-septic sewage treatment systems, this silent success story is about to start all over again! The ...

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