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  • Europe now recycles two-thirds of its steel packaging, says APEAL

    Over 2.5 million tonnes of food/drinks cans and other steel containers were recycled in Europe during 2006. This equates to a recycling rate of 66% - an increase of five percentage points compared to 2005, according to latest figures from the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (APEAL). The statistics show that top performers were Belgium and Germany on 93% and 89% of steel ...


    By Recycling International

  • New machine processes steel wire from tyre recycling

    Tyre wire cleaner made by MeWa separates steel and rubber. Around 3.5 million old tyres are returned for recycling every year in the European Union. A large proportion of these tyres are used to make rubber granulates. However, tyres also contain a substantial amount of steel wire. For this content, MeWa Recycling Maschinen und Anlagenbau GmbH from Gechingen has now developed the UNI-CUT® SP tyre ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • Recycling cellphones

    The Federation of Information, Communication and Organisational Technology Companies (SWICO) believes the return rate for old mobile phones is unacceptable. For PCs, the recycling rate is about 85%, but only 15% for mobile phones, according to SWICO. This means that in Switzerland about 1,000 tonnes of recyclable materials are wasted [each year]. SWICO wants recycling of cellphones to become as ...


  • Recycling Polystyrene

    Enough waste Polystyrene to fill 15,000 Olympic sized swimming pools is currently land filled in the UK every year. Purex International has developed a new system to thermally densify this waste into a form that can be recycled into new products and fuels. Polystyrene is a very effective packaging material but disposing of or recycling it can be problematic and expensive. Purex International ...


  • Miller Recycling Corporation Recycles Electronic Scrap

    Miller Recycling's E-Waste Recycling Program has been in effect for about a year, and to date has recycled approximately 75-80 Tons of electronic scrap. Mansfield, Massachusetts (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Miller Recycling’s E-Waste Recycling Program has been in effect for about a year, and to date has recycling approximately 75-80 Tons of electronic scrap. It ...


    By PRWeb

  • Recycle Now reveals new household recycling ‘hotspots’

    Research undertaken by WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) to mark the celebration of Recycle Week (2nd- 6th June 2008) has highlighted a series of  ‘hotspots’ in the home of ‘forgotten’ items of recyclable household waste. 62% of consumers recycle household items from their kitchen; only 36% and 34% respectively remember to recycle items from their bathroom and bedroom; ...

  • How to recycle tyres

    In the UK we dispose of 48 million tyres per year which causes a major problem but also creates a very big oppurtunity. Since 2003 tyres have been banned from lanfill so alternative uses and recycling methods have had to be used and the technology involved has improved greatly over the past few years. Using shredders and pyrolisis system old tyres can be turned back into new rubber or the ...


    By British Balers

  • Interstate Products Expands Line of Spill Containment Pallets

    Interstate Products, Inc. (IPI), the leading manufacturer of spill containment products and the preferred source for environmental and industrial solutions has expanded its line of secondary spill containment and storage products. As a manufacturer, service company and major US and international distributor, IPI now offers the most flexible and comprehensive spill protection, containment, ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • New Line Of Waste containers 100% non-corrosive.

    EMF Containers Inc. is please to introduce our new line of waste containers (trash bin) in the industry. EMF Containers Inc. is located in the Magdalen Islands, Quebec. We specialize in the design and fabrication of fiberglass containers for service, commercial, municipal and residential applications. Our products range from 2 to 8 cubic yards, as well as custom sizes. We design containers for ...


  • GreenMan Subsidiary Completes Conversion for Bhushan Steel Ltd.

    GreenMan Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GMTI) (PINKSHEETS: GMTI) announced that its American Power Group Inc. (APG) subsidiary has completed the follow-on order for Bhushan Steel Ltd. ("Bhushan Steel"), New Delhi, India, to convert two MAN B&W generators (one 12MW and one 9MW) at their Khopoli industrial site to APG's dual fuel technology. Bhushan Steel Ltd. is India's third largest secondary ...


    By American Power Group, Inc.

  • New Tasks for the QZ: Slag Recycling.

    Having been well established as an especially fast-operating and efficient plant technology in WEEE and refrigerator processing for a long time, the QZ Querstromzerspaner is currently proving its special qualities in a new field of application: In the recycling of slag scrap from combustion plants (garbage incineration etc.). The Querstromzerspaner does notoperate in its classic application as ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • 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.

  • Call for efforts to improve metal recycling

    Vast resources are required to extract speciality and difficult-to-recycle metals that are often only used once before disposal. Researchers argue in a new analysis that more must be done to improve metal recycling rates in order to secure our material needs for the future. In the past, metal products were typically made of fairly common materials. However, today, a product that is made ...

  • Honda to Reuse Rare Earth Metals Contained in Used Parts

    Tokyo, Apr 17, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and the Japan Metals & Chemicals Co., Ltd. today jointly announced the establishment of the world's first process to extract rare earth metals from various used parts in Honda products, in an actual mass-production process at a recycling plant, not an experimental process. Honda will pursue the recycling of precious resources by ...


    By Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

  • Worker fatally injured at Behr Iron & Steel recycling plant OSHA cites company for 7 willful, 1 serious safety violations at South Beloit, Illinois, facility

    Following the death of a worker at Behr Iron & Steel Inc.'s recycling facility in South Beloit, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited the company for seven willful and one serious safety violations. The company operates under the name Behr Iron & Metal. The victim, a 37-year old Hispanic immigrant, suffered ...

  • Safe and affordable Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) tank storage

    Interstate Products, Inc. (IPI), the leading manufacturer of spill containment products and the preferred source for environmental and industrial products now offers a larger selection of intermediate bulk container (IBC) tank storage products to help eliminate the possibility of major spills and provide the best solutions for regulatory compliance. As a major US and international distributor, ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • WRAP trials bring banks to encourage SME recycling

    A bring bank scheme to encourage small- and medium- sized businesses to recycle their waste is being piloted by the Waste & Resources Action Programme. Funded by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs as part of its Commercial and Industrial Waste programme, two projects will trial the bring bank system for six ...

  • Al-jon article in Recycling Today Magazine

    Visitors to the News section of the Web site of Al-jon Inc. in early 2007 found only one event publicized — a photo essay of the company’s nine-month-long plant expansion project. The series of photos tells customers almost all they need to know about where the company’s focus has been this decade. Al-jon CEO Kendig Kneen has made strategic moves in terms of financing, market ...


    By Al-jon Manufacturing, LLC

  • 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 ...

  • Trends in the production and use of Shredded Steel Scrap - AMM scrap conference

    It is generally useful to understand a speaker's point of view so that you can make some judgment as to his particular set of prejudices.  In my case, I am Chairman of The Shredder Company, LLC, which manufactures scrap steel shredding equipment and which also operates an electric furnace steel foundry.  I am Chairman of Newell Recycling Company of El Paso which operates a complete ...


    By The Shredder Company (TSC)

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