waste processing trommels News

  • EDGE Trommel 622 Series officially launched at Hillhead

    The newly available Trommel combines high production rates and ease of use in a cost effective machine. A unique feature of the 622 is it’s fuel and energy saving control system. The 622 range has a load sensing system that allows the machine to work harder or easier depending on its load. This allows huge savings in terms of operator fuel costs. The Trommel is ideal for ...


    By EDGE INNOVATE

  • Instant Loss on Ignition Results for Trommel Fines

    Cost-effective compliance with landfill tax regimes Many issues have been raised with HMRC’s proposed Loss on Ignition (LOI) testing regime for landfill taxes, including concerns that tests will take too long to be actionable and will cost too much to perform with any regularity. This may indeed be true for samples sent to a laboratory, but there is an alternative: the ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Turning Waste into Profit

    This project was undertaken on behalf of Thompson's of Prudhoe to enable their existing waste recycling plant to become more profitable... The recycling plant at Springwell Quarry is handling skip waste and C&D waste. The initial screening split is at 40mm using a large Trommel screen. For many years the 40mm down product was acceptable for use as a cover material not only on Thompson's own ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Turning Waste into Profit

    Untitled Document This project was ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Landfill Tax: What qualifies as inert waste?

    HMRC recently published the Landfill Tax statistics for the third quarter of 2012. These were of particular interest to those affected by the ‘fines’ problems back in May. This was when HMRC clarified that ‘fines’ that fall through trommels when waste is processed through sorting facilities does not qualify as inert waste. This led to a huge problem for many sorting ...

  • Tests underway to retrieve underground hazardous waste at Dounreay

    One of the most demanding clean-up jobs ever undertaken in the history of nuclear energy is gathering pace. It involves the recovery and packaging of more than 1500 tonnes of radioactive waste that has lain submerged for up to 50 years in the ground beneath Britain’s abandoned experiment with fast reactors at Dounreay. Tests are underway in Scotland, Germany and the USA to develop the ...

  • Cawleys pioneer automated sorting of commercial & industrial waste

    Joint venture company OKLM Recycling Technology Limited was appointed by Cawleys to design, build and install the new multi-million pound sorting facility to process 30 tonnes an hour of C&I waste at their Luton site. Background Cawleys is a family-owned and operated waste management company dedicated to recycling and diverting waste away from landfill. It constructed its first Waste ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Mixed Waste sorting takes off with TITECH

    Following their success at a revolutionary MRF in Cyprus where recyclables were first sorted commercially from black bag waste, TITECH has continued to make strides in mixed waste sensor based sorting technology. Projects have followed in Eastern Europe, the USA, Spain and the UK, in an area that has become the fastest growing sector of the company. As Jonathan Clarke, UK Managing Director, says: ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Powerday kicks off renewed Chelsea contract with zero waste to landfill status

    Waste management company Powerday has celebrated the signing of a renewed waste collection contract with Chelsea Football Club, with the news that the club has reached zero waste to landfill status. Food, bottles, packaging and office waste from the Stamford Bridge stadium and the Cobham training grounds are collected by Powerday and taken to the company’s nearby Old Oak Materials Recycling ...

  • I need to buy a waste shredder. What kind should I choose?

    Buying a waste shredder can be quite a challenging rehearsal. There are plenty of technologies and manufacturers and all claim to provide the best solution. The needs of today can change quickly and nobody wants to end up finding out having invested a lot of money in a machine that is not fit for purpose. We'd like to bring up some aspects worth considering when buying a shredder. I need to buy ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Waste-to-energy shredders ready to roll at SITA UK’s new SRF plant

    SITA UK’s new Solid Recovered Fuel plant is set to produce some 60,000 tonnes of SRF a year with the installation of three high-specification shredders. The UNTHA shredders are ready to swing into operation at the plant in Birmingham – part of SITA UK’s new Integrated Resource Recovery Centre which will create up to 150 jobs once fully up and running. SITA UK has invested in the ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Waste-to-energy shredders ready to roll at SITA UK’s new SRF plant

    SITA UK’s new Solid Recovered Fuel plant is set to produce some 60,000 tonnes of SRF a year with the installation of three high-specification shredders. The UNTHA shredders are ready to swing into operation at the plant in Birmingham – part of SITA UK’s new Integrated Resource Recovery Centre which will create up to 150 jobs once fully up and running. SITA UK has invested in the ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Wildcat TR521 from Vermeer enhanced for more power and easier operation

    Vermeer introduced a newly enhanced trommel screen that puts more control in the hands of the operator and more power to produce a quality end product. The TR521 trommel screen is now available with a Cummins 110-horsepower (82.1 kW) Tier 4i/Stage IIIB engine, increasing power by 10 percent. The TR521 has  additional features designed to process mulch, ...


    By Vermeer

  • SugaRich invests in new shredding technology for specialist food recycling plant

    Food recycling specialist, SugaRich is overhauling the shredding technology it uses at its sophisticated Brackley plant to transform high calorific surplus food into energy-rich animal feed. SugaRich will now feed pallet loads of starch-rich biscuits, bread, crisps and more, straight from their haulage vehicles into a new organic waste shredder from UNTHA. The single shaft technology will then ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • AVIS Industrial Corporation Acquires IPS Balers from CP Manufacturing

    Avis Industrial Corporation, a privately-held company with ten subsidiaries throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, announces the acquisition of IPS Balers, Inc. in Baxley, Georgia. IPS Balers, Inc. is a manufacturer of ferrous, non-ferrous, plastics, and mixed fiber balers. IPS has been providing balers and conveyors to the recycling industry for ...


    By IPS Balers, Inc.

  • New Plastic PMD System at IMOG, Belgium

    IMOG is an intermunicipal public sanitary authority in South West Flanders. IMOG ensures the integrated waste management for 11 municipalities with well over 230,000 inhabitants. At IMOG’s PMD sorting facility more than 4,000 tonnes/year of separately collected mixed light packaging material (PMD) and PP material are processed. Situation: ...

  • Recycling 2015 in Gorinchem, Holland

    On 3rd to the 5th November was the time for the sixth edition of the trade show Gorinchem Recycling in Holland. It was a rather small, but highly important national event with about 6000 visitors in total and some hundreds of exhibitors. All the important players from the recycling industry in Holland were present at the event. The theme of the days, "from waste to resource", fits close to the ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Landfill tax to rise in line with inflation

    It has not yet been established whether the rate will rise further beyond that date, as the government awaits results of an up and coming consultation on trommel fines. Landfill tax for active waste is set to increase from £72 to £80 per tonne as of April this year, with the Department confirming that any future rise will be related to the Retail Price Index, as of April 1 2015. ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • TOMRA Sorting set to share its expertise at RWM 2013

    TOMRA Sorting will return to the NEC this September to take part in the biggest event in the UK’s recycling calendar, RWM 2013 (10 – 12 September, NEC Birmingham).  TOMRA Sorting will highlight the very latest innovations in sensor-based sorting technology and share industry-leading expertise on commercial and industrial (C&I) waste management. Visitors ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Vermeer hosts Recycling Specialist Training and Demo Days in Pella

    Vermeer takes the word “specialist” serious, and holds training for recycling specialists every year. In September, the Vermeer Environmental segment held a training event for dealer recycling specialists from around the globe. When it comes to environmental equipment, the specialists don’t just have to understand the machines, but also the applications they are working with, ...


    By Vermeer

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you