Aluminium Recycling News

  • SAPA Profiles UK new temperature measurement equipment for aluminium production efficiency

    SAPA Profiles UK has implemented AMETEK Land’s new SPOT AL EQS (SPOT Aluminium Extrusion, Quench and Strip) pyrometers at its aluminium extrusion plant in Tibshelf, Derbyshire and is reaping major efficiencies and performance benefits by accurately measuring temperature of low and variable emissivity aluminium. This innovative new SPOT AL EQS ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • TOMRA´s latest automated LIBS sorting technology is making aluminium recycling worthwhile

    Coupled with its market-leading X-TRACT, TOMRA Sorting will launch its LIBS technology, at ALUMINIUM 2016, in Düsseldorf, Germany, between 29 November and 01 December, 2016. Conveniently situated in the exhibition’s Recycling Pavilion (Hall 11), TOMRA Sorting can be found at Stand 54 where its ALUMINIUM 2016 team will be on hand each day ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Recycling industry in Poland is blooming

    The steady economic growth and large investments in construction projects has opened up new opportunities for the recycling industry in Poland. Inquiries to Eldan Recycling show that an increasing number of companies want a piece of the valuable recycling cake. “The past 5 years we have noticed a steady increase in requests from Poland” says Toni Reftman ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Designed and produced by Bollegraaf

    Strong Partnerships We want to be a valuable partner. Whenever there is an issue, we want to offer a tailor-made solution. We aim to assist our clients with training, service and advice. Technologies are advancing, regulations can change, but variables in the market can also change, with possible consequences for product program. In that sense we want to be an extra pair of ...

  • New technique developed to recycle indium from waste LCD screens

    The EU has identified 20 critical raw materials, including indium, with economic importance and a high supply risk. Indium is mainly used for the production of LCD screens and is predominantly sourced from Chinese mines. This study, funded by the European Commission1 , details the development of a process to recycle indium from waste LCD panels, where indium is found as indium tin oxide (ITO). ...


    By European Commission

  • Position Paper on Circular Economy Package 2016

    Metal Packaging Europe welcomes the revised Circular Economy Package. The Commission’s proposal amending Directive 2008/98/EC on waste (WFD) and Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste (PPWD) are an important step towards an improved European policy framework to encourage the transition towards a circular economy and to ensure sustainable growth. With regard to metal ...

  • ARN Invests in Further Expansion with Swiss Delamination and Separation Plant

    ARN Recycling BV is the first company to operate the new CCM20RT delamination mill produced by swissRTec.  The CCM20RT is based around the same design as its predecessors, the CCM10 and CCM15RT, however it makes a big step forward in power and size. ARN, an experienced processor of ASR in the Netherlands, is ...


    By Auto Recycling Nederland

  • Redwave Metal Days! The best opportunity to stay on top of new developments in the field of metal/aluminium recycling!

    Metal and aluminium recycling is moving ever more into the spotlight as companies around the world seek to incorporate more secondary material into their materials flow sheet and product lines. Metal scrap offers many economic benefits over prime metal. This event features international speeches of different sectors in the metal and aluminium recycling industry and latest innovations. ...

  • 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, ...

  • Enval demonstrates aluminium recovery technology in recycling trials

    Enval's pioneering technology will provide the recycling solution for a project to assess the feasibility of including flexible laminate packaging, such as food and drink pouches, pet food pouches and toothpaste tubes, in existing household recycling schemes. The project is being conducted in partnership with Anthesis LRS, SUEZ environnement, Nestlé UK & Ireland, Coca-Cola Enterprises. ...


    By Enval Limited

  • Eriez® President and CEO to present at 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC 2015)

    Tim Shuttleworth, Eriez® President and CEO, will present a paper titled “Profitability Clearing the Chinese ‘Green Fence’” at the 15th International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC 2015). The event will be held March 25-27 in Berlin, Germany. Eriez-Europe will be a featured exhibitor. Shuttleworth’s presentation will focus on Eriez’ ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Aluminium and copper balls made of highly sensitive data

    Today, these data are recorded digitally on computers, hard drives, digital recordings, floppy disks, USB flash drives, etc. When they have been used, they are often just thrown away. However the sensitive data that may be located on it could be reproduced at any time again. Only the destruction of the storage media can prevent this. Erdwich has developed a machine technology that simultaneously ...

  • Eco Expo Asia 2014 sees strongest global exhibitor participation ever

    Diversity of solutions and show scale praised by visitors The preeminent exhibition for green-tech business in Asia, Eco Expo Asia, closed its 2014 edition on a high note. Organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), the show saw its ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • 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 ...

  • Eriez Demonstrates Nonferrous Fines Separation at RWM

    Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd will be present at RWM 2014 held between16th and 18th of September at the NEC, Birmingham, UK and demonstrate new developments with its range of eddy current separators (ECS) RevX-E. This advanced equipment will enable waste processors to achieve an extremely high level separation of nonferrous material from waste material fines. Eriez’ eddy current separator ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Novelis Casts First Ingot at New Aluminium Recycling Center in Nachterstedt

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, announced today that it successfully cast the first production-sized ingot – almost 10 meters long – at its 200 million Euro aluminium recycling and casting center in Nachterstedt, Germany. Located adjacent to the company’s existing aluminium rolling mill, the new plant will produce up to 400,000 metric tons of ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Novelis Expands Finishing Capacity for Beverage Can Sheet in Europe

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, today announced the commissioning of a new aluminium slitting and packing line at Aluminium Norf GmbH (Alunorf), its joint-venture facility in Neuss, Germany. With an investment of approximately 15 million Euros, it will increase the plant’s finishing capacity for beverage can sheet. “This investment reflects the solid ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • End of Waste Conference to help the waste and recycling sector with the challenges of implementing complex EU criteria

    The impact of end of waste regulations, designed to divert waste materials from landfill, will be addressed at the End of Waste and Quality Protocols Conference. This specialist forum for businesses within the waste and recycling industry takes place on 30th January 2014, at 76 Portland Place, London. The event, organised by the Environment Media Group and supported by the ...


    By Environment Media Group

  • Eriez new eccentric rotor for RevX-E® eddy current separator

    Eriez, world leading authority in magnetic separation, announce the release of a new rotor design for its RevX-E® eddy current separator, Eriez’ most recent addition to its extensive line of recycling equipment. The new design of the eccentric magnetic rotor brings the greatest recovery of valuable non ferrous metals for application in automobile shredding, glass cullet, plastics, ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • SITA UK installs Eriez Magnetics ecs in its new wood recycling plants

    Eriez Magnetics, the leading authority in magnetic separation based in Caerphilly, South Wales has installed a magnetic separation system for the removal of non-ferrous materials at SITA UK's new wood recycling plants in Preston, Ashington and Perth. SITA UK is the only major recycling and resource management company to offer a UK wide collection service for waste wood. Its specialist wood ...

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