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    The metal scrap market

    All types of metals can be recycled with excellent results, also in terms of energy savings, because producing pure metal starting from the mineral requires a highly energy-intensive production cycle. Furthermore, the recycling of metals limits CO2 emissions and preserves nature ...


    By Forrec srl

  • Record UK Aluminium Packaging Recycling Rate

    The aluminium packaging recycling rate in the United Kingdom rose to a record high of 56% in 2019, up from 52% in 2018 (Environment Agency data published by National Packaging Waste Database (NPWD and reported on the Alupro website). The business recycling target of 61% was also exceeded by 2%. The amount of aluminium packaging sold in the UK continues to grow annually, reaching 207,000 tonnes in ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • New ElectroStatic Separator

    The launch of the new Bunting ElectroStatic Separator is in response to enhanced material separation requirements in the recycling, plastics and minerals industries.  The ElectroStatic Separator uses tungsten electrode wire to generate electrostatic charges to separate dry liberated particles.  The new technology significantly ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Chinese quotas for waste & scrap imports: full list of 6th batch 2020

    Today, the Solid Waste & Chemicals Management Centre of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the People's Republic of China published the 6th batch of waste import quotas for 2020*. According to the Solid Waste and Chemical Management Centre, this sixth batch allows 2,150 tonnes of copper scrap, 1,030 tonnes of aluminium scrap, 1,510 tonnes of steel scrap and 124,080 tonnes of paper ...

  • Covid-19 Update: Fragmented picture for under-pressure recycling industry

    BIR continues to gather expert updates on the impact of COVID-19 on international recycling markets. Even though China, the starting point for the pandemic, has passed its peak of infections and is taking tentative steps towards a return to normality, Europe and ...

  • Chinese quotas for waste & scrap imports: full list of 5th batch 2020

    On 10 April 2020, the Solid Waste & Chemicals Management Centre of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the People's Republic of China published the 5th batch of waste import quotas for 2020*. According to the Solid Waste and Chemical Management Centre, this fifth batch allows 222,020 tonnes of copper scrap, 191,100 tonnes of aluminium scrap, 3,700 tonnes of steel scrap and 1,165,669 ...

  • Ready, set, go...

    ..almost. Our machines and parts are just waiting for the starting signal. The goal is an future processing plant for aluminum scrap, e-scrap and metal shavings. All seats are taken and we are just waiting for the starting signal. The destination of the delivery is a future processing plant for aluminum scrap, e-scrap and metal shavings in Austria. After the completion of the plant, it is used ...

  • Refrigerators treatment system: the new line in Bordeaux

    The Derichebourg group, a leading company in France for the treatment of R1 (refrigeration and air conditioning appliances) and R2 (large domestic appliances) has chosen Forrec's technology and experience for a treatment line of 120 refrigerators/hour. But how is a refrigerator processed? In ...


    By Forrec srl

  • Build your product with an excellent plastic prototypes from top rapid prototyping companies

    Start Prototyping is professional rapid prototyping service,quick prototype manufacturing,additive manufacturing service and low volume manufacturing servicefactory from china. Today we will talking about how to build your product with an excellent plastic prototypes from top rapid prototyping companies Technology is developing ...

  • Hydro Extrusions Hungary Reaps Benefit of Assured Quality Control With AMETEK Land`s SPOT AL EQS Pyrometer

    AMETEK Land will attend the AMETEK Technology Day, taking place on June 16th at the Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, Dubai, to present and demonstrate its range of highly accurate infrared temperature measurement solutions as part of the test, measurement and analytical solutions technical seminar. Hydro Extrusions Hungary was looking for an infrared pyrometer that would enable fast ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • ERI Launches A.I.-Driven Robotic System at Indiana Facility

    PLAINFIELD, Ind.--ERI, the nation’s ...


    By AMP Robotics

  • Hungary: Treatment of electric motors

    The plant designed and installed by FORREC in Hungary for the treatment of electric motors (mainly), as well as electronic boards, mixed metals and WEEE, has been operating for about 1 year. The plant provides a treatment aimed at the recovery of iron, copper and aluminium from electric ...


    By Forrec srl

  • Evian Unveils Refillable Device in Bid to Slash Plastic Waste

    French bottled water company Evian is set to begin trials of a new refillable in-home water appliance next month, in a bid to gauge consumer appetite for lower-plastic alternatives to single-use bottles. Called the Evian re-new, the device consists of a rigid plastic base and a collapsible five-litre “bubble” container, which houses the product refill. The container is made of 100% ...


    By Bioplastics News

  • International Aluminium Journal - Practical Infrared Thermometry for Aluminium Hot Rolling Mills

    Fiona Turner, Physics Section Manager at AMETEK Land, looks at how aluminium presents significant challenges for accurate infrared temperature measurement and how those challenges can be overcome with modern infrared technology. Aluminium presents significant challenges for those who need to measure its temperature by non-contact thermometry. The material has low emissivity which varies ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • TOMRA launches NSW’s most advanced beverage Recycling Center in Granville

    TOMRA has launched a new world class beverage Recycling Center in Granville, the first of its kind in New South Wales, Australia. Due to the high volume of containers being returned at the scheme’s top performing RVM in Granville, the ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH

  • A Unique Insight into Waste Management at Remote Locations

    We have just discovered a fantastic article online detailing the ongoing issues with dealing with waste produced on remote islands. As we have been sharing the ongoing development of our G250 high capacity incineration plant for the Ascension Islands which is now installed and operational. This article details the issues on St Helena and the neighbouring, yet still many miles away Ascension ...

  • New Generation Eddy Current Separator

    In the year 2018, Shijiazhuang Jiarun Technology Co., Ltd change the color of the eddy current separator green+black to orange+grey. The machine use new technology---eccentric eddy current separator to avoid iron damage the equipment. Application •  Separation of non-ferrous metals from municipal and industrial waste. •  Recovery of metals ...

  • A unique insight into waste management at remote locations.

    We have just discovered a fantastic article online detailing the ongoing issues with dealing with waste produced on remote islands. As we have been sharing the ongoing development of our G250 high capacity incineration plant for the Ascension Islands which is now installed and operational. This article details the issues on St Helena and the neighbouring, yet still many miles away Ascension ...

  • Tesco trials money back on returned plastic bottles, and calls for a national approach to recycling

    Tesco install our latest Reverse Vending Machines Tesco has today announced further ways to make it simpler for customers to recycle and reuse plastic packaging, and stepped up its commitment to move to a closed loop packaging system. It also calls on Government to introduce a consistent nation-wide approach to recycling. To encourage customers to ...


    By Reverse Vending

  • Demonstrations attract visitors at RWM18

    When visitors entered the main hall at this year’s RWM Exhibition, their attention was immediately drawn to Metal Separation equipment operating on the Master Magnets and Bunting Magnetics Europe stand.  The stand was the largest exhibiting Magnetic Separators and Eddy Current Separators at the show. “With our stand being in prime position as visitors entered the show, it was ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

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