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  • Aluminium recycling

    Aluminium recycling is one of the most interesting topics at the moment, as aluminium is a highly sought-after raw material, just like steel. If it is processed properly, there is no limit to the reuse of aluminium. Recycled aluminium will not lose its quality through recycling as long as material of the highest possible purity is used. Currently, aluminium is shredded by means of shear balers to ...

  • TOMRA Sorting’s expertise in metal sorting grows with opening of Alumetal’s new Polish plant

    One of Europe’s largest aluminium casting alloy producers has opened a new plant in NowaSól, Poland, containing three state-of-the-art TITECH sorting machines. Alumental SA’s new plant produces high grade aluminium scrap, for re-smelting and supply to the automotive industry, which is then made into eco-efficient, high-end products. The plant, which opened in June, contains ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH

  • Rössl & Duso launches its new line of shredders for Aluminium scrap

    Rössl & Duso S.p.a. has a long tradition on mechanical machining of large industrial parts in forged, cast or sheet steel, like turbine casings, naval shafts, rings, etc. for the power, oil/chemical, nuclear and naval industries. The works are carried out exclusively with CNC machines. The company was created in 1970 and is part of the medium-size manufacturing industries of the Veneto region ...


    By Rössl & Duso S.R.L.

  • Sales of New 500 Alligator Shear Soar

    Since its introduction earlier this year, sales of the JMC Recycling Systems Ltd 500 shear have rocketed in the USA and Europe. Now the first 500 to be sold in the UK has gone to Addsys Ltd of Pontypridd. The shear is faster and more powerful than any other machine in its field and features automatic hold down and a 500mm blade. Pictured is Peter Coles of Addsys collecting his new machine who ...

  • New possibilities in the metal recycling industry – International experts gathered in Gleisdorf

    The REDWAVE Metal Days, at BT-Wolfgang Binder in Gleisdorf, provided the context for international experts from various sectors of the metal and aluminium recycling industry to exchange information on markets, technologies and practical experience. In addition, the new REDWAVE XRF-M sorting system, for recycling in the metals sector, was presented to the participants. The interest of the ...

  • 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. ...

  • New aluminium can baler also handles swarf

    JMC has launched a range of balers for handling steel and aluminium drinks cans, aluminium foil, swarf and turnings - materials which are notoriously difficult to process. The new Alpack 5000 RDI is a fully automated system which is able to condense aluminium or steel drinks cans down to 280mm cubes, with no need for strapping or banding. The machine has been enhanced with wear plates to ...

  • Tesco cuts Clubcard points for recycling

    Tesco has stopped issuing Clubcard points for materials such as plastic and glass put into its recycling machines after people were cutting items such as plastic bottles to get more points. The machines are installed at about 40 stores in England and one in Scotland. Most machines awarded one point for every four recycled items.  Now Green Clubcard points will only be issued for aluminium ...

  • The Orkney Islands crush their own cans

    The Council of the Orkney Islands is now a proud owner of its own can crushing machinery, cutting transport costs to the UK mainland. The £50,000 can crusher, manufactured by Advanced Recycling Systems in Cornwall, will enable the Orkney Islands to recycle thousands of cans a year in a destination where the residents produce 60 tonnes of waste cans each year. The machine will sort the aluminium ...

  • MeWa introduces new special shredder for cable waste

    Accordingly cable waste promises high output quality, this recycled content is a sought-after commodity. MeWa Recycling Maschinen und Anlagenbau GmbH in Gechingen, Germany, introduces for the first time with the CableCutter CC 1200 a machine that is completely geared towards breaking down cable waste. Especially the plant efficiency of the treatment process can be decisively increased by this new ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa - ANDRITZ Group

  • 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, ...

  • Tesco launches new recycling units

    Retail giant Tesco has launched new recycling units aimed at encouraging people to recycle ‘on the go’ in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire. The move by Tesco will see recycling units, each worth £25,000, placed outside the supermarket’s smaller format high street stores in order to encourage more people to recycle their waste when they are ‘on the go’. Until now automated recycling units have mainly been ...

  • 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 ...

  • Briquetting of aluminium chips - more profitable than ever

    Companies which manufacture aluminium are under a rising cost pressure. In the recent past this industry has had to face the higher costs for coolants and also the increasing prices for the metal, while the sales prices are still under the same pressure as before. Briquetting is an economical and ecological addition to the recycling process. The value enhancement with aluminium briquettes ...

  • Lots of torque at a reasonable price - is what characterises ERDWICH single-shaft shredders!

    The latest addition to our tried-and-trusted M600 model series is the cutting forceoptimised M600/1-600 - High Torque. With this advanced development, ERDWICH is responding to the fact that materials are increasing in quality and becoming more ductile all the time. Accordingly, the chips resulting from machining are also tougher and require a stronger cutting force. Even the toughest chips have ...

  • Strautmann Umwelttechnik compacts Styrofoam® up to 700kg/m³

    Make money out of your waste with balers from Strautmann Umwelttechnik. Week by week, there are many thousand of tons of waste which arise from packaging material and insulation material, which comes from expanded polystyrene, short EPS, like Styrofoam®. In the 90s the disposal of this very voluminous material was very expensive for many companies. Nowadays many progressive enterprises earn ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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

  • Leading Chinese cable recycler acquire Eldan equipment

    At the end of 2013 Mr. Zhang and Mr. Wang travelled from Tianjin, China to visit their machine supplier in Faaborg, Denmark. The President and the Vice President from the major company, Tianjin Xinneng Renewable Resources Co Ltd, Tianjin/China often travel the world to visit their suppliers of both scrap products and processing equipment. This time they visited their supplier of recycling ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • 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 - ANDRITZ Group

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