Can Recycling News

  • Printing company returns to Riverside for baling needs

    Flexographic printing company RR Flexo has enhanced its recycling capabilities by further investing in new equipment from Riverside Waste Machinery. No stranger to baling, the company has recently obtained a brand new RWM 450 HD machine, to deal with the large volumes of polythene waste produced by the firm on a daily basis. Founded in 1982 by the two main shareholders Ron Dodd and Richard Green ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • Green classroom cleanup

    Summer vacation is almost here for most students. Before they head home for a couple of months to relax and enjoy the sunshine, they’ll have to clean out their desks and help get the classroom ready for next year. A lot of paper, pencils, crayons, notebooks, art projects and other supplies have accumulated over the school year! If you have a student (or if you are a teacher), remember to ...


    By Eco Partners, Inc.

  • Recofloor celebrates its 2018 vinyl flooring recycling champions

    “We’re ahead of the game!” was an appropriate theme running throughout the Recofloor 2018 Awards Event at Liverpool Football Club’s Anfield Ground which celebrated the environmental commitment of its vinyl flooring recycling champions. Flooring companies, contractors and distributors received trophies and certificates in ten major award categories, plus Gold, ...


    By Axion Group

  • Harden was a big hit at the 2018 IE expo in Shanghai!

    Annual IE expo exhibition was held from May 3-5th in Shanghai- with over 55,000 visitors and 1637 exhibitors, one of the trade shows for environmental protection in China. With 5 band new real shredders machine exhibiting at the fair, showing high shredding performance via videos, performance Harden was on the fire at IE Expo this year! ...

  • Plastic shredder supports new processing line at Indigo Environmental

    Plastic recycling specialist Indigo Environmental has invested in a new UNTHA RS40 shredder to boost its processing capabilities of this problematic waste. Handling four tonnes of material per day, the four-shaft machine with ram-assisted hopper is transforming bulky and oversize plastics – including 240 litre wheelie bins, 205 litre HDPE drums and LDPE buckets – into a Passionate ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • UNTHA invests in new-look shredder test centre

    UNTHA UK has revealed its new-look shredder test centre, following a 3-month refurbishment and considerable investment in the facility. The trial department has long been a popular feature at the shredding specialist’s North Yorkshire headquarters – prospective clients from throughout the country regularly visit the site to put UNTHA’s machines through ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Carpet Recycling UK Conference: Celebrating 10 years of resource recovery

    ‘Celebrating 10 years of Resource Recovery’ is the theme for Carpet Recycling UK’s 2018 Annual Conference and Awards Event which opens at Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham on Thursday July 5th. The industry-backed association for recycling and reusing waste carpet will be marking a decade of achievements and significant contributions by members – ...


    By Axion Group

  • REDWAVE 2i

    REDWAVE 2i has been equipped with the new interactive "intelligence" which can not only be used directly on the sorting machine, but also anywhere, anytime on mobile devices and computers in real-time. This development of advanced human-machine-computer communication and access to ...

  • REDWAVE 2i

    REDWAVE 2i has been equipped with the new interactive "intelligence" which can not only be used directly on the sorting machine, but also anywhere, anytime on mobile devices and computers in real-time. This development of advanced human-machine-computer communication and access to ...

  • San Sac Group strengthens its machine offering by acquiring Orca Group

    San Sac Group grows substantially and strengthens its market position and offering within compaction machines further by the acquisition of Orca Group in France. Orca Group is the French market leading manufacturer and distributor of high quality horizontal balers, vertical balers and compactors under the brands Sacria, Galicier and Pressor. The group has more than 175 employees, including ...


    By Orwak AB

  • Hazardous waste specialist prepares for £1m revenue boost with new shredder

    Hazardous waste specialist Wastege has invested in an UNTHA S25 shredder as the team gears up to take on an additional £1m of business. The Hull headquartered firm has more than 30 years’ waste management and recycling experience, supporting clients throughout the UK. But with an ever-growing reputation for tackling particularly complex materials, Wastege is ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Live reverse vending machine status launches in myTOMRA app update

    TOMRA Collection Solutions has expanded its myTOMRA app to enable consumers to view the live status of reverse vending machines direct from their phones, before returning their bottles and cans for recycling. Currently available in New South Wales, Australia, the myTOMRA app now lets users check the operational status of their nearest reverse vending machine in real time. The myTOMRA app will ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Flottweg Revolutionizes Separation Technology at IFAT 2018

    The IFAT expo in Munich is the world's leading trade show for water, wastewater, waste, and raw materials processing. In 2016, 136,885 visitors came from over 168 countries to judge the products and solutions of 3,097 exhibitors.    As an innovation driver in the area of mechanical separation technology, Flottweg will show ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • Palm Kernel Shell shredder in RDF production

    What Is Palm Kernel Shell? Palm oil industry is quite common in most countries of Southeast Asia and Africa. Palm fruit covered with palm kernel shell is the raw material to produce palm oil. Palm kernel shell also named PKS is the shell of palm fruit (Arecaceae), being separated from palm fruit throng palm oil process. ...

  • Tomra Food wins silver medal at The International Foodtec Award

    TOMRA ACT is designed to make sorting adjustments simple and predictable for the user or operator, enabling optimised control. This is achieved by changing the way the defect and product features are setup. Each user can define their own sorting criteria and apply customised naming conventions based on these criteria. The software application is available on all the leading manufacturers’ ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • The Cleanest Loop

    Beverage containers recycled through reverse vending machines are collected and sorted without contamination from other types of waste. This ensures that they can be recycled into new bottles and cans again and again. This is a process we call the Cleanest Loop. Every year, about 1.4 trillion cans and bottles are used worldwide. While some of these containers are recycled, too many of ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • The first machine is just a beginning!

    This is the conclusion drawn by of one of our satisfied Swedish customers in metal recycling. Since the introduction of the REDWAVE XRF in the glass sector, around ten years ago, further development of XRF ( X-ray fluorescence) sorting technology has also shown itself to be profitable in the metals sector: The technology has become very well established in recent years in the field of sorting for ...

  • TOMRA`s Artificial Intelligence pushes the boundaries of automated sorting and quality control!

    With nearly 85,000 systems installed in eighty countries, the TOMRA Group is the world leader in intelligent sensor systems for waste sorting. TOMRA is also the leader in the French market of automated sorting, with 900 machines in service. And this is not a coincidence. At the origin of the first collector for returnable bottles, and as the inventor of the high-performance near-infrared (NIR) ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • UNTHA XR shredder gears Fortress up for 2018 growth

    It’s only three months since the official opening of Fortress Recycling and Resource Management’s new £5m facility in Warwick. But already the team has successfully processed 6250 tonnes of ‘waste’, thanks to an UNTHA XR3000C shredder at the front-end of a sophisticated processing line. And now, all eyes are on ‘what’s ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • UNTHA XR shredder gears Fortress up for 2018 growth

    It’s only three months since the official opening of Fortress Recycling and Resource Management’s new £5m facility in Warwick. But already the team has successfully processed 6250 tonnes of ‘waste’, thanks to an UNTHA  ...

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