Industrial Waste News

  • Customer Spotlight: E-Scrap Application

    Industrial Shredder Manufacturers Ssi Shredding Systems Inc., Have Worked With Ecs For Over 20 Years To Improve Their Production And Efficiency. In 1980, Jim Taggart founded ECS, a waste recycling and material recovery company, on the principles of keeping recycling domestic, efficient, and environmentally friendly. 37 years later ECS has kept its promise keeping all waste processing in ...


    By SSI Shredding Systems, Inc.

  • UL Environment Selected to Study Feasibility of Plastics Supply and Value Chain in a Circular Economy to Support EU Horizon 2020 Project

    UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today that it is joining a team led by the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration (IZM), to support a Horizon 2020 circular economy project in the European Union. The EU Post-Consumer High-Tech Recycled Polymers for a Circular Economy (“PolyCE”) project is a ...


    By UL The WERCS

  • Shredder specialist secures top safety accreditation

    Industrial shredder manufacturer UNTHA UK has been awarded a prestigious accreditation from SafeContractor, for its commitment to health and safety. The North Yorkshire team achieved the recognition following a rigorous audit of the company’s safety protocol. Supplying shredding technology that weighs up to 24 tonnes – and can process materials ranging from everyday household and ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Collaboration with Ecotec Solution fuels Italian expansion for UNTHA

    Industrial shredder manufacturer UNTHA has witnessed significant growth in Italy following a collaboration with one of the country’s leading environmental technology specialists, Ecotec Solution. The experienced waste processing firm supplies systems that turn clients’ residual materials into valuable resources. And in the last 12 ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • New hard drive shredder ensures recycling process is safe and secure

    Safe & Secure Logistics has boosted the capacity of its WEEE recycling service to pave the way for further growth. The Slough-headquartered firm has invested in a new hard drive shredder which will enable the confidential destruction team to comfortably – and compliantly – process over 3,000 hard drives per week. The UNTHA RS40 shredder has just been delivered to SAS ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Court Tosses RCRA Verified Recycler Exclusion but Retains Balance of Definition of Solid Waste Rule

    On July 7, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit found “unreasonable,” and thus threw out, the “verified recycler” exclusion promulgated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in its 2015 revisions to the definition of solid waste under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).  The court reinstated the “transfer-based” ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Axion: Manufacturing waste could unlock new revenue streams

    ‘Where there’s muck, there’s brass’, as the old saying goes. But this could ring true for manufacturers and processors who may be unaware of the financial value from the waste generated in their operations. That’s why two companies in the waste recycling, energy and environmental sectors have  collaborated to launch a new Resource Recovery and Re-use ...

  • Space-saving cardboard box disposal

    Light, easy to use and, most importantly, fully recyclable – cardboard boxes are becoming increasingly popular as packaging material The members of the Corrugated Cardboard Industry Association (Verband der Wellpappen-Industrie) alone sold around 1.9 billion square meters in the first quarter of 2017. However, recycling used cardboard boxes can be problematic, not least because the folded ...

  • Your Roadmap for the future of the waste to energy industry

    The World Waste to Energy & Resources Summit was a huge success, with 200 waste industry leaders taking part in roundtable discussions and collaborative workshops focused on what the future holds for the industry. During the two-day event, delegates compared past experiences and brainstormed ideas around the five most critical success factors for projects going forward. With 40% of ...


    By Rethink Events Ltd.

  • ECOMONDO AND KEY ENERGY LEADING PLAYERS IN THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

    The course is set and it’s full steam ahead towards the circular economy at the next appointment with the great green technology platform ECOMONDO and KEY ENERGY, from 7th to 10th November 2017 at Rimini Expo Centre. ...

  • Electronics & Cars Recycling conference will bring two key recycling sectors together in Asia

    The 2017 edition of Asia’s premier conference covering electronics and cars recycling will take place from November 14 – 17, 2017 in exciting Macau. This conference represents the most international gathering of its kind in the fields of electronics and cars collection, recycling, reuse and remanufacturing. The recycling of end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) and obsolete electronics, ...

  • WMFTG completes process pump range for industrial applications

    With the addition of two larger models, Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) has now completed its range of process pumps ...

  • OSHA’s New Fall Regulations To Affect 112 Million Workers

    As an employer, one of your most important responsibilities is to provide a safe, injury-free environment for your workers. Your job is not done simply after rolling out a safety program and spearheading training sessions. Each year, OSHA releases new rules and modifies its safety standards. As a result, it is crucial for businesses and construction companies to stay up-to-date with these ...


    By IMEC Technologies

  • Axion starts new phase of CRM recovery project

    Axion Consulting is embarking on the next phase of a major European research project into the recovery of Critical Raw Materials (CRMs) from Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). As part of the project, the resource recovery specialist will be speaking and exhibiting at a one-day conference, ‘Integrating the Supply Chain for the Recovery of Critical Raw Materials from ...

  • New hard drive shredder ensures recycling process is safe and secure

    Safe & Secure Logistics has boosted the capacity of its WEEE recycling service to pave the way for further growth. The Slough-headquartered firm has invested in a new hard drive shredder which will enable the confidential destruction team to comfortably – and compliantly – process over 3,000 hard drives per week. The UNTHA RS40 shredder has just been delivered to SAS ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Smarter products and services key to resource-efficient, circular economy

    Making products like mobile phones and other consumer goods last longer and easier to repair and reuse will be key to the shift towards a more resource-efficient circular economy. A European Environment Agency (EEA) report published today stresses that ‘circular’ business models cannot rely on smarter product design alone, but will also require the development of related support ...

  • World Environment Day 2017

    Today is World Environment Day – Water Tecnik provide local industry with support in disposing of their trade effluent through our Wastewater Treatment Equipment. Read some of our  ...


    By Water Tecnik Ltd.

  • Bee`ah and Masdar launch joint venture to develop the first waste-to-energy plant in the Middle East Region

    Bee'ah, the country's leading environmental management company, and Masdar, Abu Dhabi's renewable energy company, have formally established the joint venture Emirates Waste to Energy Company (EWEC) to develop waste-to-energy plants across the Middle East region, it was announced today. Signing of waste supply and power purchase agreements for WTE facility witnessed by HE Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al ...


    By Bee`ah Company

  • Riverside celebrates 20-year milestone

    The past twenty years have been quite a whirlwind for the waste and recycling industry, with recessions, regulations, landfill tax hikes and technological innovations just some of the notable talking points. But the last two decades have also seen the growth of baler specialist Riverside Waste Machinery. The company – originally founded by Chris ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • UNTHA XR waste shredder hits one million operational hours

    Austrian-headquartered shredding specialist UNTHA has just dispatched its 150th waste shredder. The XR mobil-e is heading to France where, when commissioned, it will process 25 tonnes per hour of C&I waste down to 80mm particle size. But this machine had a particularly special ‘send-off’ when it left UNTHA’s manufacturing plant in Salzburg. From its ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

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