Waste & Recycling News

  • NEW Shredder for WEEE material

    Delivered and installed to the Emirates a new shredder for the electronic waste shredding on Security Data Destruction application.  The machine equipped with 44 kW is a small and compact SA2-1000XS which answered completely the request of the client getting a final result as requested.  The machine is going to be added to another SA Eng machine model SA1 ...

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Hydro Systems to Debut Dositec Electromagnetic System at the Clean Show

    Hydro Systems, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of proportioning and dispensing systems, will highlight its new Dositec Electromagnetic System at booth 1217 at the Clean™ Show in Las Vegas, June 5-8. The new multi-washer ...

  • LSM Engineering Celebrates Continued Middle East Success

    LSM Engineering is celebrating its ongoing success in Saudi Arabia demonstrated by long-standing relationships with customers such as Almarai. Representatives from LSM were in Riyadh for Enterprise Ireland’s trade mission to KSA and the U.A.E led by Charlie Flanagan TD, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade during the first 2 weeks of November. ...


    By LSM Engineering Ltd

  • AMETEK Land to Present on Infrared Temperature Measurement at Glass Performance Days

    AMETEK Land announces that its Technical Director, Dr. Peter Drögmöller, * and Glass Sector Lead, Mark Bennett, ** will speak at the internationally renowned Glass Performance Days (GPD), June 28-30, 2017 in Tampere, Finland.     Dr. Drögmöller will ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Manchip3Media helps to keep plastics out of the sea

    Secure waste destruction specialistManchip3Media (M3Media)has geared up for further growth by installing a new shredding system. The DIN66399 certifiedUNTHA RS30shredder will make light work of the old-format media that M3Media is processing on behalf of key customers including Sky, the BBC and Channel 4. Capable of tackling thousands of tapes per day, the machine promises to recoup both ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Two-shaft shredders put to sea

    It would be best for our latest four two shaft shredders if they do not suffer from sea-sickness, otherwise acclimatization to life on a large pipeline ship could be a long process. On board they will be used for volume reduction of steel swarf. On board a ship volume reduction is particularly important because of the limited space available. In addition, this ...

  • Axion: Laying down markers for plastic packaging recycling

    New developments in marker technologies for sorting plastic packaging should not be viewed as ‘the answer’ to increasing recycling rates, however they could be valuable in other ways leading to higher quality and value in recycling, suggests Axion Consulting. While methods to detect different polymer types, such as fluorescent pigments and digital watermarks, offer exciting potential ...

  • EU protects citizens from toxic mercury, paves the way for global action

    The ratification of the Minamata Convention on Mercury, confirms Europe's leading role to protect citizens' health and the environment around the world. Upon initiative from the EU, the Minamata Convention on Mercury, the new global treaty on mercury was negotiated and concluded in 2013. The EU has one of the most ambitious policies for ...


    By Europa Press Room

  • Sterile wastewater treatment with vacuum distillation

    Hygiene requirements are growing increasingly strict in many sectors, and the treatment of industrial wastewater is no exception. The vacuum distillation process in particular has to deal with the question of sterile treatment and subsequent storage of water obtained from the process. The mere possibility of reintroducing wastewater into the production process makes it imperative to prevent ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • One of Russia’s biggest recovered paper companies trusts Presona balers to get great compaction

    With 15 000 tonnes of recovered paper being collected and baled every month, Lublinskoe LLC in Moscow is one of the biggest companies of its kind in Russia. The job of baling these huge material volumes is entrusted to three Presona LP 140 CH1 balers; the latest being installed in the summer of 2016. Lublinskoe collects recovered paper, mainly cardboard but also books, newspapers and ...


    By Presona AB

  • WesTech Introduces Pre-Engineered DAF Unit

    Flexible R5™ DAF wastewater treatment solution for municipal, industrial and commercial applications that is ready to go into operation with little lead time and minimal up-front capital investment. New R5™ dissolved air flotation unit – pre-engineered, modular and skid-mounted with variable tank sizes, flow and recycle rates ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • Dais`s First Water Product Sale Into Desalination Market

    Dais Analytic Corporation, a commercial nanotechnology materials company selling its Aqualyte™ membrane nanomaterial with engineered processes for use addressing needs in the worldwide air, energy and water markets, today announced it has received an order for delivery of its first NanoClear™ product targeted to be used for the growing market for the desalination of water. ...


    By Dais Analytic Corporation

  • 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

  • Reterro Expands Team to Enable Rapid Brownfield Redevelopment Through Remedial Certainty and Risk Elimination

    Reterro, Inc., the only vertically integrated Brownfield redevelopment company able to eliminate distressed property liabilities safely and sustainably, announced today two strategic hires to invest in the growth of the company’s Brownfield team. The team’s objective is to identify, acquire and restore contaminated Brownfield properties for reuse without risk of transferring financial ...


    By Reterro, Inc.

  • Clean Air Zones in England

    On 5 May the UK government published the principles for setting up new Clean Air Zones in England, which can include charges for older vehicles which do not meet emission standards such as Euro 6. Local authorities who propose Clean Air Zones must consider the sources of vehicle pollution in their area to ensure the zone design is appropriate to meet the air quality challenge. ...

  • Eastman Introduces Engineering Bioplastic Breakthrough

    Eastman Chemical Company, the world’s leading producer of cellulosic materials, introduces Eastman TRĒVA™, a breakthrough in engineering bioplastics that help global brands concurrently meet their sustainability and performance needs in today’s rapidly evolving marketplace. “Eastman leveraged nearly 100 years of cellulosic expertise in the design and testing of ...


    By Eastman Chemical Company

  • Start-up of the 500th BRT HARTNER Bag Opener

    Ibbenbüren / Herten. The sorting plant of AGR-DAR in Herten processes, sorts and assembles light weight packaging material for recycling. This procedure starts with the BO Bag Opener from BRT HARTNER: the BO with integrated feed hopper is filled by wheel loader with the bags stored in the reception hall. The incorporated moving floor conveyor with a new, modified drive pushes the material to ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • 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

  • Odor-No-More, Inc. signs National Purchasing Agreement with Waste Connections

    WESTMINSTER, CA – (April 21, 2017) Odor-No-More, Inc., a subsidiary of BioLargo, Inc. (OTCQB : BLGO), announced it has signed a “National Purchasing Agreement” (“NPA”) with Waste Connections, Inc., a leading integrated solid waste and recycling service company headquartered in The Woodlands, TX. The NPA provides a discounted pricing schedule for ...

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