Waste & Recycling News

  • 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 ...

  • Solid Waste Management Market to surpass USD 340 Billion by 2024

    Ongoing adoption of optimized treatment techniques coupled with rising environmental concerns will drive the solid waste management market size. Increasing generation of municipal solid waste owing to large scale urbanization will stimulate the industry growth. As per the United Nations Department of Economic and Social ...

  • Axion: a ‘taxing’ question for single-use plastics recycling

    The controversial proposed tax on single-use plastic packaging has raised questions over how to best recover and recycle this material. Taxes or deposit return ...


    By Axion Group

  • 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

  • What the European Commission`s Circular Economy plastics strategy means for business

    The European Commission has bold ambitions for creating a circular economy. It wants to “protect the planet, defend our citizens and empower our industries” through a Europe-wide strategy on plastics. Clearly something needs to be done. According to the strategy, Europeans produce 25m tonnes of plastic waste annually, of which ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • AMETEK Land to Present NOx Production at Higher Levels at Hotbels Glass Industry Seminar 2018

    AMETEK Land announces that its EMEA Glass Sales Manager Philippe Kerbois and Neil Simpson of Simpson Combustion and Energy will present at the 33rd Hotbels Glass Industry Seminar 2018, April 25-26, in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.   Their presentation, entitled “Thermal Imaging NOx Filter Helps Optimize Combustion for Emissions Reduction,” follows on from ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • A Review of Filter Press Basics Versus Alternative Technologies

    INTRODUCTION Filtration experts, over the years, have discussed and debated filter presses and have indicated that soon they would be a thing of the past; the last filler press would be replaced by more modern equipment. Given that filler presses were amongst the oldest mechanical dewatering devices, this was a fairly plausible suggestion. However, now. almost half a century later, any ...


    By BHS-Sonthofen Inc.

  • 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

  • ECO-TECHNO is glad to invite you to IFAT 2018, the leading trade show for environmental technologies and innovation.

    Meet us and discover the solutions for the water recovery and ZERO LIQUID DISCHARGE applied to your Industry! Don’t wait to learn how to make your waste water valuable and how to contribute to a cleaner world. We will be there for ...

  • 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

  • Causes and Solutions for Air Bubbles in Microfluidic Systems

    Formation of gas bubbles in microfluidic systems can sometimes be desirable. For example, they enhance mass and heat transfer inside the system. However, they usually create complications, such as clogging of microchannels, and they have a very destructive effect on long term cell culture experiments. Undesirable gas bubbles always occur in microfluidic systems, especially when gas permeable ...


    By Chemyx Inc

  • Business diversification for recycling firm keen to tackle plastic waste

    Riverdale Paper has invested in a new UNTHA QR shredder to support the company’s business diversification. The Gateshead firm quickly established itself as the North East’s leading paper recycler. But contracts with some of the UK’s largest commercial organisations in retail, financial services and public arenas, has seen demand for Riverdale’s ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • U.S. EPA delivers most awaited TSCA inventory with revised active designations

    On 12 April 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a press release of the availability of a new “Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Chemical Substance Inventory.”    The inventory is one of a kind, and reflects the new requirements under the amended law, i.e. active designations. Inactive designations will be published once the reporting ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • UNTHA launches new finance packages to unlock industry growth

    Industrial shredding specialist UNTHA UK has launched a range of new finance packages to help unlock the growth potential of the country’s waste and recycling operators. The flexible finance routes – offered by UNTHA Finance and underwritten by Close Brothers Asset Finance – have been devised to reflect the ever-changing make-up of organisations within ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • 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 ...

  • Fluence to exhibit its latest technologies at IFAT 2018

    May 14-18, Munich, Germany. Hall A2, Booth 205. Visit the Fluence stand at hall A2, booth 205 to meet our experts who’ll share onsite demos of our efficient, effective and highly sustainable solutions. Fluence will showcase our latest solutions in water, wastewater and waste-to-energy. Municipal Wastewater Treatment Fluence’s advanced MABR (Membrane Aerated Biofilm ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • TDHI to Introduce the TD-550/560 at OTC 2018

    At this year's Offshore Trade Conference (OTC), look for TDHI to exhibit the all new TD-550 and TD-560 Oil in Water Analyzers. The TD-550 is suitable for crude oils and other heavy oils with a greatly enhanced detection range (low ppb to 5000 ppm) over most oil in water analyzers. The TD-560 includes the same optical channel as the TD-550 along with a second optical channel for detecting lighter ...

  • Cities Around the World Face Water Supply ‘Day Zeros’

    Drought, pollution, and overpopulation add to the chance that taps will one day run dry International attention has focused on Cape Town South Africa’s water crisis with the approach of “Day Zero,” when the taps of a modern city may for the first time run dry. Regardless of whether Day Zero comes or whether ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Now Stocking: Propex 1071 - 10oz Environmental Geotextile

    Propex 1071 meets (or exceeds) the specifications most commonly detailed in Canada for geotextiles used in the construction of new radon gas prevention systems for under concrete slabs. This product is commonly used directly below the 15mil radon sheet membrane barrier, and above the gas permeable aggregate, to protect the sheet membrane from damage caused by sharp aggregates. The 1071 is also ...


    By Cascade Geotechnical Inc.

  • Cambi Awarded Contract for St Marys Water Recycling Plant, Sydney, Australia

    Sydney Water has awarded a contract to Cambi for the installation of a CambiTHP® B6-3 system at the St Marys Water Recycling Plant, following a competitive bidding process. The Thermal Hydrolysis Process plant will treat sewage sludge from the St Marys and the Quaker Hills Water Recycling Plants. It is part of the Lower South Creek ...


    By Cambi Group AS

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