Paper Recycling News

  • Waste and recycling stalwart retires from industry

    Chris Oldfield – chairman of waste shredding specialist UNTHA UK – has announced his retirement from the recycling industry following a career spanning almost 50 years. He now fully hands over the reins of the company to managing director Marcus Brew. With mechanical engineering, works and industrial management qualifications under his belt, Chris’s first major step into the ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Peruvian National Award for Innovation in Mining received

    The paper presented about the ore sorting project at Minsur, San Rafael, at Perúmin was elected amongst 380 presented papers and awarded the Peruvian National Award for Innovation in Mining. The award was handed over by the Peruvian Minister of Mines and Energy, Rosa María Ortiz last Friday. The plant went into operation in 2016 including TOMRA´s X-Ray ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Riverside launches new baler for space-restricted sites

    Riverside Waste Machinery has introduced a new machine into its range, designed specifically for size-constrained client sites. The RWM 300LH is so-called because the robust machine is ideal for ‘low height’ spaces. At less than 2m tall it is much shorter than the majority of its medium-sized counterparts, but this does not impact on the equipment’s technical ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • ROWE Nuremberg opens new paper sorting plant

    The direction forward in Nuremberg are set for the highest quality standards in the field of waste paper sorting for household waste. To meet the steadily increasing demands on deinking cleanliness and efficiency, ROWE GmbH in Nurem­berg decided to fundamentally renew the existing waste paper sorting system and to bring it in line with state-of-the-art tech­nology. In terms of ...

  • Samsung Galaxy S8 / Galaxy S8+ Become First Mobile Phones Certified to ANSI/UL 110, Standard for Sustainability for Mobile Phones

    UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today that Samsung’s Galaxy S8 (SM-G950U) / Galaxy S8+ (SM-G955U) mobile phones achieved ECOLOGO Gold Certification to the ANSI/UL 110 Standard for Sustainability for Mobile Phones, which was recently approved as an American National Standard by the Standards Technical Panel. ...


    By UL Environment

  • 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

  • Data and document destruction in accordance with the security levels of standard DIN 66399

    The strict DIN 66399 guidelines apply to the destruction of confidential information on paper, film or digital storage devices. Their demands on machines and processes increase in line with the level of confidentiality. To meet the requirements of higher security levels, the Lindner single shaft shredder – and in particular the series Micromat and Komet ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Micromat 2000 shreds confidential information beyond recognition

    To destroy confidential documents, Russell Richardson, a leading UK company in the field of secure document management, operates a Lindner Micromat 2000 single-shaft shredder, which complies with the requirements of DIN 66399-2 to security stage 5 for document shredding. Because it has higher efficiency than all the company‘s previously used smaller shredders put together, Russell ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Document Shredders and Hard Drive Shredder received “BEST OF” award

    The jury of experts at the Innovationspreis-IT (Innovation Prize IT 2017) awarded the document shredders of the HSM SECURIO P-series with IntelligentDrive as well as the HSM ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • Two new small balers for easy waste compaction

    We have redesigned our B3 and revived our B4. Two small balers for recycling in Small Format Retail Stores and in hotels and restaurants. The balers offer you a lot of advantages and their small sizes make them easy to install even in tight spaces. 1. Low overall height Less than 2 meters (1885 mm) ...


    By Bramidan Balers

  • ANDRITZ MeWa to supply new processing line for pulper rags to Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel, Germany

    ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel, based in Varel, Germany, to supply a processing line for pulper rags. Pulper rags are a very tightly entangled mechanical compound of metallic and non-metallic components formed during pulping of recovered paper or pulp in the vortex center of a pulper. ANDRITZ ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • Waste sector has welcomes industrial strategy green paper

    The paper sets out how the UK proposes to build a modern industrial strategy. It is not intended to be the last word, but to start a consultation. The prime minister announced that the heart of the strategy green paper will comprise “an offer to businesses to strike new sector deals, driven by the interests of firms and the people they employ, to address sector-specific challenges and ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Top marks for HSM SECURIO AF150 autofeed document shredder

    “test.net”, an independent information platform for consumers, has tested the HSM SECURIO AF150 document shredder with automatic paper feed. The shredder for easy and comfortable data destruction in the workplace. In an effortless, time-saving and reliable way, the HSM SECURIO AF150 shreds paper stacks of up to 150 sheets, as well as individual sheets. The verdict arrived following ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • New FleetMind White Paper Examines Internet of Things (IoT) for Smarter Waste Collection Services

    FleetMind Solutions today published an industry white paper entitled: “THE INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT): Making Waste Collection Part of a Smarter Future”. This white paper looks at how waste management organizations are increasingly deploying IoT systems to monitor waste, vehicles, drivers and customers for smarter and more sustainable operations. “IoT is all about connecting and ...


    By FleetMind Solutions, Inc

  • New shredder deliveries

    Two new units were delivered by SA Eng. A small SA1 - 600 for reserved document destruction was delivered to the Middle East and its bigger brother SA1 - 1300 was delivered to Northern Europe for the treatment of plastics. SA Eng is involved in continued development of machine modification to increase the possibility of material treatment and througput as the new screen design involved in the ...

  • Call for Papers on air quality and emissions

    AQE 2017, the international Air Quality and Emissions conference (Telford, UK, 24th & 25th May) has issued a call for Papers on emissions monitoring and ambient air quality monitoring. Anyone interested in presenting a Paper or a Poster should submit an abstract of up to 100 words via the website www.ilmexhibitions.com/aqeshow/ by 20th January 2017. ...

  • TANA Shark attacks ragger wire in France

    To process a stock of strands coming from the paper industry, the Suez RV Grand-Ouest plant situated at Isigny-le-Buat, France was looking for a slow, robust and efficient shredder. Tana's dealer in the area Smart Equipmenttogether with Smet Rental provided them with the right solution: TANA Shark 440DT. The plant has previously processed electrical cables and has three fast speed shredders ...


    By Tana Oy

  • MACPRESSE@POLLUTEC, Lyon, 29th November – 2nd December 2016

    POLLUTEC 2016, tone of the biggest environmental innovation exhibitions, is opening its doors for the 27th time from 29th November until 2nd December in Lyon. As France’s premier event in the industry since 1978, it has achieved international recognition for its innovations in the field of ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

  • Reliability and prepress technology deciding factors when Stena Recycling chose Presona

    Stena Recycling’s Kristianstad facility is one of the company’s 165 recycling plants in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Poland and manages a wide variety of materials from municipal and business collections. It was when the recycling giant consolidated the two facilities in Kristianstad, in southern Sweden, that the need for a new baler became evident. The old baler, also ...


    By Presona AB

  • New FleetMind White Paper Identifies Fleet Safety Best Practices from Multiple Industry Verticals

    FleetMind Solutions, in collaboration with Safe Fleet, today published an industry white paper entitled: “Fleet Safety Best Practices: Learning from Other Industries”. This white paper looks at fleet safety trends from other industries to glean insights into the latest and best solutions toward optimizing fleet safety. “Fleet safety is a number one ...


    By FleetMind Solutions, Inc

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