Paper Recycling News

  • Pulp and Paper Industry Facing Water Issues

    The pulp and paper (P&P) industry is one of the largest users of water in the industrial economy of the United States. It requires an average of 54 m3 of water to produce a metric ton of pulp or paper, and almost all phases of manufacturing require ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • 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.

  • 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! ...

  • How to process ragger wires produced in the paper industry?

    What is “pulper rope (Ragger wire)”?Ragger wires, also known as “pulper tails” and “pulper ropes” are waste products from the paper industry. They are created when waste paper is recycled in the pulper and absorb impurities such as plastics, small ...

  • Tomra’s new laser object detection system identifies black objects and glass to increase recycled paper, zorba and zurik purity

    TOMRA Sorting introduces its new Laser Object Detection (LOD) system that, when used in combination with AUTOSORT and FINDER, boosts the circuit’s sorting capabilities, allowing waste and scrap recycling operations to reach final product purity levels unique to the market and never before possible. Featuring TOMRA laser technology that sorts based on the feed material’s spectral and ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Kitsault Energy (KE) Announces Plan to Turn Waste into Energy in India and Canada

    Kitsault Energy (KE) recently announced plans to turn waste into energy in India and Canada using a Proprietary and Patented process. The waste includes legacy waste wood from pulp and paper plants, ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Tomra sorting recycling awarded large-scale contract by Skm Recycling in Australia to supply world leading automated sorting technology

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling (TOMRA) is proud to announce its newest partnership with SKM Recycling (SKM), headquartered in Laverton North, Victoria, Australia. As an industry leader in processing recyclables from household and commercial streams, SKM has selected TOMRA to supply 40 AUTOSORT units with the latest features and new 3D laser technology for three new sorting facilities. To meet ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Paper mill waste recycling solution

    With the raising awareness of protecting forest and grass, most paper mills choose to recycle waste paper as raw materials to produce paper. Various waste paper can be used to remake paper, like carton box, office documents, cardboard for package.etc. A report shows that a recycled paper mill with an annual output of 1 million 500 thousand tons will produce 180 thousand tons" paper making waste ...

  • New Shredding Test - Abrasive Paper - Ripper

    For every application the perfect solution. Our standards are clearly expressed: For every application the perfect solution. As every customer requirement is different: Volume, field of application, through-put, technology grade and a lot more parameters are considered individually during designing each construction.  For metal swarf, e-waste, refrigerators, fuel surrogates, cartons or ...

  • HSM SECURIO P series receives Office Product Award

    The shredders from the HSM SECURIO P series with IntelligentDrive won the "Office Equipment" category at this year's Office Products Awards. This year's list of nominees had over 50 products from the office world. The HSM SECURIO P series shredders stood out in their category, impressing the independent panel of experts. The jury especially praised the additional options that the shredder offers ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • 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

  • APR Announces Pharmacy Stock Bottle Recycling Resources

    The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), the leading international trade association representing the plastics recycling industry, recently developed resources for pharmacies to recycle stock bottles.  In support of APR’s primary goals to increase the supply and enhance the quality of recycled plastics, pharmacy stock bottles have been identified as a highly marketable, quality ...

  • 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

  • Simple solutions for assessing unconventional gas sites focus of paper in Groundwater

    A recently published scientific paper offers simple analytic solutions for providing preliminary assessments and insights of unconventional gas sites that are not site-specific. The article was published in National Ground Water Association’s flagship technical journal, Groundwater®. While there are sophisticated numerical modeling studies offering possible predictions of ...

  • 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

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