waste recycling equipment Articles

  • NOW Is The Time To Buy A Harmony Baler Or Compactor

    Is your business is in need of waste handling and recycling equipment? NOW is the time to buy a quality Harmony baler or compactor! New Tax Laws and Capital Expenditures  This past December 22nd, the President signed into law our nation's newest tax bill.  Although there was much debate over it's contents from both sides of the aisle, one benefit is clear.  As of January 1, ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • Show Us Your Baler!

    Do you have a Harmony baler in use at your housing, commercial, or medical facility? WE WANT TO SEE IT!  TELL US YOUR STORY! As a third generation, family-owned business, we love to hear stories of how our products are helping customers with their waste handling and recycling needs!  We also value the importance of how our equipment helps to ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • E-scrap: metals too precious to ignore

    Increased recovery of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) is providing the global recycling industry with fresh challenges. Researchers from Berlin’s University of Technology have been taking a close look at the material flowing into and out of the recycling process, paying special attention to the precious metals content. Their main conclusion is that conventional sorting ...

  • Benefits Of Using Commercial Trash Compactors And Other Recycling Equipment

    Environment is everybody’s concern. Citizens across the globe need to do their small bit so that we are able to create a cleaner and healthier environment. Obviously this would mean that we will have to reduce the amount of waste deposits that are gradually hampering our environment. The commercial trash compactors are proving to be extremely ...


    By Compactor Management Company

  • Facility location planning for treatment of large household appliances in Spain

    A two-step approach is presented for strategic planning of recycling systems for discarded electronic products. In a first step, the appropriateness of municipalities for the installation of recycling facilities is evaluated based on economic, infrastructural, and legal location criteria applying a Multi-Attribute Decision-Making procedure (PROMETHEE). In a second step, interdependencies of ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • High quality recycling at small quantities

    Case story on cable recycling (Micro Module/E250C and Rasper R400-3). Hierros y Metales Díez in Zaragoza, Spain, is active with a number of various products and services within industrial waste management – e.g. waste collection and transportation, destruction service and recycling. The company in the 1950 by Jesús Díez. Today the company is run by his two sons together ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • The Dangers Of Buying Used Equipment Online

    With all of the used waste handling and recycling websites available to consumers today, it is no wonder that businesses are buying more used equipment online than ever before.  While shopping on Craigslist, Ebay, and other liquidation auction sites might seem like a good way to save money, be careful of the dangers that come with buying non-certified pre-owned balers or compactors. What ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • Empirical analysis of collaboration potential of SMEs in product recovery networks in Germany

    The operating area of treatment of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) is currently subject of major legal, organisational, and structural changes. To assist small- and medium-sized disassembly companies in anticipating these changes, framework and future requirements as well as material flows and processes in treatment of WEEE are analysed. It is expected that SMEs can only persist ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Company Gumiimpex, starts tire recycling in Croatia after an increase of scrap tires - Case Study

    During a trade mission in 2005 between the Netherlands and Croatia, director R. Kiric of Gummiipex had a problem with an increasing number of scrap tires. After he visited Granuband recycling in Amsterdam, he became very enthusiastic about the solutions of waste tire recycling The approach of this project went as follow: We had a situation discussion at the office of Granuband B.V. in ...


    By Granuband Knowledge Center

  • Pre-shredders from Erdwich reduce efficient Electronic-scrap

    The handling of electrical appliances has changed drastically over the past 20 years: Nowadays, a defect appliance is replaced rather than repaired. According to United Nations' estimates, 40 million tonnes of electrical and electronic scrap is produced per year worldwide, which will be doubled by 2025. Valuable resources such as steel, nonferrous metals, plastic materials etc. can be recovered ...

  • Pre-shredders from Erdwich reduce up to eight tonnes of electrical and electronic scrap per hour using two drives, each with a power of 40,000 Nm

    The handling of electrical appliances has changed drastically over the past 20 years: Nowadays, a defect appliance is replaced rather than repaired. According to United Nations' estimates, 40 million tonnes of electrical and electronic scrap is produced per year worldwide, which will be doubled by 2025. Valuable resources such as steel, nonferrous metals, plastic materials etc. can be recovered ...

  • Third tyre recycling system in Moscow region

    Eldan Recycling has successfully commissioned a tyre recycling plant for a customer in Russian Federation. The recycling system will process 15.000 ton car and truck tyres per annum, turning them into 20x20 mm chips. The customer, privately owned Dmitov RTI Industry, is one of the leading industrial waste recyclers in Russia. Dmitov RTI Industry have a well-diversified product range ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Pyrolysis as a promising solution to tire disposal

    The problem of solid and liquid waste utilization has a great ecological and economical significance for every developed country in the world. Low-temperature pyrolysis is evaluated as one of the promising solution to the growing disposal problem. Recycling old tires by closed pyrolysis method helps to reduce the quantity of emissions and protect natural resources. As a bonus, if you go about it ...


    By Technokomplex

  • Environmental product attributes in end-of-life management in the UK. Part II: problems encountered with informational systems for the management of end-of-life IT and office equipment

    The focus of this paper and its companion (Part I) is to identify producer responsibility associated with the proposed Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive and the need for greater information about the environmental attributes of electrical and electronic equipment to facilitate end-of-life management of discarded products. Part II Data were gathered from a series of ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Harmony Europe Is More Than Equipment

    More Than Equipment Harmony Europe, located in Toulouse, France, has been the subsidiary office of Harmony Enterprises for the past ten years.  Although they are a direct extension of Harmony Enterprises, Harmony Europe is responsible for a wide range of business outside of the continental United States.  This office has done an incredible job with equipment sales, service, and special ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • Eco-efficiency as a road-mapping instrument for WEEE implementation

    A comprehensive and quantitative eco-efficiency concept for end-of-life consumer electronics is developed at the TU Delft. It addresses the key question in setting up take-back systems for discarded consumer electronics: how much environmental improvement can be realised per amount of money invested? This paper highlights the latest results of applying the concept in practice on the ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Crushing and screening bubble is not about to burst

    World demand for crushing and screening equipment has surged in the last two years. But this is no short-term phenomenon, believes Metso Minerals’ Luís Santos, who foresees a sustained period of high demand for this type of kit. He also highlights customers’ increasing focus on operating costs when choosing new equipment, the move among manufacturers to become solutions providers over the whole ...

  • The north shore recycling program: Equipping residents with the right recycling knowledge and resources

    The North Shore Recycling Program (NSRP) is a unique tri-municipal government agency in the Province of British Columbia that was established in 1990 when the Greater Vancouver Regional District (now called Metro Vancouver) mandated that every municipality in the region (22 municipalities) must have a residential recycling collection program (Regional Districts are very similar to counties). The ...


    By Waste Advantage Magazine

  • PEL Offers The All Inclusive Rental Programme

    Today, companies are re-thinking the option of renting verses owning their waste handling and recycling equipment. They also are beginning to understand that their waste disposal decisions have a significant impact on their overall business objectives. Consider, for example, how waste disposal affects your business. If you now own your equipment, you may be tying up more time and money in ...

  • E-waste education strategies: teaching how to reduce, reuse and recycle for sustainable development

    The constantly changing world of technology is the world's largest and fastest growing manufacturing industry. The vast growth and rapid product obsolescence has brought about the serious problem of e-waste, which is now the fastest growing form of waste in the industrialised world. E-waste encompasses a broad and growing category of electronic devices ranging from large household appliances such ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

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