Scrap Metal Recycling News

  • TOMRA Sorting is showcasing its frontline metal applications at ISRI Convention

    This spring heralds the ISRI Convention & Exposition 2017, which will be held in New Orleans, USA, on 22 – 27 April, 2017. TOMRA Sorting will attend this six-day event, and will be highlighting its major metal-sorting applications. Sharing a platform in the Ernest Morial Convention Center with its US distributor Wendt, ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Rietlanden Terminals BV and Enerco BV Jjoin hands and invest in a dustfree future!

    Enerco BV and Rietlanden Terminals BV joined hands into securing a dustfree future at their both scrap and coal handling terminals.  After an excessive testing period with the SprayCannons both on sea and on land, MB Dustcontrol BV based in Voorschoten (The Netherlands) was granted the order for three SprayCannon 90 Self Supporting Units. These SprayCannon ...


    By MB Dustcontrol BV

  • UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder heads to LKM Recycling

    UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder has been installed at renowned waste management firm LKM Recycling. The RS150 has been procured to maximise materials recovery and revenue generation at this increasingly diverse recycling specialist. Over 40 years ago, LKM started out as a scrap metal business but fast forward to 2017 and the 55-strong company is now handling everything from metals and ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • The World’s fastest metals analyser Vulcan, launched by Oxford Instruments

    Oxford Instruments has launched Vulcan, the fastest metals analyser with the most advanced reporting tools on the market. Vulcan is an ergonomic, balanced handheld LIBS (Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy) analyser with a simple user interface. Vulcan has been designed for the rapid identification of a wide range of alloys in manufacturing plants within multiple industries and the scrap metal ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Harsco signs two mill services contracts in China and Brazil totaling $100 million

    Harsco Corporation announced today two multi-year contracts for steel mill services in China and Brazil totaling more than $100 million over their duration. Harsco’s Metals & Minerals division has been selected by China’s second largest steelmaker, Hebei Iron and Steel Group, to take over an increased range of onsite mill services at its Tangshan Stainless Steel works, where ...


    By Harsco Metals & Minerals

  • Itronics Ships Silver Bullion Produced by ´Break-Throug´ Technology in E-Scrap Refining

    Itronics Inc. (OTC PINK: ITRO), a diversified fertilizer and silver producing green technology company, is pleased to announce that it has made its first shipment of silver bullion produced by its "break-through" e-scrap refining technology that is now entering Phase III, pilot scale operations development. The new "break-through" ...


    By Itronics Inc.

  • 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

  • TOMRA´s latest automated LIBS sorting technology is making aluminium recycling worthwhile

    Coupled with its market-leading X-TRACT, TOMRA Sorting will launch its LIBS technology, at ALUMINIUM 2016, in Düsseldorf, Germany, between 29 November and 01 December, 2016. Conveniently situated in the exhibition’s Recycling Pavilion (Hall 11), TOMRA Sorting can be found at Stand 54 where its ALUMINIUM 2016 team will be on hand each day ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • On-the-spot data sharing with the OiConnect app from Oxford Instruments

    Oxford Instruments has launched a new app, OiConnect, for fast data sharing on-site for use with their range of X-MET8000 handheld X-ray fluorescence (HHXRF) analysers. The OiConnect app allows X-MET users to share their test results as soon as they are acquired, without having to go back to the office and/or connect to a computer. Complete transactions and share test ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Electronics & Cars Recycling

    November 15 – 18, 2016, Macau, China Conference, exhibition and plant tours organized by World Recycling Forum ICM AG has distributed the program for its Electronics & Cars Recycling conference, taking place from November 15 – 18, 2016 at the Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel. During the conference, over 200 leading recycling experts from around the world – ...

  • ANDRITZ to supply Malaysia’s first automatic recycling plant for refrigerators and electrical/electronic scrap from private households

    ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Shan Poornam Green Tech, a subsidiary of Shan Poornam Metals Sdn Bhd, a company specializing in scheduled waste and non-scheduled waste recycling with headquarters in Penang, Malaysia, to supply an automatic recycling plant for refrigerators and electrical/electronic waste and recovery of chlorofluorocarbon ...

  • Harsco Expands Mill Services Contract With Chile’s Largest Steelmaker

    Harsco Corporation’s Metals & Minerals division today announced the multi-year extension – and expansion – of its onsite mill services to CAP Huachipato, Chile’s largest steelmaker.  Valued at approximately $40 million over its duration, this seven-year agreement calls for the continuation of Harsco’s core mill services for metal recovery and meltshop ...


    By Harsco Metals & Minerals

  • SwissRTec to Attend E-Scrap 2016

    swissRTec America of Kensington, NH, a company specializing in recycling technology, will attend the E-Scrap 2016 Conference on September 20-22, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, LA . swissRTec America, Inc., is a wholly-owned subsidiary of swissRTec International of Switzerland. The company sells technology and mechanical systems to the recycling industry on an international scale, and ...


    By swissRTec America, Inc.

  • Do You Know What Is Scrap Metals?

    Metal is one of the most recyclable materials in our daily life.Our mission is to get that scrap metal to someone who can put it back to use.The end destination could be a scrap metal recycler or our localrecycling center. In most case, someone might even be willing to pay us for it. There are four common types of scrap metal you will typically find around the house: ...


    By Enerpat Group UK Ltd

  • IFAT 2016: When reliable shredders win the day!

    On 30 May, the IFAT 2016, the world’s leading trade fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management, will open its gates. True to the motto “Discovering reliable shredding technology”, UNTHA is set to present fantastic product innovations and novelties.  The concept of waste separation, sorting and recycling has been part of our everyday life for many years, and ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Granutech-Saturn Systems joins two other industry leaders to form 3TEK Global

    To serve the needs of a changing scrap metal industry, three market leading suppliers of scrap recycling equipment are announcing the formation of a joint venture, and launching a new company to serve the changing needs of the market. The new company, 3TEK GlobalTM incorporates product engineering, manufacturing, and product support from three industry leaders: Granutech-Saturn Systems, Peninsula ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • 3TEK Global formed by consortium of leading recycling industry manufacturers

    To serve the needs of a changing scrap metal industry, three market leading suppliers of scrap recycling equipment are announcing the formation of a joint venture, and launching a new company to serve the changing needs of the market. The new company, 3TEK GlobalTM incorporates product engineering, manufacturing, and product support from three industry leaders: Granutech-Saturn Systems, Peninsula ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • TOMRA Sorting Recycling showcases new X-TRACT at IFAT 2016

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling is set to showcase its pioneering x-ray sorting machine at IFAT 2016, one of the world's leading trade fairs for environmental technologies. The company will be located in Hall C2 at Stand 339/438 of the Messe München, Germany, from May 30 – June 3. In its newly launched format, the X-TRACT is an even more powerful and efficient sorting tool, equipped with a new ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • OSHA and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries sign alliance to address machinery, chemical, other hazards in scrap recycling industry

    A new alliance between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. was recently established to protect the safety and health of workers in the scrap recycling industry, as well as promote understanding of worker rights and employer responsibilities under the OSH ...

  • Efficiency drive can cut a quarter off energy demand

    The more renewables a country deploys, the more efficient its energy use, according to a study of the eight countries that consume half of the world’s electricity. The researchers estimate that by combining investments in renewables and in energy efficiency, the world’s total energy demand can be reduced by 25% by 2030. In practical terms, it cannot happen all at once, but the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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