Scrap Recycling News

  • Single shaft shredder M600-1-600 on its way to Sweden

    A short time ago, this M600 single shaft shredder was shipped off to Sweden. In the future it will be used there for reducing insulating material made from stone, minerals or glass fiber. The scrap material, prepared as pieces of a size of approximately 350 x 1250 x 100 mm, are placed on the associated conveyor feed. In order to avoid overloading the feed hopper, this ...

  • 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 (TITECH)

  • GameDay Recycling Challenge

    As you root for your favorite college football team this fall, you might also want to root for that college to win the 2016 GameDay Recycling Challenge. The GameDay Recycling Challenge is a competition among colleges and universities across the country to collect and divert the most recyclables, food scraps, and other ...


    By Eco Partners, Inc.

  • GPS tracking of US e-scrap sparks controversy

    Recycling International, October 2016, NO.8, page 13 United States: Environmental watchdog Basel Action Network (BAN) recently planted GPS trackers in 205 old printers and monitors and then delivered them to US recyclers and charities. It reports that 40% of the 152 deliveries went offshore, mostly to Hong Kong and China. ‘The American ...


    By ATN Engineering B.V.

  • 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 ...

  • The National Recycling Coalition 2016 Awards Recipients

    This September, The National Recycling Coalition honored recycling awards recipients at the Resource Recycling Conference in New Orleans. The awards were presented to the recipients at the 2016 Murray J. Fox Scholarship and NRC Annual Awards Luncheon. The awards program is designed to honor and recognize outstanding individuals, programs, and organizations around the country, both for ...

  • 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

  • National Recycling Coalition Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

    The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) is proud to announce the election of six members to the NRC Board of Directors. Elections for the Board were held during the 2016 Resource Recycling Conference in New Orleans, LA. The new and re-elected Board Members, listed below, will each serve 3-year terms: Susan Attridge, Recycling Coordinator, City of Buffalo, NY Maggie Clarke, Zero ...

  • 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017

    The 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017 organized by ICM AG will be held from March 22 – 24, 2017 in the Hotel Palace in beautiful Berlin, Germany. Over 250 delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The congress will bring together the various links in the ...

  • 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.

  • Recycling industry in Poland is blooming

    The steady economic growth and large investments in construction projects has opened up new opportunities for the recycling industry in Poland. Inquiries to Eldan Recycling show that an increasing number of companies want a piece of the valuable recycling cake. “The past 5 years we have noticed a steady increase in requests from Poland” says Toni Reftman ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Forkliftable Recycling Collection Cart Now Features Durable, Powder-Coated Base as Standard

    The 50P-16S forkliftable recycling collection cart from recycling product manufacturer MODRoto, Madison, IN now features the company’s sturdy, powder-coated, metal support base as standard. Delivering the load bearing strength and rigidity of steel and the weather-resistance of plastic, the powder-coated, metal support base safely handles up to 500 lbs. of paper, glass, ...


    By MODRoto

  • ERCC to hold workshop at E-Scrap 2016

    This workshop, hosted by the Electronics Recycling Coordination Clearinghouse (ERCC), will discuss the latest successes and challenges under the implementation of the 25 state electronics recycling laws (and now DC).   Workshop participants will hear about the latest updates to the laws from this year, such as those in Minnesota, and discuss what lessons can be drawn from them.  The ...

  • Media release of the Electronics & Cars Recycling 2016, November 15 - 18, Macau, China

    The world’s reliance on electronic products and digital information continues to feed into the corresponding challenge of how best to recycle the electric- and battery-powered devices that touch all aspects of daily life. Along with electronics, the automotive sector in Asia has grown tremendously in the past 10 years, bringing with it the responsibilities inherent in properly handling ...

  • New SA Eng Cardboard Tubes Shredder model TT250

    The NEW SA Eng Shredder, Model TT250, conceived and produced for the treatment of cardboards tubes. The shredder, thanks to its strength and cut system, allows the shredding of tubes with the following characteristics: diameter up to 220 mm thickness up to 10 mm length with no limits The unit is also ...

  • 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

  • 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

  • ANDRITZ MeWa and M-L Environmental offer leading recycling technologies for the North American market

    ANDRITZ MeWa, specialist for recycling machines and complete plant solutions and a member of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has further extended its worldwide sales network. On January 1, 2016, M-L Environmental LLC of Westminster, Colorado, USA, took over North American sales of shredding and crushing machines for electronic scrap, refrigerators, metal scrap, cable scrap, used tires, ...

  • Granutech-Saturn Systems launches Next Generation Refiner Mill for crumb rubber

    Granutech-Saturn Systems launches Next Generation Refiner Mill for crumb rubber delivering increased production, finer powder and first-to-market ‘grease-free’ sealed roller bearing design. Granutech-Saturn Systems, a world-leading manufacturer of the Saturn brand of industrial and mobile shredders, launched a revolutionary new design refiner mill for scrap rubber, featuring sealed ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • Arslan Damper “Stability is Important in Quality Process”

    Arslan Damper stepped up the deliveries along 2013. A delivery ceremony was held for the 30 pieces of semi-pipe tipper exported to Turkmenistan. Since 1981, Arslan Damper, without compromising quality continuing to pursue the concept of service, manufactures tippers, trailers, hydraulic refuse compactors, hook-lifts, containers, garbage containers with its 100 employees. The main principle of ...

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