Waste Sorting News

  • Tomra´s new Multi-Channel Laser Sorting Solution is unlocking previously untapped opportunities for quartz processes

    In recent years, sensor-based ore sorting has gradually become established, and is now widely used across the mining industry. In a huge quantum leap forward, TOMRA Sorting Mining is now introducing a new multi-channel laser sorting machine which is destined to set entirely new standards within the industry. Minerals which could not be differentiated with existing technologies, such as ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Fabrizio Radice has been appointed as Global Sales & Marketing Director for TOMRA Sorting Recycling

    As the new Global Sales & Marketing Director, Fabrizio will assume the lead role to further develop and implement the short and long-term sales and marketing go-to-market strategy of TOMRA´s Recycling business stream. He will report to Tom Eng, Senior Vice President and Head of TOMRA Sorting Recycling. Fabrizio Radice is a seasoned and business development focused executive ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Start-up of the 500th BRT HARTNER Bag Opener

    Ibbenbüren / Herten. The sorting plant of AGR-DAR in Herten processes, sorts and assembles light weight packaging material for recycling. This procedure starts with the BO Bag Opener from BRT HARTNER: the BO with integrated feed hopper is filled by wheel loader with the bags stored in the reception hall. The incorporated moving floor conveyor with a new, modified drive pushes the material to ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • The Recycling Technik in Dortmund is starting tomorrow

    “For the fourth time, international and national providers of recycling solutions will come together with decision makers. The trade show’s main focus is all about machinery and technical components for recycling and environmentally responsible disposal: from balers and shredding machines, sorting systems and crushers, to sieving and separating machines, through to conveyor systems ...

  • 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.

  • First Wind-Powered Recycling Robots in Malmö

    ZenRobotics Ltd. has delivered a ZenRobotics Recycler waste sorting system to its customer Carl F in Malmoe, Sweden. The wind-powered robotic sorting line has been operational since February and is the first of its kind in Sweden. The investment in robotic sorting technology is expected to increase the recovery with 12 000 tons annually. Carl F, based in Malmö, is a ...


    By ZenRobotics Ltd.

  • TOMRA celebrates its 45th anniversary following record revenue year

    Since its founding on April 1, 1972, TOMRA has progressed from being a pioneer in automated recycling technology to a company today offering a diverse range of sensor-based solutions that are helping to lead a cross-industry revolution toward resource sustainability.  ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017:New trends in automobile recycling

    Again this year, leading representatives of the international automobile recycling industry came together in Berlin for the 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017. From March 22 to 24, around 200 attendees and 20 exhibitors from 22 different countries assembled in the German capital for this key event. The congress again had a wide-ranging programme in store for its visitors ...

  • ZenRobotics Delivers Recycling Robots to Singapore

    ZenRobotics Ltd. and V8 Environmental Pte Ltd have agreed on a delivery of robotic waste separation technology to Singapore. The three-armed ZenRobotics Recycler unit will be installed in a new Material Recovery Facility (MRF) that is expected to be operational by the mid of next year.  V8 Environmental is one of Singapore’s leading ...


    By ZenRobotics Ltd.

  • Halifax’s greenest hour: For Earth Hour, Mic Mac Mall bullfrogpowers equivalent of every home in Halifax

    For this year’s Earth Hour (Saturday, March 25), Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, and Mic Mac Mall are teaming up to provide enough renewable energy to bullfrogpower every home in Halifax for one hour. Through the agreement, Mic Mac Mall will purchase 155,000 kWh of green electricity from Bullfrog Power—equivalent to what ...


    By Bullfrog Power Inc.

  • Sunshine Groupe Invests in ZenRobotics’ Recycling Technology

    ZenRobotics Ltd. will deliver robotic recycling technology to Sunshine Groupe in Melbourne, Australia. The three-armed ZenRobotics Recycler unit (ZRR3) will be the first of its kind in Australia and it is expected to be fully operational in spring 2017. Sunshine Groupe, founded in 1926, is a family-owned business with recycling experience in five generations. With recent ...


    By ZenRobotics Ltd.

  • How TOMRA is helping to develop the Circular Economy

    TOMRA is very much looking forward to attending the PRS Plastics Recycling Show Europe, a Pan-European exhibition and conference for plastics recycling professionals. This key industry event, which has received strong support from the plastics recycling sector, will take place at RAI Amsterdam in The Netherlands on 29-30 March, 2017. ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • A fine solution: Benedict Recycling upgrades its crushing plant with M&K Recycling Equipment

    At the end of last year, the NSW EPA said construction and demolition recycling rates across the state had, for the first time, gone backwards. One company however, is increasing its tonnages and with its eye fixed firmly on the future, it has embarked on a million-dollar project to upgrade its crushing plant in Belrose. Benedict Industries, which processes C&D ...


    By MK Group

  • Waste industry to appeal EU recycling definition

    Trade body the ESA – whose members include many of the major waste management firms in the UK – and its European counterpart FEAD, have expressed concerns over the point at which material is considered ‘recycled’ under current revisions of the EU’s Circular Economy package. The European Parliament’s Environment Committee made further revisions to the wording of ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Axion Polymers launches new 100% recycled ABS grades

    Axion Polymers has launched a new range of strong and durable 100% recycled ABS grades suitable for a range of injection moulding applications – particularly in the construction and automotive sectors - offering both cost and carbon savings. Recovered from the non-metallic waste fraction from end-of-life vehicles, the Axpoly® r-ABS resins deliver a carbon footprint saving of ...

  • 16th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2017: IERC 2017 again enjoys high popularity

    Key members of the international e-waste sector again gathered for their annual congress in Salzburg, Austria; this year from January 17 to 20. The 16th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2017 hosted some 480 participants and 60 exhibitors. The conference agenda offered a broad array of highlights, including around 30 presentations and a diversity of panel ...

  • Did you know - that TOMRA´s X-TRACT is recognized with the German Design Awards 2017?

    Launched in a new format in spring this year, the X-TRACT, TOMRA´s X-Ray transmission system, has been awarded a «Special Mention», by the German Design Awards 2017 in the category «industry». -According to the jury, the X-TRACT reflects the ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • Germany Leads the Way in Recycling With Advanced Color-Coding

    What most consider a very dirty business is quite sophisticated in this European nation. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development reports that Germans willingly sort 65% of their waste for recycling or incineration. Compared to Americans, who only sort 35%, they are leading the world in recycling best practices. It’s not just the government who enforces such ...

  • MACPRESSE will attend ARABPLAST 2017 – Dubai, 8-10 January 2017

    As the biggest plastics, petrochemicals and rubber industry exhibition in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, ARABPlast 2017, to be held between 8th and 10th January at Dubai World Trade Centre, is set to bring together all key players, experts and industrialists from around the world. The previous edition of ArabPlast saw the attendance of 906 exhibitors from 41 countries and ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

  • Macpresse @ Arabplast 2017 - Dubai, 8-10 January 2017

    As the biggest plastics, petrochemicals and rubber industry exhibition in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, ARABPlast 2017, to be held between 8th and 10th January at Dubai World Trade Centre, is set to bring together all key players, experts and industrialists from around the world. The previous edition of ArabPlast saw ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

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