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Aqua Metals commissioned its first AquaRefinery at the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center in Nevada last year and is now in the process of scaling up the facility. It also signed a strategic partnership...
‘The Stourton facility acquisition is the result of a number of significant contract awards for AWM over the past 24 months, culminating in the need for greater levels of innovation and...
Over 60% of plastic packaging is recycled in Norway, mostly thanks to the 120 nationwide collection points operated by Grønt Punkt Norge (Green Dot Norway). The take-back organisation is also one of...
The new recycling flowsheet processes use crushing, grinding and other simple physical processes to recover valuable metals in an economic and environmentally safe manner, explains mineral processing...
At Recycling Aktiv, exhibitors can show off their machines at work in outdoor demonstration areas. At the same time, machines from various suppliers will interact in themed areas such as the Mobile...
‘This strong response reaffirms the attractiveness of the fair’s time-tested concept, which prioritises practical, realistic demonstrations of the machinery and equipment,’ says the...
By the end of 2019, the 100% recycled content blankets will have rescued 88 million plastic bottles from landfills– equivalent to the weight of 44 A380 aircraft, according to Emirates. All...
Plastic pellets are produced from scrapped electronic appliances offered to Coolrec by sources including the Dutch Wecycle system. Some 10 000 tonnes of pellets are expected to be produced every year...
Led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the initiative brings together businesses, governments, scientists and citizens to accelerate the transition towards a more effective global system for plastics...
‘We are thrilled to add Master Magnets to our family of companies,’ comments Bob Bunting, ceo of Bunting Magnetics Co. ‘We value the long-standing success of Master Magnets Ltd and...
The Circulars is claimed to be the world's premier circular economy award program, offering recognition to individuals and organisations from businesses and civil society across the globe that have...
The facility, which will be operated by the ALBA Group, is located in the Tuen Mun EcoPark and will have the annual capacity to handle up to 30 000 tonnes of e-scrap with the potential to expand....
Some months ago, Biffa Polymers announced a US$ 7.9 million investment to double output for its HDPE recycling capacity to some 20 000 tonnes from early 2017. The new piece of equipment with a length...
Ragn-Sells is using the XR mobile to shred waste wood in Norway while two units have been sold into the UK for handling waste wood and C&I waste. A couple of units have been sold to customers in...
The new facility with ‘best-in-class technology’ will have an annual production capacity of up to 200 000 tons of polyester polymer, planned to be built roughly 250 km northeast of Moscow...
The international plastics and rubber industry is in 'top shape', according to Ulrich Reifenhäuser, chairman of the K-2016 trade show advisory board. The much-anticipated event in the German city of...
‘Everybody’s heard of blood diamonds - but maybe people haven’t heard of blood cobalt or tantalum or lithium,’ says project leader Eric Schelter, associate professor in the...
Carbois had previously managed to successfully depolymerise 100% amorphous PET based commercial products into its original monomers, terephthalic acid and mono ethylene glycol. This new step is a '...
Regarding the persistent gap in clean fractioning of 5xxx and 6xxx alloys for recycling, AAI'as technology based on laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) is said to yield advantages compared to...
The Austrian recycler specialises in the collection and treatment of non-hazardous waste and says the UNTHA single-shaft shredder ‘exceeded all expectations’ due to the ‘extreme...
‘After bottoming out in 2009, deliveries of German plastics and rubber machinery to the US have recovered steadily, reaching a record 719 million euro in 2015: an almost threefold increase,...
Both companies have more than 50 years of manufacturing experience and both have sold their scrap processing machinery to hundreds of customers all over the world. C&G has sold more than 700...
A specialist in electronics recycling, CSS Recycling's line features a granulator for the further size-reduction of the residual fraction from a sorting line. This fraction consists mainly of non-...
The village of Los Lunas in the US state of New Mexico could well be a model for how small communities can make huge strides in recycling. High levels of resident participation together with help...
The product demonstration served to unveil the three new machines; the I-140 impact crusher; C-1540 direct drive cone crusher; and 674 inclined screener. The first machine incorporates the Terex...
Thanks to a ‘unique chain of different sorting processes’, the Stena Nordic Recycling Centre can also recover the tangled debris that occurs when cars and other complex products are...
Pyrolysis process was the largest technology segment of the global recycled plastic and plastic waste to oil market, accounting for more than 50% of the global share in 2014. Meanwhile, polyethylene...
Both BHS systems will become operational at the start of the new year and will process municipal solid waste from the governorates of Al Dhahirah and Al Buraimi in northwest Oman. Purchasing the...
According to latest available data from Eurostat, the Netherlands generated 475kg of municipal waste per person in 2014, of which 25% was recycled and another 27% was incinerated. While many member...
‘In order to be able to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, it is essential to understand its dimensions,’ argues Slat, who has gained a significant following in his mission to...
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