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TOMRA Autosort Color separates Glass from Municipal Solid Waste at high Throughput

Mülheim-Kärlich, Germany TOMRA Sorting Recycling has introduced “Autosort Color”, a new machine which works in combination with “Autosort Laser” to separate glass from municipal solid waste with unprecedented effectiveness. According to TOMRA, Autosort color achieves purity rates greater than 95% at high throughput rates, even when input materials are wet, dusty or dirty.
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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries receives Order to build Waste-to-Energy Plant in Kawasaki, Japan

Tokyo, Japan – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC) has received an order from Kawasaki City, Japan, to build its Tachibana Waste-to-Energy  Plant, a municipal solid waste  incineration plant in Kawasaki’s Takatsu District. The order is a joint venture project with Taisei Corporation, and is valued at 29.8 billion yen (approx. USD 280 million). Completion is scheduled for September 2023.

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