Gelsenkirchen, Germany – Masterflex Group, a specialist for connecting and hose systems made of high-performance plastics and fabrics for demanding industrial applications, is ensuring that roads, squares and paths remain clean. Under the Masterflex brand, the company is presenting a new microbe- and hydrolysis-resistant suction and transport hose. Continue reading Masterflex: New Suction and Transport Hose makes the Streets Cleaner
Espoo, Finland – VTT‘s cylindrical extruder promises to revolutionise the processing of recyclable materials and thereby promote circular economy business. The extruder can be used, for example, to turn problematic textiles and plastics as well as food waste into pellets. The first prototype has already exceeded the industrial steering group’s expectations during initial testing. VTT is currently looking for a partner to commercialise the technology. Continue reading VTT develops novel Extruder that can turn problematic Waste into Pellets
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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Helsinki, Finland – Metso has received orders to supply a total of seven M&J 4000S waste shedders to three waste incineration customers in China. The 4000 shredder series meets the special needs of extremely varied incoming material. The orders will be delivered in the first quarter of 2019. The new shredders will operate in the Zhejihang, Jiangsu and Xinjiang provinces.
Helsinki, Finland – Metso is presenting its extensive waste recycling equipment and service offering at IFAT China 2018 taking place May 3-5, 2018 in Shanghai, China. Metso experts at the event will offer advice on choosing the most suitable equipment for different types of waste to support optimal process efficiency, sustainability and reliability. Furthermore, Metso is continuously developing its service offering to be more competitive in meeting customer expectations. Continue reading Metso at IFAT China: More Uptime for M&J Shredder with a better Service set up
Millburn (NJ), USA – The new dust-tight, fully automated Kason 3D-ReKlaimer™ Metal Powder Recovery System for 3D printing systems recovers and reconditions used powders to exacting particle sizes, reducing waste and lowering operating costs while preventing contamination of the product and plant environment.
Montréal (QC), Canada – A consortium of companies comprising Air Liquide, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has signed a project development agreement covering initial investments in an advanced waste-to-chemistry facility in Rotterdam. The facility will be the first of its kind in Europe to provide a sustainable alternative solution for non-recyclable wastes, converting waste plastics and other mixed wastes into new raw materials.
Königsbrunn, Germany – CANDI Plastic Recycling GmbH, a materials recycler in Sollenau (Austria) trusts in filtration technology from ETTLINGER Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH. An ERF 200 high performance melt filter on one of its two extrusion lines is used to process industrial plastic waste with high aluminum or paper fractions. Continue reading CANDI Plastic Recycling profits from ETTLINGER filtration technology
Zurich, Switzerland – Dubai Municipality has selected Swiss clean tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova in a joint venture with Belgium’s largest construction company BESIX Group to build the world’s largest energy-from-waste facility. The plant will treat 1,825,000 tons of municipal solid waste per year. Continue reading Hitachi Zosen Inova to build the World’s largest Energy from Waste Plant in Dubai
Beckum, Germany — Denizli Çimento decided to invest in an individual system from the AFR systems segment (alternative fuels and raw materials) of BEUMER Group, which stores, mixes and conveys differently composed materials, such as shredded waste tyres. The core of this solution is represented by the two Pipe Conveyors used in this project.