New Maintenance Platform to Increase Safety

Metso has developed a new maintenance platform that increases safety when changing wear parts in jaw crushers. It consists of hand rails which are also used for lifting the platform, sturdy work platforms and related control mechanisms, enabling them to be precisely placed at the desired height of the jaw opening. “The platform constructed of […]

Epson‘s PaperLab Turns Waste Paper Into New Paper

The Seiko Epson Corporation has developed what it believes to be the world‘s first compact office papermaking system capable of producing new paper from securely shredded waste paper without use of water. Businesses and government offices that install a PaperLab in a backyard area will be able to produce paper of various sizes, thicknesses, and […]

ROAR: Joint Project to Develop a Robot for Refuse-Handling

The Volvo Group is working on a joint venture together with Chalmers University of Technology and Mälardalen University in Sweden, Penn State University in the United States, and the waste recycling company Renova to develop a robot that interacts with the refuse truck and its driver to accomplish the work. This activity will continue until […]

New SRF Production Capabilities in South Korea

A new Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) production facility is now fully operational in Wonju city, South Korea. Korean waste management specialist Zion has built the alternative fuel manufacturing plant to make smarter use of its residual materials. Now, with the new system in place, pre-sorted C&D and C&I waste is being shredded to produce a […]

Netherlands: ARN’s Solution for Automotive Shredder Residue

According to Dutch-based ARN, it is the first company to operate the new CCM20RT delamination mill which makes a big step forward in power and size.  As an experienced processor of Automotive Shredder Residue (ASR) in the Netherlands, ARN is producing non-ferrous metal concentrates using sinkfloat techniques. The metal products separated by these systems typically […]

New Magnetic Separator Recovers Printed Circuit Boards

Bunting Magnetics has developed a magnetic separator that separates and recovers Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs). According to the British manufacturer, the High Intensity Separation Conveyor (HISC) has an exceptional construction and was originally designed to separate very weakly magnetic materials such as abraded and shredded stainless steel. During on-site tests at a UK plastics recycling […]

Multi-Purpose Splitter Separates up to Three Fractions

German supplier Doppstadt has completed the product range with the separation technology of their co-operation partner, German Anlagenbau Günther GmbH, which is able to separate up to three re-usable material streams. According to the company, the new Splitter X2 loosens, separates and doses various materials. A pre-treatment is only required in certain circumstances. “Mixed construction […]

Screening Machines – Made in Germany

Zemmler Siebanlagen GmbH has just celebrated its 15th anniversary. Heiko Zemmler, CEO, looks back on a successful development. Founded as spare part and used machine trade of a Danish manufacturer, he has started producing and developing his own Multi Screen range in Brandenburg, Germany since 2008. Meanwhile the company has developed six machine types in […]

The “Perfect Offer” Made by Komptech

At the IFAT 2016 in Munich, the Austrian-based Komptech will present a selection from its broad range of products. In addition to realistic live demonstrations, the company will devote plenty of attention to its visions. “The Shredder of The Future” is one of the pioneering projects. In 2015, Komp­tech did a project with the Industrial […]

New Balance Crane for Recycling Purposes

Finnish-based Metso Corporation is convinced that the new balance crane MBC 95/29 helps recyclers to increase profits by saving energy and maintenance cost, even in difficult times. The producer, headquartered in Helsinki, has combined its knowledge of both mining and recycling to develop this crane. “With the durability of heavy mining equipment, the new MBC […]