Artificial Intelligence for Paper Sorting

Technology provider Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has expanded the Max-AI AQC (Autonomous Quality Control) product line with the release of the AQC-2 for paper sorting applications. The Max-AI technology employs artificial intelligence (AI) to make material identification and selection decisions. According to the information, AQC-2 features two robotic screening units and is able to sort […]

Fully Automatic Press for Paper & Co.

The German manufacturer HSM GmbH + Co. KG has added the fully automatic channel baling press HSM VK 6215 to its product portfolio. According to the provider, this press model is particularly suitable for professional waste management or larger industrial applications – with high throughput capacity. With a pressing force of 620 kN (kilonewton), the […]

Patented Process to Separate Plastics Mix

As China has implemented their restrictions on the import of waste streams, other South-East-Asian countries are following their lead. As a result, recyclers in the US and Europe are experiencing increasing difficulties exporting their plastic residues. With no end date for the import restrictions in sight, recyclers are forced to adapt to the current situation […]

Tiger Depack Reduces Waste in Paper Pulp

At MIAC 2018, the 25th International Exhibition of Paper Industry taking place from 10 to 12 October in Lucca (Italy), Italian company Cesaro Mac Import will present its new machine for paper mills which uses recovered paper. Recovered paper is an important raw material for producing new paper. In some parts of the world, the […]

Metso Reported Growth in Global Market Share

Finland-based Metso Corporation experienced substantial growth in orders for its metal recycling solutions during 2017. As reported, the orders further expand Metso‘s installed base globally, including major orders for China and Europe. The customers range from large, multinational scrapyards and leading players in the steel industry, to local, family-run metal waste scrap processors. According to […]

Nestro Introduces Important Components for the Recycling Industry

On the IFAT Nestro Lufttechnik GmbH presents itself in hall B5 on booth 153. Due to the worldwide growing consumption of raw materials and the increase of waste at the same time emphasizes the enourmous importance recycling continues to have. On the other hand, overcapacities in this sector is leading to cut-throat competition, which can […]

New Drum Screen with Retrofitting Possibilities

With the drum screen Basic 518, German-based company Doppstadt places a basic solution for small and medium municipal environmental services and recycling plants on the market. For enterprises looking for an efficient basic solution for the screening of medium quantities of light materials, the Doppstadt product range now includes a machine solution with retrofitting possibilities […]

France Selects Forrec to Process Refrigerators

The year 2017 was one of outstanding achievements and consolidation: Two major French companies decided that Forrec‘s refrigerator processing technology and experience were exactly what they needed to complete their own plants, which will, in terms of intake capacity (120 refrigerators/hour), be the world‘s largest. A key aspect of these lines and the process they […]

The Atritor Turbo Separator De-packaging System

Atritor will be returning to IFAT 2018 after their successes of previous years, exhibiting their Turbo Separator de-packaging system with new models which have been introduced to their range to facilitate industry demands for more throughput in less time while maintaining clean separation. The Turbo Separator has been the AD industry workhorse for recovering packaged […]

Eddy Current Separator with Eccentric Rotor: Type SFME-29

The Spanish provider of separating equipment, Felemamg, introduced its first eccentric rotor separator in 2009, improving significantly the quality of this type of separators, which have existed in the market so far. In the model SFME-29 an eccentric magnetic rotor of 271 millimeters diameter and an envelope diameter of 395 millimeters are implemented. Thanks to […]