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Sorting light metals at light speed

Sensor-based sorting systems are commonplace. One challenge for recyclers is sorting light elements, particularly aluminium and magnesium, and determining aluminium…

Major investment boosts AMP’s robotics sorting fleet

Sorting technology specialist AMP Robotics has raised US$ 91 million (EUR 92.1 million) in corporate equity to help expansion plans…

Research looks to cut the cost of sorting plastics scrap

Canadian firm Aduro Clean Technologies has joined forces with the University of Western Ontario in a CA$ 1.2 million (EUR 882…

Sorting light metals at lightning speed

Sensor-based sorting systems are commonplace. One challenge for recyclers is sorting light elements, particularly aluminium and magnesium, and determining aluminium…

Terex steps into smart sorting with ZenRobotics

Terex Materials Processing has acquired sorting tech company ZenRobotics, based in Helsinki. ZenRobotics will retain its name and become a…

Sorting heavy metal scrap is not a problem with XRF-T

Italian technolovy provider SGM Magnetics has developed the SGM XRF-T separator to sort different materials based on their chemical composition…

AI sorting pioneer Everestlabs expands in California

US robotic sorting specialist  EverestLabs reports a new recycling line is now successfully running at Alameda County Industries (ACI) in…

Smart sorting yields novel PCB recycling approach

The recycling of printed circuit boards (PCBs) could benefit from a deep-learning assisted X-ray imaging approach, reports Markus Firsching of…

Making the most of bottom ash with smart sorting

A total of 500 waste-to-energy plants are currently operational in the European union. ‘These generate approximately 19 million tonnes of…

Denmark commissions Scandinavia’s smartest AI-powered sorting plant

Danish environmental services company Solum A/S is setting up what it refers to as ‘one of Scandinavia’s most modern and…

North Italy welcomes smart sorting boost

Italian recycling firm G.A.I.A. has started production in a new EUR 10 million sorting facility at its treatment centre in…