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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…

The challenge of LCD & FPD recycling

The challenge of LCD & FPD recycling is the slow awkward process of manual labour & dealing with toxic substances….

Back on the road: collecting more milestones

‘I’ve just come back from my holiday in Kenya and am looking forward to the International congress on battery recycling…

How AI and Data Capture Are Improving MRF Operations in an EPR World

It’s been a mere few years since robots first made inroads into recycling, but the impact they are having on…

On a mission to achieve the very best in chemical recycling

Michael Kugler and Marco Werth of RAMPF Eco Solutions have devoted their professional lives to developing chemical solutions for the…

On the fridge recycling front line

URT Umwelt- und Recyclingtechnik GmbH (also known as URT Recycling Technology) of Germany is celebrating its 25th anniversary. In 2020,…

50 years of reliability: tradition as a strategy for the future

UNTHA starts the anniversary year with pioneering innovations. 2020 is a very special year for UNTHA shredding technology, based in…

Steinert KSS multi-sensor sorting system: Versatile performer of numerous sorting tasks

In this period of extreme regulatory volatility, businesses recovering metal from automotive shredder residue need to upgrade their products depending…

Shred-Tech driven by people power

Formed four decades ago, Canada-based Shred-Tech has maintained a trajectory of constant evolution and innovation in order to keep pace…

Establishing the complete ELV/WEEE plastic recycling chain in Japan

In 2018, Japan exported just over a million tons of plastics to other parts of Asia, down from 1.43 million…

Forrec leads way in MSW and WEEE processing solutions

In the treatment of solid municipal and industrial waste, Italian company Forrec is an international player with a track record…