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Sorting metals from circuit boards at the speed of sound

US recycler Ronin8, which has developed ‘sonic technology’ that transforms low-grade printed circuit boards into a ‘smelter-ready’ material, has announced…

‘Six-way sorting’ heralds the future of metals recycling

The latest technology innovation from Sense2Sort features ‘six-way sorting’ whereby the user can choose his or her sensor technology and…

Redwave welcomes next generation sorting

Redwave’s 2i sorting system has been equipped with new ‘interactive ‘intelligence’ which can not only be used to directly run…

To sort or not to sort…

Germany – ‘Can you imagine how many different models of mobile phones there are today?’ asked Dr Sven Connemann of…

USA: BHS recovery system to minimise manual sorting

United States – Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) will supply the turnkey system to be installed at RePower South’€™s new recycling…

Smart sorting could save Japan’s car recyclers US$ 287

Japan – Sorting end-of-life car parts into 8 classes could increase recycling rates of alloy elements to over 97% in…

What’s new in sensor-based sorting?

Germany – Sensor-based sorting technologies have come a long way in recent years. And yet, stricter quality demands regarding recyclables…

‘Most advanced’ sorting plants soon opening their doors in Australia

Australia – A total of 40 AutoSort optical sorting units developed by TOMRA Sorting Recycling will be delivered to three…

STEINERT recently installed 20 sensor-based sorting systems

Germany – STEINERT Elektromagnetbau GmbH of Germany has been renamed Steinert GmbH. ‘For years, STEINERT has not only been known…

Made in Poland: artificial intelligence sorting system

Poland – Granted, a large proportion of consumer products carry the stamp ”made in China”. But the next big innovative…

Sortbat: how to isolate the threats in the battery sector

Portugal – As anyone in the battery recycling sector will tell you, handling batteries can be a tricky and dangerous…

Share your shear stories and win a GoPro!

It’s safe to say that scrap shears are the pillars of the recycling industry. But which configurations are the future? Take part in our tech survey and get a shot at winning a cool GoPro camera!

Thousands of scrap shears are driving recycling businesses all over the world. When it comes to different types, an operator may opt for maximum tonnage or flexibility, such as a mobile set-up. An integrated baling system is also gaining popularity. Ultimately, there is no wrong or right shear; it comes down to how you’re going to use it.

Our survey is meant to map the wants and needs of today’s dynamic recycling industry. Voice your opinion here and, who knows, you may be able to capture your recycling facility in action in HD.

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