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Freegard says monetary incentives to use better pack designs for recycling are needed for change to happen

Keith Freegard has outlined the need for a fiscal or monetary system as an incentive for designers to use easy-to-recycle packaging. more

Industry News

Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd says a period of sustained sales growth and restructuring of its business divisions has led it to recruit a new Sales Engineer for its UK team. more

Industry News

Norwegian sorting experts Tomra have introduced a Laser Object Detector for its Autosort separators. more

Machinery

Cambridgeshire company PLASgran has increased its separation line with a CImbria DELTA Classification machine. more

Industry News

Black plantpots have been notoriously difficult to recycle as NIR scanning is unable to detect carbon black. Aeroplas has developed kerbside recyclable plantpots for the sustainable gardener. more

Industry News

Recycling centres can now access the improved ballistics separator range from German machinery builders Stadler. more

Machinery

Italian recyclers Montello has welcomed the addition of forty TOMRA Autosort machines to its lines in Bergamo. more

Machinery

A new film decontamination plant has set up by Germany's Herbold Meckesheim in the East Rand. more

Industry News

CEFLEX has increased particiaption in its programme to expand the collection of small packaging items. more

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PCEP

PCEP advocates innovation with enhanced collection and sorting systems as key for closing the loop. more

Industry News

The collaboration between a technology innovator, recycler and retailer to overcome the problem of recycling black plastic trays has been described as a potential breakthrough by one of the project partners. more

Environment

Labelling technology developed by materials scientists at Brunel University will use phosphor coding labels to advance recyclate sorting efficiency. more

Industry News

Plastics delegates have attended an event hosted by Procter & Gamble in Brussels to look at ways of using tracer technology in plastic sorting. more

Industry News

Bunting Magnetics Co. has acquired UK-based magnetic separation equipment supplier, Master Magnets Ltd, for an undisclosed fee. more

Industry News

Bunting says the Middle East holds “great opportunities” for the company as it looks to increase its export activity to the region. more

Machinery

Bunting Magnetics says its participation at K 2016 “exceeded all objectives” making it the company’s most successful exhibition to date. more

Industry News

Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd. has recorded its highest ever monthly sales figures for September 2016. more

Industry News

Bunting Magnetics will be showing visitors the benefits of using separation equipment for the effective removal of metal contaminants from plastic waste streams. more

K 2016

Kent-based Recapture Plastics has installed a complete Metal Separation Module and Metal Separator from Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd to cleanse recycled plastic of metal contaminants. more

Machinery

The UK’s first mixed plastics-to-extrusion HDPE and PP recycling plant is providing new market opportunities for the sale of recycled material, as well as new jobs and enhanced relations with local authorities. more

Environment