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Sorting and Separation

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

22 Feb 2018 09:14 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

15 Feb 2018 14:22 Industry News

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

15 Feb 2018 10:20 Machinery

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

13 Feb 2018 14:56 Machinery

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

12 Feb 2018 12:23 Industry News

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

1 Feb 2018 11:14 Industry News

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PCEP

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

9 May 2017 16:25 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

20 Apr 2017 10:00 Environment

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

11 Apr 2017 10:55 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

6 Apr 2017 14:18 Industry News

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

5 Jan 2017 14:30 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

9 Dec 2016 11:47 Machinery

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

1 Nov 2016 10:58 Industry News

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

27 Oct 2016 16:14 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

5 Oct 2016 12:05 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

14 Jul 2016 11:26 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

12 Jul 2016 12:10 Environment

TOMRA Sorting Recycling has launched its latest high-precision sorting machine, which it says offers a higher level of precision and reduced material loss in plastics recycling. more

28 Dec 2015 09:00 Machinery

A new, patent pending, range of sortable colourants is set to help “revolutionise” the recovery of a wide variety of plastics, including rigid black plastic packaging, plastic components in end of life vehicles and WEEE waste. more

7 Dec 2015 10:19 Environment

Wolverhampton-based plastics recycler, Recycled UK, has recently installed seven magnetic separators at its processing facility in order to reduce metal contamination in its material streams. more

5 Nov 2015 13:30 Machinery