| Recycling technology | Plastics Industry Association | Washington, DC
Pacific Northwest Recycling Project releases results from 60 day pilot
A collaborative group of government and packaging industry leaders, led by the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS), have released the results from the first-of-its-kind Pacific Northwest Secondary Sorting Demonstration Project (PNW Sort) today. The group set out with the goal of determining how…
| Recycling technology | HERBOLD Meckesheim | Meckesheim | Germany
MAG-waste disposal extends household refuse sorting plant with a HERBOLD PET washing unit
The recycling of PET bottles is an extension of the Russian waste disposal company MAG Group‘s recycling activities and is a consistent step towards a circular economy. The HERBOLD washing plant is being installed in Nizhniy-Novgorod at the MAG daughter company Fantastik-Plastik.
| Sorting systems | TOMRA | Asker | Norway
Tomra Sorting Recycling launches INNOSORT FLAKE featuring dual-sensor sorting capability
TOMRA Sorting Recycling extends its offering of high-precision flake sorting solutions with the innovative INNOSORT FLAKE sensor-based solution that combines color and material sorting, reliably removing PVC, metals and opaque flakes. It is the ideal all-in-one sorting solution for plastic recovery…
| Sorting systems | Bühler Group | Uzwil | Switzerland
Bühler wins Queen’s Award for food safety and recycling innovation
Bühler UK Ltd has won this year’s Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation in recognition of its pioneering research into camera technology used in sorting machines. The technological breakthrough is being used to drive up food safety controls in the nut and frozen vegetable sectors while also…
| Sorting systems | TOMRA | Asker | Norway
TOMRA Sorting Recycling introduces INNOSORT FLAKE at PRS Europe 2019
TOMRA Sorting Recycling offers a full range of options to recycle plastics. Its flake sorting technologies upgrade throughput using a single machine while ensuring constant and high-quality output.
| Sorting systems | TOMRA | Langenfeld | Germany
Tomra appointed as a container refund point operator for Queensland container deposit scheme
Global sensor-based solutions provider and reverse vending leader TOMRA will run 10 container refund points for a new container deposit scheme in the Australian state of Queensland.
| Sorting systems | TOMRA Sorting | Mülheim-Kärlich | Germany
TOMRA SORTING RECYCLING introduces new SHARP EYE technology for separating single-layer PET trays from PET bottles
New brand application, made possible by higher light intensity, will be a welcome breakthrough at a time when demand for plastic bottles and trays is growing internationally
| Recycling technology | Sesotec GmbH | Schönberg | Germany
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Proven and innovative - Sesotec plastics sorting systems
For more than 40 years Sesotec GmbH has been one of the market leaders in the fields of contaminant separation and sorting technology. For the recycling of plastics Sesotec has developed both standard solutions and individual turnkey solutions. Sesotec systems reliably differentiate plastics by…
| Recycling technology | TOMRA | Asker | Norway
New solution for separating single-layer PET trays from PET bottles
TOMRA has made it possible to separate single-layer PET trays from PET bottles, enhancing the previous capability of its AUTOSORT machine to separate multi-layer trays. This breakthrough is commercially significant because small but critical differences in the chemical properties of PET food trays…
| Digitization | sesotec | Schönberg | Germany
New chances of connected systems in the plastics processing industry
At the FAKUMA 2017 trade fair Sesotec as trade fair highlights presents Industry 4.0-ready metal separators to trade visitors. The objective of plastics manufacturers and processors is to produce a maximum quantity of products in constant high quality. For achieving this objective the digitisation…
| Sorting systems | Sesotec GmbH | Schönberg | Germany
Sesotec at Drinktec 2017
PET Flake Sorting Station Completely Provided by Sesotec
At the Drinktec 2017 trade fair that will be held in Munich from 11 to 15 September 2017, Sesotec GmbH in hall A4, stand 306, for the first time presents itself as a supplier of complete sorting stations for PET flake recycling. Target customers are recycling companies that are looking for a…
| Sorting systems | Bühler | London
Bühler’s PET sorting solution helps plastics recyclers increase yields by more than 30%
Waste plastic is an enormous challenge worldwide. Yet, as production continues to increase, just 5% of waste plastic is recycled effectively. Bühler is addressing this global challenge with a tailored PET recycling solution, capable of improving yields by more than 30%. A strategic partnership with…
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