Issue 05/2019

PLASTICS
Special K 2019 at Dusseldorf


WEEE
Black plastic 


PAPER
Fully automatic paper sorting system 

Content

editorial

Hot Topic

Dear Readers,The last quarter of the year offers a highlight, at least for all those who deal with the subject of plastics recycling. The subject of circular economy and plastics recycling is...

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coverstory

recovery spotlight

Production capacity increased

At the beginning of 2019, a new processing plant with 6000 m² of factory space was put into operation at company Hubert Eing Kunststoffverwertung GmbH at their site in Gescher. The goal is to process...

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recovery special

“Go Green”

At the K 2019 AMUT GROUP carries on with the motto “Go Green” firstly launched during Chinaplas 2019 edition and offers several solutions to support the circular economy. The friction washer, patented...

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Milliken: Focus on enhancing plastics

Milliken Chemical, one of the leading global supplier of additives and colorants for plastics and division of global manufacturer Milliken & Company, will use its presence at the K 2019 trade fair to...

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Productive, turnkey system solutions

Three years have passed since the last K, the world’s premier fair for the plastics and rubber industry, and everything has changed. Apart from the media attacks on plastic products, the industry also...

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Leading edge certified circular solutions

SABIC, one of the global leader in the chemical industry, is to highlight its pioneering initiative for the production of certified circular polymers at Europe’s leading plastics exhibition in October...

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Circular visions, small flakes and big data

Over the last decades, resources have been exploited recklessly to satisfy civilization’s infinite demand for resources and virgin products, leading to resources becoming rare and under unprecedented...

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For an environment worth living in

Recycling is a long-term solution aimed at reducing plastic waste. Meaningful ways of recycling used material will be on display at the K 2019, which is due to be held from 16 to 23 October in...

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plastics recovery

paper recovery

WEEE recovery

Black plastic

WEEE recycling and its problem

Black plastic parts occur increasingly often in daily life and have therefore become a large challenge for recycling and separation technologies. In its headquarters location in the town of Penzberg...

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Eight processing lines

New WEEE recycling system in Hong Kong

According to a study, every inhabitant of Hong Kong causes, in addition to the normal household waste, an average of 21.7 kg waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) per year. To remedy this...

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