plastics recovery

recovery of plastics

Issue 2023-06 Closing the loop on bottle caps

Greenpath and TOMRA pioneer mechanical sorting solution for separating polyolefins

“Developing a mechanical sorting process to close the loop for food-grade cap-to-cap recycling is groundbreaking. It’s a game changer to create a system to consistently separate mixed polyolefins by...

Issue 2023-06 Expanding markets, higher throughputs

Business Unit Recycling covers the entire plastics processing

Herbold Meckesheim is reporting an excellent order situation for PET and film washing systems towards the end of the current fiscal year. At the end of the US fiscal year, mind you, because since late...


TOMRA presents the New INNOSORT™ FLAKE

TOMRA revolutionizes its product portfolio with the launch of the new INNOSORT™ FLAKE for high-throughput purification of plastic flakes. Its enhanced features enable simultaneous flake sorting by...


GreenDot and Synextra join forces to address the global plastic recycling challenge

GreenDot and Synextra announced a strategic combination in both Italy and Europe to further expand and combine their knowledge and capabilities for the plastics recycling markets. The collaboration...


The future needs experts – plastics recycling in Romania

The Romanian recycling business Expert Recycling offers numerous services around the disposal and recycling of post-consumer and post-industrial plastic waste. A W5.18 single-shaft shredder from WEIMA...

Issue 2023-05 Lindner & Erema

Together the new benchmark in plastics recycling

Vision – One Goal – One Company. The future is plastics recycling, the owners of Erema Group and Lindner Holding agree. The jointly founded holding company BLUEONE Solutions aims to leverage both...


TOMRA CEO Tove Andersen participated in NPAP Plastic Talks panel in Vietnam

TOMRA was invited to the National Plastic Action Partnership (NPAP) Plastic Talks in Hanoi/Vietnam. The company's CEO and President, Tove Andersen, took part in a panel discussion with industry...


Messe Düsseldorf Asia and Informa Markets to strengthen their cooperation in the plastics and rubber trade exhibition business in Southeast Asia

Messe Düsseldorf Asia and Informa Markets, two of the region’s leading inter-national exhibition organisers, have announced a landmark partnership that will see the consolidation of their plastics and...


Strong growth potential for the recycling & circularity of flexible plastics is set to continue

Installed plastic recycling capacity of flexible polyolefins experienced a notable growth of 8 % from 2018 to 2020, reaching a total of 2.7 million tonnes with estimated 200 recycling facilities,...

Issue 2023-04

Cooperation for the production of polystyrene recyclates for food packaging

TOMRA, INEOS Styrolution and EGN Ent­sor­gungs­gesellschaft Niederrhein announced a ground-breaking project to convert post-consumer polystyrene (PS) waste into recycled polystyrene for food packaging...