waste recovery Turning point

New era for the recycling industry?

The recycling industry has reached a turning point. On the one hand, progress has been made in improving recycling rates in recent years, while, on the other hand, the consumption of resources is...

waste recovery Flexible system

Quick-change mixed waste processing

Santa Barbara County’s Resource Center efficiently sorts both MSW and single stream using the same circuit with TOMRA AUTOSORT™ units to successfully reduce landfilling.

waste recovery Recycled rubber, rice husks and plastic bottles

Sustainable materials in tire production

Car tires are round, black and made of rubber. Look closer, however, and you’ll see that the design of tires and the interaction of the various materials that go into making them are extremely...

plastics recovery Largest single order in the company’s history

A material revolution instead of waste

UBQ Materials has patented the world’s first thermoplastic material consisting entirely of unsorted household waste – including organics. The sustainable substitute for petroleum-based plastics will...

metal recovery Flagship in the Middle East

Shredding car bodies with ARJES twin-shaft shredder

During RecyclingAKTIV in Karlsruhe in 2016, Donald West, Managing Director of West Baumaschinen, went straight to Thomas Hayn, Managing Director of Arjes, to outline his vision for the Middle East and...