Issue 01/2019

Reduce volume losses by wind sifting

A new component of the VDI Guideline 2343

Separating glass from MSW



E-mobility and recycling

Dear Readers, E-mobility – an exciting topic! Is this the solution, or will there be other concepts for future mobility? Apart from lower maintenance, consistent performance and cost savings, the...


recovery spotlight

New website and brand identity

The Global Recycling Foundation, launched in London on 6th October 2018 at the Bureau of International Recycling’s (BIR) World Recycling Convention, has reached a new milestone, launching its new...


Third extrusion line installed

The Austrian specialist for packaging solutions, ALPLA, and the German recycling company Texplast, a subsidiary of FROMM Plastics, have been benefitting from their cooperation in PET recycling since...

Strong trade fair trio

From 2019: IFAT with three events in China

Messe München expands its network of environmental technology shows in China: starting next year, it will be represented with a third IFAT event in the Middle Kingdom. As solution platform for the...


automobile recovery

waste recovery

glass recovery

Separating glass from MSW

TOMRA sorting recycling introduces AUTOSORT COLOR

TOMRA Sorting Recycling has introduced AUTOSORT COLOR, a new machine which works in combination with AUTOSORT LASER to separate glass from municipal solid waste with high effectiveness. AUTOSORT COLOR...


plastics recovery

Food conform

New global innovation VACUNITE at PETnology

With the presentation of its newly developed VACUNITE technology yesterday at the PETnology conference in Paris/France, EREMA once again demonstrates its role as innovation leader. The Austrian...


paper recovery

High Quality

Developments in the paper recycling industry

The purpose of paper recycling is to produce high quality recycled paper, responding to the high-quality specifications required by paper consumers either from the graphic, hygiene or packaging...


WEEE recovery

industrial waste recovery

agricultural waste recovery

wood recovery

Good investment

Positive results in shredding railway sleepers

In the waste wood processing industry, railway sleepers are among the most difficult materials to shred. They are made of very hard wood and often still contain iron screws and plates. When Gojer,...


battery recovery

Source of raw materials

Battery recycling: Challenges and chances

“We have entered an area of ‚Disruption‘ where progress in technology is taking place at record speeds and driving new societal attitudes. Portable and industrial batteries are playing a key role in...


textile recovery