Economy & Markets

Forklifts and warehouse trucks

| Toyota Material Handling UK has showcased its range of quality forklifts and warehouse trucks in Birmingham.

Global Recycling shows single rotor screened shredders

| The new STS line of single rotor shredders are now available in several sizes ranging from a 600 MM wide rotor up to 3,000 MM wide with numerous drive options from 25 Hp up to 600 Hp.

UK premiere for new XR RDF shredder

| RWM was the first time to see Untha’s new XR waste shredder for RDF and alternative fuel production in the UK.

Two new aggregation centres

| Novelis has announced the opening of two new Aggregation Centres, servicing areas in and around London and the South East.

More efficiency and comfort

| JCB has presented a range of new products at RWM in Birmingham.

A new perspective on separation

| At RWM, Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd has displayed their new Eddy Current Separator Magnetic Rotor for the first time. It is a two pulley system where the lead head pulley is constructed from a non-metallic shell in which is positioned a high powered Magnetic Rotor rotating at high speeds.

Total waste from UK households dropped 1.8 per cent in 2013

| According to the british Department for Environment, Food and rural affairs, the total waste from household in the UK was 21,6 million tonnes. This amounts to 403 kg per person.

ISRI Announces Newest Board Members

| Paul Brenner of Brenner Recycling and Scott Miller of Sims Metal Management serve as directors-at-large through the 2016 term.

Amut supplies largest recycling plant in Latin America

| The bottle-to-bottle recycling plant in Latin America has an hourly net capacity of over 6.000 kg/h, handling 1.5 Billion PET bottles per year.

Recylex reduces losses by half

| The consolidated sales figures of 220.5 million euro meant an increase of 9 per cent compared with the same period of 2013.

6 million euro funding for senor-based waste collection system

| Enevo closes $8 million in funding for sensors and analytics that optimize waste management for smart cities.

Conference for electronic recyclers takes place in Singapore

| How will electronics recyclers adjust to a recycling marketplace where manufacturers have become the critical drivers of recycling innovation, and regulations are evolving faster than regulations and even technology? Electronics Recycling Asia, November 11 - 14 at the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore, aims to answer those questions.

Manitou numbers are improving

| The company announced an increase of 9 per cent in sales in the first half of 2014. The net income grew from 1.1 million euro in the first half of 2013 to 14.2 million in 2014.

Terex launches primary jaw crusher module

| The Terex MJ47 is designed for large quarries or contractors that want a stationary type design without the complexity of a normal stick-built plant.