Temperature Effect on Rare Earth Magnetic Separators

Neodymium Magnet Damage From High Temperatures If a Neodymium Rare Earth Tube Magnet is put into a red-hot fire, then it would not be surprising if the magnetic properties are destroyed.  However, what if the same Tube Magnet is just exposed to steam being flushed through a pipeline system to clean the pipes? Tube Magnets […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/05/22/temperature-effect-on-rare-earth-magnetic-separators/

HFS Drawer Magnet Removes Metal from Recycled Plastics

French Plastics Recycling Operation Installs Bunting Drawer Magnet The latest HS Drawer Magnet has just been boxed ready for despatch to a Plastics Recycling company in France.  The Magnetic Separator was manufactured in the Bunting Magnetics European manufacturing facility in Berkhamsted, UK. The French Plastics Recycling operation will install the HS Drawer Magnet to capture and […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/05/17/hfs-drawer-magnet-removes-metal-from-recycled-plastics/

Metal Found In Rice

Magnetic Separator Ensuring Food Safety There are a lot of negative Food Safety reports about metal being found in food (e.g. Morrisons’ Green Beans, Sainsbury’s Bread), but there is also a great deal of good practice. Whilst undertaking an annual Magnetic Separation Survey at a rice processing factory, we were able to see the importance […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/05/10/metal-found-in-rice/

Bunting and Master Magnets Headline Sponsors of Waste 17

Metal Separation Technology Operating at Waste 17 Bunting Magnetics Europe and Master Magnets are the headline sponsors of this year’s Waste 17 recycling show being held at the Old Trafford Football Ground in Manchester on Thursday 8th June.  An operating Eddy Current Separator and Stainless Steel Separator will be separating metals on stand A40 and we welcome […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/05/04/bunting-and-master-magnets-headline-sponsors-of-waste-17/

28 In Line Magnets Remove Metal from Baby Food

Record Sales for In Line Magnets in 2016 A record 28 Pneumatic In-Line Magnets (PIMs) have been supplied to a major global Baby Food products company in Germany.  The Magnetic Separators are installed into food processing lines to attract and remove any magnetically susceptible materials. Metal is commonly found in food during processing.  The metal […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/04/26/28-in-line-magnets-remove-metal-from-baby-food/

Morrisons Hit by Metal In Green Beans Scare

The Nightmare of Metal Contaminated Food On Friday 21st April 2017, UK supermarket giant Morrisons was faced with a ‘Metal In Food’ health scare.  As reported by the BBC and others, two customers found the metal in packets of the vegetables in Manchester and Glasgow stores. The Food Standards Agency issued a warning for the […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/04/24/morrisons-hit-by-metal-in-green-beans-scare/

Bunting Expands the Sales Team

Gordon Kerr and Tom Higginbottom Join Bunting Europe Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd has expanded their UK sales team with the appointment of two new sales engineers.  The appointments follow a period of sustained sales growth and the acquisition of Master Magnets. Tom Higginbottom (left in the photograph) joins Bunting’s external sales team and has an […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/04/20/bunting-expands-the-sales-team/

Plate Magnets Remove Metal from Tobacco

Record Export Sales for Plate Magnets Bunting Magnetic Europe manufactured a record number of Plate Magnets for Export to Indonesian tobacco processing plants in 2016.  Each Plate Magnet is installed to magnetically attract and hold tramp metal and nearly 100 were manufactured. Plate Magnets are used in tobacco processing to remove metal contamination introduced from […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/04/13/plate-magnets-remove-metal-from-tobacco/

10 Magnetic Separator Myths

Magnetic Separator Fact and Fiction Trying to ascertain what and whose Magnetic Separator will provide the best metal separation can be difficult.  Often, the decision is made even more difficult with claims and counterclaims about levels of Gauss and what the Magnetic Separator can actually capture.  In this blog, we try to dispel these myths […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/04/10/10-magnetic-separator-myths/

Getting Metal Out of Spices

Ideal Locations for Magnetic Separators and Metal Detectors in a Spice Processing Plant Most households have a collection of spices in one of their kitchen cupboards.  Adding spices to food when cooking is now a common practice, but how are they processed and prepared? Most spices are grown in the tropical regions of the world, […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/04/03/getting-metal-out-of-spices/