RWM17 Exhibition Review

Bunting Magnetics Review the UK’s Leading Waste and Recycling Show On the 12th to 14th September 2017, the focus for the UK’s recycling and waste industry was the RWM 2017 exhibition (NEC, Birmingham).  Bunting Magnetics, along with their acquired business Master Magnets, were demonstrating metal separation on an Eddy Current Separator (for non-ferrous metals) and […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/09/18/rwm17-exhibition-review/

3 UK Waste and Recycling Facts

Environmental Facts and Figures For The UK Next week is RWM, the UK’s largest waste and recycling exhibition, and we thought that it would be interesting to look at some of the present industry facts and figures. Fact 1 – How Much Waste Do We Generate? Even though we are in 2017, the latest waste […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/09/06/3-uk-waste-and-recycling-facts/

Can UK Metal Packaging Recycling Increase by 10% by 2020?

Are Revised Beverage Can Recycling Targets Realistic? Every year, consumers in the UK use approximately 14 billion steel and aluminium beverage cans.  Of these, approximately 59% are presently recycled.  In the March 2017 budget, the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announced new targets for 2020, with the metal packaging recycling rate rising to 69%.  We investigate whether this […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/08/22/can-uk-metal-packaging-recycling-increase-by-10-by-2020/

Getting Metal Out of Plastic on the Bunting Stand at Interplas 2017

Bunting Magnetics Magnetic Separators and Metal Detectors at UK Plastics Show The latest Magnetic Separation and Metal Detection technology will be on display on the Bunting Magnetics Europe stand (Hall 4, Stand H11) at Interplas 2017 (NEC, Birmingham, UK, 26th – 28th September 2017). Bunting Magnetics is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Magnetic […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/08/15/getting-metal-out-of-plastic-on-the-bunting-stand-at-interplas-2017/

Combined Magnetic Separation Force at RWM2017

Bunting Magnets and Master Magnets Exhibit at Major Recycling and Waste Exhibition For the first time, the combined Magnetic Separation force of Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd and Master Magnets will be on stand 5P80 at RWM 2017 (NEC, Birmingham, UK 12th – 14th September 2017). Bunting Magnetics acquired Master Magnets in January 2017 and the […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/07/31/combined-magnetic-separation-force-at-rwm2017/

Plastics and the Environment

The Necessity of a Global Strategy for Plastics Waste Since 1950, it is estimated that 8.3 million metric tonnes of virgin plastics have been produced.  Of this, 6.3 million metric tonnes has become waste, with 9% being recycled and 12% incinerated.  This leaves 79% that is accumulated in landfills or the natural environment. The report […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/07/25/plastics-and-the-environment/

Quality and Environmental Accreditation for Bunting Magnetics Europe

Bunting Successfully Transition to ISO9001 2015 Quality and ISO14001 2015 Environmental Standards Bunting Magnetics Europe has successfully transitioned to the new ISO9001:2015 Quality and ISO 14001 :2015 Environment Standards.  The certification covers the manufacture and supply of Magnetic Separators, Metal Detectors, and Magnets and Magnetic Assemblies from their European manufacturing headquarters in Berkhamsted, UK. Denis […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/07/20/quality-and-environmental-accreditation-for-bunting-magnetics-europe/

Export Success at FIP Solution Plastique Exhibition

Bunting Magnetics Support BMS France at Plastics Show in France Dave Hills, Bunting Europe’s Head of Sales, was on the stand of local distributor, BMS France for the duration of the major annual international plastics exhibition, FIP Solution Plastique, held in Lyon, France between 13th and 16th June 2017.  Dave gave us this report: “Last […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/06/21/export-success-at-fip-solution-plastique-exhibition/

Cases of Metal Found In Food

A Food Safety Nightmare To mark the start of the UK’s Food Safety Week (19th – 23rd June 2017), we are looking at recent cases where there has been an issue with food safety with specific reference to metal contamination. Metal contamination is commonly found in foods as they are being processed.  Metal can be introduced […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/06/19/cases-of-metal-found-in-food/

Metal Detectors and Magnetic Separators at FIP Solution Plastique

Bunting Support BMS France at Major Plastics Show in France Bunting Magnetics Europe distributor, BMS France, is exhibiting Metal Detectors and Magnetic Separators on stand D16/E13 at the FIP Solution Plastique show in Lyon, France (13th to 16th June 2017).  FIP Plastique Plastique has been the number 1 show for the plastics sector in France […]

https://blog.buntingeurope.com/2017/06/13/metal-detectors-and-magnetic-separators-at-fip-solution-plastique/