Archive for March 2018

New UK Drinks Container Recycling Strategy Creates 'Bottleneck'

UK Waste Plan Means More Recycling Plants The UK Government’s announcement that people in England will soon have to pay a deposit when they buy drinks bottles and metal cans [28th March 2018] in an attempt to curb waste is expected to create a ‘bottleneck’ in the recycling chain.  Scotland has previously announced plans for a…

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High Intensity Magnetic Separators at Ceramitec 2018

Bunting Magnetics and Master Magnets Magnetic Separators at Ceramitec 2018 A extensive range of High Intensity Magnetic Separators will be on display on the Master Magnets stand (Hall B6.147) at this year’s Ceramitec (April 10-13, Messe Munchen, Germany). Master Magnets specialise in the design and manufacture of high intensity magnetic separators for the ceramics and…

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Bunting Magnetics Announced as WASTE'18 Headline Sponsors

Bunting and Master Magnets Joint Sponsorship of Waste, Recycling & Skip Trade Exhibition The combined Magnetic Separation might of Bunting Magnetics and Master Magnets has signed up as the headline sponsors of WASTE’18 for the second year in succession. WASTE’18 provides an ideal platform for companies involved in waste management, recycling, and the skip trade…

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Fish Cakes Contaminated with Metal

Youngs Seafood Recalls Metal and Plastic Contaminated Fish Cakes  In February 2018, Young’s Seafood Ltd recalled its Chip Shop Fish Cakes 6 pack due to the possible presence of pieces of metal and plastic in some packs.  The presence of metal and plastic makes this product unsafe to eat and presents a safety risk. The affected product…

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Mark Harris Joins the Bunting Sales Team

UK Manufacturer Expands Sales Team Bunting Europe has restructured and expanded our UK sales team with the appointment of Sales Engineer, Mark Harris.  Mark joins following a period of sustained sales growth and a restructuring of the Bunting and Master Magnets sales team. Mark Harris assumes the role of External Sales Engineer for Magnetic Separators…

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Is Recycling in UK Reaching Crisis Point?

Troubled Times for the UK and European Recycling Sectors There appears to be a distinct disconnect between the political rhetoric and what is actually happening in the waste and recycling sector.  In the UK, Theresa May has pledged to eliminate plastic waste by 2042 and the European government has ‘declared war’ on plastic waste setting…

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