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Recycling Business Development in France

Bunting Europe & Pronix Talk Recycling & Waste  At the RWM 2017 recycling and waste exhibition (12th – 14th September, NEC, Birmingham, UK), we caught up with Bunting’s Dave Hills (Head of Sales) and Alex Jarosz from the Bunting distributor in France, Pronix. Pronix has been developing business in France for Bunting Magnetic Separators and…

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RWM17 Exhibition Review

Bunting Magnetics Review UK’s Waste & 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 Stainless Steel…

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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…

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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…

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Positive Vibes For Recycling at Waste 17

Interest in Magnetic Separators & Eddy Current Separators Despite the rain and the General Election, Waste 17 proved to be a great success on 8th June 2017.  The Waste 17 exhibition was held at Manchester United’s ‘Theatre of Dreams’, their Old Trafford football ground, with both indoor and outdoor exhibits. “We were really excited [about…

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Bunting Metal Separators on Show at Arabplast 2017

Developing Export Business, Middle East Plastics Bunting Magnetics Europe will be exhibiting at Arabplast 2017 in Dubai, UAE (8-10 January 2017) on stand 4D 145.  This is part of our continued export business development plan and is the first time we have exhibited in the Middle East. Arabplast 2017 is the premier show in the Middle East…

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Talking Plastics Recycling in Rotterdam

Customer Recapture Plastics Speaks at Plastics Recycling Conference Leading industry publication. Recycling Today, organised a conference in Rotterdam, The Netherlands discussing the challenges of plastics recycling.  Plastics Recycling Conference Europe (2-3 November 2016) features speakers from companies across the World, bringing together a wealth of plastic recycling knowledge. Our Head of Sales, Dave Hills, was…

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Is Plastics Recycling A Priority at K2016?

Recycling Technology on Show at K2016 The UK has set an objective of recycling 57% of plastic packaging by 2020.  To achieve this target, the Plastics Industry Recycing Action Plan (PIRAP) is being implemented by the British Plastics Federation (BPF) and Plastics Europe with the support of WRAP. However, with only 29% of plastics packaging presently being recycled…

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5 Unusual Items Recovered Using Magnetic Separators

What Gets Recovered by a Magnet? Having worked in the recycling industry for over 30 years, it never ceases to amaze me what is recovered from secondary materials and waste.  Here are 5 unusual items: Spanish peseta coins – Out of date and, more oddly, recovered from metal that had passed through a car shredding operation…

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Metal Separation Demo Success at RWM 2016

Seeing Is Believing at UK Recycling Exhibition Exhibiting at a show is all about showing off and demonstrations.  Showing off spanners and bolts hanging in mid-air under a Twin Pole Overband Magnet.  And demonstrating the separation of Stainless Steel and Printed Circuit Boards on a working High Intensity Separation Conveyor (HISC). At RWM 2016 (UK recycling…

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