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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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Seeing Is Believing For Bunting at RWM 2016

Magnetic Separators at UK’s RWM16 Exhibition Demonstration is the focus on the Bunting Magnetics Europe stand 5R81 at RWM16 (13th – 15th September 2016 NEC Birmingham UK) with a fully operational High Intensity Separation Conveyor (HISC) separating both stainless steel and printed circuit boards from non-magnetic materials. Bunting Magnetics is one of the world’s leading…

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Ferrous Metal Removal Before an Eddy Current Separator

Eddy Current Separator

4th of 5 Misconceptions About Eddy Current Separation This is the 4th in a short series of blogs discussing misconceptions about Eddy Current Separation.  Eddy Current Separators are used extensively throughout the recycling industry to separate non-ferrous metal (e.g. aluminium beverage cans, shredded aluminium and copper etc) from non-metallic materials. All Ferrous Metal Need to…

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Twin Pole Overband Magnet Solution for Hanbury Plastics

Enhanced Ferrous Metal Separation from Bunting Magnetics Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd has worked closely with Hanbury Plastics Recycling (HPR) to provide a bespoke Magnetic Separation solution for metal separation. From their operation in Stoke-on-Trent, HPR specialise in creating high quality plastic feedstock materials, by sorting commingled commercial, industrial and post-consumer waste into separated polymer streams…

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Metal Recovery from Old Landfill Tips

Bunting Magnets Removing Steel from Old Landfill A single Cross Belt Overband Magnet and five Magnetic Separation Pulleys supplied by Bunting Magnetics have been installed by Wheatway of Gloucester on mobile screens owned and used by Cotswold Recycling Company Limited, based near Bristol.  The screens are being used as part of a process to rework an…

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3 Overband Magnet Installation Problems

Common Problems Installing an Overband Magnet The Cross Belt Overband Magnet is one of the most commonly used Magnetic Separators.  The simple design of two pulleys mounted on a frame with a magnetic block in the middle has been manufactured for decades.  As the name suggests, the Cross Belt Overband Magnet is positioned above a…

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Better and Cleaner Magnetic Separation at Vulcanis

Bunting Magnetics Overband Magnet Enhances Recovery Vulcanis has designed and built a recycling plant to receive and recover steel and aluminium cans in Barking, UK, and purchased a Cross Belt Overband Magnet for steel can recovery from Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd. Presently, consumers in the UK use approximately 13 billion steel cans and 50 billion…

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Getting Metal Out When Recycling Tyres

Recycling Tyres

Magnetic Separators & Metal Detectors in Plant Recycling Tyres Successfully removing the metal banding from rubber when recycling tyres is critical as rogue metal can cause injury to horses and children who run and play on the rubber crumb.  Although each tyre recycling plant is different, here is a guide to the types and location…

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The benefits of a Twin Pole Overband Magnet

The Bunting Product of the Month for February 2016 The Overband Magnet is one of the most commonly used Magnetic Separators in the world and is found suspended over conveyor belts transporting materials such as aggregate, household refuse and woodchips. The basic design of an Overband Magnet has a Magnet Block positioned between two pulleys over…

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Explaining Magnetic Separation through Video

Demonstrating Metal Separation Explaining the concept of Magnetic Separation through words alone can often be challenging.  The basic physics are simple.  A magnetic field attracts magnetically susceptible particles.  This then enables them to be separated from materials unaffected by a magnetic forces. This magnetic separation technology in applied in industries as diverse as recycling to the…

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