Posts Tagged ‘Magnetic Separation’

Renmar Plastics Machinery and Bunting Magnetics Collaboration

Renmar Plastics Machinery and Bunting Magnetics Europe have established a close working collaboration.  Both companies provide process solutions to the plastics sector. “Our objective is to provide all our customers with the best service possible,” explained Tom Higginbottom, Bunting’s Sales Engineer.  “Developing a close relationship with Kevin [Horne] and the team at Renmar enables us…

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4 Metal Contaminated Food Alerts in 2018

The UK Food Standards Agency reported four cases of metal contaminated food in 2018.  This compared with six alerts in 2017.  All four cases relate to food products that have either reached or have the potential to reach the consumer. Metal Contaminated Food Warnings 2018 The four cases where food was reported to be potentially…

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Magnetic Separator Audit for Jordans Dorset Ryvita

Inspecting Magnet Strength Bunting engineers have conducted a thorough review of all the Magnetic Separators installed at the Jordans Dorset Ryvita plant in Poole, Dorset.  The magnetic separator audit was completed over three days, including attending site on Saturday to prevent any loss in production. Jordans Dorset Ryvita has a strong heritage of making whole…

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Plastics Producer Purchases 6 In Line Magnetic Separators

Ferrous Metal Removed From Plastic Pellets with In Line Magnets Six (6) In Line Magnetic Separators (PIMS) are due to be installed in a UK plastic production facility.  Manufacture of the magnetic separators took place at Bunting’s Berkhamsted facility.  The project originated from a discussion at the Interplas exhibition in 2017. The In Line Magnetic…

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Manufacturing Success in 2018

Bunting Magnetics Europe Announce Sales Growth 2018 proved to be one of our most successful years.  In the twelve months, our European operation experienced 25% sales growth on 2017. “We achieved a great deal in 2018,” explained our Managing Director, Simon Ayling.  “The growth is a result of continued investment right across the business.” The…

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Plastics Positivity at Technivation

Polymer Training and Innovation Centre Hosts UK Plastics Sector Professionals The Technivation conference, hosted by the Polymer Training and Innovation Centre in Telford (18th April 2018), attracted delegates from across the UK plastics sector. The Polymer Training and Innovation Centre (PITC) provides training for engineers working with plastics and has an extensive range of working…

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Getting Metal Out of Beer

Ideal Locations for Magnetic Separators and Metal Detectors in a Brewery Thankfully, it is very unlikely that you will ever find a piece of metal in your glass of beer.  However, when tramp metal in the form of screws and nails is accidentally introduced during the brewing process, it damages processing equipment and can even affect…

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The Challenges of Removing Fine Iron from Bulk Powders

Magnetic Separators Designed for Processing Bulk Powders Removing metal contamination when the tramp metal and material is granular is far more straightforward than when in a powder form.  To determine the best solution to remove fine iron contamination from bulk powders, it is necessary to have a good understanding of the way the fine materials…

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Environmental Issues Highlighted at Interplas 2017

Interplas Exhibition Well Supported by Plastics Industry  On the morning of day 2 of the Interplas 2017 exhibition (26th – 28th September, NEC, Birmingham, UK), BBC Radio 5 Live featured a news item reporting that UK pub operator, JD Weatherspoon, had decided to stop using plastic straws.  This announcement highlighted the challenges facing the plastics…

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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…

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