RWM 2019 metal recovering

Dynamic techniques to recover and separate metal from secondary ‘waste’ materials is the theme for the Bunting stand at RWM 2019 (11 & 12 September, NEC, Birmingham, UK).  Solutions for recovering metal and removing metal from the reclaimed product to enable recycling, are on display on stand P1. Recycling has never had a higher profile. …

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Overband Conveyor Magnet

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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Overband Magnet Wheatway

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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Overband Magnet Installation

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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Magnetic Recycling 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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Tire Recycling System

A Guide to the Ideal Location for Magnetic Separators and Metal Detectors in a Tyre and Rubber Recycling Plant 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,…

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Recycling Tyres

Magnetic Separators 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 of Magnetic Separators…

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Councils Losing Income – Price of Recycled Materials Falls The slowdown in the global economy is impacting the viability of many recycling operations, reports the BBC.  Local authorities have seen falls in steel prices of 88% and a halving in the price of waste plastic. The fall in the price of recycled materials comes at…

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Overband Magnet Facts, Figures and Tips The Overband Magnet is one of the most common Magnetic Separators used in the world today.  Also known as the Cross Belt Magnet or Suspended Permanent Magnet, the Overband Magnet is a workhorse used in nearly all industries and especially in recycling, aggregates and bulk handling. In operation, the…

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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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