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Getting Metal Out of Ceramic Sanitaryware

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Sanitaryware is a commonly used term in the ceramics industry referring to sanitary appliances found in toilets and bathrooms.  Traditionally, WC bowls, cisterns, bidets, urinals and washbasins are made from porcelain (a ceramic material made from clay that might be described as ‘vitreous china’ when coated with enamel).  This might be referred to as ceramic,…

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Metal Recovery from Incinerator Bottom Ash

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Burning any sort of waste produces an ash by-product often called ‘incinerator bottom ash’ or ‘furnace ash’.  Commonly, this ash contains a high proportion of recoverable metal.  This mix of ferrous and non-ferrous metal is recovered using Magnetic Separators and Eddy Current Separators. Ferrous Metal Recovery For one of our latest projects, we undertook extensive…

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Celebrating Recycling Success for Recycle Week

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The 2018 Recycle Week takes place between the 24th and 30th September.  Originally conceived 15 years ago, Recycle Week is a celebration of recycling, organised by WRAP under the Recycle Now brand.  To celebrate Recycle Week we want to highlight 4 projects where we have helped recycling companies either recover metals or cleanse recycled materials…

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RWM18 Featured Eddy Current Separator Sold

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On Friday 21st September 2018, one of the many visitors to our Bunting and Master Magnets stand at the RWM18 exhibition placed an order for the displayed Eddy Current Separator.  The order was confirmed just 8 days after the close of RWM18.  Along with the Eddy Current Separator, the customer also ordered a high strength Rare Earth Drum Magnet.…

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3 UK Waste Recycling Facts

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Latest 2016 Waste Recycling DEFRA Data The UK’s largest recycling exhibition, RWM, takes place on the 12th and 13th September 2018 (NEC, Birmingham, UK).  Leading up to the show, we wanted to review three key facts from the latest DEFRA data on waste and recycling, published in February 2018 and reviewing information from 2016 (the…

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Total Metal Recovery Solution at CARS 2018

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Collect, shred, size and then separate has been the way to recover metals from auto scrap for decades and separating metals will be the focus on stand M6 at the Complete Auto Recycling (CARS) exhibition (11-12 July 2018, NAEC, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire, UK). “Car recycling companies want to recover all the metal, with 100% purity, and…

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Export Success at IFAT 2018

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Recycling equipment, designed and manufactured in the UK, proved to be a big hit at the international recycling and waste exhibition IFAT, held in Munich, Germany between the 14th and 18th May 2018.  On the joint Master Magnets and Bunting Magnetics Europe stand was a working production-sized Eddy Current Separator and Stainless Steel Magnetic Separator.…

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Metal Separation Demonstrations at IFAT

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Stainless Steel and Non-Ferrous Metal separation will be demonstrated on the Master Magnets and Bunting Magnetics stand (Hall B6.111) at this year’s IFAT exhibition (Messe Munchen, Munich, Germany, 14-18 May, 2018). IFAT is widely regarded as the world’s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste, and raw materials management and is held very two years. …

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Recovering Aluminium with Eddy Current Separators

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When Recycling Lives expanded their Preston recycling operation, they purchased and installed three complete metal separation systems from Master Magnets.  Each system included a two Vibratory Feeders, a Magnetic Drum and an Eddy Current Separator.  The equipment is part of a process to recover ferrous and non-ferrous metals from shredded car bodies. Recycling Lives is…

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Master Magnets Develops in Eddy Current Separator Market

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Taking the equipment to the waste.  It may sound obvious, but there are thousands of vehicles on our roads transporting waste every day.  The new ‘Mastertrax’ mobile Metal Separation Module allows the processing to take place at the location of the waste.  The environmental benefits are obvious. The  ‘Mastertrax’ Mobile Metal Separation System includes a Vibratory…

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