Laboratory Equipment

Bunting manufacturers and supplies a wide range of laboratory-scale magnetic separators. These high-intensity magnetic separators are used by institutions and universities when researching applications in industries including mineral processing and recycling. Bunting designs and builds laboratory-scale magnetic separators for research projects globally.


The Bunting Customer Experience Centre at Redditch, UK is home to one of the world’s most complete collections of laboratory-scale magnetic separators.  The technology has been developed over several decades and is purchased by globally-located research institutions, universities, mining companies and recyclers.  The technology focuses on the ability to separate magnetically susceptible materials for recovery or removal.  Bunting designs and builds laboratory-scale magnetic separators for research projects globally.

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Research institutions and universities use the facilities at Redditch and also purchase laboratory-scale magnetic separators when investigating new mineral reserves and recycling techniques.

The range of laboratory magnetic separators are suitable for testing on:

  • Dry minerals;
  • Wet mineral slurries;
  • Spray dried ceramics;
  • Ceramic slips and glazes;
  • Secondary waste materials for recycling (e.g. incineration ash, waste plastic, secondary metals, etc)


Dry Mineral Processing

  • Induced Roll Magnetic Separators;
  • Magnetic Disc Separators (MDS);
  • Rare Earth Roll Separators;
  • Electrostatic Separators

Wet Mineral Processing

  • Magnetic Slide;
  • Wet High Intensity Magnetic Separator;
  • ElectroMagnetic Filter;
  • Chute Magnet Separator;


  • Eddy Current Separator;
  • Stainless Steel Magnetic Separator;
  • Electrostatic Separators;
  • Drum Magnets;
  • Chute Magnet Separator;


Disc Separators for Mineral Processing

Induced Roll Magnetic Separator

Rare Earth Roll Separators

Stainless Steel Separator

Eddy Current Separator

Chute Magnet Separator