Posts Tagged ‘Aluminium Recycling’

2018 Review

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A Look Back at our News & Blogs in 2018 2018 proved to be another exciting year.  Despite the spectre of BREXIT, business overseas continued to flourish and grow.  We attended a number of international exhibitions, securing orders on the stand.  There have also been concerns on the UK mainland about waste management and especially…

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The Missing Cohesive Recycling Strategy

The waste and recycling industry has never had a higher profile. Sadly, a great deal of the media coverage has been negative, especially regarding plastic waste. The backlash from the general public has sparked politicians in London and Brussels to take action. New recycling targets have been set. A war on plastic waste has been declared. However, the…

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Eddy Current Separator Rotor Speed

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1st of 5 Technical Articles Reviewing Eddy Current Separator Performance Faster is better.  Or is it?  The magnetic rotor on an Eddy Current Separator produces the all-important separation force to recover or remove non-ferrous metals such as aluminium.  The multi-pole magnetic rotor rotates at high speeds (2000-4000 RPM) and we assess whether higher speeds produce…

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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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Demonstrations Attract Visitors at RWM18

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When visitors entered the main hall at this year’s RWM Exhibition, their attention was immediately drawn to Metal Separation equipment operating on the Master Magnets and Bunting Magnetics Europe stand.  The stand was the largest exhibiting Magnetic Separators and Eddy Current Separators at the show. “With our stand being in prime position as visitors entered…

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3 UK Waste Recycling Facts

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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Could Aluminium Can Recycling Hit 85% By 2020?

A recent report published by Alupro and reported by Resource highlights that the recycling of aluminium cans could reach 85% by the year 2020.  The 2017 aluminium can recycling rate presently stands at 72% and has increased by 7% since 2013.  To reach the rate of 85%, recycling would need to increase by 13% in…

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Master Magnets Making Tracks 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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Mastermag Supplies ECS To Spanish Metal Recycler

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Master Magnets have recently worked very closely with one of Spain’s leading plant and equipment manufacturers Cometel S.A. to supply an Eddy Current Separator, as part of a new processing line being installed at a scrap metal plant in the North of Spain.  Eddy Current Separators continue to be a sound investment, with payback periods…

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