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TuffBoxx family of lockable, animal-resistant containers designed to keep waste and recyclables safe for collection

TuffBoxx family of lockable, animal-resistant containers designed to keep waste and recyclables safe for collection

TuffBox, a division of JGW Machine Ltd. based out of Princeton, Ontario, has introduced the TuffBoxx family of lockable, animal-resistant, secure storage containers.  Available in capacities to hold 4, 6 or 8 waste bags, they are ideal for curbside collection or intermediate storage of waste and recyclables from rural residences, cottages, vacation homes, businesses, and more.  These containers are constructed of galvanized steel for strength and rust resistance, and finished with a textured powder coat paint for aesthetics and durability.  Each model features gas shocks on all top lid access containers for safe and easy lid control with no pinched fingers, while lockable lids ensure security in all environments.  With capacities from 13 to 25 cubic feet, TuffBoxx containers are ideal for use as garbage or recyclable bins for homes, cottages and businesses, as well as storage of sports field equipment, deck, dock or beach equipment, agricultural feed, equestrian tack, firewood, and more. 

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Plastics Recycling

​$1 million awarded to support packaging solutions to tackle causes of ocean plastic pollution

 At the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, with the support of Wendy Schmidt, lead philanthropic partner of the foundation's New Plastics Economy initiative, is awarding a total of $1 million to five new recyclable and compostable packaging solutions to hlep stop plastics becoming waste.

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LEGO Technic Mack Anthem launch coincides with the real truck going to market

The LEGO Technic Mack Anthem building set is being launched concurrently with the actual product.

The Mack Anthem is not only turning heads on the highway, it's grabbing the attention of LEGO fans of all ages with a new 2,595-piece LEGO Technic Mack Anthem building set. With exceptional attention to detail, the LEGO Technic Mack Anthem accurately recreates the new highway hero's bold yet aerodynamic design. In addition to the Mack Anthem, the set can also be used to create a fully functional Mack LR front loader refuse model.

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Composting

Model 2460XP added to Beast horizontal grinder lineup

Available as a towable or track machine, the Model 2460XP is built from the ground up, and designed to outperform other horizontal grinders in its class.

Bandit Industries has added an additional option to The Beast horizontal grinder lineup by introducing the Model 2460XP.  Available as a towable or track machine, the Model 2460XP is a machine built from the ground up, and is designed to outperform every other horizontal grinder in its class.

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Organics Recycling
Composting

CBI and Terex Ecotec to demonstrate equipment live at COMPOST 2018

Terex Ecotec's TDS 820 Slow Speed Shredder.

CBI and Terex Ecotec will be demonstrating equipment live at the United States Composting Council's annual equipment show on January 25th in Ellenwood, Georgia. CBI is running the 6800BT Horizontal Grinder and 5800BT Horizontal Grinder. Ecotec is demonstrating a TDS 820 Slow Speed Shredder, a Phoenix 2100 Trommel Screen, and a TWT 500 Windrow Turner.

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Steelweld Strobe ECS 1500 mobile eddy current separator

The Steelweld Strobe ECS comes on crawler tracks, with an on-board diesel generator and hydraulic power pack allowing for easy site manoeuvrability.

The Steelweld Strobe ECS 1500 is a mobile eddy current separator using a powerful magnetic field to separate ferrous and non-ferrous metals, such as aluminium and copper from a variety of materials. Incorporating the Master Magnets ECS1500 ensures that optimal separation and a maximum yield is achieved.

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Plastics Recycling
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CPIA launches online tool to help recyclers deal with stranded plastics

CPIA launches online tool to help recyclers deal with stranded plastics

The current China market restrictions have resulted in concerns about shipments being rejected at entry ports, potentially leaving recyclers and brokers with stranded tonnes. As part of the effort to address this situation, The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) has launched a confidential online tool for recyclers and brokers to report on recovered plastics for which they have no market or that have been rejected by overseas markets.

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Metals Recycling

Wendt MTB Cable Box to open additional markets for Potomac Metals

Potomac Metals MTB CABLE BOX will feature a BDR 1245 shredder, two BAT 800 granulators, air density tables, screens, magnetic separators as well as integrated electrical controls and dust collection system.

Potomac Metals Incorporated has purchased an MTB Cable BOX from WENDT CORPORATION. The purchase will provide the company with the opportunity to upgrade their wire packages to clean copper and aluminum products that open up additional markets for them. Founded in 1997, Potomac Metals is a privately held independent scrap metal recycling company. Since opening their first 5,000 square foot location with two employees, the company has grown to staff over 150 employees while operating eight locations throughout Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland. As one of the Mid-Atlantic's most versatile recycling companies, Potomac offers a multitude of services to commercial, residential and industrial clients.

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Sulzer completes acquisition of JWC Environmental

Sulzer has announced that it has completed the acquisition of JWC Environmental, LLC. JWC is a leading provider of highly engineered, mission-critical solids reduction and removal products including grinders, screens, and dissolved air flotation systems for municipal, industrial and commercial wastewater applications, as well as for applications in solid waste management.

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BossTek announces debut of DustBoss DB-30 Fusion

The DB-30 Fusion is a versatile and mobile atomized mist solution from BossTek.

BossTek has introduced the newest model in its growing family of self-powered dust suppression equipment, as BossTek announces the debut of the DustBoss DB-30 Fusion.  The new design is a versatile and transportable atomized mist unit, engineered with a workhorse electric motor and 30 KW generator.  Permanently mounted on a rugged road-worthy trailer, the company's Fusion lineup is proving to be a popular and effective means of delivering powerful dust suppression technology to sites that lack a convenient power source.   

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