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​Waste Connections in Texas reaches highest production ever thanks to Non-Wrapping Screen

​Waste Connections in Texas reaches highest production ever thanks to Non-Wrapping Screen

Waste Connections in McKinney, Texas, recently installed a new Non-Wrapping 440 Screen, manufactured by Lubo Systems and supplied by VAN DYK Recycling Solutions. The screen is 2m (6'7") wide and replaced Waste Connection's traditional screen from 2008. The new screen sits on top of a 2-m wide commingled screen as the top deck of a double-deck setup.

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Keeping on top of safety in today’s MRF environment

The safety team at Rumpke, Ohio.

Material recovery facilities are a particularly challenging environment when it comes to safety. There are workers, management and visitors on the floor, on ladders, on structural catwalks and on equipment. People are constantly interacting with a range of heavy-duty moving vehicles, including wheel loaders, forklifts and other material handlers, as well as machinery designed specifically to convey, separate, bale, crush, screen, shred and grind. All of this machinery, driven by electricity, hydraulics, motors or engines has the potential to be hazardous, as do the materials being handled - including everything from refrigerators and C&D materials to used needles, batteries and aerosol cans. 

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New York grocer touts the benefits of automated bottle/can return system

New York grocer touts the benefits of automated bottle/can return system

Key Food Store owner Ruben Luna in many ways personifies the American Dream. From a humble start, his business has grown through the years so that he is now the owner of nine Key Food stores in Manhattan and Queens, New York. With such success, has come added responsibilities, including figuring out the best way to deal with the challenges of recycling voluminous amounts of redeemable bottles and cans. After looking at various companies, he decided that TOMRA, a leading manufacturer of Reverse Vending Solutions (RVMs) for collecting, reusing and recycling cans and bottles, had the ideal solution for him.

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V​an Dyk helps FCC kick off Dallas MRF

The FCC Dallas MRF system was designed by Van Dyk Recycling Solutions, with the goal of bringing Dallas closer to its goal of zero-waste by the year 2040.

Van Dyk Recycling Solutions recently announced the opening of the FCC Dallas MRF, one of FCC Environmental’s first MRFs in the United States. The facility will accept all single stream material from the city of Dallas and the city of University Park, Texas. The system was designed by Van Dyk Recycling Solutions to bring Dallas closer to its goal of zero-waste by the year 2040. It successfully processed over 1,000 tons of material in its first two weeks and passed its required acceptance test for the city of Dallas prior to the contract start date of January 1, 2017.

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