Recycling Product News Logo

This ad will close in 15 seconds

Carts & Collection

Virginia testing North America's first recycling bins made from world's most climate-positive thermoplastic material

The Central Virginia Waste Management Authority (CVWMA) has launched a partnership with UBQ Materials, an Israel-based company which has developed a patented process to convert unsorted household waste into a plastic substitute that can be made into everyday goods. CVWMA is the first organization in the U.S. to leverage this solution.

​Compology expands contamination ID capabilities

Compology has improved its container content and contamination identification capabilities to include an expanded list of identifiable items ranging across garbage bags, tanglers (garden hoses, holiday lights, packing straps, etc.), styrofoam, propane tanks, bulky items (pallets, furniture, tires, etc.), e-waste, wood scraps, uncollapsed cardboard, metals, people and more.

BRT HARTNER optimizes tool coating of well-established Bag Opener BO

Under the brand name of BRT HARTNER, Eggersmann GmbHsells Dosing, Sorting and Opening Systems for various process industries, including recycling. One of the most sought-after products in the portfolio is the Bag Opener BRT HARTNER BO. Worldwide, almost 600 of these machines are already in operation and open hundreds of thousands of plastic bags daily.