Process avoids the need to cool PET after pelletizing and then reheat it for crystallization
Patented units are said to be quiet, more efficient.
Ideal for thick-wall pipe.
Just a small taste of new developments for scrap reclaiming at the K 2013 show next month in Düsseldorf, Germany, here are three to look for.
Supplier points to progress in addressing difficult recycling applications.
Four models available at trhoughputs to 450 lb/hr.
Starlinger & Co.
Erema in Austria has a new system that combines recycling and compounding in a single step.
Reportedly can filter plastics with contamination levels up to 16%, vs. 0.5% to 1% for conventional filters.
Tailor-made for blown film lines, the SFXmagnus from Gneuss, Matthews, N.C. is said to offer a large filtration area, which allows blown film processors to incorporate more reclaim in their product.