Please visit: Buhler Sortex Ltd.
20 Atlantis Ave.
London, E16 2BF GB
As PT’s Editorial Director Jim Callari wrote earlier this year: recycling is here to stay.
Sortex and National Recovery Technologies (NRT) are entering a strategic commercial agreement to offer plastics recyclers a complete solution for plastic bottle and flake sorting.
Whether for commercial recycling or in-house scrap reclaim, new systems boast reduced maintenance, higher throughput, and less waste of resin for purging.
An Buhler Sortex optical sorting system is optimized for RPET bottling operation.
New developments combine recycling and compounding in one step. Plenty of news at K in size reduction and de-labeling.
With virgin resin so expensive, there’s plenty of recycling action—from PET bottle-to-bottle plants to new projects aimed at agricultural film, carpets, and auto-shredder residue.
New vision sorting of plastic pellets by shape was introduced at the K 2007 show in Germany last fall by Buhler Sortex of the U.K. (U.S. office in Stockton, Calif.). Shape recognition has been used in the food sector to spot defective vegetables of the same color.