Waste & Recycling


  • Product Carts

    Bear-resistant carts

    May 21, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC) has granted its certification to Toter for its 64- and 96-gallon Bear Tough Carts. The IGBC approval verifies that the commercially available products have met minimum standards related to the amount

  • Low rider front loader

    April 30, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    DOWNERS GROVE, Illinois – Refuse truck body manufacturer Heil has launched the Half/Pack LowRider Front Loader. The LowRider front loader is a next-generation design suited for commercial and residential applications. The LowRider is based on a lower-profile DuraPack body that

  • Product Equipment

    New crushers for concrete and aggregate recycling

    April 14, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    GALION, Ohio – Eagle Crusher Company has multiple new plants on offer. Aggregate producers will be especially interested in the new Raptor cone crusher line, allowing customers to utilize Eagle Crusher equipment across all aspects of the crushing process, no

  • Product Metals Sorting

    Aluminum sorting technology

    April 7, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s X-Ray Transmission (XRT) technology with its X-TRACT and X-TRACT X6 FINES units efficiently separates aluminum and aluminum alloys from heavy metals. The XRT technology facilitates the classification process and optimizes the efficiency of sorting secondary aluminum raw

  • Outdoor reverse vending machine

    February 26, 2020 by Emily Atkins

    Shelton, Conn. — Tomra of North America has extended its Standalone line of durable reverse vending machines (RVMs) with the introduction of the Tomra S1 concept. Designed for outdoor use in or under a sheltered area, the S1 concept can

  • Recycled plastic shower pans

    January 21, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    DENVER – More than 19 million plastic bottles have been repurposed into thousands of pre-sloped and tile-ready shower pan systems since 2015 by QuickDrain USA. Made of extruded rigid PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic foam, the shower pans and panels are

  • Add-on deep learning for sorting machines

    January 3, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    Tomra Sorting Recycling has launched Gain, a deep learning-based sorting technology that enhances the performance of its sensor-based sorting machines. Rather than adding a new machine or line at the plant, the new Gain technology is an add-on option for

  • Remote equipment diagnostics

    December 16, 2019 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    TORONTO – Metro Compactor Service has launched an IoT-enabled system that allows the company to perform remote troubleshooting and fullness diagnostics on customers’ waste equipment anytime, anywhere. As private and municipal hauling costs in Canada continue to grow, facility managers,

  • Rotary atomizers for odor and dust control

    December 4, 2019 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    Micron Sprayers Ltd has been designing rotary atomizers for agriculture, forestry, public and animal health spray applications fore more than 60 years. Micron rotary atomizers produce precisely controlled droplet sizes which can be selected according to spray application requirements while

  • AI cart recognition

    November 15, 2019 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    Eagle Vision Systems has unveiled CartSeeker, a new solution for automated curbside collection. Developed and tested with the City of Guelph, Ontario, CartSeeker uses advances artificial intelligence (AI) Vision recognition to identify a curbside waste cart, pick it up, dump