Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Microscope confirms success of new aluminum recycling technique

    September 1, 2020 by SWR Staff

    BIRMINGHAM, U.K. – An innovative method for aluminum recycling has been boosted by research showing the microscopic changes that take place when molten alloys cool. Researcher Dr Biao Cai from the University of Birmingham’s School of Metallurgy and Materials used

  • Product Metals Sorting

    Aluminum sorting technology

    April 7, 2020 by SWR 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