Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Product Metals Separation

    Magnesium removal

    August 7, 2020 by SWR Staff

    TOMRA has further enhanced X-TRACT units for magnesium removal, an x-ray-based solution which can separate magnesium from aluminum in products such as Zorba and Twitch. With consistently high purity rates of up to 99% being achieved in field tests, the

  • Andy Hollyer appointed CEO of TOMRA North America

    July 31, 2020 by SWR Staff

    SHELTON, Connecticut – Andy Hollyer has been named the new president and CEO of TOMRA North America, Inc. and named senior vice-president and head of TOMRA Collection Solutions Americas. Hollyer has been with TOMRA for seven years and has held

  • Automated sorting technologies

    June 10, 2020 by SWR Staff

    Tomra Sorting Recycling has launched two new products – a new generation of its Autosort technology and Autosort Speedair, and also outlined plans for the forthcoming launch of a third new solution, Autosort Cybot. The new Autosort is an ultra-compact

  • 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

  • TOMRA shoots for 40 percent recycling of plastic packaging

    October 25, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TOMRA has committed to enable 40 percent of plastic packaging produced globally each year to be collected for recycling by 2030. President and CEO Stefan Ranstrand made the announcement at Our Ocean conference held in Oslo on October 24, 2019.

  • TOMRA offers free digital products for reverse vending

    October 23, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Shelton, Conn. — TOMRA Collection Solutions has launched a bundle of digital products free of charge for its reverse vending customers for smoother operations, richer reporting and greater shopper interactivity. Available for all new and existing retail customers, the Digital