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Largest UNTHA four shaft shredder heads to LKM Recycling

UNTHA largest four shaft shredder heads to LKM Recycling

The largest UNTHA four shaft shredder has been installed at renowned waste management firm LKM Recycling. The RS150 has been procured to maximise materials recovery and revenue generation at this increasingly diverse recycling specialist. Over 40 years ago, LKM started out as a scrap metal business but fast forward to …

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Surf and earth: how prawn shopping bags could save the planet

Dr Nicola Everitt from the Faculty of Engineering at Nottingham

Bioengineers at The University of Nottingham are trialling how to use shrimp shells to make biodegradable shopping bags, as a ‘green’ alternative to oil-based plastics, and as a new food packaging material to extend product shelf life. The new material for these affordable ‘eco-friendly’ bags is being optimised for Egyptian …

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6 tonne JCB Loadalls eat up Hamilton Waste’s wood chips

6 tonne JCB Loadalls eat up Hamilton Waste's wood chips

Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd is one of the leading waste management companies in Edinburgh & The Lothians. When it needed large capacity, high productivity, reliable and safe Loadalls for its busy wood recycling operation, it chose the JCB 560-80 WASTEMASTER supplied by Scott JCB. David Hamilton, Director of Hamilton …

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Steve Lee joins RWM Show

Steve Lee joins RWM Show

Ascential Events has announced that Steve Lee will be joining the group as an industry advisor for the RWM Show, bringing years of experience, most recently as chief executive of the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM). Effective 1 December, Mr Lee will be working alongside the already dedicated and …

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