Expert Tips


My name is Alex Wolf and I am the North American sales engineer for TOMRA Sorting Solutions. My company supplies TITECH optical sorters to the North American recycling industry through our partnership with Van Dyk Recycling Solutions. TITECH is the world leader in sensor-based sorting in recycling, food, and mining industries. Anything that can be recycled, TITECH is working on solutions to sort it …


If you are a traditional paper recycler that, over the years, has evolved into a residential single stream recycler, this article is for you. You probably recognize that the following trends in your community are playing a significant role in the changing of the incoming material stream …


Our preventive maintenance inspection (PMI) is a yearly program that services our customers and their Bollegraaf, Lubo, and TITECH machinery. It is designed to detect and prevent potential problems before they occur to keep our customers’ downtime to a minimum …


To the casual observer, a baler seems like a pretty simple device. Material goes in one end, and bales come out the other end. In reality, a baler is a sophisticated collection of electrical, hydraulic and mechanical systems working in harmony to optimize productivity. Whenever this harmony is disrupted, efficiency, production and performance (and your bottom line) are compromised…