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13 09, 2017

Sepro Mineral Systems Corp and Brantner Environment Group GmbH Successfully Commission FSTP Plant for Gold Recovery from Incinerated Household Waste (IBA)

2017-09-13T11:41:21+00:00 September 13th, 2017|

Sepro Mineral Systems Corp and Brantner Environment GmbH are pleased to announce the successful commissioning of a modular Fine Slag Treatment Plant (FSTP) at Brantner’s IBA processing operation in Hohenruppersdorf, Austria. The pioneering plant was designed, built and delivered by Sepro within a timeframe of 20 weeks, following the completion of promising test work according [...]

13 07, 2017

Apple Announces a Commitment to Urban Metal Use

2017-07-13T15:03:10+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

As Apple works to reduce the environmental footprint of the products they sell, they have committed to using recycled (rather than mined) metals in their phones, computers and other electronic devices. Although they don’t yet have a plan to fully accomplish this aggressive goal, companies like Sepro will be on the leading edge of developing [...]

13 04, 2017

Incinerator Bottom Ash: Fines Removal and Treatment

2017-05-29T14:23:31+00:00 April 13th, 2017|

Incinerator bottom ash consists of particles in the size range of 0-100mm and is commonly discharged wet from an incinerator. Processing plants recover Ferrous and Non-Ferrous (NF) metals, which can be divided into wet and dry operations. Modern wet systems can reliably cope with dry, moist or wet bottom ash. Dry systems require dry input [...]

7 03, 2017

Sepro Releases E-Waste / WEEE Metal Recovery Flowsheet

2017-05-29T14:23:33+00:00 March 7th, 2017|

Today Sepro has released a simplified flowsheet and process description for its E-Waste / WEEE gold and heavy metal recovery process. Combined with thermal pre-treatment, the Sepro E-Waste / WEEE recovery process is ideal for recovering gold, copper and other heavy metals from printed circuit boards and other E-Waste / WEEE material. Specifically, the process [...]

11 01, 2017

Waste Incineration in Europe

2017-05-29T14:23:33+00:00 January 11th, 2017|

When it comes to waste incineration, Europe is definitely leading the charge worldwide. Europe has about half of the 800 municipal waste incinerators operating on the planet. The rest are mostly found in North America and Asia. Why is waste incineration so popular in Europe? Let's take a look at some of the numbers. From [...]

13 12, 2016

E-waste Pyrolysis and Metal Recovery

2017-05-29T14:23:33+00:00 December 13th, 2016|

Whether you call it E-waste, E-scrap or WEEE, pyrolysis can be used to help turn printed circuit boards into cash quickly and effectively. Sepro has been working closely with E-waste pyrolysis specialists to develop complete, turn-key processes for the recovery of precious and heavy metals from E-Waste. We're now very excited to be sharing some [...]

8 11, 2016

New Sepro Fine Slag Treatment Video!

2017-05-29T14:23:33+00:00 November 8th, 2016|

A new video featuring the Sepro Fine Slag Treatment Plant (FSTP) and the Sepro Falcon Concentrator has been released by the Rapperswil University of Applied Sciences (HSR) in Switzerland. The video promotes HSR's Renewable Energy and Environmental Engineering program by following the testwork, design and commissioning of the Sepro FSTP. The Sepro Fine Slag Treatment [...]

12 10, 2016

Sepro Releases Incinerator Bottom Ash Treatment Flowsheet

2017-05-29T14:23:33+00:00 October 12th, 2016|

Today Sepro has released a simplified flowsheet and process description for its incinerator bottom ash Fine Slag Treatment Plant (FSTP). The Sepro FSTP is ideally suited for the recovery of fine ferrous and precious metals from incinerator bottom ash. Specifically, the plant processes bottom ash that is below 2mm and utilizes size separation, magnetic separation [...]

10 09, 2016

Heavy Media Separation of Bottom Ash

2017-05-29T14:23:34+00:00 September 10th, 2016|

Bottom ash is the material that exits a waste incineration process. It is made up of a many different components such as metals, glass and other things that don't fully combust. Further, bottom ash comes out in a variety of different sizes. There are a number of well known processes to deal with the large material, but [...]

10 08, 2016

Sepro Urban Metals is Now Live!

2017-05-29T14:23:34+00:00 August 10th, 2016|

Welcome to the Sepro Urban Metals news feed! Through the coming weeks, months and years we’ll be posting regular updates about new technology innovations, projects that we’re undertaking, clients we’re working with as well as sharing news stories and content from the world of urban mining. If you have questions or comments about any of [...]