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Reducing emissions: biomethane production potentials in the EU and Italy

The incentives provided by Italy’s FER 2 and PNRR to foster biogas and biomethane production To meet the ambitious decarbonization targets by 2030 in Europe, it’s crucial to ramp up renewable energy production. Besides solar and wind power, biomethane, derived from biogas purification, emerges as an excellent renewable resource, capable of reducing emissions by 80% … Continued

20 June 2024

Unlocking the potential: the rise of glass recycling through Deposit-Return Scheme

Latest market developments and technological updates for a faster and a more profitable recycling process Where are we with glass recycling? How come Europe is at the forefront? Does the DRS system help in recovering more glass? What are the challenges of recovering and recycling glass from municipal waste? How to recycle more glass with … Continued

30 May 2024

Ecostar inaugurates a new office in Navi Mumbai

Ecostar opens the office in India to support the country in waste disposal and recycling.   Ecostar, global player in the mechanical separation of waste and recyclable material industry, announces the official opening of its new office in India, Ecostar Screens India Pvt Ltd. Ecostar has been present in India with its Dynamic Disc Screens … Continued

3 May 2024

Hextra, the Ecostar mobile screening system solution for efficient and flexible screening

All is ready for IFAT 2024, where we’ll introduce Hextra’s new embedded features The use of mobile screeners for on-site material processing is quite common, especially in industries such as construction and demolitions, landfill mining, and outdoor or indoor waste management but also in smaller-scale operations, remote environments or when multiple sites apply. Their flexibility, … Continued

12 April 2024

Biowaste: why organic waste is a hidden treasure in landfills

Management and recycling of organic waste: should we throw it away or turn it into biogas and compost? Organic waste, often overlooked but of vital importance for environmental sustainability, represents a valuable resource that deserves greater attention. With this article, we will explore the challenges and solutions in organic waste management in Europe, the United … Continued

4 March 2024

New partnership for the US market: eFACTOR3 joins Ecostar’s network of distributors

eFACTOR3, a US-based company specialized in providing custom recycling solutions, from single machines to complete integrated systems, joins Ecostar’s global network of partners. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, eFACTOR3 is a national company that offers innovative recycling equipment to handle the toughest waste and plastics recycling and is now Ecostar’s sole distributor in the US … Continued

1 February 2024

The Evolution of Recycling in Italy: Data, Trends, and Innovations

Exploring key materials and cutting-edge technologies driving the recycling sector The recycling of waste and recyclable materials is a fundamental element for building a sustainable future for our planet. In Italy, the growing awareness of the importance of recycling has translated into significant results in the sector, highlighting a tangible contribution to the circular economy. … Continued

20 December 2023

Is the production of medium-density fiberboard (MDF) on the rise?

How a proper management of wood waste supports the production of high-quality MDF panels Medium Density Fiberboard – MDF in short – has emerged as a widely used and super versatile material in the global construction, furniture, and interior design industries, almost every piece of furniture we buy these days is made out of MDF … Continued

27 November 2023

Ecostar introduces the 2GO conveyor belt

THE FEEDING CONVEYOR BELT ESPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR THE HEXACT STATIONARY SCREEN, TO BE UNVEILED AT ECOMONDO. Ecostar presents the 2GO conveyor belt designed to correctly feed the Hexact stationary screen tangentially from the beginning of the screening surface, thus obtaining maximum output and maximum effectiveness from the Dynamic Disc Screening (DDS) technology applied on the … Continued

30 October 2023

All about waste management and recycling in the United Kingdom

FROM BIOWASTE TO CD&E AND RECYCLING DRIVERS: ALL ABOUT THE WASTE MANAGEMENT IN THE UK As of 2020, when leaving the European Union, the UK must no longer oblige the EU recycling rates but has set its own ambitious targets. The UK’s recycling rate has risen to around 44% in 2021 from 11% in 2000, … Continued

29 August 2023

Ecostar introduces “Get More” campaign

NEW COMMUNICATION CAMPAIGN Ecostar unveils its new brand campaign – “More than ordinary screening. GET MORE”- that explores the innovations put forward by the company in its 26 years of presence in the waste and recyclable materials screening solutions market, innovations that have succeeded in redefining the market standards in terms of quality of separation, productivity, energy consumption … Continued

9 August 2023

Hexact, the Ecostar waste stationary screen for the screening of waste wood, plastics, and municipal solid waste

HEXACT STATIONARY SCREEN IS THE SOLUTION THAT GRANTS COMPACTNESS, RELIABILITY, HIGH PERFORMANCES, AND LOW ENERGY CONSUMPTION Globally, there has been a growing recognition of the importance of sustainable waste management and recycling, which translated into a higher demand for recycling technologies whether shredders or screeners to treat and recover much of the waste we produce. … Continued

28 June 2023