Waste screening for SRF / RDF 

Waste screening for SRF (Solid Recovered Fuel)/RDF (Refuse Derived Fuel)

High productivity and separation quality

Ecostar machines for the separation of non-hazardous and special non-hazardous municipal waste are developed to ensure faster, more sustainable and effective screening in less space. This makes it possible to make the refuse derived fuel production process more streamlined and efficient, with consequent cost savings and increased profits.

Hextra in action with RDF (Refused Derived Fuel)

Hexact in action with SRF (Solid Recovered Fuel)

SRF / RDF: the importance of the screening process 

Screening is essential when talking about the processing of waste to obtain SRF/RDF. To obtain a quality separation and clean material, whether it is old or fresh waste, it is necessary to use a two or three fraction technology able to select materials accurately, without shredding them. Only in this way is it possible to really enhance and take advantage of waste, preventing unwanted components, such as sand and dirt, from ending up in the fine fraction.

The advantages of Ecostar solutions

Thanks to their flexibility and compactness, Ecostar solutions can work directly in landfills, or in recycling plants whether as part of a new or an already operational line. The efficiency of Dynamic Disc Screening technology enables the use of 7.5 kW electric motors, thus minimizing energy consumption.

from 10 to 60 t/h
20, 30, 40, 50, 80, 100 mm
With wet materials

The best technology in screening waste for SRF (Solid Recovered Fuel) / RDF (Refuse Derived Fuel) 

DDS (Dynamic Disc Screening) is Ecostar’s patented technology for waste intended for SRFs / RDFs, screening of non-hazardous municipal waste and screening of non-hazardous special waste. Thanks to DDS, even if the waste processed involves large quantities, the risk of materials wrapping around the shafts is minimized.

DDS, patented technology for disc screens


Discover more


Request further information

Contact us for further information or to tell us about your processing needs, we will be happy to put our know-how at your service.

Contact us

News for Waste screening for SRF / RDF 

Improve your industrial recycling process with Ecostar disc screens

LEARN MORE ABOUT INDUSTRIAL WASTE RECYCLING AT OUR STAND AT THE ECOMONDO FAIR We have been in the business of industrial waste recycling for 25 years, having developed mobile and stationary screeners and technologies to bring more value into the recycling process by recovering the most useful materials and giving operators the right equipment to … Continued
24 October 2022

Ecostar at IFAT 2022, the largest platform for waste management

THE UTMOST IMPORTANCE OF MATERIALS SCREENING IN THE RECYCLING PROCESS On average, each EU inhabitant generated 1.8 tonnes of waste in 2018, excluding major mineral waste, according to Eurostat. Most probably, in 2020, with the pandemic we managed to generate less waste, but as economic activities picked up in 2021, we are right back where … Continued
28 April 2022