Eddy Current

Projects Description

Niagara Region is proposing to install a 48 inch eccentric field Eddy current unit to replace the existing 30 inch concentric field unit and capture more aluminum that currently ends up as contamination in the mixed plastics and to improve the quality of the aluminum product from 8% contamination to under 2% contamination.  CIF will contribute up to 43% or $53,125 to this project.

Documents Final Report: Eddy Current Separator System
Blog Post April 1, 2016: Cleaner bales for increased revenues; It just makes sense
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More Information
Project # 821.33
Proponent Niagara, Region of
CIF Funding $53,750
Date Approved October 1, 2013
Date Completed October 10, 2016