Mixed Paper Clean Up System

Projects Description

York Region proposes to install a Mixed Paper Clean Up System upstream of the finishing screens to remove misdirected containers on the mixed paper sort line.  The Mixed Paper Clean Up System will improve misdirected container recovery prior to the mixed paper line, allowing recovery rate increases  of 1.2%.  Project value is approximately $2,420,000 with an approved funding of 45%.

Documents Final Report: Mixed Paper Clean Up System
Blog Post March 17, 2016: Lessons in vigilance and ingenuity: optimizing performance at the York Region MRF
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More Information
Project # 831.3
Proponent York, Region of
CIF Funding $1,091,420
Date Approved February 14, 2014
Date Completed March 5, 2016