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Global OEM and leading PET recycler STF switches to Bühler solution to improve yield of bottle-to-bottle grade rPET flakes, by more than 30 percent

London, 19 October 2016 – At the K-show today, the Bühler Group revealed how its two-machine solution – the SORTEX E PolyVision™ and SORTEX A ColorVision™ – can deliver bottle-to-bottle grade rPET flakes at the highest yield, currently possible in the market. STF Recycling GmbH, one of the largest recyclers in Europe, praised Bühler for its flexible SORTEX® system becauses it enables them to achieve higher value recyclate and profit margins, by accurately separating valuable rPET from baled material.  It can do this regardless of its composition and contamination level, which can vary from as little as 5 percent to as much as 30 percent, from bale to bale, depending on the recycling practises of different countries. Read more

Bühler opens factory for rice processing equipment in Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), September 29, 2016 – The Bühler Group opened a factory in the Long An province in Vietnam today, addressing increased demand for high-quality rice processing solutions in the region. The new factory will employ over 200 workers and further expands Bühler’s global service and production network, delivering high-quality solutions to customers locally. At the same time, Bühler is further strengthening its leading position in the global rice processing industry (in terms of combined turnover in rice milling and logistics). Currently, around 30% of global rice production is processed on Bühler equipment. Read more

New orders confirm high demand for Bühler battery slurry solution, powering e-mobility

Demand for electrically powered cars and battery capacity is increasing globally. Bühler has introduced a revolutionary battery electrode slurry manufacturing process to the market, which constitutes a key step in the production of batteries. Bühler further confirms high demand for this solution with an additional large order over CHF 5 million, underlining its high market potential. Read more

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