New technology speeding up recycling of bottles, cans

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New technology speeding up recycling of bottles, cans


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WEBVTT FOR THE “DREAMER” POPULATION. FROM NOWAY TO BIDDEFORD NEW TECHNOLOGY IS SPEEDING UP THE PROCESS OF RECYCLING BOTTLES AND CANS THE SYSTEM IS MADE BY NORWEGIAN COMPANY “TOMRA” – WHICH SPECIALIZES IN REDEMPTION MACHINES. AND IT’S UP AND RUNNING NOW AT BIDDEFORD BOTTLE AND CAN REDEMPTION CENTER ON ALFRED SREET. IT’S AN AUTOMATED WAY TO COLLT, SORT AND HANDLE THE RETURN OF USED DRINK CONTANERS. OFFICIALS SAY IT COULD REVOUTIONIZE THE WAY THE ENTIRE STATE RECYCLES. “WHAT THESE MACHINES DO IS THEY TAKEN THE WORKLOAD OF US BECAUSE AT ONE POINT WE HAD TO SORT BY MATERIAL TYPE, SIZE, AND DISTRIBUTOR.” OWNERS OF THE REDEMPTION CENTE SAY THEY RAN HALF A MILLION BOTTLES AND CANS THROUGH IT – TO MAKE SURE IT MET THEIR STANDARD

New technology speeding up recycling of bottles, cans

New technology being used at a redemption center in Biddeford is automating the collection, sorting and handling of returned bottles and cans.

New technology being used at a redemption center in Biddeford is automating the collection, sorting and handling of returned bottles and cans.



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