ZenRobotics: Automated Sorting of Recyclables

Automation is hitting all sectors of the economy, and the recycling industry isn’t an exception. ZenRobotics has introduced automated sorting technology to MRFs around Europe and the U.S., specializing in recycling Construction and Demolition (C&D) generated waste. The Finnish based company utilizes AI technology, which has up to a 98% purity rate in separating out … More ZenRobotics: Automated Sorting of Recyclables

A peek into Casella’s recycling plant

I’ve always been extremely curious of how single stream recycling is processed after it’s been collected and hauled away. It turns out that Casella Waste manages the majority of Boston-area¬†recycling at their plant in Charlestown, alongside other smaller MURFS (Material’s Recovery Facilities). These are facilities where recyclables are pulled out of the single stream and … More A peek into Casella’s recycling plant