EYNATTEN, BELGIUM (April 25, 1:15 p.m. ET) — Optoelectronic sorting specialist Separation AG, based in Eynatten, Belgium, has established a U.S. subsidiary, Separation LLC.
The company is setting up a mobile separation unit for sorting plastic granules. The mobile service uses targeted jets of compressed air to remove contaminants without damaging the prime material.
“With over 12 years of optical sorting expertise, extensive developmental experience and proven results in Europe, we are now ready to enter the North American market,” said Georg Wilms, managing director, in a news release.
The company provides optical sorting, wind sifting, metal removal and filtration services to plastics producers, compounders, manufacturers and logistics companies.