World market leader in glass recycling

Sorting technology in South Hall

"As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it."

> Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, french author, 1900-1944

Binder+Co’s sorting technology machines are assembled and tested in the recently renovated South Hall.

As a specialist in sensor-based sorting of transparent and non-transparent bulk materials and a global leader in the waste glass recycling sector, the sorting technology segment is particularly important to Binder+Co. The machines developed and produced here sort not only glass but also plastics, paper and minerals.

Facts about sorting technology:

  • Assembly of the machine in the South Hall on an area covering 5,000 m2
  • The South Hall was completely renovated in 2011/2012
  • The sorting technology includes the CLARITY (for waste glass processing), CRITERION (plastics sorting) and MINEXX (mineral sorting) machines.
  • CLARITY sorts around 9 million tons of waste glass worldwide per year
  • More than 1,000 sorting machines sold
  • Production time of a CLARITY-sorting system: between 10 and 12 weeks