Eriez ® Xtreme ® Eddy Current Separators Achieve up to 99 Percent Clean PET Yield

August 18, 2014 - "Press Releases"

Erie, PA — Eriez®Xtreme®Eddy Current Separators provide superior nonferrous metals removal in post - consumer PET bottle recycling and regrind recycling applications. With their cutting-edge design, these separators obtain single pass aluminum flake reduction up to 92 percent and a clean PET yield of up to 99 percent.

Powerful Eriez Eddy Current Separators offer industry leading performance. They feature the fastest, most reliable eddy current rotors available today and conveyor speeds up to 600 fpm.

Eriez offers rotors in widths up to 84 inches, which increases separation capacity and purity. Rotor styles are available for large material and small particle separation. A high precision splitter design efficiently separates small nonferrous material.

These technologically advanced units are ideally suited for PET bottle, carpet and packaging producers demanding high purity, post consumer recycled plastic to reduce material costs and support their environmental sustainability goals. By incorporating a 60-inch Eddy Current Separator into their operation, customers can save up to $250,000 annually with just a one percent improvement in yield.

To learn more, visit From this webpage, visitors can access additional product information and watch a video of an Eriez Eddy Current Separator in action removing aluminum, brass, bronze, copper and other metallic items from the post-consumer PET stream.

Eriez is recognized as world authority in separation technologies. The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit or send email to Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506.



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