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A Sioux Falls recycler flourishes amid struggling industry

A Sioux Falls recycler flourishes amid struggling industry

Source: Sioux Falls Argus Leader / by Patrick Anderson SIOUX FALLS, SD – Jake Anderson kept the house he owned in the Twin Cities when he moved away to start his own recycling business. After working in the industry for a Minnesota-based company, Anderson bought a small recycling company in Sioux Falls that had fallen […]

Can employers correct accident and injury reports to OSHA and avoid an inspection?

Can employers correct accident and injury reports to OSHA and avoid an inspection?

On the front lines with Fisher Phillips:  by Travis Vance and Pamela Williams What happens if an accident occurs at work, but the safety director or person charged with notifying OSHA of reportable injuries and accidents receives incorrect information about the event? For instance, consider a situation where safety personnel or management receives information that […]

Hey Prairie Dawg, “What’s up with wear parts?”

Hey Prairie Dawg, “What’s up with wear parts?”

Prairie Dawg Practical by Tim Holmberg, DEMI Equipment Wear parts: I’m sure you understand what makes this subject a bit frustrating at times. “I don’t understand why my new parts don’t fit so good?” or “Why did they wear faster than the last time I changed them out?” or maybe “It sure takes a long […]

From trash to treasure: Daly Plastics transforms dirty agricultural and packaging film into high-quality regranulate

From trash to treasure: Daly Plastics transforms dirty agricultural and packaging film into high-quality regranulate

Daly Plastics is one of the largest plastics waste processing companies in the Netherlands. At the Zutphen site, the subsidiary Caroda Polymer Recovery recycles agricultural and packaging films. The aim is to produce regranulates of the same quality as virgin material. That requires innovative solutions. Two Jupiter 2200 and four Micromat 2000 shredders from Lindner […]

Hey Prairie Dawg, “What makes a conveyor work its best?”

Hey Prairie Dawg, “What makes a conveyor work its best?”

Prairie Dawg Practical by Tim Holmberg, DEMI Equipment Conveyors have no value without a couple of key components working together to transfer materials from one location to the opposite end where they will exit or be discharged. The specific distances and elevations of the site will determine how the conveyor will be required to perform […]