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pulper

[′pəlp·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine that converts materials to pulp, for example, one that reduces paper waste to pulp.
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2) In the pulper, paper is immersed in water and tom apart by rotating steel blades.
Implemented a kitchen and dining recycling program that combines a food pulper with an innovative dry fermentation anaerobic biodigester that digests food waste to produce methane gas that is used to generate electricity that meets up to 10% of the campus' needs.
The ability to process washed, semiwashed/pulped natural and natural coffee does not lie on a single machine but on a series of three innovative machines--the mechanical siphon, the screen pulper and the progressive action mucilage remover-and the way they are combined.
Then, the fruits were pulped using a fruit pulper (Braun, Model 2001, Germany) for juice extraction.
Once this material is pulled out, the OCC is sent through a series of disc screens to remove more off-spec paper and trommel screens to remove fines before heading to a pulper via conveyor.
On the conveyors are Ronan nuclear scales that weigh the recycle bales -- 8 tonnes form a batch for each Voith Model 50 high-consistency pulper.
The inventor and world's largest manufacturer of food waste disposers and steaming hot water taps for home and commercial use will also showcase its full range of high performance commercial food waste disposers and pulper systems, as well as its latest fully-programmable water control saving panel.
Pulper rejects, which are landfilled and consist primarily of plastics, tin, glass, and aluminum, have increased 800%.
The project also incorporates Meiko's AZP80 Waste Pulper, which allows SC Johnson's cafeteria to reduce its weekly kitchen waste disposal by 75 percent, from approximately 24 cubic yards to six cubic yards, or from 19,200 pounds of waste material down to 4,800 pounds.
Voith Paper, Heidenheim, Germany will supply a Twin-Pulp pulper discharge system, coarse screening and high-consistency cleaning to Naberezhniye Chelny Paper Mill, Chelny, Russia.
The most basic compact Ecoflex wet milling set is designed for a capacity of 500 to 1,000 kg/hour of flesh coffee cherries and has only a double-cylinder vertical pulper with a rotary screen parchment separator.