Environment & recycling
Element Six supermaterials are used in recycling and wastewater treatment technologies.
Element Six manufactures supermaterials for the recycling industry, and is involved in the development of new wastewater treatment technologies.
Our recycling industry solutions
Element Six tungsten carbide tipped cutters and inserts are used in cutting and recycling applications. Our products can offer between six and ten times better service life in comparison with conventional steel products, providing higher productivity and an economic advantage due to less down time, and subsequent reduced cost per tonne in recycling operations. We offer a technical service to our customers to determine the optimal combination of tool design and tungsten carbide grade for individual recycling applications. Learn more about tungsten carbide products.
Our wastewater treatment solutions
An Element Six venture company, Advanced Oxidation Ltd., designs and builds electrochemical reactors using boron-doped synthetic diamond electrodes for the treatment of industrial wastewaters and landfill leachates which are difficult or impossible to treat by conventional means. This is a truly green technology as it requires no chemical additions.