The mining industry consumes 2%-3% of the world’s energy. That’s the same amount of energy used by the entire airline industry. Our sensor-based sorters can reduce that energy consumption by 15%, as well as reduce the amount of water used by three to four cubic meters per ton of ore.
*Total amount of CO2 saved since January 1, 2021 by sorting machines currently installed by TOMRA MINING.
155.607,375 Metric tons saved in 2020
A choice of two basic material handling systems and feed presentation arrangements offers the best value for money solution to our customers. Both chute and belt arrangements have significant advantages for the physical separation process depending on customer preferences and individual project requirements.
For the physical separation process the material handling system can play an important role.
The choice for a chute arrangement has an impact on the physical separation process.