Polymer Bottle & Plastic Container De-Packaging

Polymer Bottle De-Packaging


Liquid separation from plastic containers by hand is slow and time consuming. Shredding or crushing is not an efficient solution due to contamination of the recovered liquids. This resulted in the product requiring sifting further before being able to move on to the following process.



Depackaging System
for Plastic Bottles and Containers


Plastic Bottles after Separation















The Turbo Separator was designed to separate a wide range of containers from its contents with up to 99% efficiency. The Turbo Separator separates the products using centrifugal force, air flow and mechanical action which allows it to achieve a high separation efficiency.


The Turbo Separator separates a wide range of shapes and sizes of plastic bottles and containers and is fitted with a variable speed drive to enhance efficiency. The system is capable of being installed either in doors or out doors.


Atritor supply the complete depackaging system including in-feed conveyor, empty packaging conveyor, and recovered material conveyor or pumping system.


The Turbo Separator is mounted on an access platform and includes controls housed in a floor mounted panel.


Examples of products that can be removed from plastic bottles and containers, by the Atritor Turbo Separator De-packager, include:

  • Milk
  • Lemonade
  • Coke
  • Water
  • Shampoo
  • Glucose Drinks
  • Ribena
  • Bleach
  • Conditioner
  • Liquid Soap
  • Oil
  • Sauce
  • Detergent
  • Carbonated Drinks
  • Fruit Juices
  • Cooking Oil to name but a few