Rainer Rehn / See the robotic waste sorting plant at Shitara Kousan Ltd, near Tokyo. Worlds most advanced waste sorting plant. This is the net generation of recycling. Average object weight seen on the video is 5 - 10 kg. Making almost 2000 picks per hour, already the first robot arm is sorting out some 10 - 15 tons of inert materials.
The task give to the robot is to pick natural stone and concrete, but not bricks. for further information contact: rainer@zenrobotics com
ZenRobotics / See it pick! ZenRobotics Recycler, the world’s first robotic recycling system, comes equipped with additional fraction options. In addition to inert, metals and wood the system now reclaims rigid plastics, various qualities of wood and cardboard.