Recycling and Waste Processing Plants


Recycling plants are a light industrial application, were open fires can be expected indoors and outdoors. The waste is often solid waste, but also (polluted) liquid waste may be expected.


Typical risks

Typical features for Recycling Plants are:Flame detection Recycling and Waste Processing Plants

  • Often is a part of the recycling plant hazardous area, div. 2 or zone 2/22.
  • Often smoky open fires should be expected.


Typical requirements

  • Mostly dusty and dirty environment.
  • The mounting of the detectors is determined by the “shadow effect”, not only from walls, but also from mobile objects, like lorries, lift trucks and containers.


Detector choice. Recommended: IR3 Flame Detectors.