The inside line on Sandvik's carbide recycling

During CONEXPO, in Las Vegas, GDI had the opportunity to talk to Petter Bengtsson, Dean Kangleas and Jens Holmberg from Sandvik about the company’s introduction of an industry-first ‘opt-out’ recycling programme for customers of carbide drill bits.

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Sandvik hopes to have 90% of the new drill bits it sells enrolled back in its ‘opt-out’ recycling programme by 2025

Sandvik's industry-first ‘opt-out' recycling programme for customers of carbide drill bits aims to transform the use of a material that is expected to run out within 40 to 100 years if