Metso Recycling Equipment

Waste shredding for the waste RDF line - Waste and Recycling - Waste to Energy

Waste of all kinds is now considered a potential energy source and an important growth market for stationary shredder technology. Most plastic and paper waste RDF (refuse-derived fuel) plants have specific requirements regarding shredding capacity, grain size and operating reliability to ensure reliable and consistent production. Because of its ability to conform to the most stringent guidelines, Metso shredder equipment is increasingly in demand by this sector.

  • The RDF technology is used at e.g. WTE plants, gasification plants, cement kilns etc.
  • Waste type: Bulky, Industrial (C&I), Household (MSW), Wood


Using fine-shredding as the next step after pre-shredding for sorting waste into homogenous waste streams: