can shredder Articles

  • Invention of the Tire Shredder

    The process of vulcanizing rubber was discovered by Charles Goodyear (yes, you read that right) in 1839, and the development of rubber tires followed not long after (Source: Continental Truck). From there, it didn’t take long for worn-out tires to start piling up, and finding good ways to ...


    By ECO Green Equipment

  • From a 1m3 cubitainer to 50mm chips, using a two-shaft shredder? With SatrindTec, “Sí, es posible!”

    A Spanish manufacturer of HPDE cubitainers and containers based in Cataluña has chosen SatrindTech to implement its recycling line of defective cubitainers. The request received by our Sales Department was to replace an existing SatrindTech twin-shaft shredder, in use since the mid-1990s, to now be able to ensure a regular size of the shredded material. ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Tire Shredding: Alternatives to Landfills

    For many reasons, whole tires pose a major problem to landfills. The most obvious is the inefficient use of space. The actual rubber of a tire takes up only a small fraction of the space a tire occupies, and the rest of the space is wasted. A less obvious but far more serious problem is that tires may trap methane gasses when buried with other garbage in landfills. When this happens, the tires ...


    By ECO Green Equipment

  • Shredder Types - Single shaft shredder

    Shredder can be equipped with different types of cutting systems: single-shaft, two-shaft, three-shaft and four-shaft cutting systems. These shredders are all slow-speed systems, in contrast to hammer mills which are generally high-speed systems. ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Shredder Types - Two shaft shredder

    Shredder can be equipped with different types of cutting systems: single-shaft, two-shaft, three-shaft and four-shaft cutting systems. These shredders are all slow-speed systems, in contrast to hammer mills which ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Shredder Cutters

    Different shredder cutters result in different material size. The shape and size of hooks on shredder cutters vary according to the type of material they are intended to grab. Generally, the higher the hook, the more material can be grabbed. With some materials this can increase production rate. But it is important ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Shredder Types - Four shaft shredder

    Shredder can be equipped with different types of cutting systems: single-shaft, two-shaft, three-shaft and four-shaft cutting systems. These shredders are all slow-speed systems, in contrast to hammer mills which are generally high-speed systems. ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Tire Shredders: An Introduction

    How Does a Tire Shredding Machine Work? Tire shredding is a very common way of preparing scrap tires for disposal or recycle. In order to dispose of tires in a landfill, they must be shredded to various sized chips. The size required depends on the state or area you live in. Tire shredding is also used for recycling tires; crumb tire or tire mulch can be reused to create surfaces on ...


    By ECO Green Equipment

  • In the market for a new shredder or grinder?

    For recycling companies choosing a paper shredder or grinder is no easy task. One has to consider shaft designs, capacity, speed, screen sizes, etc. E-waste has complicated matters even further. Increasingly, recyclers are calling upon shredder manufacturers to design machines that can shred not only paper, but computer hard drives and other electronic equipment as well. In this article we’re ...

  • The WEIMA E-Rotor shredder

    WEIMA America has introduced the new “E-Rotor” WLK shredder.  The purpose of the new rotor is specifically for the recycling of film and fibrous materials.  This includes the historically tough to shred woven and non-woven fibers.  The design has also eliminated wrapping issues with thin gauge films & fibers which sometimes occurs with other rotor designs.  One of the ...


  • The Features of Shear-type Shredder

    Shear-type Shredder is a kind of size-reduction equipment. ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • AXO Shredders Case Studies - UK

    Russell Richardson and Sons have observed their shredding business continuously improve since they commissioned an AXO WM 608 Mobile Document Shredding Machine from AXO Shredders. Having previously only provided off site shredding the AXO WM 608 Mobile Shredding System has allowed Jonathan Richardson to respond to and efficiently meet customers on site shredding requirements. High throughput and ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • AXO Shredders Case Studies - Singapore

    Established waste paper merchant Semb Enviro Tay Paper has been involved with document shredding for many years in Singapore. When they saw that mobile shredding was becoming popular, they wanted a solution that would suit the particular requirements of Singapore. The truck would have to be of a size that would be efficient in congested city streets, but would also have to have a quick enough ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • AXO Shredders Case Studies - USA

    Like many Mobile Shredding business owners Mike Brechtelsauer of Absolute Shreds, Michigan, was interested in achieving greater throughput, which would ultimately contribute to a more efficient Mobile Shredding service. The machinery alternatives presented were numerous however; the AXO WM 608 model surpassed the rest in terms of quality, reliability and its overall effect on throughput. Mr. ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • Things to know about shredder sizing

    The right sized shredder is important. As shredder sales, they will, as a rule, recommend a shredder that ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • AXO Shredders Case Studies - Australia

    Brisbane based Security Shred Australia had been involved with mobile document shredding for several years, and was operating a low throughput mobile shredding truck. 'Our first truck shreds a maximum of 600kg's of paper per hour', says owner Nev Profke. While this throughput seemed good while we were building up the business, we soon got to its capacity, which meant we couldn't add new ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • AXO Shredders Case Studies - Switzerland

    When successful water-cooler entrepreneurs Yarom Ophir and Sid Apaydin were looking for new business ventures, they were attracted to the mobile document shredding industry. They saw several similarities with the water-cooler industry that they liked—a recurring revenue stream, business to business sales and a service that did not get affected by economic cycles. One of their key requirements ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • FACTA law effects & paper shredders

    FACTA stands for 'Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act', a law that became effective in June 2005. The FACTA law requires companies that have one or more employees to provide them with proper document disposal equipment. In other words, according to the FACTA Law, important personal or business related documents have to be discarded in a safe way that thoroughly eliminates chances of ...


    By Ameri-Shred Corp.

  • Can today’s unrecyclables become tomorrow’s resources?

    Labelling some plastic waste products as ‘unrecyclable’ and consigning them to landfill or energy-from-waste plants risks losing the opportunities to recover these raw materials in the future, warns a leading UK-based plastics recycler. Axion Polymers suggests that while some plastic might be considered ‘unrecyclable’ today, given the rate of progress in resource recovery ...

  • The Scavenger: getting more out of shredder fractions

    Driven by the goal of enabling complete separation of shredder light fraction into streams with their own singular characteristics, work at Belgium-based recycling technology specialist AD REM has culminated in the launch of its latest piece of equipment - the Scavenger. This new development is also designed to process shredder heavy fraction eddy current drops. The initial objective when ...


    By AD REM N.V. (Valtech Group)

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