industrial 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

  • 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.

  • Dual Shaft Shredder

    ¡Dual shaft shredder for plastics/rubber scrap or other solid waste recycling. Harden double shaft shredder are being used for the recycling of plastic film, woven sacks, plastic drums, used computer and office machines, as well as wooden pallets. Harden Industries also supplies custom made ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • The Features of Shear-type Shredder

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


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • 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 ...

  • Jim Schwartz - connoisseur of wines and shredders

    He got involved in the recycling and shredder industry almost by accident. He would rather own a scrap yard than sell shredders. He prefers the Democrats over the Republicans, and Barack Obama over Hillary Clinton. He loves running marathons and drinking a good glass of wine, and has even managed to combine the two. Meet Jim Schwartz, a man who helped to shape the world shredder ...


    By Recycling International

  • 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

  • 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 - Japan

    The paper shredding industry in Japan, like Europe and North America, is experiencing continued growth. The related paper volume increases meant that many mobile shredding companies found their current machinery incapable of meeting growing demand. One such company was Kaneshiro Mobile Shredding “ By changing to the AXO WM 408 model we have increased our shredding performance to 1000kgs per hour ...


    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.

  • AXO Shredders Case Studies - New Zealand

    Lou Truyens saw a profitable niche in the mobile shredding industry and due to the long term revenues that it promised and the ease with which the business could be set up he started the company- Mobile On- site Shredding inWellington New Zealand . The choice of machinery was easy for Lou as AXO provided the full package of truck and mobile shredding module eliminating some of the stress from the ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • Automotive Shredder Residue its Application as a Reductant and Fuel in the Blast Furnaces of the Steel Industry

    Each year approximately 12 million automobiles, which have reached the end of their useful lives, are shredded in North America for the recovery of steel and other metals. Along with the metals the shredding operation produces a by-product known as autoshredder residue (ASR). ASR is a diverse mixture of organic and inorganic materials such as plastics, textile fabrics, glass etc.North American ...


  • Getting to know the UNTHA VR series shredder

    After 40 years in the industry, many organisations would find it difficult to maintain an innovative edge. Yet renowned for pioneering developments within the shredding technology marketplace, UNTHA has managed to continuously design and manufacture new and exciting machinery throughout the decades. The key driving force behind the invention of all UNTHA shredders is, ‘what do clients ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • New shredder boosts BPR’s destruction of confidential waste

    Waste management experts BPR Group has invested in a leading-edge shredder to improve the scope and security of its confidential paper destruction service. The company has installed the renowned UNTHA RS100 shredder at its Rainham facility in Greater London, enabling BPR to bring its shredding operation in-house rather than contract it out to a third party. BPR is now generating revenues of more ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Detox Environmental Selects UNTHA-America Shredders

    Shampoos, toothpaste, paint, cough medicine--disposing of these items can be a messy job, but for Detox Environmental of Bowmanville, Ontario, it’s all in a day’s work. Detox Environmental is a waste management firm specializing in hazardous and non-hazardous waste disposal, recycling, industrial services, emergency response, and chemical waste transportation. To aid them in ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Recycling EPS FOAM With EPS Shredder and Compactor

    Used EPS, also called Styrofoam or expandable polystyrene foam, is light, hygienic and commonly used to pack food, drinks, fragile and deformable goods. Usually, EPS products are 98% air and only 2% PS. It has been a big environmental problem due to the fact that the material is difficult to recycle and costly to transport. Harden Machinery has been dedicated to EPS volume reduction technologies ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

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