used shredder Articles

  • Shredding tyres stops zika virus breeding

    Zika is a dangerous disease threatening millions of people today in southern hemisphere. It is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito (Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus). These mosquitoes bite during the day and night. Once you get bitten it is too late to do much but what is important is to prevent this mosquito from breeding. Mosquitos typically lay eggs near water because ...


    By Tana Oy

  • 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 ...


  • 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.

  • 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 - 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 - 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

  • 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 - 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

  • 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

  • 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)

  • RDF production at Delete Oy with UNTHA shredders

    UNTHA’s complete RDF system strengthens Delete’s waste to energy commitment When environmental services specialist Delete needed a new alternative fuel production system for its site in Tampere, central Finland, the €100million turnover company turned to Austrian-based UNTHA. Now manufacturing more than 20 tonnes of 80mm RDF an hour, ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Holcim: SRF production with UNTHA shredders in Vietnam

    Work is underway to commission a Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) manufacturing plant in Vietnam, for one of the world’s leading cement and aggregates specialists, Holcim. The plant will process solid footwear production waste from the country’s main shoe factory, to create a fossil fuel substitute that will power Holcim’s local cement kiln calciner. Following a global ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • 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

  • Presses and shredders from one source - Case Study

    Channel baling press, document shredders and hard disc shredder: Schmitt Recycling in Fulda is based entirely on HSM. The proprietor, Wolfgang Schmitt, values the high performance and reliability of the HSM machines. The modern machine park helps him against major competitors. It is a bit like Asterix: Schmitt Recycling in Fulda is a smaller medium-sized waste disposal business with ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • 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.

  • 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

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