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  • Enerpat Waste Cardboard Baler

    The ECB series waste cardboard baler is suitable for packaging paper (cardboard boxes, newsprint, etc.), cotton, waste plastics (PET bottles, plastic film, turnover box), straw, straw and other loose material. It is an ideal machine for cardboard recycling. They are simple and easy to use and represent excellent value for money. These balers provide a cost-effective means of removing card, ...


    By Enerpat Group UK Ltd

  • New Cardboard Baler Video Released!

    Harmony has spent a lot of time recently promoting the need to recycle cardboard and shrink wrap in urban and confined operating areas.  Business owners and building managers understand how recycling cardboard and shrink wrap: creates a safe work environment saves valuable employee time generates an additional source of revenue keeps cardboard out of the waste ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • What Are Good Balers For Baling Cardboard?

    The cardboard recycling industry is booming and many people have become interested in it. If you want to open your own recycling facility, you need to purchase the right materials and machines. People who are new to this industry may not understand the many options available to them and often make the wrong ...


    By Fluent Conveyors

  • Space-saving cardboard box disposal

    Light, easy to use and, most importantly, fully recyclable – cardboard boxes are becoming increasingly popular as packaging material The members of the Corrugated Cardboard Industry Association (Verband der Wellpappen-Industrie) alone sold around 1.9 billion square meters in the first quarter of 2017. However, recycling used cardboard boxes can be problematic, not least because the folded ...

  • Delivery of Cardboard baler at customer in Poland

    A new Valvan C75S1500LH baling press was successfully installed in record time at a Polish production site of a renowned cardboard manufacturer.  The old baler they were running was getting worn out and did not longer fit the needs of the customer concerning bale weight, capacity and reliability. The choice for a new Valvan Baler was made by the customer after extensive comparison ...


    By Valvan Baling Systems NV

  • Facility Sweep Finds Excessive Cardboard Disposal

    A number of well-known Massachusetts businesses and institutions continue to throw away large volumes of easy-to-recycle cardboard in spite of a state ban on its disposal, savings on disposal costs and its value as a commodity, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) reported today. For the first time, the agency has taken enforcement actions against waste ban ...

  • SatrindTech Shredder installed in a line of cardboard recovery in Belgium

    2014 statistics processed by CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries), indicate that in Europe almost 7 million tonnes of cardboard are consumed. This material, used mostly in the packaging sector, can be reused many times (usually up to 6) and 54% of it is comprised of ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Concern in cardboard market as European demand is set to drop

    Cardboard industry exporters are bracing themselves for significant price drops, which could lead to difficult conditions in the next few weeks. Experts have warned that the unsustainably high prices could soon plummet due to changing trading conditions in the export market. Currently, the cardboard price is £105-110 per tonne. According to Mark Lyndon Paper Enterprises (UK) commercial ...

  • How to recycle tyres

    In the UK we dispose of 48 million tyres per year which causes a major problem but also creates a very big oppurtunity. Since 2003 tyres have been banned from lanfill so alternative uses and recycling methods have had to be used and the technology involved has improved greatly over the past few years. Using shredders and pyrolisis system old tyres can be turned back into new rubber or the ...


    By British Balers

  • Corrugated Recycling and Landfill Prevention

    The Confederation of Paper Industries is pleased to announce the release of its new fact sheet, “Corrugated Recycling & Landfill Prevention”. The release adds to CPI’s array of 18 existing fact sheets, and compliments its two established corrugated information publications, “A Case for Corrugated” and “Corrugated: Key Facts”. The consumer-focussed fact sheet explores the place of corrugated ...

  • Recycle Now campaign launches new Recycling Locator

    WRAP’s Recycle Now campaign is supporting partners in their efforts to increase effective recycling with the launch of the Recycling Locator. The online tool is designed to help make recycling information clearer and more straightforward for householders, so they can easily find out how and where items can be recycled locally. It allows householders to identify the materials that are ...

  • Firms recycle 90% waste due to new recycling banks

    A new recycling bank system for business waste in Yorkshire and the North East has resulted in nearly 90 per cent of waste being recycled. Provided by Premier Waste, the initiative means businesses can simply collect their paper, cardboard, plastics, metal cans and plastic film in one container. This is then sorted at Premier Waste’s materials recycling facilities. ...

  • Primark defends recyclability of clothes

    Fashion giant Primark has hit back at critics who say the store encourages “fast fashion”. Primark is owned by Associated British Foods. Its head of external affairs Geoff Lancaster told MRW: “We believe our clothes are of an equal quality to those offered by others in the high street. We do not encourage disposability in any way. Our clothes are no less recyclable than those of any retailer. ...

  • Tis the season to be aware of recycling

    A staggering 300,000 tonnes of card is used in UK households during the festive season Card packaging used at Christmas could cover Big Ben almost 260,000 times Recycling charity is urging people to recycle as much card and paper as they can this Christmas The UK is estimated to use almost 300,000 tonnes of card packaging at ...

  • LGA praises householders for recycling

    Speaking to MRW Bettison said: “On domestic waste we have gone from nowhere to 33% - that is great. Yes, we are not up to the levels that Holland or Germany is at but they have been doing this for generations.” He said that the Great British public do not get praised enough for the amount of recycling that they do. “Councils have facilitated this successful recycling rate but it has mostly been ...

  • Smurfit Kappa Recycling Brings Colour to Community Recycling Project

    Smurfit Kappa Recycling Brings Colour to Community Recycling Project PRESS RELEASE 3 August 2010 – A Smurfit Kappa Recycling paper bank was given some flower power by hardworking volunteers and local children hoping to encourage recycling and deter fly tippers in a district of Birmingham. ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Tewkesbury awards £168m recycling contract

    Tewkesbury Borough Council has awarded a £1.68m recycling contract to Pure Recycling. The agreement will see Pure Recycling – which today announced it has been acquired by construction firm Kier – processing commingled dry recyclables from 36,000 households. The firm will take paper, card, cardboard, aluminium and steel cans, mixed glass and plastic bottles. ...

  • Anheuser-Busch marks American Recycles Day by investing in recycling programs

    Anheuser-Busch is pleased to join Keep America Beautiful and communities across the country in recognizing Nov. 15 as America Recycles Day. To mark this occasion, Anheuser-Busch today announced a $500,000 gift from the Anheuser-Busch Foundation to Keep America Beautiful to support their national recycling programs. This gift will assist the organization in their ongoing efforts to educate the ...

  • Theft of US curbside recyclables increasing

    A recycling bin awaiting curbside pickup doesn’t seem like an obvious location for a crime, but it often is in Northern California cities and in other locations throughout the country, reports the Associated Press. The combination of a slow economy and higher prices for aluminum, cardboard and newsprint is contributing to the rise in curbside theft.  In many instances, the robbers have ...

  • Missouri American Water Achieves 10,000 Tons Recycled on America Recycles Day

    ST. LOUIS - Missouri American Water’s environmental management program has reached a 10,000-ton milestone, just in time for America Recycles Day – a national day dedicated to the promotion of consumer recycling programs in the United States. The company’s five-year program has successfully eliminated 10,000 tons of water treatment residuals, paper, cardboard, metal, batteries ...


    By American Water

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