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  • One of the largest UK grass roofs on a MRF

    A materials recycling facility with one of the largest living roofs in the UK was launched on 27 April. The new £4m Reconomy Alibone paper recycling centre in Earls Barton, Northampshire boasts a 5100m2 grass roof grown from Sedum plants. The facility utilises £500,000 worth of state-of-the-art technology including a dedicated shredding system, a baling system with, what Reconomy claim to be the ...

  • ANDRITZ MeWa to supply new processing line for pulper rags to Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel, Germany

    ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel, based in Varel, Germany, to supply a processing line for pulper rags. Pulper rags are a very tightly entangled mechanical compound of metallic and non-metallic components formed during pulping of recovered paper or pulp in the vortex center of a pulper. ANDRITZ ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa - ANDRITZ Group

  • Kuwaiti firm wins $97m US Army waste contract

    A consortium including Kuwaiti logistics firm Agility and affiliate Metals and Recycling Company (MRC) has been awarded a scrap management contract by the Defense Logistics Agency of the US army’s department of industrial waste in Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan. The five-year contract is valued at US$ 97 million (Euro 66 million). MRC was established in 1987 under the name Kuwait Metal Collecting ...

  • Top marks for HSM SECURIO AF150 autofeed document shredder

    “test.net”, an independent information platform for consumers, has tested the HSM SECURIO AF150 document shredder with automatic paper feed. The shredder for easy and comfortable data destruction in the workplace. In an effortless, time-saving and reliable way, the HSM SECURIO AF150 shreds paper stacks of up to 150 sheets, as well as individual sheets. The verdict arrived following ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • The Versatility Of Shredders!

    For many of us, industrial shredders are frankly quite boring and have absolutely no entertainment value whatsoever. In industry shredders play a very important role in preparing materials so that they can be recycled efficiently and therefore help to improve our environment. In the recycling industry materials such as; scrap metal, old tyres, paper and glass are recycled by using shredders. ...


    By Challenger Group

  • Smurfit Kappa relies on the innovative fully-automatic channel baling press from HSM

    Smurfit Kappa belongs to one of the world’s leading producers of paper-based packaging. The company employs 41,000 employees in roughly 350 production sites in 32 countries. The fully-automatic HSM VK 7215 FU channel baling press is now in operation with great success at the plant in Neuburg, Germany with a pressing force of 720 kN as well as a frequency-regulated drive. Shredded cardboard ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • Smurfit Kappa Recycling bolsters business in North England and Scotland with two key appointments

    Smurfit Kappa Recycling has announced two key appointments for Scotland and the North. Clare Tolland has joined the company as regional manager for the north with overall responsibility for the Smurfit Kappa Recycling depots in Glasgow, Preston and Blackburn, while Alanna Greenaway has been appointed as the new commercial manager for Smurfit Kappa Recycling in Scotland. Alanna will be based at ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Technological lead underlined by biggest ever order

    The steep rise in energy cost over the past few years is forcing companies with high energy demand to invest in economically viable alternative fuel combustion systems.LEIPA, a German paper and packaging producer with a production process that uses up to 100% waste paper as raw material, has decided to install a waste-to-energy system at its Schwedt manufacturing plant. The combustion plant from ...

  • Advanced manufacturing facility helps AXO meet demand

    The Secure Document and Information Destruction business is growing. Continent wide demand for the Secure Document Shred trucks built by Kitchener based AXO Shredders Corp. has created an opportunity for AXO to double the size of their current facility and move to a state of the art factory designed to build 150 to 200 SDS trucks per year. Company spokesman and Director of Sales Michael Oden puts ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • Unrivalled innovations – The new UNTHA 4-shaft shredders

    UNTHA shredding technology, inventor of the UNTHA 4-shaft technology re-launches the most popular versions of the reliable RS series. The types RS30 and RS40 were completely re-engineered, thus offering operators even better process stability. "Despite its technological maturity it was time to review the product design and to even better adapt it to our customers' requirements", says Christian ...

  • New models of the APK automatic bale presses

    These newly designed models have impressed even the most experienced operators in the paper and carton industries and recycling plants, with their high quality build, excellent performance and of course, reliability. Making highly compacted and correctly sized bales provides the most economical use of truck loading logistics, whilst still providing to have excellent through-put capacity. This ...


    By Austropressen

  • Used AMS-4000 For Sale 40HP Strip Cut Shredder with only 6600 hours

    Series 3 industrial paper shredders are available in 20 to 40 horsepower models. They look identical but each successive model has more power, a larger drive and greater shredding capacity. All components, including shafts, cutters and bearings, are sized for the largest horsepower in the series. 20″ W x 71.5″ L infeed conveyor Extra large feed table included ...

  • Adelmann-Umwelt-GmbH-presents new shredder

    Shredder with a single rotary shear scores with superior efficiency and power Based upon a well-engineered, patented and proved technique Adelmann Umwelt GmbH put on the market a shredding machine for treatment and recycling of materials like e-scrap, tyres, commercial waste, paper and production of refused derived fuels. The shredder is already successfully running at the company Remondis ...


    By Adelmann Umwelt GmbH

  • F1315 reconditional industrial shredder available now!

    We have available a 2-shaft shredder F15HP series mod. F 1315 with shaft central supports. Equipped with a 11 kW electric motor, blades mix 1 hook high and radial hook, coupled, 24 mm thickness. Shredding chamber: 1,268 x 620 mm. Recommended for light applications such as wood, plastic panels, automotive components. Less for heavy applications for example paper or tyres. SatrindTech ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • TANA Shark attacks ragger wire in France

    To process a stock of strands coming from the paper industry, the Suez RV Grand-Ouest plant situated at Isigny-le-Buat, France was looking for a slow, robust and efficient shredder. Tana's dealer in the area Smart Equipmenttogether with Smet Rental provided them with the right solution: TANA Shark 440DT. The plant has previously processed electrical cables and has three fast speed shredders ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Smurfit Kappa Recycling publishes five things every council should know

    21 September 2010 - Smurfit Kappa Recycling has published a new Five Things Every Council Should Know about Recycling Paper which it launched at the recent Recycling and Waste Management Exhibition (RWM10) exhibition which took place between the 14 to 16 September at the NEC, Birmingham. The company already works with 18 local authorities across the UK and offers mixed paper collections, bring ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Original is Best – HSM at the trade fair Paperworld

    The office equipment manufacturer HSM GmbH + Co. KG from southern Germany not only focuses on innovation in its products, but also on upholding the traditional values that those products are based on. These values are reflected in its four key messages for the Paperworld trade fair: German Quality, All for Nature, Worldwide Service and Great Partner. The HSM stand can be found at the usual place, ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • Confidential waste is safe and secure with UNTHA RS100 shredder

    SITA UK Secure Shredding Services, the specialist division of the leading recycling and resource management company, have installed the latest UNTHA RS100 shredder at their East London facility.   The robust machine will shred materials that SITA UK collects from a diverse range of private and public organisations. Whilst it will predominantly handle paper documents and files, the RS100 ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Internal communication between company departments imperative for effective electronic recycling

    Cross-departmental reutilization is one of the easiest and most effective means of recycling.   This can be as simple as timely emails to other departments listing available equipment or as complex as a complete intranet system.  For instance, perhaps the shipping department can use some old computers the engineering department has outgrown.  Establishing proper thought ...


    By BCD Electro, Inc.

  • HSM extends its guarantee of document shredders to lifetime validity

    HSM GmbH + Co. KG, the manufacturer of document shredders and cutting machines from southern Germany, has epitomised quality “Made in Germany” for over 40 years with its long-lasting and high-performance products. For this reason, the specialist in data shredding is extending the guarantee for the solid steel cutting rollers in its German-made ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

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