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Detailed rendering of shredding process with WEIMA WLK 1500 single-shaft shredder
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Sustainable

shredding + compressing

Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.

WEIMA stands for active environmental protection and for robust shredding technology "Made in Germany". Our machines lay the foundation for a resource-efficient future and are at the beginning of many recycling loops. That's what makes us proud.

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Industrial Shredders, Briquetters & Drainage Presses from WEIMA

Designed and manufactured in Germany

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Shredding

Shredding

Shredding

For over 40 years, we have produced shredding technology for large industry and small craftsman shops alike.

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Did you know?

WEIMA shreds materials like wood, plastic, paper, metal, and waste into a homogenous size.

Valuable scrap

Shredded scrap is used for the production of new raw materials.

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Industrial Shredders, Briquetters & Drainage Presses from WEIMA

Designed and manufactured in Germany

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Briquetting

Briquetting

Briquetting

Waste materials at their best. We turn paper, biomass, wood, and metal into highly compressed briquettes.

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Did you know?

By briquetting waste material, you can reduce the volume by up to 90 percent.

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Industrial Shredders, Briquetters & Drainage Presses from WEIMA

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Drainage

Sustainable drainage and compaction of production waste

Draining + compacting

With the presses of the PUEHLER series, WEIMA offers sustainable system solutions for the disposal and recycling of labels, packaging and rework material.

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Did you know?

We drain filled and empty packaging such as plastic bottles and cans, TetraPaks, and bottle labels.

Recycling instead of waste

We recommend separating packaging from contents with PUEHLER presses and recycling instead of costly disposal as hazardous waste.

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Industrial Shredders, Briquetters & Drainage Presses from WEIMA

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Service

We care.

Maintenance. Repair. Spare parts.

To ensure that your WEIMA, now and in the future, lacks nothing, WEIMA Service supports you from installation to inspection and maintenance to repair of your system.

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Industrial Shredders, Briquetters & Drainage Presses from WEIMA

Designed and manufactured in Germany

SPECIAL NEWS

WEIMA sustainability program celebrates 10 years of successful recycling

Making events greener. Our Destroy Responsibly™ program has made tradeshows more environmentally sound by providing an on-site shredding system at industry events where substantial waste is generated.

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WEIMA at a glance

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years of experience
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40k
machines sold
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300
employees
Numbers. Data. Facts. We are a mid-sized family-owned company based in the heart of Baden-Württemberg. Our core competencies are the shredding and compacting of all kinds of waste. WEIMA machines turn big into small again. Together with our customers, we lay the foundation for a world without (unused) waste.

New customer installations

With more than 1,200 machines delivered worldwide, it's easy to get lost in the shuffle. For this reason, we have put together a selection of the most exciting current projects for you.
Circuit boards shredding with WEIMA WKS 2200 shredder
WKS 2200 shredders grind wood waste in Vietnam
PowerLine 3000 single-shaft shredder from WEIMA
WEIMA WLK 18 Jumbo wood grinder shreds plywood production waste in France
Plastic film recycling with WEIMA Shredder and EREMA extruder
Commercial waste shredder from WEIMA in Cambodia
Municipal waste shredding from WEIMA in India

      News & Press

      You read it here first

      September 10, 2021

      Sustainable. Innovative. Digital. – WEIMA at the LIGNA.Innovation Network

      At the digital LIGNA.Innovation Network on September 27-29, WEIMA will show you how best to deal with wood waste. The focus will be on sustainable recycling solutions for subsequent energy generation.

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      rejects
      August 17, 2021

      Pulper Waste. Power. Profit.

      A Turkish company, KMK Paper, becomes self-sufficient by converting its pulper waste from paper production into a fuel that provides energy for its own operations. The company lowers costs while reducing waste in the environment!

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      Two-stage shredding solution with WEIMA shredder and Neue Herbold granulator
      August 3, 2021

      Focus on circular economy – WEIMA shredders at Fakuma 2021

      At the 27th Fakuma, WEIMA will present fundamental process steps on the way to efficient recycling of plastics at a joint booth with its long-standing partner Neue Herbold.

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      Managing director Andreas Mack in front of a WKS 1800 shredder
      July 1, 2021

      Outlook: Andreas Mack on innovation, recycling, and IOT in the post-Corona era

      In an interview with international engineering news platform Easy Engineering, WEIMA managing director Andreas Mack gives insight into innovations, solutions and their impact on customers.

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      Rendering of the WEIMA drainage presses PUEHLER G ReWork
      June 22, 2021

      New WEIMA presses for economical drainage and compaction with proven PÜHLER know-how

      Recycling specialist from Ilsfeld expands its range of solutions for compaction technology

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      WEIMA ZM 40 four-shaft wood shredder in Russian furniture manufacturers production halls
      June 8, 2021

      Long wood scrap for long winters

      Russian furniture giant Lerom relies on a WEIMA ZM 40 four-shaft shredder to process more than 20 cubic meters of wood waste from production every day.

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      WEIMA in Motion

      Hundreds of videos are waiting on you

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      We Shred

      See for yourself the full spectrum of WEIMA’s shredding capabilities. From the typical applications like wood, paper, and plastic to the extraordinary applications like kevlar or paper money.

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      We Briquette

      Our media center is growing regularly, giving you the opportunity to see our full capabilities in action! If you want to see how deodorant containers, wood shavings, cigarettes, or elephant grass look once briquetted, this is the place where you’ll find just that.

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      We Compact

      Whether it's customer installations or trials in our technical center – if you are interested in draining and compressing empty or filled packaging, beverage cans or even labels, bottle caps and tags, you will find the right solution with WEIMA

      Trade Shows & Conferences

      We are looking forward to meeting you

      27 — 29

      Sep 2021

      LIGNA Innovation Network
      Online

      29 — 30

      Sep 2021

      Plastics Recycling World
      Essen
      (Germany)

      12 — 15

      Oct 2021

      Pollutec
      Lyon
      (France)

      12 — 16

      Oct 2021

      Fakuma
      Friedrichshafen
      (Germany)

      21 — 23

      Oct 2021

      IFAT Eurasia
      Istanbul
      (Turkey)

      27 — 28

      Oct 2021

      Waste Expo
      Melbourne
      (Australia)

      4 — 5

      Nov 2021

      PRSE
      Amsterdam
      (Netherlands)

      7 — 9

      Nov 2021

      Gulfood Manufacturing
      Dubai
      (UAE)

      10 — 11

      Nov 2021

      Greener Manufacturing Show
      Cologne
      (Germany)

      15 — 18

      Nov 2021

      Arabplast
      Dubai
      (UAE)

      30 — 3

      Nov 2021

      WOODEX
      Moscow
      (Russia)

      2 — 4

      Dec 2021

      IFAT India
      Gujarat
      (India)

      1 — 4

      Feb 2022

      Eurobois
      Lyon
      (France

      6 — 9

      Feb 2022

      W Exhibition
      Birmingham
      (Great Britain)

      17 — 21

      Feb 2022

      Plastindia
      New Delhi
      (India)

      14 — 17

      Mar 2022

      FIMMA
      Bento Gonçalves
      (Brazil)

      29 — 1

      Mar 2022

      FIMMA Maderalia
      Valencia
      (Spain)

      29 — 1

      Mar 2022

      Holz-Handwerk
      Nuremberg
      (Germany)

      5 — 8

      Apr 2022

      FIP
      Lyon
      (France)

      26 — 29

      Apr 2022

      Anuga FoodTec
      Cologne
      (Germany

      30 — 3

      May 2022

      IFAT
      Munich
      (Germany)

      12 — 16

      Sep 2022

      Drinktec
      Munich
      (Germany)

      19 — 26

      Oct 2022

      K
      Düsseldorf
      (Germany)

      8 — 10

      Nov 2022

      BrauBeviale
      Nuremberg
      (Germany)