IBC container recycling with WEIMA shredder and Neue Herbold granulator
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Plastic Recycling
With WEIMA Shredders
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Refuse-derived fuel production with WEIMA waste shredder
02 / 05
Waste-to-Energy
Heavy duty single-shaft pre and secondary shredders for RDF production
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An orange WEIMA shredder is loaded with pulper ropes from paper recycling
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Timeless.
With WEIMA technology you are always on the safe side.
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WEIMA drainage press compresses PET bottles
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Simply. Robust.
Hydraulic presses for draining and compressing
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WEIMA service technician with yellow jacket greeting a customer in front of a shredding machine
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We care.
The WEIMA service promise.
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WEIMA is a leading manufacturer of machines for shredding, briquetting and dewatering of waste and residual materials from plastics, wood, paper, metal and biomass.

WEIMA at a glance

Our shredders are at the beginning of many recycling cycles. WEIMA shredding technology contributes to turning unused waste back into valuable materials. We are a partner of the industry as well as the trade, a driver of the recycling economy and a proud solution provider for a sustainable future.
44+
years of experience
40k+
machines sold
320+
employees

The circle starts with us.

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.
The circle starts with us.

We support the circular economy.

The Destroy Responsibly™ program makes trade shows and other events more sustainable. A fully functional shredding line recycles waste where it is generated: right on the event site.
WEIMA is a proud technology partner of the Precious Plastic Community. Together we develop solutions and compact machines for micro recycling projects.

New customer installations

With annually 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.
Two white shredders with conveyor belts in a warehouse
An orange shredder shreds municipal waste in a recycling plant.
An orange WEIMA W5.18 single-shaft shredder shreds LDPE film at RKW in Hoogstraten, Belgium
WEIMA WLK 15 single-shaft shredder for waste wood at Grayson Lumber mill
An orange shredder in South Korea that shreds old tires.
Aerial view of an orange shredder shredding municipal waste at a recycling company in South Korea
An orange shredder at a recycling company in South Korea shreds industrial waste.
An orange shredder in South Korea shredding old textiles.
orange shredder shredding municipal waste at a recycling company in South Korea
WEIMA PreCut 2500 shreds pulper waste from paper recycling process and is loaded by crane
orange WEIMA WLK 1500 shredder shreds fish nets at a customer in South Korea
an orange WEIMA shredder W5.18 at a plastics recycler in the Netherlands
an orange shredder from WEIMA shreds wood waste at a customer in Sweden
An orange WEIMA WLK 1500 shredder at Kloboucká lesní in the Czech Republic
orange weima shredder next to a blue erema extrusion system for film recycling
weima shredder connected to an erema extrusion machine
weima shredder conveyor belt feeds erema extrusion machine
weima shredder filled by forklift with hdpe pipe offcuts
orange WEIMA WLK 1500 shredder with a tilting table at Unilin in Belgium
Orange red weima powerline 3000 shredder in australia with conveyor belt
orange weima shredder next to conveyor belt inside hall for municipal waste treatment (MSW)
WEIMA WL4 Shredder in joinery
WEIMA WLK 1500 Shredder at Palaplast
weima shredder outside in front of air extraction system and truck container
orang weima shredder in production hall with conveyor belt
orange weima shredder with conveyor belts and hydraulic drive power pack in south korea
WEIMA Wood Shredder at British Recycling company
dust extraxction system with orange weima shredder
orange red weima plastic shredder with conveyor belts in production hall in england
green weima wood strips shredder with container underneath
three weima employees with yellow warning vests in front of an orange weima shredder
orange red weima shredder with conveyor belts in belgium
four persons in front of a weima shredder in mexico
red orange weima shredder wlk 10 with conveyor belts in romania production hall
two yellow weima waste shredder in egypt
Blue weima metal briquette press next to loose steel turnings
Shredding of post-consumer and post-industrial plastic scrap with a WEIMA WLK 30 Super Jumbo shredder
WEIMA FineCut single-shaft shredder pre-shreds plastic for inhouse recycling
WEIMA S7.25 lift-up single-shaft shredder at customer site shreds plastic waste
Newly installed WEIMA WLK 4 plastic shredder inside Zaplas production hall
Two WEIMA employees next to WEIMA PUEHLER press E.200 in America
Industrial waste shredding in South Korea with WEIMA shredder
Feeding of WEIMA PowerLine 3000 single-shaft shredder in Morocco
Shredding plastic hangers with WEIMA WLK 4
TH 800 M Aluminiumpresse in Schweden
Plastika Kritis shredder WEIMA PreCut 3000 with wheel loader
WKS 1800 shredder for corrugated paper and cardboard scrap
Post-consumer plastic waste shredding Denmark with WEIMA shredders
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

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      June 18, 2024

      Unlocking Efficiency and Sustainability: New Belgium Brewing’s Success with WEIMA

      With a WEIMA G.200 Drainage Press, New Belgium Brewing in Fort Collins, Colorado, has advanced its production line’s efficiency and sustainability, making it safer, cleaner, and easier to recycle.

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      WEIMA CSO Kay trained in front of a glazed office
      June 14, 2024

      Kay Schulte is the new CSO at WEIMA – Leading Trade Shows IFAT and NPE a Resounding Success

      The first half of the 2024 trade show year developed extremely positively for WEIMA. This was primarily due to the company presentations in Orlando (USA) and Munich. In his new role as Chief Sales Officer of the WEIMA Group, Kay Schulte was responsible for the leading trade fairs NPE and IFAT for the first time.

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      A red-orange Shredder with a blue box of wood waste and input material
      May 8, 2024

      Jardan Takes the Lead: Embracing Sustainable Practices in Manufacturing

      Jardan creates responsible furniture and lighting with a deep connection to the Australian way of life, with manufacturing headquarters in Melbourne, show rooms across four states and another about to open.

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      March 20, 2024

      WEIMA at NPE2024: Plastic Recycling in Focus

      NPE2024 isn’t just any trade show—it’s the pinnacle event in the plastic industry! WEIMA will play a crucial role in giving attendees the chance to immerse themselves in the transformative journey from waste to resource.

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      March 1, 2024

      Stronger together: WEIMA system solutions for waste shredding and processing with powerful partners at IFAT 2024

      At IFAT 2024 in Munich, WEIMA will be presenting itself as an experienced provider of single or multi-stage system solutions for shredding and processing all types of waste – especially to produce secondary fuels.

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      A mountain of silver aluminium briquettes from the TH 1500
      March 1, 2024

      Future-oriented metal recycling: De Rooy relies on WEIMA solutions for briquetting and dewatering

      The collaboration between De Rooy, Nuenen in the Netherlands and WEIMA Maschinenbau GmbH shows how the circular economy can be implemented in metal processing. They worked together on a solution to not only transport and dispose of metal waste such as grinding sludge and aluminium chips in a space-saving and cost-effective manner, but also to convert it into valuable, reusable materials.

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      Trade Shows & Conferences

      We are looking forward to meeting you

      28 — 30

      Aug 2024

      RETECH South Korea
      (Seoul)

      3 — 6

      Sep 2024

      Trä & Teknik Sweden
      (Gothenburg)

      10 — 14

      Sep 2024

      AMB Germany
      (Stuttgart)

      11 — 12

      Sep 2024

      PRWE Belgium
      (Brussels)

      10 — 12

      Sep 2024

      PRS Middle East & Africa VEA
      (Dubai)

      23 — 27

      Sep 2024

      Colombiaplast Colombia
      (Bogota)

      9 — 10

      Oct 2024

      Recycling-Technik Germany
      (Dortmund)

      15 — 19

      Oct 2024

      Fakuma Germany
      (Friedrichshafen)

      16 — 18

      Oct 2024

      IFAT India India
      (Mumbai)

      26 — 28

      Nov 2024

      BrauBeviale Germany
      (Nuremberg)

      4 — 6

      Dec 2024

      PRS India India
      (Mumbai)

      1 — 2

      Apr 2025

      PRSE Netherlands
      (Amsterdam)

      15 — 17

      May 2025

      IFAT Eurasia Turkey
      (Istanbul)

      26 — 30

      May 2025

      LIGNA Germany
      (Hanover)

      15 — 17

      Sep 2025

      drinktec Germany
      (Munich)

      8 — 15

      Oct 2025

      K-Messe Germany
      (Düsseldorf)

      7 — 10

      Oct 2025

      Pollutec France
      (Lyon)