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Destroy Responsibly!

WEIMA named the official recycling partner for the AWFS Fair 2021

Wood waste management doesn't have to be complicated.

WEIMA is once again recognized as the official recycling partner for the AWFS Fair 2021! The Destroy Responsibly program aims to keep tradeshows green while educating woodworkers on the benefits of size reduction.

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Industrial Shredders, Briquetters & Draining 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 & Draining 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 & Draining Presses from WEIMA

Designed and manufactured in Germany

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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 & Draining Presses from WEIMA

Designed and manufactured in Germany

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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 & Draining 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

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.

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News & Press

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Freeman worker collects wood waste on the tradeshow floor
July 14, 2021

Back in Action: WEIMA continues Destroy Responsibly program at AWFS® Fair

WEIMA will be at the AWFS Fair 2021 with the Destroy Responsibly (TM) program in tow. This initiative aims to keep the tradeshow as environmentally friendly as possible!

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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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June 7, 2021

Wood waste piling up? WEIMA has the answer.

It is finally time for the WEIMA team to get back on the road! Wood Pro Expo will be co-located with Closets Conference & Expo this week in West Palm Beach, Florida. The eagerness to get back to the show floor, especially among woodworkers, is palpable.

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May 13, 2021

Congressional visit sparks conversation about the future of recycling

In Exeter, UK, Devon Contract Waste recycles a wide variety of hard plastics. This includes not-so-everyday items such as fuel tanks, kayaks and road cones. The central component of the recycling plant is a WEIMA WLK 1500 single-shaft shredder.

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May 10, 2021

Fearless shredding

For the processing of toxic, corrosive and sometimes flammable waste streams, it simply cannot be a standard off-the-shelf shredder. The Siam City Cement subsidiary Ecocycle in Hon Chong (Kien Giang Province, Vietnam) took up the challenge and found the right technology partner in WEIMA. Toxic hazardous waste now ends up in the calciner for cement production after shredding, instead of in the landfill.

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April 22, 2021

30 percent lower energy costs thanks to Baumüller high-torque drive

In-house recyclers often approach WEIMA with extremely ambitious goals in terms of throughput, energy efficiency and robustness. For good reason: Together with its partners, the shredding specialist from Ilsfeld always develops individual solutions for customers – from the drive concept to the cutting geometry and hopper shape, all the way to automation and interconnection with other components within a processing line.

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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

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Aug 2021

SERC - Southeast Recycling Conference
Orlando, FL
United States

8 — 12

Aug 2021

SuperCorr Expo
Orlando, FL
United States

10 — 12

Aug 2021

WestPack
Anaheim, CA
United States

23 — 25

Aug 2021

TechTextil
Raleigh, NC
United States

1 — 2

Sep 2021

Aluminum USA
Louisville, KY
United States

1 — 2

Sep 2021

Northwest Machine Tool Expo (NWMTE)
Portland, OR
United States

9 — 12

Sep 2021

Craft Brewers Conference
Denver, CO
United States

27 — 29

Sep 2021

Pack Expo
Las Vegas, NV
United States

5 — 8

Oct 2021

Building Components Manufacturers Conference (BCMC)
Omaha, NE
United States

9 — 12

Oct 2021

Associated Cooperages Industries Convention
Key Largo, FL
United States

19 — 21

Oct 2021

EASTEC
West Springfield, MA
United States

26 — 28

Oct 2021

Southtec
Greenville, SC
United States

4 — 6

Nov 2021

Woodworking Machinery & Supply Expo (WMS)
Mississauga, ON
Canada