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Open House October

Join us at our North American headquarters for machine demonstrations, food, and more!

We hope to see you in Fort Mill!

WEIMA America’s headquarters will open its doors for an Open House event in late October! The week will showcase industry-specific machinery demonstrations, as well as lunches throughout the week with the team.

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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

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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 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.
Agricultural film shredder on Crete, Greece
Corrugated cardboard shredding with WEIMA WKS 1800 shredder
WEIMA WKS 1800 shredder recycling mixed post-consumer plastic waste
Hydraulic drive powered WKS 2200 shredder recycles circuit boards in South Korea
Shredding of mixed wood scrap in Vietnam with WEIMA wood grinders
PowerLine 3000 single-shaft shredder from WEIMA for rdf production
Plywood shredding in France with WEIMA WLK 18 Jumbo shredder
Plastic film shredding and extrusion with WEIMA and EREMA
Waste shredder from WEIMA in India

      News & Press

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      September 27, 2021

      WEIMA America Opens Doors for Open House October

      WEIMA returned to the tradeshow floor with the Destroy Responsibly program in tow! Exhibitors and attendees were encouraged to rethink the wood waste created during their production processes and how it can be effectively and environmentally managed.

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      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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      The Destroy Responsibly program at the AWFS Fair 2021
      August 24, 2021

      All Hands on Deck at AWFS® Fair 2021

      WEIMA returned to the tradeshow floor with the Destroy Responsibly program in tow! Exhibitors and attendees were encouraged to rethink the wood waste created during their production processes and how it can be effectively and environmentally managed.

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      August 18, 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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      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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      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

      26 — 28

      Oct 2021

      Southtec
      Greenville, SC
      United States

      4 — 6

      Nov 2021

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

      10 — 12

      May 2022

      Waste Expo
      Las Vegas, NV
      United States

      23 — 26

      Aug 2022

      International Woodworking Fair
      Atlanta, GA
      United States

      12 — 17

      Sep 2022

      International Manufacturing Technology Show
      Chicago, IL
      United States

      25 — 28

      Jul 2023

      AWFS Fair 2023
      Las Vegas, NV
      United States

      6 — 10

      May 2024

      NPE - The Plastics Show
      Orlando, FL
      United States

      9 — 12

      Sep 2024

      SuperCorr Expo
      Orlando, FL
      United States