WEIMA stands for active environmental protection and for robust size reduction technology "Made in Germany". Our machines lay the foundation for a sustainable future and are at the beginning of many American recycling loops.Discover more
For over 40 years, we have produced shredding technology for large industry and small craftsman shops alike.Discover more
WEIMA shreds materials like wood, plastic, paper, metal, and waste into a homogenous size.
Waste materials at their best. We turn paper, biomass, wood, and metal into highly compressed briquettes.Discover more
By briquetting waste material, you can reduce the volume by up to 90 percent.
With the presses of the PUEHLER series, WEIMA offers sustainable system solutions for the disposal and recycling of labels, packaging and rework material.Discover more
We drain filled and empty packaging such as plastic bottles and cans, TetraPaks, and bottle labels.
We recommend separating packaging from contents with PUEHLER presses and recycling instead of costly disposal as hazardous waste.
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.Discover more
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.learn more
The proven classic
Economical entry-level machine | 300 mm output
The proven multi-talent with 1,500 mm working width
Basic model for round 50 mm briquettes
Economical compact machine with conveyor belt cut-out
Multi-talent for high-density 50 mm briquettes
Highly productive with big 500 mm rotor diameter
For long and bulky material
With matrix technology for industrial demands
Since 1980 we are always striving to find the perfect shredding solution for our customers. Through meticulous research and development, WEIMA shredders and briquette presses are not only becoming more productive, but also more energy efficient.
As a leader in the shredding industry, we see it as our duty to do our part to keep our planet clean. Recycling and the efficient use of resources are woven into our corporate responsibility. As we always say: #destroyresponsibly
We believe that our customers shouldn’t have to settle for mediocrity. Instead of compromising, we will determine the machine that is right for processing the specific type of waste. Through this process, we can find a shredding solution that gives our customers the highest degree of satisfaction.
We are here to help! Our global customer service technicians are there when you need them, and they will bend over backwards to make things right for our customers. That gives our customers one less thing to worry about so they can focus on what really matters: their production.
WEIMA’s line of recycling equipment is expanded to include drainage and compression technology with its new line of PUEHLER machinery.
Calgan Recliners in Johannisburg are among the biggest manufacturers of upholstered furniture in South Africa. A WL 4 shreds their wood waste.
Growth and success within the manufacturing sector have prompted WEIMA America to strengthen its leadership team internally. Beginning January 1, 2022, Madison Burt will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer. This change will allow the company to better meet the needs of its current and future customers.
Romanian recycling company, SuperBon, uses a primary shredder and two secondary shredders for its production of plastic recyclates before selling the raw materials worldwide.
Using a WEIMA PUEHLER G.300 ReWork draining press, overfilled or underfilled milk cartons are automatically opened and emptied in order to return the recovered milk to the production process at Emmi in Switzerland.
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. On Friday the WEIMA team will host an Oktoberfest themed social to wrap up the event.
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.
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.
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
Midwest Tool Expo
Indiana Hardwood Lumbermens' Association
Plastics Recycling Conference
Southeast Recycling Conference
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Carolinas Recycling Conference
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TAPPI International Flexible Packaging & Extrusion Division Conference
International Mass Timber Conference
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Wood Industry Conference
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International Woodworking Fair
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International Manufacturing Technology Show
Executive Briefing Conference
TAPPI Corrugated Week
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Paper and Plastics Recycling Conference
Pack Expo International
AWFS Fair 2023
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NPE - The Plastics Show