The high-performance shredder for material recycling

Austria, 11.02.2021

UNTHA shredding technology headquartered in Kuchl bei Salzburg, Austria, has developed a particularly powerful package for recycling plastics and for shredding residual wood. The shredder of the new CR class is particularly resilient and ideal for difficult requirements and extreme conditions. The high-performance direct drive and the efficient cutting system stand for very high throughputs.


RS50 for the shredding of conductor boards

France, 02.02.2021

Morphosis, a French company, has been processing electronic scrap since 2008. Founder and CEO Serge Kimbel has taken his innovative processes one step further and founded WEEECycling, headquartered in Tourville-les-Ifs, in 2019, specialising in the extraction and refining of rare and precious metals. Since December 2020, the company has been using an RS50 shredder from Austrian premium manufacturer UNTHA shredding technology for the efficient shredding of conductor boards.


How will the Planned Preventative Maintenance of waste machinery evolve in 2021?


Planned Preventative Maintenance is nothing new. However, despite the benefits of a scheduled maintenance routine, this proactive approach to ensuring an asset or site’s upkeep, is still so often disregarded. But why, and how will PPM evolve in 2021?


Holzbau Rohrmoser relies on UNTHA shredding technology to heat its business premises as well as the adjacent residential building

Austria, 21.01.2021

The Rohrmoser carpentry and timber construction business based in Flachau/Salzburg appreciates the quality of the UNTHA LR700 shredder. The waste wood from the company’s production as well as building sites is processed by the compact shredder into high-grade fuel for a wood-chip heating system. The business and the residential building that joins it cover their energy needs for the winter with the material produced in-house.


WEEE recycler takes delivery of fourth UNTHA shredder

Poland, 18.12.2020

Waste electric and electronic equipment (WEEE) specialist Polska Korporacja Recyklingu – based in Lublin (Poland) – has taken delivery of its fourth UNTHA shredder, to support the company with its continued growth.


New waste shredder transforms co-processing capabilities of Geocycle Argentina

Argentina, 09.12.2020

An UNTHA XR3000C mobil-e shredder is now in operation at Geocycle’s co-processing facility in Córdoba, Argentina, as the innovative waste handler continues to progress towards a zero-waste future.


With UNTHA shredding technology, Metran gets the best out of rigid plastics compounds

Austria, 24.11.2020

The good news: Just because a Bobby Car is broken does not mean that it has reached the end of its life. In fact, it will be used to manufacture a new Bobby Car or plastics parts, thanks to the optimised breakdown of the composite materials for further sorting. Among other things, Metran Aufbereitungsges.m.b.H. in Kematen an der Ybbs/Lower Austria specialises in the processing of rigid plastics, a fairly new waste collection category. In the XR3000C shredder by UNTHA, the company has found the perfect solution for single-phase shredding.


Revive IT supercharges confidential waste capabilities with new UNTHA recycling technology

UK, 10.11.2020

A new confidential waste shredder has been commissioned at Revive IT’s headquarters in Leeds, as the national computer recycler prepares to double in size in 2021.


The extremely robust RC cutting system for the XR series

Austria, 13.10.2020

With the RC cutting system for the XR series, UNTHA has developed an innovative cutter geometry with improved infeed characteristics that enables a high throughput and a highly homogeneous output material. The robust cutting chamber is designed for the pre-shredding of particularly bulky materials and materials with a high content of non-shreddable items.


UNTHA XR targeted to recycle one million mattresses at new Textek facility

United Kingdom, 04.09.2020

Following 18 months of research, design and development, an automated mattress recycling line is now in full operation at Textek. And now all eyes are on a target to recycle one million end-of-life mattresses at the facility in 2020, thanks to two UNTHA XR3000C shredders that lie at its heart.