Mattress shredding – the USA’s next big recycling trend?

USA, 11.02.2020

It is reported that, in the USA alone, 50,000 mattresses are thrown away every single day.


Special XR demo day scheduled for Australia

Australia, 20.01.2020

Waste, recycling and alternative fuel production specialists in Australia are being invited to get up close to the world-renowned UNTHA XR mobil-e shredder, as partner FOCUS Enviro prepares for a VIP demo day on Thursday 20 February ...

XR3000 at Schaufler

Austrian metals recycling specialist invests in new UNTHA XR

Ybbs, Austria, 13.01.2020

UNTHA shredding technology, increasingly leverages the performance and efficiency of its XR series for material recycling. Numerous shredders of this series are already being used for this particular purpose. The latest example is Schaufler, based in Ybbs an der Donau, which has decided to invest in the power of the XR3000C.

UNTHA - Thomas Rest

UNTHA staff spotlight - Thomas Rest


He’s lucky enough to have worked with clients the length and breadth of Europe, but he’s usually at his happiest when he’s close to home – and the mountains – here in Kuchl. In our latest employee Q&A we talk confidential waste, collaboration and cuisines with our shredder sales specialist, Thomas Rest.

XR3000 at Lancashire

Lancashire Waste boosts SRF production capacity with new UNTHA shredders

Lancashire, UK, 18.12.2019

Alternative fuel production specialist Lancashire Waste Recycling has halved plant wear costs and further boosted manufacturing capacity with an investment in its sixth UNTHA shredder.


UNTHA staff spotlight - Hector Montellano


UNTHA’s director of sales and business development for Latin America, Spain and Portugal has made quite an impact on companies in these locations. Here, you start to see why, in this quickfire interview with our long-standing colleague…

UNTHA Sales and business development manager Remi Boilley

UNTHA staff spotlight - Remi Boilley


He may be officially based with the team here at our Austrian HQ, but sales manager Rémi is also a familiar face in the recycling industries in France, Scandanavia, Africa and Benelux. Here, he talks about some of his favourite things – from the UNTHA RS100 shredder, to a large bowl of Thai food and hiking in the mountains! You can learn more about him, in this latest employee spotlight…

Rob Andrews handling a UNTHA XR3000

XR3000C mobil-e completes industry-first plant for AD and blood plastics

Yorkshire, UK, 07.10.2019

The UK’s first category-3 licensed waste plant able to transform AD and blood plastics into a clean secondary material for remanufacturing, is in its final stages of commissioning. And the pioneering facility promises to be zero waste from day one. At the heart of the operation is an UNTHA XR3000C mobil-e

UNTHA XR3000 at CONOSA plant

Shredder boosts waste-derived fuel production by 700% at CENOSA plant

Honduras, 16.09.2019

Cement manufacturing specialist CENOSA is no stranger to the co-processing of waste to produce alternative fuels. In fact – as part of the company’s goal to become the most sustainable cement business in central America – the environmentally-conscious firm has been creating waste derived fuels (CDR) since 2007. But as demand for landfill diversion strategies has increased throughout Honduras, so too has interest in CENOSA’s alternative fuel production capabilities. They have therefore invested in a new state-of-the-art facility to help transform the country’s resource agenda.

UNTHA RS40 Shredder

K 2019: The shredding specialist for particularly tough cases

Dusseldorf, 10.09.2019

When it comes to plastics, UNTHA is without a doubt the ultimate specialist for customer-specific solutions and particularly complex applications. Visit us at hall 9, stand B56.