What does COVID-19 mean for America’s (and other countries) medical waste landscape?

USA, 07.04.2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is a global crisis which is not just affecting the USA’s healthcare system, but also our business, education, and environmental sectors too.


50 years of reliability: UNTHA starts the anniversary year with pioneering innovations

Salzburg, 31.03.2020

2020 is a very special year for UNTHA shredding technology, based in Kuchl bei Salzburg/Austria. 50 years ago, the foundation was laid for the company that has since grown into one of the leading manufacturers of shredding technology. 2020 will pay tribute to this major milestone, as well as showcase a range of innovations that lead the way to the future.


10 things to prioritize when buying a new shredder

USA, 27.03.2020

With shredders playing an increasingly crucial part in waste management and recycling facilities throughout the USA, operators are quite right to ensure these assets deliver on their promises. But once required simply to act as heavy-duty workhorses, these machines must now demonstrate far more sophisticated performance criteria, if they are to provide a true return on investment.


Reflecting on the Waste-to-Energy industry in Australia

Australia, 19.03.2020

Over the last 12 months, the Waste-to-Energy (WtE) topic has been hotting up in Australia – so where are we now in 2020?


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…