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A little while ago we wrote an article discussing various work environment risks associated with waste management in the retail sector. The subject attracted a good deal of interest, so we contacted Katrin Dagergren, work environment expert at the Swedish Trade Association for Retail “Svensk Handel”, for some more answers to your and our questions. Read more …

In-store waste management – a work environment issue

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Most people, who work in a store, must handle various types of waste on a daily basis. Boxes and other corrugated cardboard wrappings make up the majority of waste within the retail and grocery sectors. Few people give thought to the fact that such work can result in occupational injury and even an increased safety Read more …

From expensive waste to pure income

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Most people know that incinerating waste is purely a cost. So this is something that you, as a grocery retailer, will want to reduce as much as possible. Unsorted waste goes straight to incineration plants via refuse collection companies that pay for incineration by the ton. These companies charge their customers even more in order Read more …

ORWAK BALERS AT ALL FIFA WORLD CUP ARENAS IN RUSSIA

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After the grand opening ceremony in Moscow on June 14th, the 2018 FIFA World Cup is currently running in Russia. The Championship is no doubt an important and spectacular event that attracts a huge audience worldwide and many fans are lucky to experience it first hand by attending one of the matches. Russia expects more Read more …

How waste management is stealing your store’s resources

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Unpacking goods is a natural part of day-to-day work for grocery retailers. So natural, in fact, that most people rarely think of all the time spent on packaging waste – waste that also takes up valuable space in already limited storage areas and results in significant transport costs. Time and resources that could have been Read more …

NEW COMPACT BALER WITH EXTRA WIDE LOADING GATE

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Orwak launches a new baler in the COMPACT family. The new addition, model 3120, offers strong compaction on the spot: compact machine design, yet impressive volume reduction and a bale weight of up to 100 kg. The loading gate is extra wide, 1000 mm, and for rich placement opportunities, the 3120 is a single phase Read more …

Grand Opening Ceremony of Orwak Espana

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EnviroGlobal, Orwak’s distributor in Spain, just opened its new head office and showroom in Madrid. It is a strategic decision to relocate to the capital to get closer to the customers and to develop the market opportunities further. Rutger Willemse, leading EnviroGlobal, and Victoria Torrecilla, heading up sales, recently moved to Madrid and the team Read more …

VISIT US IN LAS VEGAS APRIL 23-26

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WasteExpo -The Leading Environment & Waste Trade Show in the U.S. is celebrating 5o years. Celebrate with us! Conference & Special Events: April 23-26, 2018 Exhibits: April 24-26, 2018 Las Vegas Convention Center, Central Halls Las Vegas, NV, USA Visit Orwak at booth #1229! We launch FLEX 4360, the new waste compactor for two-wheeled 96 Read more …

NEW SMART IN-BIN COMPACTION SOLUTION

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Orwak broadens its product range further by presenting a new application for waste compaction in two-wheeled bins. The new waste compactor comes in two models; FLEX 4240 for 240 L bins and FLEX 4360 for 360 L (96 gal) bins, and the units are easily extendable with additional bin chambers. CLEVER DESIGN – EASILY EXTENDABLE Read more …

Watch The New Orwak Best Features Movie

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We are now launching the new movie “Orwak Best Features”. Watch the highlights of the broad Orwak range on YouTube! View the best features of the balers and waste compactors in the different product families and how you can benefit from them!