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Now it is time again for the fabulous conference & trade show WasteExpo, that has been the event for waste and recycling since more than 50 years! WasteExpo brings the entire industry together under one roof and is the most exciting and inspiring waste & recycling event in the U.S. Visit us on May 6-9, 2019 at booth Read more …

AGV forklifts optimize logistics at large warehouse

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In order for waste management to be as efficient and time-saving as possible at your warehouse, it is not sufficient to just focus on what machines you need but also to pay attention to the internal logistics. The entire waste stream has to be optimized: waste being transported from the source, where goods is unpacked, Read more …

Manage your warehouse waste – a constant development project

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The work is not done just because your new waste management solution is in place and in use. The baler and the briquette press must be cleaned regularly and serviced at least once a year to ensure that they are still functional and safe. It is also important to continuously monitor the operations and the Read more …

Tommy – a leading retail chain invests in Orwak balers


Tommy is one of the leading Croatian retail chains with 206 points of sale, where over 200 000 loyal customers shop on a daily basis. Tommy has recently invested in a new effective waste management solution, Orwak balers for sorting and compaction of recyclables. It is impressive to be one of the biggest food retail Read more …

It is always cheaper to sort the waste

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How you handle your waste at your warehouse and logistics center can make a big difference in cost and time. For the cheapest and most efficient waste management, it is highly recommended that you sort all your waste and separate it in different bins. Depending on the type of waste you deal with, there are Read more …

Orwak celebrates machine no. 100 000 since 1971


Orwak celebrates the production of machine number 100 000 in our factory in Sweden since the start in 1971! It is a major milestone in Orwak’s history showing our strength as a worldwide world-class manufacturer of waste compaction equipment. Watch the video greeting from Orwak HQ and see machine no. 100 000 being born! Today, Orwak is a world Read more …

Orwak travels the world


MILES COVERED: Since the beginning in 1971, Orwak has traveled far and wide and our balers and waste compactors have like the first pioneering explorers reached every continent. Some fearlessly sail the seven seas, some find their places in the most remote locations, while others move into prominent people’s homes or become residents of official Read more …

How to optimize waste management at your new warehouse?

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Warehouses and distribution centers are often very large, consisting of several floors and sometimes even several buildings. The waste handling and transportation can be a major challenge in this type of environment. When building new or making additions to existing warehouses, it is important to organize the waste management strategically and effectively, so that the Read more …