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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS – THE ORWAK STORY

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Orwak’s 50th anniversary this year is a significant milestone and an inspiration on the road ahead! It is the time to reminisce, to reflect upon the highlights in the history that brought us to where we are today, but most importantly to look ahead to future experiences and trends, the challenges and opportunities they bring Read more …

ORWAK LAUNCHES 3220 – THE NEW EXTRA LOW-BUILT VERTICAL BALER

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Orwak presents 3220, a brand-new model and the latest addition to the Orwak vertical baler range. We are happy to introduce a versatile baler that meets the market demand for an extra low-built machine! Compact design – plenty of placement options This model comes with a cross cylinder and offers an extra compact machine design Read more …

TOM & ORWAK BALER AT RE-TECH IN SEOUL NOV 26-28, 2020

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Re-Tech, a green innovation platform and an international trade fair for waste management & recycling starts today and runs for three days at Korea International Exhibition Center in Seoul. The company ACI has the smart bin TOM and the baler COMPACT 3110 from Orwak on display at its green stand. Read more about RE-TECH: http://re-tech.org/eng/main/main.php

ORWAK BALER TAKES CARE OF ALL RECYCLABLES ON KASOS ISLAND IN GREECE

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Orwak’s multi-chamber baler 9020S effectively compacts and bales all recyclables on the little Greek island Kasos in the Aegean Sea and thereby provides a significant transport cost reduction for the shipments to the mainland. The southernmost island in the Aegan Sea Kasos, located next to Crete in Greece, is the southernmost island of the Aegean Read more …

A1 INTRODUCES SMART COMMUNICATING WASTE BINS IN CROATIA

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Image text: A1 in Croatia held a press conference and presented smart waste bins. Photo: Dragan Petric, HUB, www.hub.hr A1 in Croatia, a leading provider of digital services and communication solutions, held a press conference and presented three models of smart communicating waste bins, which optimize waste collection and contribute to the environment by reducing Read more …

TINY TOM CRUSHES CARDBOARD FOR COMPOST IN AUSTRALIA

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Trevor Whyte’s newest employee, TOM, is only 1.48 m tall and sends a text when he’s had enough. THE POST, a local Perth News Paper in Australia, recently published an article about TOM being busy crushing compostables to a seventh of their original volume at a beach café. The new Compact Cmpaction Colleague at The Read more …

TOM HELPS MCDONALD’S CHILE CUT THE DAILY WASTE VOLUME BY 80 %

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McDonald’s is committed to improve its waste management, so it installed smart automatic waste bins, achieving a significant reduction in waste collection and in several of its locations. With TOM installed, bag switches occur only 3 times a day vs 3 times per hour before during rush hours. This solution provided by Vigatec, Orwak’s distributor in Read more …

TOM’S TOUCH-FREE CONCEPT CONVINCED TOMMY BEANS

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Vigatec, Orwak’s distributor in Chile, supplied Tommy Beans quick service restaurant with two TOM units. TOM gives Tommy Beans the opportunity to contribute to the environment and save operational costs. The restaurant recently reopened with the implementation of sanitary measures as well as actions contributing to the environment and reducing the carbon footprint. TOM waste Read more …

ORWAK GAINS LONG-TERM CONTRACT WITH X5, RUSSIA’S LARGEST FOOD RETAILER

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Orwak AB has recently via Proshop, its sister company and Russian distributor, entered into a new three-year supply agreement for balers with X5 Retail Group (X5), Russia’s largest food retailer. The contract entails roll-out of approximately 8 000 balers to the chain’s stores in this period of time. X5 has displayed strong expansion and today, Read more …

CARDBOARD BALERS CUT COSTS AND FREE UP SPACE IN NYC HIGH-RISE RESIDENTIAL APARTMENT BUILDINGS

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Running a recycling program in a large residential building can be time-consuming and labor-intensive. A big city apartment building can accumulate hundreds of boxes each week, which quickly overwhelms maintenance and storage areas. One building, The Orion, a luxury condominium on West 42nd Street in New York City, found a convenient, space-saving solution; compacting and Read more …