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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 …

BALER WITH COMMUNICATION SKILLS KEEPS TRACK OF YOUR BALES

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Is your company handling big volumes of packaging material and generating a lot of bales? Or are you in the recycling business and collect bales at customer sites? Would it not be fabulous, if the balers could help you keep track of the exact flow of bales and alert you when there is a certain Read more …

TURN BIG VOLUMES INTO BRIQUETTES

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Are you looking for an automated waste management solution? A piece of equipment that is compact enough to easily fit indoors and requires no manual work from your staff? Then a briquette press is one option that you may not have considered yet! It is an effective and profitable waste management solution for packaging material Read more …

A SMALL BALER CAN MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE. WHAT CAN IT DO FOR YOU?

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Are you running a convenience store, a quick service restaurant or a gas station store? Is packaging waste piling up around your site and is store and storage space at a premium? That is a common scenario, but there is an effective way to take control of your waste management and cut costs. Empty packaging Read more …