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Cardboard, Waste & Garbage Compactors

Customised recycling solutions to suit your requirements

Wastech Engineering design, manufacturer and service a broad range of cardboard, recycling , organics and general waste compactors for supply and installation Australia wide

For light, medium and high-density waste and recyclable materials, Wastech has your compactor solution. Available across our range are several options from stationary and transportable to recycling and cardboard compactors that can be tailored specifically for onsite requirements and your individual handling/loading preferences.

Wastech’s experienced consultants work closely with clients to specify the correct compactor taking into consideration site, space, budget and what waste types the machine will fundamentally process such as organics, cardboard, glass, plastic, aluminium or commingled waste.

There’s a compactor for – Cardboard

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Environmental and economic benefits of recycling compactors

There are many benefits to using a recycling or cardboard compactor as part of a wider waste management plan. A compactor will free up valuable space, minimise human resources required to manage waste, and efficiently divert recyclables from landfill contributing to a sustainable environment.

Contact Wastech today and our waste consultant specialists can advise your business on the best compactor solution to minimise your on or off-site waste operating costs.

Transportable &
Integrated Compactors

Movable compactors providing the ultimate flexibility

Our Transportable/Integrated Compactor range allows for safe and efficient off-site removal once full.

Wastech allow operators the ability to reposition their waste, organics or recycling compactor to suit site requirements by proving three model options, paired with a variety of bin sizing options. This makes it easy to find the right compactor for your different waste applications.

Our range provides many loading options including; by hand, chute loading, bin lifter and tippler bin.

T1000-Compactor

Wastech in association with our key compacting partner, Presto, a global leader in the field of compacting recycling and residual waste, deliver our clients consistent first-class industry performance.

Rota-Pack Compactor

The Rota-Pak Compactor features auger compaction of large volume waste, recycling and organics. These compactors provide superior and more hygienic compaction of wet waste. Ideal for apartments, food preparation facilities and multi-use organisations.

Model Rota-Pack Compactor
Applications Wet Waste Cardboard Co-mingle Recycling
Industries Warehouses Distribution Centres Food Manufacturing Shopping Centres Supermarkets Hospitals
Clear Top Opening (W x L) 1300 x 1000mm
Machine Capacity 120m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) Continuous
Motor Size 7.5kW

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T1000 Compactor

This is a compactor specifically for use with a variety of dry waste and recycling items, offering strong compaction and total containment of  materials for transport. The T1000 Compactor is ideal for dry general waste, cardboard and other recyclables.

Model T1000
Compactor
Applications Dry Waste
Industries Warehouses
Distribution Centres
Shopping Centres
Supermarkets
Hospitals
Clear Top
Opening (W x L)
1500 x 1000mm
Machine Capacity 90m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 40 seconds
Motor Size 5.5kW

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Pendulum Compactor

Our Pendulum Compactor range offers bin sizes from 8m³ to 23m³ and is ideal for organic waste. The pendulum compactor is the perfect compactor for wholesale fruit and vegetable operators, market gardeners and the like.

Model Pendulum Compactor
Applications Wet Waste
Organics
Industries Warehouses
Distribution Centre
Food Manufacturing
Shopping Centre
Supermarkets
Hospitals
Clear Top
Opening (W x L)
1200 x 1430mm
Machine Capacity 120m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 20 seconds
Motor Size 5.5kW

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Wastech Smartweigh System

A clever way of monitoring compactor use and weights in shared facilities, the Smartweigh system provides accurate and comprehensive data on each individual disposal by weight, making it easy to establish a shared cost, ‘user pay’ system.

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Stationary Compactors

For larger waste volumes and a more permanent installation, Wastech deliver a selection of stationary compacters that are durable, flexible in design and engineered for maximum efficiency in applications ranging from use in general use through to applications in transfer stations.

Ideal to compact and contain large amounts of general waste, paper, cardboard, plastic and other recyclables, the stationary compactor range’s superior compaction force using auger and blade compaction technology. The stationary compactor range helps reduce waste transportation costs while increasing site floor space and promoting recycling to reduce environmental impact.

ST1000 Stationary Compactor

With a very short head that’s ideal for compacted spaces, the ST1000 Stationary Compactor provides strong crushing power for use with cardboard boxes and general waste. The powerpack and control box are remote mounted to suite a variety of installations.

Model ST1000 Compactor
Applications Cardboard, plastic and other dry waste & recycling materials
Industries Warehouses Distribution Centres Shopping Centres Supermarkets Hospitals
Clear Top Opening (W x L) 1500 x 875mm
Machine Capacity 110m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 40 seconds
Motor Size 7.5kW

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S1500 Stationary Compactor

Designed for compaction and containment of medium to large volumes of compactable materials, including general waste, paper, cardboard and other recyclables, the S1500 Stationary Compactor is ideal for commercial customers.

Model S1500 Compactor
Applications Cardboard, plastic and other dry waste & recycling materials
Industries Warehouses Distribution Centres Shopping Centres Supermarkets Hospitals
Clear Top Opening (W x L) 1500 x 1340mm
Machine Capacity 110m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 47 seconds
Motor Size 7.5kW

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S2000 Stationary Compactor

The S2000 Stationary Compactor can be designed for hand, bin lifter, tippler bin and chute loading and is well suited to compact and contain large volumes of compactable materials, including general waste, paper, cardboard and other recyclables.

Model S2000
Compactor
Applications Cardboard, plastic and other dry waste & recycling materials
Industries Warehouses
Distribution Centres
Shopping Centres
Supermarkets
Hospitals
Clear Top
Opening (W x L)
1500 x 1650mm
Machine Capacity 110 or 142m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 55 or 43 seconds
Motor Size 7.5 or 11kW

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S3000 Stationary Compactor

With all the great features of the S2000, with its superior compaction force, the S3000 Stationary Compactor can handle even larger volumes of general waste, paper, cardboard and other recyclables.

Model S3000
Compactor
Applications Cardboard, plastic and other dry waste & recycling materials
Industries Warehouses
Distribution Centres
Shopping Centres
Supermarkets
Hospitals
Clear Top
Opening (W x L)
1500 x 2150mm
Machine Capacity 110 or 142m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 70 or 55 seconds
Motor Size 7.5 or 11kW

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S4000 Stationary Compactor

With its large size and impressive crushing power, the S4000 Stationary Compactor was developed for use as a small to medium transfer station crusher. It’s compatible with 31-60m³ containers and transfer trailers and can handle waste throughput volume of 240m³/hour.

 
Model S4000 Compactor
Applications Large Bulky waste and recycling materials
Industries Transfer Stations
Clear Top Opening (W x L) 2550 x 1730mm
Machine Capacity up to 310m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 60 or 45 seconds
Motor Size 22 or 30kW
 

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S8000 Stationary Compactor

For medium to large size transfer stations, the S8000 Stationary Compactor is designed to a handle a high through-put of up to 120 tonnes per hour, to easily deal with a large volume of general rubbish, recyclables and other waste materials.

 
Model S8000 Compactor
Applications Large Bulky waste and recycling materials
Industries Transfer Stations
Clear Top Opening (W x L) 2800 x 1850mm
Machine Capacity up to 500m³/hr
Cycle Time (unloaded) 45 seconds
Motor Size 45kW
 

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Specialty Compactors

For more unique applications such as recycling EPS (Expanded Polystyrene) and liquid extraction Wastech offer both an EPS High Density Extruder capable of compacting EPS into very dense 300kg/m blocks, ready for recycling.

The Liquid Extraction Machine is designed to remove liquid from returned or rejected packaged goods such as liquid filled (non-carbonated) products that are packaged in low density containers such as LDPE (Low-Density Polyethylene) or waxed cartons. The machine’s high compaction ratio can achieve up to 95 per cent liquid extraction.

EPS - High Density Extruders

Wastech’s specialist High Density Extruder is designed to efficiently process and compact Polystyrene in preparation for recycling. Its suitability to compact EPS materials make it ideal for a variety of packing and warehousing applications.

Model EPS - High Density Extruders
Applications EPS
Fish Boxes
Electrical Appliance Packaging
Building Panels
Industries Warehouses
Manufacturing
Compaction Ratio 50:1
 

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Liquid Extraction Compactor

This product is designed to almost totally remove liquids from low density containers (LDPE or waxed cartons) for a weight reduction of up to 80 per cent depending on the liquid content of the containers.

Model Liquid Extraction Compactor
Applications LDPE
Wax Cartons
Dairy Products
Industries Warehouses
Manufacturing
Compaction Ratio 8:1
 

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Past Projects & Outcomes

Some of the unique projects which Wastech has designed, manufactured and commissioned.

Double Decker Compactor

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