Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get rid of our waste Styrofoam?
We offer units to handle most any volume of waste material. We will work with you to figure out what unit is best for your needs. All you have to do is ask.
How do I start a Styrofoam recycling business?
We can help you with all the information you need, from building your business plan to developing marketing literature.
Can I recycle Styrofoam?
Yes. Our units remove the air which leaves a hard plastic. The plastic is then used in new products.
Can I sell the recycled Styrofoam?
There are several buyers around the country. We will work with you to set up a buyer in your area.
What is the recycled material worth?
Prices vary based on markets and volumes. Contact us for more information.
How much maintenance is needed?
The unit is primarily mechanical. Annual inspection and greasing of the low RPM bearing and general drive motor service is all that is needed.
What drives the unit?
The units are powered by a Kohler commercial 9.5HP motor. Simple key turn start for unit operation. Units are also available in electric.
Where are the units used?
Communities use the units to recycle at collection points and curbside while retailers and industries can use the units in a permanent stationary position. With complete mobility the options are unlimited. New construction, as well as demolition sites, use the units for on-the-spot recycling.