The Benefits of Using a Cardboard Baler for Recycling and Waste Management

February 22, 2023

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Cardboard balers are machines that compress cardboard and other types of recyclable material into compact bales. These bales are easier to transport and store, which makes them a more efficient and cost-effective solution for recycling and waste management. 

There are several benefits to using a cardboard baler for recycling and waste management. Here are just a few:

  • Increased recycling rates: By compressing cardboard and other recyclables into bales, you can fit more material into a single container or truck. This means that you can recycle more material with fewer trips to the recycling facility, which can help to increase your overall recycling rates.
  • Reduced storage space: Compact bales take up less space than loose cardboard and other recyclables. This can be especially beneficial if you have limited storage space or if you need to store recyclables on-site until they can be transported to a recycling facility.
  • Cost savings: Cardboard balers can help to reduce labor costs by automating the process of compressing recyclables.
  • Improved safety: Balers can help to reduce the risk of injury by eliminating the need for workers to manually lift and transport heavy boxes and other recyclables.
  • Environmental benefits: By recycling more cardboard and other materials, you can reduce your carbon footprint and help to conserve natural resources.

Overall, using a cardboard baler for recycling and waste management can help to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and improve safety, all while contributing to a more sustainable future.

FV Recycling is your one-stop-shop for all of your baler needs. Our baler department has new and used balers in inventory that your business can lease or purchase. FV’s baler technicians take care of the installation and they also offer baler repair services to customers within our footprint. If you would like to learn more information about a baler for your facility, please visit contact us.