What Can I Recycle

What can I recycle? is a question that’s often asked.  Amazingly, more things are recyclable than we realize. As we all know, by recycling, we reduce the amount that ends up in landfills, thus reducing green house gases. With landfills known to produce millions of tons of carbon dioxide and methane (the two prominent green […]

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How To Separate Rock From Wood Products

Companies who are involved in wood recycling, cleaning up old mill sites, wood yards or log yard debris, often encounter the problem of how to separate rock and dirt from wood products. Although numerous size trommel screens, vibratory screens or finger screens can be used for prescreening wood waste and to complete this process, the […]

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How Can Wood Waste Be Used

The wood waste derived from wood recycling or wood chipping operations often begins to stack up and the owners are uncertain how they can be reused, recycled or in the best case scenario, resold. Often nature takes over and the piles of wood chips begin to decompose. This natural process leads to an obvious use […]

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What Is Wood Recycling

Wood recycling is the process of taking waste wood products, grinding it up and using the wood chips which are generated for other purposes. Wood recycling businesses typically use a tub grinder (see photo) or a horizontal grinder to accomplish this process. Although portable wood chippers are often used for small projects, it’s rare a […]

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What Is C&D

In the recycling and wood waste industry, we often see the term “C&D” The translation is; construction and demolition debris. When new construction, land developing and/or the demolition of buildings occurs, wood wastes are generated. Common wood waste would include: Tree trimmings, branches, stumps, and the logs, themselves Pallets or wooden shipping containers Scrap wood […]

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