Andritz granulator deployed at e-scrap facility

Austrian-made shredder prepares e-scrap plastic for recycling markets.

September 16, 2022

Recycling equipment and technology provider Andritz, based in Austria, has provided an ADuro G-1600S granulator to Umweltschutz Höpperger, an e-scrap recycling firm that processes its own plastic scrap for recycling based in Pfaffenhofen, Austria.

Andritz says the new ADuro G-1600S granulator is replacing an existing machine from another supplier. and is equipped with additional wear protection.

Thomas Höpperger, general manager of Höpperger Umweltschutzm, says, “This investment helps us to reduce production downtimes significantly. Thus, we are saving valuable work time. In addition, we benefit from efficient maintenance work and higher productivity.”

Andritz describes the company group Höpperger as a family-owned enterprise that “focuses on ecological and feasible recycling solutions.” Höpperger processes material at facilities in Pfaffenhofen and Rietz , Austria, handling about 100,000 tons of various types of scrap items per year.