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Polycarbonate Shredder Machine

What is polycarbonate? 

Polycarbonate, widely known as PC, is a thermoplastic polymer. It has high impact strength, high dimensional stability, and good electrical properties amongst other plastics. Thanks to these attributes, polycarbonate has a wide application in making compact disc, safety helmets, bullet-proof glass, car headlamp lenses, baby feeding bottles, roofing and glazing etc.

Why should we recycle polycarbonate? 

Due to the wide application of polycarbonate, a large quantity of waste polycarbonate are generated every day. Improper disposal of waste polycarbonate produces harm to the environment which is widely known as “White Pollution”. White pollution not only adversely affecting nature’s beauty but also leads to health hazards. Landfill is not a long term solution, because the degradation cycle of current plastics is at least 200 years in general. Polycarbonate is a versatile and highly recyclable material, so it makes great sense of recycling waste polycarbonate products. A polycarbonate shredder is a must have equipment in waste polycarbonate’s recycling.

Polycarbonate recycling process

Polycarbonate products are in different shapes. Some of them are collected and then baled by a baler for easy transportation to recycling center. Shredding is a primary step in waste polycarbonate’s recycling process. Plastic recycling facilities firstly sort the collected waste polycarbonate, and then use polycarbonate shredder to shred the large sized waste into manageable pieces. After shredding, the shredded pieces are then further washed and dried. At last, the cleaned pieces a is melted down and reprocessed into small pellets or post-consumer resin, which can be used to make a variety of new polycarbonate products.

Polycarbonate shredder from PROSINO

PROSINO brand shredder specializes in providing all kinds of size reduction machinery. We offers all types of size reduction machines including double shaft shredder, single shaft shredder and granulators. These machines are with a wide choice of different cutting knives, screen mesh sizes and output capacity. If you are looking for a polycarbonate shredder, contact us today and one of our sales representatives will discuss with you about your polycarbonate recycling needs in detail, and recommend you the most suitable polycarbonate shredder which best fit your needs.