COMMERCIAL GLASS PULVERIZERS
HAMMER MILLS – WA SERIESThe WA Series is a gravity discharge hammer mill that can be constructed with a wide variety of grinding rotors and screen configurations to guarantee unmatched performance. Available in more than 20 sizes, ranging from 6” to 72”, each mill features replaceable wear plates to protect the mill housing from wear that may result from processing abrasive materials. All models of the WA Series are custom configured to suit the user’s material and production goals. In-feed and discharge chutes are designed to accommodate any method of feeding and takeaway, ensuring a clean and safe operating environment.
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As recycling and landfill tipping fees increase, one Tennessee city has turned to recycling glass in-house to save money while still staying green. The cost of recycling glass via private firms and businesses has gone up, leading some cities to forgo recycling glass in favor of dumping it in landfills, which has become cheaper than recycling. Zach Wilkinson, director of public works for the city of Gallatin, said his city was one of many municipalities facing cost issues when it comes to glass recycling.
“I think a lot of communities are facing a similar issue with glass,” Wilkinson said. “The demand for it in the market has disappeared over the last several years. It costs more to send it off to be recycled than to just landfill it, which was the situation we were in. It was really obvious to me that it wasn’t cost effective to haul the glass and then pay a higher tipping fee to have it recycled.”Read More