Compaction of recyclables prior to shipping, whether by front/rear load bins, stationary compactors or simple packing with available loaders, saves shipping costs.
Templates, Tools and Resources
Municipal depot operators using open top roll-off containers to store and transfer materials can compare the benefits and savings from installing compactors in this guide developed under CIF project 764.
This excel spreadsheet can help calculate the potential cost savings from installing a compactor.
Learn more about the benefits, features and operation of compactors below.