Latest News From Ely Recycling

For most companies the decision to recycle comes down to a business decision. The cost of disposal vs. the benefits & savings of recycling is a pretty simple equation. Are you paying for a corrugated only container? Is your compactor filled with a high percentage...

Welcome back to the Ely Enterprises Blog! Today, we are going to look at a snapshot on metal scrap pricing. It’s a volatile market to say the least-but there have been upticks since the lows of January 2016. Six months ago light iron’s average was roughly 20-50...

I am always surprised to see how few of our customers know how important their oil quality is. Just like you’re car or truck that requires an oil change every 3,000 to 5,000 miles so does your baler. While most manufactures recommend changing the oil...

Ely Enterprises offers a broad range of shredding equipment, that will provide the capability to efficiently shred materials such as: Plastics OCC (Old Corrugated Cardboard) Paper Wire Non-Ferrous Scrap Wood  Ely Enterprises offers a broad range of shredding equipment, that will provide the capability to efficiently...

Q – Do I need a baler? A – If you generate any type of waste or byproduct that can be recycled, you could use a baler or possibly another piece of recycling equipment to reclaim the valuable material. In addition you will be saving on...

Two Ram Balers Two Ram Balers Materials List: Non-Ferrous Scrap PET Aluminum Cans OCC (Old Corrugated Cardboard) Paper Many More Two-Ram Baler Two-ram horizontal balers are multi-material balers that can be configured for non-ferrous scrap, PET, aluminum cans, integrated into a MRF system, or any other high throughput...

For years people have been telling me to downsize our operation, get lean, reduce your overhead and while these are all good suggestions for some companies it really doesn’t benefit our customers. Nor does it fit our goal to be the best value added partner...

For over 35 years I have watched manufactures manipulate their performance specifications to portray their equipment in the best possible light albeit at the expense of common sense. A classic example is a vertical drum crusher was rate at UP TO 60 drums per hour....

Horizontal Balers Can Handle Numerous Materials Such as: OCC (Old Corrugated Cardboard) Paper Non-Ferrous Scrap Plastics Auto-Tie Balers Our auto-tie horizontal balers provide an automated approach to baling material through a horizontal press. Material is automatically tied at the end of each bale by the tying mechanism,...

  A very common problem these days is how do you start a recycling program or save on hauling when your company is not putting any money in the budget for capital equipment purchases? You see your dumpster or compactor getting filled with cardboard but what...