At Kitmondo, we offer an extensive selection of used baling presses and waste compactors, essential for efficient waste management and packaging operations. These machines are designed to compress and compact a variety of waste materials, including cardboard, paper, plastic, and metal, significantly reducing their volume and making handling and recycling more manageable.

Our baling presses and waste compactors range in price from €3,000 for basic models to €40,000 for high-capacity, industrial-grade units from top brands like HSM, Bramidan, Orwak, and Strautmann. Each machine is equipped with specific features such as compaction force, bale size, cycle time, and automation level, ensuring they meet your unique operational requirements.

When selecting a baling press or waste compactor, consider factors like the type of waste material, required bale density, machine size, and ease of operation. These elements are crucial for optimizing your waste management process, reducing disposal costs, and improving workplace safety and cleanliness.

Investing in our used baling presses and waste compactors provides access to high-quality equipment at significantly reduced prices while supporting sustainable practices by promoting recycling and waste reduction. Trust Kitmondo's dedication to excellent customer service to find the perfect machine to enhance your packaging and waste management operations.

Explore Kitmondo’s listings today to discover reliable baling presses and waste compactors that deliver exceptional performance and value for your waste management needs.

Strautmann Pp 1200 (Waste baling machine )

Year: 1997

Strautmann Pp 1200 (Waste baling machine ) Year manufactured: 1997 Waste baling machine for sale. works well, no repairs needed Materials: paper, cardboard, foil, plastic, PET bottles, cans

STRAUTMANN MK1100 Two-chamber baling press

Year: 2007

Two-chamber baler (SYSTEM TOP PLUS) For compacting and tying bales of materials such as cardboard, plastic, etc. Manual tying Compacting force: 200kN (20Tm) Bale dimensions: 1100 x 700 x 700mm (120-180kg) 400V / 3ph / 50Kz Power requirement: 4.5kW Overall dimensions: 2940 x 1300 x h2550mm

PAAL horizontal tunel press PAC

Year: 1997

1 PAAL horizontal tunel press type PAC, year 1997, tunel section 60 x 70 cm, bale measuring, tying through 4 horizontal wire insertion, machine was used for pressing textile waste dust, with dust suplying cyclone, by removing dust cyclone it can be used for pressing any material

Zagib L16 Waste compactor

Year: 1995

Packing Press, ZAGIB L16 Overhauled - Complete with hopper and electrical panel - Semi-automatic 4-wire binding, - bale size mm. 900x700, - Pushing power 40 ton. - Kw 30 - 380 V 50 hz - Total weight: kg. 6.500 - Overall dimensions approx. mm: 8,000 x 1,800 x 2,200 Fully functional

Zagib L21 AS Waste compactor

Year: 2002

Packing Press, brand name ZAGIB model L21 AS - Year of construction 2002 - Automatic horizontal 5-wire binding - Bale size mm. 1000 x 1200 - Bale weight approx. 1,300/1,450 kg (depends on the material pressed) - Total power 110 kw. - Pushing power 160 ton. - Production (average) 25 ton/h. - Compression chamber volume 2.04 mc - Mouth size …

Horizontal hydraulic press to make bales with manual tying

Year: 2013

Horizontal hydraulic bale making press with manual tying, brand: HSM, model: HL4010 Re, motor: 9 KW (12 HP), year: 2013, bale dimensions: 750x750 mm, bale weight: 280-300 Kg.

Zagib L14 Waste compactor

Year: 2008

Plastic and paper processing Packaging Press, brand name ZAGIB model L14 - Year of construction 2008 - Automatic horizontal 3-wire binding - Bale size mm. 650 x 700 - Bale weight approx. 200/300 kg (depends on the material pressed) - Total power 12 hp. - Thrust power 30 ton. - Production about 2 ton/h. - Hydraulic oil capacity 1,000 lt. …

Macpresse MAC 108/1 Waste compactor

Year: 2003

Packaging Press, brand MACPRESSE model Mac 108/1 - Totally overhauled by MACPRESSE - Year of construction 2003 - Automatic horizontal 5-wire binding - Bale size mm. 1100 x 1000 - Bale weight approx. 1,300/1,600 kg (depends on the material pressed) - Total power 100 kw. - Main motor power: 75 kw (100 hp ) - 364 l/min variable flow rate …

Baling Press for Sale


Baling Press for Sale - Brand: SEROIG - Motor: 5.5 HP (4 kW) - Bale Dimensions: 0.90x0.60x0.85 m - With Electrical Panel For more details or to make an inquiry, please contact us.

Italcos E 001-800 Waste compactor

Year: 1990

ITALCOS 800 paper shredder - Year 1990 - Overhauled 2023 - 48 Hp - 36 Kw electric motor - 8,000 mm rotor - Overhauled and certified Suitable for shredding paper, documents, magazines in blocks, etc.

Zagib L19 Waste compactor

Year: 2003

Baling press, ZAGIB model L19 - Bale size mm. 1100x800 - Power Thrust 100 ton. - Automatic 4-wire horizontal binder - kw 56 - Max production over 12 ton/h.

Balemaster PT 90-37 Waste compactor

Year: 1990

Shredder, BALEMASTER model PT 90-37 - Single shaft - Kw. 37 - Volt 220/380 - Hz 50 - Suitable for shredding plastic, paper and more

CMA 85T Waste compactor

Year: 2001

Packing Press, CMA Overhauled - Automatic horizontal 5-strand binder, - Bale size mm. 1100x800, - Pushing power 80 ton. - Kw. 45 - Double pump for speed increase (variable) - Increased compression chamber mm.1,800 x 1,100 (for better processing of cardboard) Ready for delivery. Loading belt also available

LTG 20 t Waste compactor

Year: 1989

Specification: 1988, pressure ca. 20 t., feeding by 3 vertical dust collectors LTG type AVA 1000 bale dimension ca. 700 x 700 x 1200 mm, bale weight 80 – 120 kg

ORMIC waste horizontal press


Manufacturer: ORMIC Waste horizontal press Bale dimensions 800 x 600 Suitable for waste paper, edges, plastic films etc

BRAMIDAN 2-0 F Waste compactor


Small multi chamber press The 2­0 F multi chamber press has been designed to serve customers with smaller quantities of waste. With two chambers you have the possibility of sorting your waste before compressing, eg. using one chamber for cardboard and the other for plastic. Both chambers are operated by a common press section, which is easily moved from one …

Used American 6048 Baler


Baler made by “American Environmental Products” Model No. 6048 Buyer is responsible for moving press and all associated costs. Operational and immediately available

Masquelet - Waste compactor

Year: ~ 1985

Bale spindle press Masquelet, ca. 1985, Specification: for vertical and horizontal use on wheels, Bale dimension: 800 x 500 x 750 mm, weight: 50-100 kg, Feeding box 800 x 500 x 1400 mm, motor 380 V / 50 Hz

LTG - Waste compactor

Year: ~ 1980

Horizontal hydraulic bale press LTG ca. 1980, pressure ca. 20 t., feeding by vertical shut LTG bale dimension 800 x 800 x 1200 mm, bale weight ca. 100 – 150 kg

JV Mfg. DBR-60-LU Cardboard Baler

Year: 1999

Model DBR-60-LU - Bale size: 60" L x 30" W x 48" H - Bale weight range: 800 - 1,000 lbs. - Cylinder bore: 6" - Cylinder stroke: 44" - Motor: 10 HP - System pressure: 2000 psi (normal) 2400 psi (maximum) - Compaction force: 56,550 lbs (normal) 67,850 lbs (maximum) - Cycle time: 51 seconds - Feed opening: 22" …

Introduction to Baling Presses and Waste Compactors

In the packaging and conditioning sector, baling presses and waste compactors are essential for effective waste management. These machines compress various materials, such as cardboard, plastic, metal, and other recyclables, into compact bales. This process significantly reduces waste volume, making transportation and recycling easier and more cost-effective, while also maintaining a cleaner, more organized work environment. Kitmondo, a leading online marketplace for used industrial machinery, offers a wide range of baling presses and waste compactors, providing businesses with efficient and economical waste management solutions.

Types of Baling Presses and Waste Compactors

Baling Presses

Baling presses compress waste materials into dense, manageable bales, crucial for recycling operations and waste management. Key types of baling presses include:

  • Vertical Balers: Compact machines ideal for small to medium-sized operations, loaded from the front and compressing waste vertically. Suitable for materials like cardboard, paper, and plastic.
  • Horizontal Balers: Larger, more automated machines handling higher waste volumes, ideal for large-scale operations. They typically use conveyors and can process materials like cardboard, plastic, textiles, and non-ferrous metals.
  • Closed-End Balers: Designed for high-density bales, perfect for maximum material compaction. Used for materials like aluminum cans, PET bottles, and various plastics.
  • Two-Ram Balers: Versatile machines processing multiple materials, known for high throughput and dense bales. They feature two rams: one for compression and another for bale ejection.

Kitmondo features a variety of baling presses, allowing businesses to find the right machine for their specific waste management needs.

Waste Compactors

Waste compactors reduce the volume of waste by compressing it into smaller sizes, commonly used in commercial and industrial settings. Key types of waste compactors include:

  • Stationary Compactors: Fixed in one location, used for compacting large volumes of dry waste. Ideal for facilities with high waste output, paired with large containers for easy removal.
  • Self-Contained Compactors: Combine the compactor and container into a single unit, suitable for wet or odorous waste. Commonly used in restaurants, hospitals, and food processing plants.
  • Portable Compactors: Smaller, mobile units moved to different locations as needed. Ideal for sites with varying waste disposal needs and limited space.
  • Screw Compactors: Use a screw mechanism to apply continuous pressure for compressing waste. Efficient for compacting dry and bulky waste materials.

Kitmondo's inventory includes a wide selection of waste compactors, catering to various industrial and commercial waste management requirements.

Factors to Consider When Purchasing Baling Presses and Waste Compactors

Type and Volume of Waste

Understanding the type and volume of waste your operation generates is crucial in selecting the right machine. Vertical balers are suitable for lower volumes and lighter materials, while horizontal and two-ram balers handle high volumes and heavier materials. The choice between stationary and self-contained compactors depends on whether the waste is primarily dry or wet.

Space and Installation

Consider the space available for installing the machine. Vertical balers require less floor space compared to horizontal balers. For waste compactors, assess the installation site to determine whether a stationary or portable model is more appropriate. Kitmondo listings provide detailed dimensions and installation requirements, helping you choose a machine that fits your available space.

Automation and Efficiency

Automation features can significantly enhance the efficiency of waste processing. Machines with automatic feeding, tying, and bale ejection reduce manual labor and increase throughput. Advanced models also come with monitoring systems that provide real-time data on machine performance and maintenance needs. Kitmondo offers machines with varying levels of automation, allowing you to find a model that meets your operational requirements.

Durability and Maintenance

The durability of the machine and its maintenance requirements are critical factors. Machines made from high-quality materials and with robust construction will offer longer service life and require less frequent maintenance. Look for models with easily accessible components for maintenance and servicing. Kitmondo provides information on the condition and maintenance history of used machines, aiding in informed decision-making.

Brand and Manufacturer

Reputable brands and manufacturers are often synonymous with quality and reliability. Leading brands in the baling press and waste compactor market include:

  • Harris: Known for durable, high-capacity balers and compactors, Harris offers a range of models suitable for various industrial applications.
  • Marathon Equipment: A leader in waste compaction solutions, Marathon provides both stationary and self-contained compactors with advanced features.
  • SSI Shredding Systems: Specializing in heavy-duty waste processing equipment, SSI offers robust and efficient balers and compactors.
  • PTR Baler & Compactor: PTR provides high-quality vertical and horizontal balers, known for their reliability and efficiency in waste management operations.

Kitmondo features equipment from these and other reputable brands, ensuring access to reliable and well-supported machinery.

Pricing of Used Baling Presses and Waste Compactors

The cost of used baling presses and waste compactors varies widely based on factors such as age, condition, brand, and specific features. Generally, prices range from a few thousand to several tens of thousands of dollars. For instance, a used vertical baler might be priced around $5,000 to $15,000, while a high-capacity horizontal baler could cost between $20,000 and $50,000. Stationary compactors can range from $10,000 to $30,000, depending on capacity and features. Kitmondo’s marketplace offers a range of pricing options, providing transparency and competitive deals for buyers.


Baling presses and waste compactors are essential in the packaging and conditioning industry, helping businesses manage waste efficiently and sustainably. By understanding the types of machines available and the key factors to consider when purchasing, businesses can make informed decisions that align with their waste management needs. Kitmondo offers a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, providing detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need a versatile baling press or an efficient waste compactor, Kitmondo’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right equipment for your operations.