At K 2019, the world’s largest trade event for plastics and rubber, which ran from October 16 to the 23rd in Germany, Lindner presented the next generation of their Micromat shredder, along with an additional model and a new and improved universal cutting system. According to Lindner, the company’s Micromat is a top seller in the plastics shredding market. In terms of processes, the mechanical recycling of plastic waste always starts with shredding, which is precisely why Lindner says they demonstrated their new Micromat 1500 shredder at this year’s K 2019. The new model is available globally. Based on Lindner’s tried-and-tested technology, the Micromat series has been further optimised to meet current market demands in the plastics industry. And with the 1500 size – meaning a rotor length of 1500 mm – a new entry-level model from the Micromat series has been created.  The most innovative feature, however, according to Lindner, is the Micromat’s new Multiplex cutting system. Thanks to the three-dimensional arrangement of the rotor knives, this exceptional system can shred almost any plastic.  As a result of the knives actively pulling in...