Large quantities of metal rich packaging (food and beverage cans particularly) are recycled. The metal rich packaging is shredded, washed and separated into various metals- ferrous and aluminium particularly.
Several of the Müller-Guttenbrunn companies collect and recycle several types of plastics from mainly packaging.
Wooden packaging and wooden demolition wastes are shredded to recover the metals contained in the wood.
Paper and Carton.
Several of the Müller Guttenbrunn companies also collect and treat paper and carton from numerous sources.