We compared the large round bales of hay with small square bales, each baled
at 27 percent MC.
wTe, which buys both ground and baled
bottles, tests every box of incoming flake and every other box of finished flake before pelletizing.
With the Luebben round baler, hay could supposedly be baled
while still quite green, and then the vacuum machine would draw out the excess moisture.
While Jones says many of the early problems with baled
PET bottles have been addressed, today there are new, more technically challenging problems that Mohawk must confront in order to successfully process bales of recycled PET bottles and containers.
Vertical balers are typically more labor-intensive and have to be loaded by hand and the baled
Wal-Mart says the benefits of the plastic sandwich bale process include using existing balers within the stores; eliminating one out of five waste compactor hauls per store; and allowing the baled
plastic to be transported via flatbed trailer.
Williams, along with many equipment manufacturers, recommends calculating kilowatt-hours per baled
ton to get the most complete picture of energy usage.
They can be baled
easier, if they're pliable enough," he says.