Recycling is now our business


With our undisputed expertise in bulk, waste, food and logistic handling, Herbert made the technology transfer into the recycling industry. Already with a number of successful installations in the UK, Herbert has been designing specialist conveying and handling systems as well as adapting their existing product range to suit the recycling and waste market. Herbert understand more than ever that customers need durable systems to handle their recycled product, whilst achieving higher output than ever before and have therefore designed a range of products that do just that.


We are a full solution provider working closely with customers through the design stage, providing customised build and high quality machinery to suit the environment, installing within the customers operation shifts and giving life long support through a range of services, breakdown assistance, parts supply and maintenance plans. Full training, operations and parts manuals are also supplied.

Why Choose Herbert for your Recycling Plant?

  • Lower lifetime cost with Herbert equipment
  • Robust build quality guaranteed for durable reliable systems
  • Complete design & manufacture solutions
  • Site installation and maintenance services

A durable Product Range

Organic Waste & Composting

Herbert has developed expertise in the delivery and distribution of products associated with composting and organic waste, by working alongside a major organisation in the waste management industry. Herbert is now pleased to offer a wide range of conveying systems designed for this product.


Plastic Recycling

Herbert has an existing range of products which are well suited to use within the plastic recycling industry. Our range of containers, tippers, fillers, conveyors, elevators and sorting tables are available in a variety of sizes and can be specified to suit most applications.



Separation Systems

Herbert is able to supply a range of separation systems, which reduce labour by automatically sorting different materials from each other, such as glass from paper, or stone from wood.

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Metal Detection

Herbert provides a range of metal detection systems, which are capable of detecting foreign metallic objects in product flow. Our systems can be integrated into an existing production line, and are available in a variety of models to suit requirements in capacity and layout.


Dedicated Team of Specialists

We have a dedicated team of experts to handle your Recycling requirements. Each member is experienced and worked in a range of heavy duty, hard wearing, environments that give them the knowledge required to serve the abrasive and fast changing recycling industry.

  • Recycling Sales Manager, Steven Skipper
  • General Sales Manager, Andy Hubble
  • Installation Manager, Nigel Potter
  • Recycling Service Manager, Dick Webb
  • Spare Parts Manager, Nigel Goodrum
  • Senior Design Engineer, Harry Wiseman


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