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I would like to purchase a shredding machine in order to shred plastic myself, I was wondering if there were any standards I'd need to watch out for and where I could find businesses willing to purchase this plastic.

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    Welcome to Sustainable Living! Why do you want to shred the plastic? Why not sell it as it is? In any case, making recycling cost-effective is a matter of scale. You need lots of plastic before a business is interested in buying. Also you probably want to separate the different types of plastic so you can offer batches of a particular type – THelper May 17 at 8:07
  • I assumed more recycling plants and hobbyists would be willing to purchase it if it was processed but that assumption may be wrong. @THelper – faissaloo May 17 at 8:51
  • For hobbyist you are probably right, for recycling plants I doubt it. Perhaps if you can guarantee high quality and bulk delivery – THelper May 17 at 9:11

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