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ISRI Shredder Operations Forum


Focusing on shredder operations and maintenance, new technology, latest trends in mobile and smaller shredders, safety, and much more.

ISRI’s Shredder Operations Forum returns this year with an emphasis on operations and maintenance of shredder equipment.  This year’s Forum brings back popular activities such as a tour of a shredding facility and incorporates new features such as distance learning opportunities.  Overall, the 2019 agenda will focus on new technology, trends in mobile and smaller shedders, safety and much more.

This year’s tour will be at the Ben Weitsman of New Castle shredding facility outside of Pittsburgh, PA.  The tour will be the morning of the first day and will take you through the facility.  Attendees can ask questions of staff and learn about the unique and interesting things the facility is doing to create the most efficient shred possible.

Highlights Include: 

  • Tour of Ben Weitsman of New Castle shredding facility (Please bring your PPE);
  • Emissions Controls;
  • Preventative Maintenance;
  • Hammer Maintenance;
  • Downstream Sorting; and Much More.

Registration Rates


Member Early Bird $295 (by 10/31)
Member Regular
$345 (after 10/31)

Nonmember Early Bird $590 (by 10/31)
Nonmember Regular
$640 (after 10/31)

Payment in full is required to process registration.  Include a copy of each participant's registration form with payment.

2019 Sponsors and Exhibitors

For exhibit and sponsorship opportunities, contact Will Beaty at (202) 662-8547.

Meeting Registration & Information

Meeting Information

Hotel Reservation

Omni William Penn Hotel 


A limited number of rooms have been reserved for conference participants at $179 per night single/double plus tax. Reserve online or call (800) 843-6664 and identify yourself as attending the ISRI 2019 Operations Forum to qualify for this special rate.

Hotel Registration Deadline is Monday, October 21

Omni William Penn Hotel
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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