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New and Used Industrial Compactors for Sale

Find the new or used industrial trash compactor, vertical compactor, stationary compactor, or self-contained compactor you need or list your OEM commercial waste compactors for sale. Industrial trash compactors and pre-crushers provide a convenient way to condense trash, recyclables, and other materials. With high-quality new and used commercial industrial compactor available options; we have the built-to-order waste compactors you need.

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Industrial Waste Compactor Equipment Options

EMP can help you select the right heavy-duty waste compactor and industrial pre-crusher option for your commercial disposal requirements. We partner with top compactor manufacturers including Wastequip, Marathon, K-PAC, Bakers, Galfab, and more, offering you the best selection of waste compactor equipment in the industry.

Check back often for updated listings that include new and used industrial trash compactor and pre-crusher equipment.

Vertical Compactors

  • Quick cycle times improve employee efficiency; trash is compacted in just 30 seconds
  • 18” of ram penetration and over 28,000 lbs. of ram force ensure maximum compaction
  • The patented 4-in-1 head can be changed to feed on the front, rear, left side, or right side
  • Full Container Light alerts when the trash is ready for pickup
  • A magnetic interlock prevents the compactor from operating if the door is open or the container is not properly in place
  • The low-temperature oil feature works well in hot or cold climates
  • Driver light is illuminated when it is safe for the hauler to remove the container
  • Built-in stops hold the container in place to prevent movement during compaction
  • Purchase, rental, and leasing programs available
  • Primed and pained in several color options
  • 1-1-1 warranty (1-year structural, 1-year parts, and 1-year labor)


  • 4 cubic yard capacity
  • 70,500 pounds of maximum force crushing power
  • Abrasion-resistant tongue and groove floor limits destroyed material from becoming trapped between the ram and the floor
  • Abrasion-resistant tongue and groove side walls limits destroyed material from becoming trapped between the ram and side walls
  • Fully automatic cycling, means simply turn the key to the crush mode position for fully automatic cycling, to provide easier and more efficient operation
  • Advanced Programmable Logic Controller can be set to crush against the blade multiple times, if needed
  • Full light alerts operator when the container is full
  • Side access panels are easily removable for preventative maintenance and servicing
  • NEMA 4 rated control panel provides additional protection against splashing water, hose directed water and dust

Stationary Compactors

  • Powered by Guardian Control System with user-friendly controls, Automatic Maintenance Tracking (AMT), 24-volt control, NEMA 4 rated enclosure and remote power unit with weather protection cover.
  • Precision-guided ram that glides smoothly above compactor floor on long-lasting UHMW guides and 14” ram penetration that minimizes spring-back of material.
  • Heavy-duty ratchet binders with 1-1/4” thick hooks
  • Remote power unit with weather cover
  • Controls in panel face
  • 57-second cycle time
  • Full container light
  • Low-temperature oil
  • Multi-cycle timer
  • NEMA 4 control panel protects against windblown dust, splashing water, and hose-directed water
  • Operational and service manual
  • Primed and painted in several colors
  • 3-1-1 warranty (3-year structural, 1-year parts, 1-year labor)

Apartment Compactors

  • Compactor automatically cycles when photoelectric eye senses trash and starts compaction into container and automatically shuts off after cycle completes
  • Full container light on panel illuminates when compactor is full
  • Ground loading access door
  • Easy-to-use single side attachment is ideal for tight spaces
  • Fast 18 second cycle time
  • 6” of ram penetration results in less spillage and clean up as compared to other 4” penetration models
  • Powerful 5 horsepower motor
  • NEMA 4 control panel protects against windblown dust, splashing water and hose directed water (superior to NEMA 3R and NEMA 12 models)
  • Large clear top opening accommodates bulky items

Industrial Waste Compactor & Precrusher Material Processing Capabilities

Materials that can be condensed and compressed with new and used, built to order industrial waste compactors and pre-crushers include:

  • Trash
  • Food waste
  • Recyclables
  • Cardboard
  • Newspaper
  • Paper and plastic
  • Scrap metal
  • Textiles

Applications that Benefit from Industrial Trash Compactors & Pre-Crushers

Applications that benefit from commercial waste compactors and precrushers include the following:

  • Construction sites
  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Manufacturing and distribution centers
  • Apartments
  • Warehouses
  • Scrapyards

Let Us Help You Get the Industrial Waste Compactor or Precrusher You Need

Whether you need a new or used commercial trash compactor or have an industrial compactor or precrusher to sell, let EMP help you with your container needs. Contact us to list your industrial trash compactor or to purchase new or used equipment today.