The CRM Machine

The CRM Machine

Using the latest technology and production plant, Tobacco manufacture their Tobacco Reclaiming Machines to achieve an efficient and reliable tobacco recovery installation, utilising the following industry proven components;

  • Tippers
  • Auto Feeders
  • Steam Conditioning & Metering Systems
  • Band Conveyors
  • Fans
  • Air / Product Separators
  • Vibratory Sieving Conveyors
  • Classifiers
  • Rotary Valves
  • Dust Filter Units
  • Waste Product Briquetting Units

The Control and Electrical components are supplied to your Factory specifications.


Machine Benefits


  • High yield with low degradation
  • Very low paper count in recovered tobacco


  • No adjustment of machine settings required
  • No consumables or knives used
  • Low maintenance
  • Low noise and dust emissions
  • Robust & reliable construction
  • Improved sieving conveyor design for reduced contamination risk
  • More consistent Metering Feed Section
  • Pre-Sieving loose tobacco before processing
  • Large Filters to prevent dust build up and blockages
  • New filtration media to further reduce dust emissions

3 Machines Sizes – 1 Purpose

IMPERIAL offer 3 capacity options for tobacco recovery to meet your input demands, which cover the following throughput ranges;

  • CRM250 – 250kg/hr
  • CRM500 – 500kg/hr
  • CRM1000 – 1,000kg/hr

All 3 Imperial Reclaiming Machines are designed to recover up to 95% of tobacco from your reject product.

Typical Floor Layouts

Each machine has a flexible floor layout providing multiple layout options to suit your building design. Some typical floor layouts of the machines are illustrated below: