Success Stories

BATC works with a variety of customers: hotels, universities, wineries, industrial sites and more! Read some of our success stories below to see how BATC has helped out companies like yours.


Berkeley Feature

Residence Hall – UC Berkeley

  Residence Hall – UC Berkeley Bay Area Trash Compactor installs a low profile Nedland self-contained compactor with a custom dock-mounted cart tipper to simplify compost handling. BATC supports UC Berkely’s zero-waste initiatives daily, with compost compactors, cardboard balers and solar powered compactors spread across campus. See some of our products, here.

Shaklee Feature

Shaklee Corporation – Pleasanton, CA

  Shaklee Corporation – Pleasanton, CA Like most corporate offices, Shaklee was looking to better manage their cardboard, which had previously been overflowing the recycle bin. As you can see, the staff is excited to never have to manually flatten a box again. Our Bramidan B-5 Baler does the work. Then it will text staff…

Camino Feature

El Camino Hospital – Sunnyvale, CA

  El Camino Hospital – Sunnyvale, CA BATC and Nedland Compactors designed and built a beautiful solution: custom tipper and a catwalk with a self-contained 25-yard compactor. Well done, team! Check out more of our products, here.

Berkeley Feature

American Campus, Blackwell Hall – UC Berkeley

  American Campus, Blackwell Hall at UC Berkeley UC’s Zero Waste Director asked BATC to take a look at the brand new American Campus dormitory building on Durant Ave in Berkeley. Coordinating with the Zero Waste team and American Campus, BATC provided the proven K-pac chute fed automatic compactor for landfill, a Bramidan X25 Low…

Barbara Feature

California Higher Education Sustainability Conference – Santa Barbara, CA

  CHESC – Santa Barbara, CA Bay Area Trash Compactor was invited to speak and display at the California Higher Education Sustainability Conference for the 2nd year in a row. The event is held at the beautiful UC Santa Barbara – thus the Hawaiian shirt. Mike presented to sustainability leaders at the Zero-Waste breakout session.…

Merced Feature

UC Merced – Merced, CA

  UC Merced – Merced, CA UC Merced is expanding! The University, through our landscape contracting partner, Brightview, installed 127 Solar Powered E-cube compacting waste/compost/recycling units across campus.   These units pack right into a Toter can for easy handling, have a built-in monitoring system and because they are closed systems the E-cubes keep critters…

Anthony Feature

St. Anthony’s Clothing Program – San Francisco

St. Anthony’s Clothing Program – San Francisco St. Anthony’s Foundation works to feed, clothe, heal and lift the spirits of San Franciscans in need. Their free clothing program called on Bay Area Trash Compactor to provide a clothing baler that could bale unfit and excess clothes without tearing them for export.   Space was tight,…

Deer Valley

Deer Valley High School – Antioch, CA

  Deer Valley HS – Antioch, CA The Facilities team at Antioch School District asked BATC to develop a program to replace the district’s old leaking compactors. Well, Deer Valley is a premier site. We installed a new Nedland Self Contained compactor with a cart tipper to save backs and an enclosed dog house to…

Berkeley Feature

Martin Luther King Student Union – UC Berkeley

  Martin Luther King Student Union – UC Berkeley The new MLK Student Union at UC Berkeley was overflowing with cardboard boxes. Foodservice, book store, pantry and meeting rooms were generating hundreds of boxes a day.   Bay Area Trash Compactor coordinated with a premier paper recycler to come pick up the bales at the…

Shari Feature

Shari’s Berries – Lincoln, CA

Shari’s Berries – Lincoln, CA Sending chocolate covered strawberries to your sweetie is always a hit. Our stationary compactor with a walk-on deck and custom receiver was a hit for Shari’s Berries west coast warehouse in Lincoln, CA. Instead of walking out to the nasty open-debris box, now staff at Shari’s Berries simply open a…