Aerosol Cans as a Resource, Not Waste

The DeSpray aerosol recycling system converts an otherwise impossible waste stream into a true circular economy. 100% recycling

How DeSpray Works

Complete Aerosol Recycling for a Circular Economy

DeSpray’s patented aerosol recycling technology enables manufacturers, recycling facilities, and municipal waste management sites to recycle aerosol cans and recover 100% of the liquid, gas, and metal contents in a way that is not only safe and sustainable, but profitable.

+15 Billion

+15 Billion aerosol spray cans are introduced into our environment each and every year

Up to 25%

5% – 25% of an “empty” aerosol’s contents remain in the can


of those cans can be recycled safely and at a profit

How DeSpray Works

Containerized Aerosol Recycling Systems Configured to Meet Your Requirements

DeSpray’s in-house engineering team designs custom spray can recycling solutions to meet the unique infrastructure and specific regulatory requirements of aerosol fillers and recyclers around the world.

Custom Designs

In-house engineering team designs & manufactures custom spray can recycling systems to meet all regulatory requirements. Each system is built to ATEX, CE. or UL parameters as a complete operating assembly. Basically, a miniature factory.

Safe Workplaces

Patented closed-loop system continuously ensures a safe, non-explosive atmosphere at all times (ATEX, CE & UL-compliant). Certified by Llyods.

Ongoing Support

On-site installation, training, maintenance, and continuous aftermarket support team with over 30 years of industry experience. We can remote monitor and change parameters anywhere in the World.

Let’s build a circular economy.

Contact us to learn more about the DeSpray aerosol recycling system or to obtain a quotation for installation. Our team will respond to your inquiry as soon as possible.

Aerosol Recycling News


May 13 to May 17, 2024 Holland PavilionBooth number B4.305/404See you in Munich! In the current circular economy, we want to reuse residual materials as much as possible instead of exhausting finite stocks of raw materials. We want to reuse, refurbish and recycle existing materials and products for as long as possible. In this economic and […]

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Global Recycling Foundation awards Mike Mackay as Recycling

PRESS RELEASE: Global Recycling Foundation announces Recycling Heroes & Young Green Ambassadors awards of Global Recycling Day 2024 London, March 18, 2023 Immediate release – The Global Recycling Foundation today announces the ten winners of their Recycling Heroes 2024 award along with five special awards for Young Green Ambassadors marking the seventh Global Recycling Day […]

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In this short video, Mike MacKay from DeSpray briefly explains where the real sting of the problem lies and how easily aerosol cans with residual materials can be 100% recycled. Waste-to-energy with DeSpray! Mike MacKay has been on a mission for years. A spray can mission. Since DeSpray launched 100% recycling for aerosol cans years […]

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