Herkules manufactures an air-operated Aerosol Can Crusher, No. AFC2, to puncture, drain and crush cans with 15 tons of crushing force. Flatten up to two cans in a 25-60 second cycle, while 95-98 percent of the residual liquid is removed. An outlet valve allows for draining and capturing the liquid from the crusher. The AFC2’s activated carbon filter absorbs much of the gas contaminants and odors., as a fume extractor directs gases away from unit. Powered with Herkules' Air Bag Technology, eliminating the hazards and maintenance problems associated with hydraulics or electricity.