Patent Number: 8,657,219

Title: Sheet waste processing device, image forming apparatus, and sheet waste processing method

Abstract: A sheet waste processing device includes: a sheet processing tool that generates piece-like sheet wastes by processing for sheets; a waste receiver that is provided freely movably under the sheet processing tool between a setting position where the sheet wastes generated by the sheet processing tool are housed and a non-setting position where the sheet wastes housed are disposed of; and a transporting/guarding member that is provided between the sheet processing tool and the waste receiver, transports the sheet wastes into the waste receiver located at the setting position, and blocks direct touching the sheet processing tool from a waste receiver space generated by movement of the waste receiver under the condition that the waste receiver is moved to the non-setting position.

Inventors: Sato; Ryuichi (Ebina, JP)

Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

International Classification: B02C 23/00 (20060101); B26D 7/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-02-25 0:00:00