ClosetMaid 8278 18-Inch Wide Laundry Utility Hanger Shelf
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It will be the way you mount the shelf that will cause the problem. You can probably use anchors in sheetrock without having to worry about pulling it away from the wall with too You can probably hang the screen on studs or a well-mounted wood backing if it is well mounted. Besides placing small appliances on the shelf, I also use S hooks to hold the utensils.
There is a problem with the picture. The curved ends of the shelf should face down rather than up when it is hung. In the picture, it looks like the shelf will pull out and down. If you attach it as shown, then the weight of your items will pull out and down on the shelf. You will need to secure it well to the wall in order to prevent it from falling. There is one way in which structurally it is more effective
My washer and dryer are located right next to it, so I installed it above them. I would say the shelf is half as far out as the bottom one, so it's up there. Despite its relatively small size, it has a lot of power On my upper shelf, I have a large container of liquid laundry detergent with a spigot along with a few other lighter items.
Several of these shelves can be hung together to create a true 36-inch shelf. If any extra width is required, I imagine it would not be more than 1/4 inch.