American Chemistry Council
Washington, D.C. 
Booth # 206

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) Plastics Division represents the leading plastics resin manufacturers in the U.S. ACC conducts research and recycling studies for plastics packaging and plastic bags and film.  It also produces life cycle inventories on the major virgin and recycled resins, and provides technical, educational and marketing assistance to state and local officials, businesses and customer groups. The Plastics Division sponsors programs that increase plastics recycling through implementation of sustainable and efficient recycling programs. The association's plastics websites include www.americanchemistry.com/plastics, www.plasticbagrecycling.org and www.allplasticpbottles.org.

AMUT Ecotech S.r.l.
Novara, Italy
Booth # 207

AMUT is one of the world’s leading machinery manufacturing companies, focusing on thermoplastic recycling technologies. Founded in 1958, AMUT’s patented recycling technology received the global Plastic Environmental – Enabling Technology award in 2006 from the Society of Plastics Engineers. With its AMUT ECOTECH division, AMUT supplies complete handling and sorting plants for municipal recycling facilities and plastics recovery facilities.

Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers          
Washington, D.C.          
Booth # 402

The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR) is the national trade association representing companies that acquire, re-process and sell the output of more than 90 percent of the post-consumer plastic processing capacity in North America. Founded in 1992, its membership includes independent recycling companies of all sizes that process numerous resins.  APR strongly advocates the recycling of all post-consumer plastic packaging.

Avangard Innovative
Houston, Texas
Booth #301

Avangard is a premier sustainable solutions provider, with branch offices and operating plants around the world. Avangard Innovative works closely with clients to provide solutions and services that help achieve their social and environmental goals. One of the largest recyclers in North America, Avangard Innovative's core services include recycling solutions, processing/recycling facilities, equipment solutions, environmental and industrial services, resin distribution and sustainable products.

Bright Technologies, div. of Sebright
Hopkins, Michigan
Booth #603

For over 30 years, Sebright Products and our specialty equipment division, Bright Technologies has specialized in application specific recycling equipment. Applications include: EPS Foam, Beverage and Dairy, Pulp and Paper, Oil Filters, and more. Product line now includes an industrial baler for product separation and wet applications, producing mill size bales with no moisture deductions. Quality design, manufacturing, installation, and service staff to help with long term solutions for your processing challenges with minimum downtime.

Buhler Sortex, Inc.      
Stockton, California    
Booth #400

Bühler provides integrated sorting stations for recycled or virgin plastic processors who demand the highest standards of purity and quality.  Buhler now offers a turnkey solution for its SORTEX range of optical sorters with a  focus on precision sorting, maximizing capacity and yield, and delivering a consistent performance.  The new SORTEX A MultiVision, which is packed with innovations, offers a wide range of options with its advanced MultiVision inspection system and broadband LED illumination technology. 

Carton Council           
Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Booth #306

Carton Council is a group of carton manufacturers united to deliver long-term collaborative solutions to divert cartons from landfills.  The Carton Council seeks to reduce the environmental impact of these cartons by expanding recycling programs, increasing carton recovery and continuously improving the environmental performance of that type of packaging.

Stamford, Connecticut            
Booth #509

A leading provider of IT solutions for the plastics recycling industry, cieTrade offers business management and financial software for recycling companies that perform material processing, provide brokerage services and export to overseas customers. The firm's software helps recyclers maximize their productivity through improved organization and workflow, manages inventory and controls costs with barcode scanning technology.  The software also tracks profitability on multiple levels, calculates commissions, handles logistics, produces documentation and captures photos for customers or claims.  The company's support brings many years of industry experience and knowledge of best practices to help cieTrade clients remain competitive in today's recycling markets.

Consumer Aerosol Products Council 
Washington, D.C.          
Booth #203

The Consumer Aerosol Products Council (CAPCO) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides factual information about aerosol products including positive attributes, recycling information and technology and science.  CAPCO is affiliated with the Consumer Specialty Products Association.

CP Group        
San Diego, California
Booth #308

CP Group family of companies is dedicated to providing the world’s most advanced sort systems. We invest in the highest level of equipment durability, cutting-edge innovation, brilliant software intelligence, and customer service reliability. The CP Group has established itself as a pioneer and leader in the field of recycling equipment and waste management innovation.  From single-stream recycling to waste-to-energy, optical sorters to balers, the CP Group is a one-stop-shop and industry-proven company to turn to for the most technologically advanced sort systems and equipment.

Curbside Value Partnership    
Arlington, Virginia      
Booth #501

The Curbside Value Partnership (CVP) is a nonprofit organization designed to grow participation in curbside recycling programs nationwide.  It is the only current national program that engages all recycling stakeholders (including government, private industry, haulers and materials recovery facilities) to identify solutions to improving curbside recycling programs through education and data analysis. CVP’s goal is to launch and study education programs to increase tonnage and participation in local curbside programs.  The group aims to make programs more profitable and sustainable.

EREMA North America, Inc. 
Ipswich, Massachusetts           
Booth #503

EREMA is the world's market leader in the development and production of plastic recycling systems and components.  Over 4,000 EREMA systems worldwide now produce more than 14 million tons of plastic pellets annually.  Since 1992, customers throughout United States and Canada have relied on EREMA North America, Inc. for the company's technical expertise, sales support and extensive spare parts inventory.  The firm's facility, located in Ipswich, Massachusetts, includes a customer demonstration area featuring the latest technology.

Herbold USA 
North Smithfield, Rhode Island          
Booth #302

Herbold Meckesheim USA  is a world leader in the design, manufacture and installation of a wide range of size reduction equipment for the plastics and recycling industries.  The company's products are used in a variety of applications from traditional to innovative and include: granulators, shredders, pulverizers, plastcompactors, wash lines, thermal gryers and fully integrated systems.

IPS Balers
Baxley, Georgia
Booth #506

IPS Balers is a baler manufacturer that offers a complete line of balers, from the smallest vertical to the very largest auto-tie/two-ram balers in the recycling industry.  The firm's staff has more than 300 years of combined application and manufacturing experience, allowing the company to offer a wide range of bailing solutions for fiber, plastic, and non-ferrous materials.  Its patented designs dramatically increase production, performance and efficiency to meet any bailing application.

Jordan Reduction Solutions    
Birmingham, Alabama
Booth #407-409

Jordan Reduction Solutions is one of the oldest established manufacturers of industrial shredders, grinders and granulators in the U.S.  With over 150 years of continuous service, the company has supplied quality size reduction equipment to various facilities processing plastic, rubber, paper, metals and other diverse materials.

Keep America Beautiful
Stamford, Connecticut
Booth #512

Keep America Beautiful is the nation’s leading nonprofit group that brings people together to build and sustain vibrant communities.  With a national network of community-based affiliates, KAB works with millions of volunteers who take action in their communities to transform public spaces into beautiful places.  Through the organization's programs and public-private partnerships, KAB engages individuals to take greater responsibility for improving their community’s environment.  For more information follow @kabtweet on Twitter and like the group on facebook.com/keepamericabeautiful.

Franklin, Wisconsin
Booth #508

Krones is a world leader in the manufacture of fully integrated packaging and bottling line systems.  Krones' products include a comprehensive portfolio of PET bottle stretch blow molders along with leading-edge technical knowledge of PET packaging design.  Sustainability is a core principle that has been the catalyst for the development of Krones PET recycling systems. Krones can supply a turnkey solution for PET recycling, bottle sortation, wash lines and bottle- to-bottle modules.

Machinex Technologies, Inc. 
High Point, North Carolina     
Booth #403

Machinex offers complete engineering design, manufacturing and installation of materials recovery facilities.  The company provides turnkey projects for the recycling industry, focusing on single-stream systems, municipal solid waste, construction and demolition, and front-end processing for waste-to-energy.  Machinex offers a full range of high-quality recycling equipment such as disc screen separators, ballistic separators, balers, trommels, optical sorting machinery and other components that give customers complete system integration.

Moore Recycling Associates   
Sonoma, California     
Booth #208

Moore Recycling Associates offers 24 years of consulting and management experience in post-consumer materials recycling, providing short- and long-term strategic, technical and management expertise.  Moore’s primary area of focus is packaging, especially plastic packaging, and the firm brings a complex understanding of the entire product life cycle – from collection to recycling infrastructure to end-use markets.  Moore has offices on both coasts to service clients' management, research and program operation needs.  The company takes pride in accurate, high-quality work and client satisfaction.

National Recovery Technologies
Nashville, Tennessee
Booth #300

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, NRT is a leader in designing, manufacturing and installing optical sorting technology. Since our inception in 1981, our people have been industry thought-leaders and innovators. Today, we apply our technology in automated industrial inspection systems, materials handling and process control, particularly in processing material for recycling. Our team is focused on technology innovation, quality of manufacturing and a strong commitment to customer service.

National Recycling Coalition
Washington, D.C.
Booth #213

The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) is a national nonprofit corporation with more than 3,000 members committed to maintaining a prosperous and productive American recycling system to conserve our natural resources.  NRC represents and advocates for every sector of the recycling industry (nonprofit organizations, businesses, trade associations, individuals and government). Members receive insight on pending federal policies/programs, the tools and resources to convey the economic and environmental benefits of recycling, as well as ongoing networking and educational opportunities.

Next Generation Recycling Machines, Inc.
Norcross, Georgia
Booth #303

NGR produces machinery for the reprocessing of thermoplastics waste back into high value raw material.  NGR’s One-Step technology, a patented shredder-feeder-extruder combination, renders the pre-shredding of plastics waste unnecessary.  As a result, reprocessing costs are low and manpower requirements are reduced to a minimum.  The wide range of machines, with pellet outputs between 20 and 2000 kg/hr, provide various solutions for the plastics industry as well as for post-consumer waste applications.

Proterra Recycling Systems
Ruskin, Florida
Booth #209

Proterra Recycling Systems is a designer, manufacturer and installer of complete recycling systems used to process single-stream, dual-stream, dirty MRF and C&D infrastructures.  The company also manufactures electric grinding/shredding systems up to 2000 HP. Proterra is a partner of and sales agent for AMUT ECOTECH equipment and technologies in the U.S.

Resource Recycling, Inc.
Portland, Oregon
Booth #602

Resource Recycling, Inc. is the publisher of Resource Recycling, E-Scrap News and Plastics Recycling Update, and is the primary sponsor of the Resource Recycling Conference, the E-Scrap Conference and the Plastics Recycling Conference.

Re-TRAC Connect       
Winnipeg, Manitoba   
Booth #202/204

Re-TRAC Connect is the waste diversion software standard that sustainability professionals trust to efficiently collect, manage and analyze recycling and solid waste data.  Join over 15,000 organizations (including local governments, businesses, schools and universities) and sign up for a free account today.  The software makes it easy to participate in reporting programs, track waste diversion and publish waste reduction information online.

S+S Inspection, Inc.    
Bartlett, Illinois    
Booth #507

S+S Inspection provides engineered sorting solutions for the plastics and recycling industries. The company designs and manufactures the widest variety of metal detectors and optical sorting technology on the market.  S+S specializes in providing custom solutions to solve your most demanding needs.

Samuel Environmental Services          
Woodridge, Illinois     
Booth #412/414

Samuel Strapping System has long been leading the packaging business.  Now by using its time tested technology in plastic strapping, Samuel aims to be a major player in the bale packaging industry.  Samuel uses 100 percent post-consumer PET strapping to effectively unitize bales of various products produced by two ram balers.  Samuel’s sales and service are well known in the packaging industry, and the firm continually strives to provide the best bale unitizing system in the industry.

Cambridge, Ontario    
Booth #401

Shred-Tech is a pioneer in the mobile document destruction industry.  The company is a custom designer and manufacturer of engineered reduction systems and shredding machinery for a variety of waste and recycling applications.  In-house engineering and design services enable the company to customize all standard shredders to meet the specific requirements of customers’ needs.  Shred-Tech has installed more than 2,000 systems worldwide and is recognized globally for its first-class products and a commitment to engineering innovation and quality.

Southeast Recycling Development Council    
Brevard, North Carolina         
Booth #212

SERDC’s mission is to unite industry, government, and nongovernmental organizations to promote sustainable recycling in the Southeast U.S.  SERDC recently completed its SERDC 120 effort, which launched the Recycling Partnership to make industry-supported, strategic investments in local recycling infrastructure. SERDC continues its research on recycling’s economic impact in the region to advance recycling across the Southeast. With a diverse membership base, SERDC offers tremendous networking and collaboration opportunities.

Spartanburg, South Carolina
Booth #315

STADLER is one of the leading manufacturers of material recycling facilities in the world, designing and manufacturing tailor-made plant concepts for industrial waste, lightweight packaging, single-stream, commingled, MSW and paper/OCC.  STADLER has installed more than 200 complete turnkey recycling plants and over 700 ballistic separators, the most efficient in the industry.  STADLER’s high-quality engineering and manufacturing is based in Germany.  STADLER America is located in Spartanburg, South Carolina, guaranteeing reliable spare-part supply and after-sales service.

Starlinger and Company
Greenville, South Carolina
Booth #408

Starlinger, a global leader in bottle-to-bottle PET recycling, manufactures the recoStar PET iV+ extrusion line along with viscoTEC’s viscoSTAR Solid State Polycondensation (SSP) and Decontamination (deCON) reactors that produce FDA LNO rPET (approved for pellets or flake).  The recoSTAR/viscoSTAR solution provides versatility, iV control, contaminant control and high-quality FDA LNO rPET.  Additionally, recycling of HDPE bottles for food contact is one of Starlinger’s turnkey applications, and that system is well known for its excellent decontamination values.  Starlinger also manufactures a full line of pelletizing lines for the most efficient recycling and cleaning of all types of polyolefins and nylons.  Demonstration lines are available in the U.S. and Austria.

Steel Recycling Institute          
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania         
Booth #312

The Steel Recycling Institute (SRI) is an industry association that promotes and sustains the recycling of all steel products.  The SRI educates the solid waste industry, government, business and consumers about the benefits of steel's infinite recycling cycle through credibly communicating recycling, sustainability and life cycle data.  Follow the SRI on Twitter through @EnviroMetal.

Statesville, North Carolina
Booth #313

Toter is the leading manufacturer of two-wheeled carts for curbside automated waste, recycling and organics collection by cities, private waste haulers and recyclers.  Toter introduced the automated curbside cart system in North America during the late 1960s.  Today, Toter is the top-selling cart brand.

Trex Company, Inc.    
Winchester, Virginia   
Booth #307

Trex Company turns millions of pounds of recycled and reclaimed plastic and waste wood into Trex decking and outdoor living products.  Most of these raw materials come from recovered plastic grocery bags, plastic film and waste wood fiber.  Trex Company each year purchases approximately 200 million pounds of used polyethylene and an equal amount of hardwood sawdust, materials that would normally end up in a landfill.

UNICOR Recycling
Washington, D.C.
Booth #513

UNICOR Recycling is the primary scrap electronics solution for federal, state, and local governments.  UNICOR Recycling will serve private entities as well.  Each of UNICOR’s seven processing factories operates in total compliance with all national standards, including the Responsible Recycling (R2) e-scrap certification.  As a self-sustaining, government corporation, UNICOR represents an invaluable investment in developing human potential, including a positive impact on our economy, reduced government spending and increased safety for all.

VAN DYK Recycling Solutions          
Stamford, Connecticut
Booth #500

VAN DYK Recycling Solutions is the exclusive distributor of Bollegraaf, Lubo, and TITECH machinery.  The company specializes in proven technology in the fields of sizing, sorting, recovery and baling of recyclables.  Boasting over 2,400 efficient and profitable plants in North America, VAN DYK's turnkey service fully equips with design, installation, training and lifelong support.

Waste Management, Inc.
Houston, Texas
Booth #201

Waste Management, Inc., based in Houston, is the leading provider of comprehensive environmental solutions in North America.  Through its subsidiaries, the company provides collection, transfer, recycling and resource recovery and disposal services.  It is one of the largest residential recyclers and also a leading developer, operator and owner of waste-to-energy and landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the U.S.  The company serves residential, commercial, industrial and municipal customers throughout North America.

Waste Processing Equipment, Inc.      
Rainsville, Alabama
Booth #413

Waste Processing Equipment, Inc., is the manufacturer of the Max-Pak balers, compactors and conveyors, and the Max-Pak line has been available since 1976.  The company places a major emphasis on the quality, performance, safety and efficiency of its waste and recycling equipment.  Only the highest quality components are used in construction of our products, which meet or exceed ANSI and OSHA standards for safe operation.  A standard product line is available along with custom engineered equipment for unique or specific applications.

WEIMA America, Inc.
Fort Mill, South Carolina        
Booth #502

For over 25 years, WEIMA has been a leader in size reduction within the wood, paper, and plastic industries.  The firm acknowledges that waste comes in different shapes and sizes and that every application is unique. With its wide range of shredding and briquetting equipment, WEIMA has a solution that will fit the needs of any operation and turn waste into profit.