American Chemistry Council
Booth # 206
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
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
AMUT Ecotech S.r.l.
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
Booth # 402
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 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
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.
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
innovations, offers a wide range of options with its advanced
MultiVision inspection system and broadband LED illumination
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
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
levels, calculates commissions, handles logistics, produces
documentation and captures photos for customers or claims.
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
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
San Diego, California
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 (CVP) is a nonprofit organization designed
to grow participation in curbside recycling programs
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
programs more profitable and sustainable.
EREMA North America, Inc.
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
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
North Smithfield, Rhode
Meckesheim USA is a world leader in the design, manufacture
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 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.
Reduction Solutions is one of the oldest established manufacturers of
industrial shredders, grinders and granulators in the U.S.
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
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
is a world leader in the manufacture of fully integrated packaging and
bottling line systems. Krones' products include a
portfolio of PET bottle stretch blow molders along with leading-edge
technical knowledge of PET packaging design. Sustainability
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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.
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
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.
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
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
(including local governments, businesses, schools and universities) and
sign up for a free account today. The software makes it easy
participate in reporting programs, track waste diversion and publish
waste reduction information online.
S+S Inspection, Inc.
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
your most demanding needs.
Samuel Environmental Services
Strapping System has long been leading the packaging
Now by using its time tested technology in plastic strapping, Samuel
aims to be a major player in the bale packaging industry.
uses 100 percent post-consumer PET strapping to effectively unitize
bales of various products produced by two ram balers.
sales and service are well known in the packaging industry, and the
firm continually strives to provide the best bale unitizing system in
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
company to customize all standard shredders to meet the specific
requirements of customers’ needs. Shred-Tech has installed
than 2,000 systems worldwide and is recognized globally for its
first-class products and a commitment to engineering innovation and
Southeast Recycling Development
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.
STADLER America LLC
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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
recycling plants and over 700 ballistic separators, the most efficient
in the industry. STADLER’s high-quality engineering and
is based in Germany. STADLER America is located in
Carolina, guaranteeing reliable spare-part supply and after-sales
Starlinger and Company
Greenville, South Carolina
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.
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
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 (SRI) is an industry association that
promotes and sustains the recycling of all steel products.
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
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.
Company turns millions of pounds of recycled and reclaimed plastic and
waste wood into Trex decking and outdoor living products.
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
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
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.
Management, Inc., based in Houston, is the leading provider of
comprehensive environmental solutions in North America.
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,
and municipal customers throughout North America.
Waste Processing Equipment,
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
WEIMA America, Inc.
Fort Mill, South
over 25 years, WEIMA has been a leader in size reduction within the
wood, paper, and plastic industries. The firm acknowledges
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.