RRC2017 Sponsors and Exhibitors
Resource Recycling 2017 Sponsors and Exhibitors
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 as well as plastic bags
and film. It also produces life-cycle inventories on the major virgin
and recycled resins, and the group 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
Equipment specializes in recycling processing equipment. This includes
all types of baling equipment (horizontal auto tie and two-ram balers,
closed door horizontal balers, and vertical balers), shredders and
sorting equipment. The equipment offered by Apex will process all types
of paper grades, corrugated cardboard, plastics, scrap metals and more.
Offering the latest design features reduces processing, labor and
shipping costs, and provides a premium value for recycled materials.
Apex Equipment also assists customers in helping to find markets for
their recycled materials and offers parts and service as well as baler
wire for baling equipment.
Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) is The Voice of Plastics
Recycling. As the international trade association representing the
plastics recycling industry, membership includes independent recycling
companies of all sizes, processing numerous resins, as well as consumer
product companies, equipment manufacturers, testing laboratories,
organizations, and others committed to the success of plastics
recycling. APR advocates the recycling of all plastics.
is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering,
manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for
the solid waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, and construction and
demolition industries. Wholly owned subsidiaries include Nihot
(Amsterdam), NRT (Nashville, Tenn.) and Zero Waste Energy (Lafayette,
Calif.). Clients around the globe choose BHS because of its experience,
dedication to cutting-edge technology, quality construction and
durability, and unmatched customer service. BHS has built some of the
largest and most durable MRFs in the world, and its plants are
achieving the highest throughput, recovery and purity rates in the
San Diego, California
Group is made up of four industry-proven brands and provides the waste
and recycling industry with a single source solution for materials
recovery facilities and equipment needs. With over 155 years of
combined experience, the CP Group has established itself as a pioneer
and leader in the field of recycling equipment and waste management
innovation. The company offers turnkey custom MRF Solutions for
single-stream, MSW, front-end fuel preparation, construction and
demolition, commercial, industrial and electronic waste.
Foodservice Packaging Institute (FPI)
Falls Church, Virginia
in 1933, the Foodservice Packaging Institute is the leading authority
for the North American food-service packaging industry. FPI is
supporting the on-site recycling program during the Resource Recycling
Conference through donation of bins, coordination of materials
collection and processing, and development of educational
Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC
Lake Elmo, Minnesota
provides public agencies with all aspects of integrated solid waste
management, including planning, collection, recycling, processing,
energy recovery, disposal, environmental monitoring and regulatory
compliance reporting. The company takes pride in helping clients
understand critical industry issues by aligning goals and objectives as
well as selecting the best strategies to meet the needs of clientele.
Foth develops cost-effective, creative solutions through listening to
its clients and applying the relevant experience to each unique need.
Glamos Wire Products
Wire Products manufactures products for the lawn, garden and concrete
industries. The company has a complete line of plant supports for every
gardening need as well as single-loop bale tie wires for the recycling
industry. Additionally, the firm offers landscape staples for landscape
and irrigation companies. Glamos Wire Products offers American-made
products, family-owned services and generations of trusted delivery.
Inc. manufactures and sells a wide range of trash and recycling
receptacles. The company is also able to customize its products to a
multitude of waste streams, dependent on the requirement of the
Global Ewaste Solutions
Global Ewaste Solutions (GES) is a leading provider of IT asset
management and disposition solutions. With facilities in Canada, the
U.S. and Singapore, the company offers quality end-of-life services on
a global scale. GES was founded with the sole purpose of providing
economical and environmentally friendly solutions for used electronics.
With the illegal exportation of e-waste becoming increasingly
prevalent, it is difficult to know where exactly old equipment ends up.
By being certified to the e-Stewards standard, the company's services
are carried out to the highest standards to ensure that customers'
assets are disposed of in a socially conscious and cost-effective way.
As an experienced IT reseller, GES reduces these costs with an
effective remarketing program.
Keep America Beautiful
America Beautiful (KAB) is the nation's leading nonprofit group focused
on building and sustaining 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 local environments.
offers complete engineering design, manufacturing and installation of
materials recovery facilities. As a leader in sorting technologies,
Machinex has designed and installed over 350 turnkey facilities in
partnership with leading MRFs in North America and Northern Europe. The
company also offers a full range of high-quality recycling equipment
such as disc screen separators, ballistic separators, balers, trommels,
optical sorting devices, conveyors and much more.
offers complete engineering, design and manufacturing of materials
recovery facilities for the MSW, single-stream, commercial and
industrial, construction and demolition, and waste-to-energy
industries. The company specializes in glass recycling systems,
e-scrap, trommel screens, disc screens, ballistic separators,
shredders, optical sorters, density separators and more. McLanahan
provides custom-engineered solutions from its locations in North
America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
National Recycling Coalition
Syracuse, New York
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 natural resources. NRC
represents and advocates for every sector of the recycling industry
(nonprofit organization, businesses, trade associations, individuals
and government). Members receive insight on pending federal
policies/programs and the tools and resources to convey the economic
and environmental benefits of recycling, as well as ongoing networking
and educational opportunities.
is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that operates paint stewardship
programs on behalf of paint manufacturers in states that have passed
paint-specific stewardship laws. The company’s main effort is to set-up
convenient locations, such as retail stores and municipal facilities
where people can take unwanted or leftover paint for recycling.
PaintCare currently has programs in California, Colorado, Connecticut,
the District of Columbia, Maine, Minnesota, Oregon, Rhode Island and
Inc. specializes in manufacturing recycling trailers and containers.
The company currently features 15 to 20 different trailer styles in
multiple sizes and colors. Additionally, the company provides multiple
stationary recycling bins, boxes and stand-alone containers. The firm
also assists in the design and build of custom equipment to meet unique
San Francisco, California
is an employee-owned, integrated resource recovery company that
provides collection, recycling, compost, consulting and disposal
services to homes and businesses in the western United States. Recology
companies operate in California, Oregon and Washington, managing dozens
of recycling programs to recover a variety of materials. Recology
programs have been replicated throughout the country and serve as a
national model for resource recovery initiatives.
Recycle by City
Los Angeles, California
Recycle By City is helping to make the world a less wasteful place, one
city at a time. The company provides customized marketing, outreach and
education services to municipalities and MRFs. The programs are
award-winning and loved by residents. Come see why cities are switching
to Recycle by City.
Recycling Association of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota
Recycling Association of Minnesota is committed to increasing recycling
in Minnesota to improve the social and economic health of its citizens,
businesses, institutions and future generations. RAM continuously
strives to reach its mission through education and by offering training
and forums, providing resources to educators around the state,
supplying recycling resources and support to Minnesota businesses,
creating and backing state and local recycling programs. and
collaborating and building partnerships with members.
Recycling Partnership is an industry-funded nonprofit partnership aimed
at transforming the U.S. curbside recycling system. The organization
understands the importance of robust curbside recycling to feed
domestic end markets and is designed to grow participation in curbside
recycling programs nationwide by engaging all public and private
Perks provides the tools that cities need to make their communities
cleaner and greener. Our dedicated team of professionals works with
community and solid waste leaders to encourage recycling participation,
decrease contamination, and decrease landfill waste by providing them
with customized programs that may include outreach, media, incentives,
and targeted data that addresses specific needs. We are your partner in
affecting change that leads to lasting results.
Rehrig Pacific Company
Los Angeles, California
Pacific Company creates value by making municipal and private
collection programs smarter and more profitable. In partnership with
clients, the company develops cost-effective and sustainable solutions
that improve asset management, enhance collection safety and
efficiency, reduce costs and build better relationships with the
customer. From the collection of waste at the curb to the collection
and disposal of regulated medical waste from a health-care facility,
Rehrig Pacific designs innovative, ergonomic and sustainable solutions
that minimize the risk of injury, improve collection safety and reduce
Recycling, Inc. is the publisher of Resource Recycling, E-Scrap News
and Plastics Recycling Update. The company is also the primary sponsor
of the Resource Recycling Conference, the E-Scrap Conference and the
Plastics Recycling Conference.
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
Connect is web-based software that transforms the way clients manage
and measure waste and recycling programs. The company has been in the
industry for over 15 years and is trusted by over 30,000 organizations
to collect, manage and analyze recycling and solid waste data. Re-TRAC
Connect is more than just a software solution; it’s an extension of the
is a pioneer in the mobile document destruction industry. It custom
designs and manufactures 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 the customers’ needs. Shred-Tech has installed more
than 3,500 systems worldwide and is recognized globally for its
first-class products and commitment to innovation and quality.
VAN DYK Recycling Solutions
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 relationships with over 2,400 efficient and profitable plants
in North America, VAN DYK's turnkey service fully equips with design,
installation, training and lifelong support.
Management currently handles 8 million tons of commodities annually
through a nationwide network of recycling facilities. The company
purchases virtually any type of recyclable commodity: office paper,
newspaper, cardboard, electronics, metals, plastics (post- consumer and
post-industrial) and even the most challenging materials.