RRC 2018

Resource Recycling Conference and Trade Show 2019

American Chemistry Council (ACC)
Washington, D.C.

The American Chemistry Council's Plastics Division represents leading companies dedicated to providing innovative solutions to the challenges of today and tomorrow through plastics. Advances in plastics are helping Americans save energy, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and decrease waste. Because plastics are such a valuable resource, the Plastics Division is leading efforts to “reduce, reuse, recycle and recover” through outreach, education and access to advances in recycling technology.

Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)
Eugene, OR

BHS is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for the plastics, 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.). BHS is also the home of Max-AI technology, a breakthrough artificial intelligence that identifies materials, makes intelligent decisions and directs equipment such as robotic sorters. 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 materials recovery facilities in the world – and they are achieving the highest throughput, recovery, and purity rates in the industry.

ClearStream Recycling Inc
Palos Heights, Illinois

Visibility is the key to successful diversion in public spaces. The ClearStream system educates visitors with clear bins, restricted openings and bold signage. Clear bins allow visitors and security personnel to "See Something, Say Something." Recycled content of all Clearstream bins exceeds 50 percent. ClearStream and its brands are sole-sourced products, 100 percent made in the USA and shipped factory direct to the company's customers.

Container Recycling Institute
Culver City, California

CRI’s mission is to make North America a global model for the collection and quality recycling of packaging materials

Crigler Enterprises, Inc.
Mabelton, Georgia

Crigler Enterprises, Inc., established in 1972, provides quality recycling equipment and complete turn-key material recovery solutions. Crigler Enterprises' recycling equipment distributing company offers a full line of waste and scrap processing equipment and waste handling systems, including balers, shredders, conveyors, and customized pneumatic conveyance systems.

Global Polymers
Louisville, Kentucky

Global Polymers provides sustainable solutions, closed loop recycling and carbon footprint reduction. With 27 years of experience in plastics recycling, Global Polymers has the knowledge and expertise to help your company meet its goals in the area of social and environmental responsibility, carbon footprint reduction, and closed loop recycling. Global Polymers is a closed loop recycler specializing in post-industrial and post-consumer plastics. They have the ability to take plastics from the scrap stage through the extrusion stage. The company also offers certified destruction, recycling program management, logistics and warehousing as well as other services in the plastic recycling loop. They keep plastics in the loop and out of the landfill.

Load Connex
Glendale, California

Load Connex is a platform that enables shippers to work directly with carriers. Shippers can add as many carriers as desired and when a load is entered, Load Connex automatically identifies the best candidates, requests their rates and displays the results on a single page. The system uses machine learning and sophisticated algorithms to determine optimal carriers with available trucks. In addition, the platform handles shipper/carrier/driver communication, displays the load on a moving map and continuously monitors trucks, issuing alerts when delayed.

Alpharetta, Georgia

From sensor based sorting machines to turnkey recycling plants, REDWAVE delivers the best solution for customer needs in paper, plastic and glass sorting.

Resource Recycling, Inc.
Portland, Oregon

For over three decades, Resource Recycling, Inc. has been the leader in providing news, analysis and connections to the recycling industry. The company publishes Resource Recycling, Plastics Recycling Update and E-Scrap News, all of which take form as print publications and weekly e-newsletters that deliver the best reporting and industry insight to materials recovery leaders. In addition, Resource Recycling, Inc. produces the Resource Recycling Conference, the Plastics Recycling Conference and the E-Scrap Conference. These marquee events bring together thousands of stakeholder representatives annually for critical conversations and business networking opportunities that open fresh pathways to recycling's growth and evolution.

Re-TRAC Connect
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Re-TRAC 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 team.

Shred-Tech Corporation
Cambridge, Ontario

Shred-Tech designs and manufactures mobile and stationary shredding machinery for a variety of waste applications. Everything from e-waste, metals, tires, documents, medical waste, plastics, wood and packaged products can be shredded and recycled. Shred-Tech has installed over 5,000 systems worldwide. Visit the company's website or call 1-800-465-3214 for more details.

U.S. EPA Responsible Appliance Disposal (RAD) Program
Washington, D.C.

EPA’s Responsible Appliance Disposal (RAD) Program is a voluntary partnership program that works with utilities, retailers, manufacturers, states, affiliates and others to collected used refrigerated appliances and implement best environmental practices for the disposal of these units, going beyond federal requirements to protect Earth’s climate and ozone layer. As a result of their commitments, RAD partners prevent emissions that are harmful to the environment, prevent the release of hazardous substances, save landfill space through recycling, and reduce energy consumption.

Waste Management  
Houston, Texas

As North America’s leading post-consumer recycler, Waste Management has been leading change in the ever-growing and dynamic recycling industry for more than three decades.During this period, we’ve also invested more than $1 billion in recycling processing infrastructure, including over $110 million in 2018 alone. This leadership resulted in over 15 million tons of recycled goods in 2018, a 91 percent increase in recycling tons since 2007.