2016 Plastics REcycling Sponsors & Exhibitors
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AAA Polymer, Inc.
Brooklyn, New York
AAA Polymer, Inc. has been supplying plastic liners and stretch film in the New York City area for the past 40 years. They are a family-owned and operated company that has a reputation for providing the highest quality products and superb service to all customers. The firm provides plastic recycling services for businesses nationwide. The company started in 1974 with the intention of showing that customers come first. That vision along with over 90 years of plastic material experience has become the current version of AAA Polymer.
Aaron Equipment Company
Booth # 206
Aaron Equipment Company has a large inventory of used, unused and re-conditioned plastics equipment. Aaron's plastic machinery includes recycling lines, wash lines, sheet lines, blown film lines, injection molding, converting, pelletizing, blow molding, cast film, compounding, dryers, downstream, single and twin screw extruders, mixers, shredders, winding and other types of plastics equipment. For more than 75 years, the Aaron Companies have been dedicated to one goal: "To provide our customers with quality equipment, dependable service and competitive prices." This customer satisfaction has earned Aaron an international reputation as one of the world's leading dealers in the process and plastics equipment industry.
Aaron Industries Corp
Booth # 1422Aaron Industries Corp. has become a leader in recycled plastic innovation and is one of the largest recycled resin compounders in the Northeast. Aaron Industries’ recycled resins include over 200 various grades of PS, PE and PP pre-colored in black, gray and other custom colors. The firm can formulate to client specifications for melt indexes, color, Izod impact, density and many other physical specifications.
New Berlin, Wisconsin
Booth # 1311
The ACS Group designs, manufactures, markets and supports one of the most comprehensive lines of auxiliary products for the plastics processing industry. Formed through a series of acquisitions, the ACS Group maintains an expansive product line, which includes size reduction equipment, material conveying equipment, metering and blending devices, heat exchangers, drying systems, and presses. These products are marketed under such recognizable brand names as AEC, Sterling, Sterlco, Cumberland, Wabash and Carver. By providing stellar customer service, their customers can be confident that any after-sale needs such as parts, technical support, on-site service, and training will be quickly and accurately met.
Rolling Meadows, Illinois
Booth # 212Adams Plastics LP has served the plastics industry for over 40 years, both as a supplier to manufacturers and as a recycler. In both of these roles, Adams maintains a green profile, with the aim of maximizing the amount of plastic that is reused and not relegated to landfills. As clients get to know the owner and employees of Adams, they understand the company’s devotion to its suppliers and customers, and that they live by their creed to provide “more than you think.”
ADG Solutions, Inc.
Booth # 906/908
ADG Solutions provides solutions for both scrap-to-pellet systems and plastics reclaim and recycling. The firm offers reclaimed Davis-Standard extruders and systems and self-cleaning screen changers for reprocessing scrap that is heavily contaminated with materials. It also sells complete wash systems for regrind or films, agricultural or post-consumer films, and horizontal water ring pelletizers. ADG Solutions also provides shredder systems that include conveying and metal detection, pellet handling systems and automated twin screw densifiers for a range of recovered material.
Advanced Blending Technologies, LLC
Booth # 217
Advanced Blending Technologies (ABT) assists manufacturers in using recycled materials more efficiently. The firm's formula-generating OptiMISER software allows recycled PE users to optimize product quality and efficiencies while guaranteeing the lowest possible cost recipes. The OptiMISER System takes the guesswork out of blend formulating and allows processors to use a wider range of recycled materials without sacrificing product quality. The product also lowers costs, improves product quality and increases throughput. ABT has over 40 years of real-world manufacturing experience in using, blending and processing recycled PE materials.
Booth # 300All-New, Inc. is rated as one of the biggest plastics traders in North America. The firm owns AQSIQ licenses and stands as a qualified exporter of plastics scrap to China. The company buys both post-industrial or post-commercial material and provides timely pickup and payment services.
American Chemistry Council
Booth # 911
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; 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.
American Cutting Edge, A Division of CB
Booth # 1410
Celebrating 50 years in the industry, American Cutting Edge, a Division of CB Manufacturing, stocks thousands of plastic recycling knives for the most common brands used in the U.S. and Canada. The company can manufacture custom knives to exact drawing specifications and provide customers with a compensative analytical evaluation of any application to resolve wear or breakage issues. The firm bills itself as the ultimate source for plastic recycling knives.
39 (0321) 6641
Booth # 807/809
Custom-tailored solutions and plug-and-play plants are the targeted policy of AMUT, the Italian group that joins know-how and manufacturing experience in several plastics divisions, including recycling. The AMUT group is present in the Americas to offer the best possible on-site service. The recycling division is focused on the manufacture of washing plants for PET bottles and HDPE containers, friction washers to remove any type of polluting material from the flakes, a mini PRF dry pre-sorting system at the inlet of a washing plant, and a de-labeler dry system for removing full-body shrink sleeve labels.
Booth # 925AMVT LLC provides a wide range of plastic sorters with leading edge technologies, such as UV, infrared, full color RGB and X-ray, enabling effective sorting of virgin and recycled plastics. AMVT's sorters are all equipped with an advanced imaging system, precise ejection, industry-highest throughput, LED lighting, and remote control to help provide the most effective solution for plastics processors.
Apexical Inc. / CHT/Bezema
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Booth # 517
Apexical Inc. and CHT R. Beitlich Gmbh are leading suppliers of specialty chemicals to the plastics recycling, textile, construction and automobile markets. Apexical exclusively represents CHT innovative recycling chemistry to the North American market while CHT de Mexico represents the same in Latin America. The company’s unique cleaning technology is based on their expertise in the textile and fiber industry which sets them apart from traditional suppliers. Both companies provide the “total chemical solution” to the flake cleaning process by possessing knowledge and experience with all the major equipment suppliers.
ARCA World Logistics
Long Beach, California
Booth # 307ARCA World Logistics is a licensed and bonded non-vessel operating common carrier. It also serves as an ocean freight forwarder and logistics company that offers door-to-door global shipping services. The firm's extensive experience shipping plastics and other commodities allows it to contract the most cost-effective solutions for international and domestic transportation needs. This includes import and export services via ocean to all global destinations. ARCA offers highly personalized, comprehensive shipping services and manages every detail from bookings, pick-ups and insurance to documentation, customs filings and delivery.
Arlington Plastics Machinery
Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Booth # 221
Arlington Machinery is a Chicago-area based reseller of new and used equipment. The firm has partnered with Virtus Equipment to sell their line of new shredders and granulators. Arlington has been buying and selling used plastics equipment for nearly 30 years. While they sell all types of plastics machinery, recycling has always been a major focus of their sales. The Virtus line includes briquetters, pellet mills, replacement knives/screens and material handling equipment in addition to shredders and granulators.
Armost Resources, Inc.
Booth # 419
Armost Resources is newly established in the United States after experiencing success with customers in China, Korea and Europe. The company specializes in plastic sorting, recycling equipment and technical solutions for commingled and contaminated materials. The machinery is designed and produced with strict standards to satisfy the American and European markets, and to service recyclers in the U.S., Armost will be establishing an equipment showroom and maintenance team in Atlanta to provide convenient technical support, material testing, parts supply and toll services.
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Booth # 1121Austrian Recycling Technology (ARTEC), develops and manufactures complete post consumer and post industrial recycling systems for the processing of plastic waste (film, fibers and flakes) into granulate. The firm’s extruders have a modular design and are highly versatile, including: Feeding, Cutting-Compacting, Extruding, Degassing, Filtration, and Pelletizing. The new extrusion concept “Edelweiss” (partnership with Krauss Maffei Berstorff) combines recycling and compounding in one single process, enabling throughput rates between 550 to 5,500 lbs/hr. ARTEC’s products are sold in North America exclusively through Zimmer America Recycling Solutions.
Association of Plastic Recyclers
Booth # 1006/1008
The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) serves as 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.
Booth # 1109
Avangard is a premier sustainable solutions provider, with branch offices and operating plants located 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.
West Chicago, Illinois
Booth # 401Avian Granulator is a world-class manufacturer of size reduction machinery for the plastics, rubber and recycling industries. With manufacturing, distribution and service facilities in Illinois, Avian is an international supplier to the plastics industry. Avian offers a variety of machines: low-, medium- and high-speed granulators as well as pulverizers and shredders. The granulators and shredders are ideal for block, film, sheet, plastic and other specialized material including rubber. Customers include firms in the automotive, electronic, chemical, plastics, recycling and packaging industries.
B+B America LLC
Moore, South Carolina
B+B America LLC is the exclusive American sales and service organization for B+B Anlagenbau GmbH, located in Detmold, Germany. B+B designs, manufactures and commissions plastics recycling machines and plants for post-consumer and post-industrial plastic waste of all kinds (PET, HDPE, LDPE, etc.). B+B plants start using baled plastic materials, such as bottles and film. The process includes automatic bale opening, sorting and separation of plastic from waste, grinding, label removing, dry intensive pre-washing, hot-washing, a sink-float tank, drying and final optical sorting of washed flakes. Throughputs start at 2,000 pounds per hour and go up to 15,000 pounds per hour of finished product.
B. Schoenberg & Co.
Yorktown, New York
Booth # 317
B. Schoenberg is consistently ranked as one of the largest plastic recyclers and traders in North America. The firm handles all commodity and engineering grade resins. They are the largest consumer of flexible PVC scrap in North America producing over 250 truckloads monthly of flexible PVC pellets. Schoenberg also manufactures their own quality black color concentrate for applications such as injection molding, extrusion, compounding and utility grade applications.
Booth # 516
A global partner for additives, Baerlocher USA adds character to plastics. The Baerlocher group of companies is one of the world’s leading additive suppliers, drawing on experience from more than 190 years of company history. The company's expertise in the production and use of plastic additives is closely linked to the success story of plastic materials. Baerlocher's 1,200 employees, along with a global presence, make sure the business stays close to its customers.
Crown Point, Indiana
Booth # 819Balemaster manufactures heavy-duty horizontal balers for the recycling industry. Balemaster balers are designed to bale all forms of recyclable materials including OCC, ONP, aluminum
cans and plastic bottles. All Balemaster balers include many advanced features to provide maximum throughput capacity.
Bano Recycling SRL
39 049 9200757
Booth # 215Bano Recycling is a leader in shredding technology with over thirty years of experience. The firm specializes in single-shaft shredders for effective size reduction for separation and recovering secondary raw materials from waste and scrap. Homogenous and selected end-material comes guaranteed by precise sizing screen. Their shredders have universal use and are suitable for the reduction of plastic materials, light metals scrap, E-scrap, wood, textiles, paper and cardboard. The firm also supplies fixed and mobile shredders and customizes products according to customer’s requirements and needs.
Bay Plastics Machinery
Bay City, Michigan
Booth # 214Bay Plastics Machinery has served as a pioneer in bringing the manufacturing, sales and service of pelletizing technology to the North American marketplace. The firm has a rich history dating back to 1961 and clients buy from Bay Plastics Machinery with confidence and expect performance. Located in Bay City, Michigan, the company offers a complete line of strand pelletizers from 25 mm to 1,000 mm, along with a full line of conveyors, water baths, air knives, vacuum systems and spare parts. The company’s services include: rotor sharpening rebuild and repair, technical support and material testing.
Booth # 824
Neptune, New Jersey
BlackBridge Investments is an innovative recycling brokerage that specializes in the procurement of plastic, paper and polyurethane foam scrap. BlackBridge Investments was founded by a team of experienced traders with long-term expertise in the reyccling business. The company works in recycling procurement with manufacturing companies, MRFs, brokers and other sources to supply end users with material for their operations. BlackBridge Investments utilizes the most advanced technology, the most refined processes and offers the most meticulous customer support, including on-time shipping and logistics to ensure profitable transactions for both buyer and seller.
Blades Machinery Co.
Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Booth # 304Blades Machinery buys and sells all types of plastics processing equipment, and the company's specialty is size reduction equipment. The firm's inventory consists of over 600 used granulators and shredders along with new Cumberland granulators and new Vecoplan shredders. Blades Machinery is the largest granulator service center in the U.S. and can rebuild any make/model granulator. The company stocks knives and screens for all makes and models of granulators and has a state-of-the art knife sharpening center with four sharpening machines.
East Brunswick, New Jersey
Booth # 412Bluestar Silicones is one of the world's leading fully integrated silicone manufacturers. With more than 50 years of experience in silicones, Bluestar Silicones offers a complete range of silicone products. Bluestar Silicones has introduced a new line of SILCOLAPSE brand foam control additives that provides broad utility at various temperatures and pH levels for plastics recycling applications. These products are domestically produced and deliver excellent performance at competitive prices.
Booth # 1108
Bühler provides integrated sorting stations for recycled or virgin plastic processors that 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.
Bunting Magnetics Co.
Booth # 1207/1209
Bunting is the one-stop source for conveyors as well as magnetic separation and metal detection equipment. The company's engineering team can provide the models and drawings to complete all systems and ensure a smooth project completion. Bunting offers customers the equipment protection and product purity needed to operate successfully and meet high standards.
Caltex Polymers, Inc.
Hauppauge, New York
Booth # 312
Buying or selling, Caltex Polymers has been associated with plastic scrap for over 32 years. The company has been the industry leader in the U.S. and Asia during this time and recognized by all trade organizations, associations and peers for outstanding service, high-quality products and large volume of plastic recycled. As one of the largest exporters of plastic scrap from the U.S., Caltex can buy or sell any plastic, in any form and in any volume.
Booth # 313Canterbury Engineering is a world-class source for plastic processing after-market products. With over 35 years of experience in manufacturing and engineering solutions for plastic processing, the company can design, manufacture or rebuild screws for a wide range of applications, including single-flighted, multi-flighted, variable lead, two-stage and barrier. All the screws can be designed to include a wide variety of mixing sections, and that company offers a profile that will process customers' polymers with maximum output.
Canuck Compounders Inc.
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
Booth # 520Canuck Compounders, Inc. has more than 30 years of experience and a current plant capacity in excess of 60 million pounds. The company strives to provide its customers with only the highest quality in custom compounding in response to specific end-user applications. Canuck's technicians are specialists in the day-to-day practice of compounding, and they are supported by modern test equipment, pilot plants and the most advanced manufacturing machinery.
Cavert Wire Co., Inc.
Rural Hall, North Carolina
Booth # 318
Cavert Wire Co. is America’s largest manufacturer of black annealed baling wire. Serving the baling industry since 1910, Cavert offers a full line of baling wire products including automatic baling wire, single loop bale ties, double loop bale ties and steel banding. For a quote, please call 1-800-969-2601 ext. 552.
Booth # 615
Founded in 1905, C.H. Robinson is one of the world's largest third party logistics (3PL) providers, with 2014 gross revenues of $13.5 billion. The company provides freight transportation and logistics, outsource solutions, produce sourcing, and information services to over 46,000 customers through a network of offices in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia. To meet their customers' freight needs, they provide access to over 66,000 transportation providers worldwide, including contract motor carriers, railroads, air freight carriers, and ocean carriers.
Champion Polymer Recycling
Booth # 1025
Champion Polymer Recycling has a complete recycling network in place for efficient plastics processing. Champion is one of the top users of post-industrial and post-consumer recycled plastic in the United States as it seeks to meet the manufacturing needs of its parent company, Infiltrator Water Technologies, LLC. Recycled material streams represent 85 to 90 percent of the company's total resin usage. Infiltrator Water Technologies, LLC serves the on-site wastewater industry, manufacturing a complete line of products ranging from septic tanks and accessories to geo-synthetic aggregate products.
China Plastic Recycling Association of
Booth # 103CPRA, full name China Plastic Recycling Association, is a branch organization of China National Resources Recycling Association. Founded in 2014, CPRA aims to unite and lead the enterprises and institutions in the plastic recycling industry to upgrade the status and image of the industry and build an influentially healthy industry by abundantly using all the advantageous resources and optimizing the platform of the China Plastics Recycling Association. CPRA offers its members timely information about China’s significant events, international recycling markets, legislative context and the latest technologies.
China Scrap Plastics
Booth # 407
China Scrap Plastics Association (CSPA) is a nonprofit organization representing the Chinese scrap plastics recycling industry. CSPA specializes in bridging communications between the industry and the Chinese government, and the group has more than 150 plastics recycling corporate members, representing an annual import of 4.5 million tons of scrap plastic to China. CSPA also organizes the twice yearly China Plastics Recycling Exhibition & Conference, known as ChinaReplas. It is the largest conference covering the plastics recycling industry in China.
CieTrade Systems, Inc.
Booth # 1412A leading provider of IT solutions for the plastics recycling industry, cieTrade offers business management and financial software for 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. It also manages inventory, controls costs with barcode scanning technology, tracks profitability on multiple levels, calculates commissions, handles logistics, produces documentation and captures photos for customers or claims. The company’s support team brings many years of industry experience and knowledge of best practices to help cieTrade clients remain competitive in today’s recycling markets.
Clean Water Technology, Inc.
Los Angeles, California
Booth # 515Clean Water Technology, Inc. (CWT) offers a complete line of water and wastewater treatment solutions. The company specializes in skid mounted primary treatment systems, packaged biological and membrane treatment systems, and filtration and RO systems for water reuse. CWT is a global provider with over 16 years of experience in industrial water and wastewater treatment. The firm's clients receive the most advanced technology on the market while incorporating sustainability, efficiency, flexibility and easy operability.
Clear Path Recycling
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Booth # 611
Located in Fayetteville, North Carolina, Clear Path Recycling LLC (CPR) is one of the largest domestic processors of post-consumer PET baled containers in North America. CPR is a joint venture between Shaw Industries and DAK Americas and converts recycled post-consumer PET baled containers into clean rPET flake. Each parent utilizes a portion of the rPET flake produced, incorporating it into their respective product offerings: residential carpet and virgin resin.
CMG Granulators & Shredders
Booth # 115
CMG is a manufacturer and distributor of granulators and single-shaft shredders. Products are impeccably designed and go through extensive quality control to assure an excellent ROI. Established in Italy more than 35 years ago, the company offers equipment and solutions for the toughest regrind challenges. Equipment is distributed worldwide, and CMG has a Michigan-based North America Tech Center, which offers equipment demonstrations, application trial grinds and a parts inventory. CMG has the right solution for every application as well as local representatives and service.
Common Sense Solutions, Inc.
Montclair, New Jersey
Booth # 1016
Common Sense Solutions, Inc. is an engineering and consulting company specializing in the plastics recycling industry. Many of the best known plastics recyclers have used the firm for project management, process improvement/development, equipment evaluation/selection, business development and operations consulting. The company has particular expertise in washing and grinding systems for PE, PET, PP and films as well as material handling. The company has been in business since 1997.
Cresswood Shredding Machinery
Booth # 205Cresswood Shredding Machinery is a manufacturer of single shaft, low speed shredders for plastics and other industries. The company is located 60 miles west of Chicago and has been a leader in building machinery for the recycling industry for over 30 years.
Booth # 208CTC Plastics is a minority owned ISO certified company. CTC Plastics specializes in custom compounding of commodity grade recycled certified automotive resins and general purpose resins. CTC’s wide range of capabilities also include compression and injection molding. CTC Plastics is one of the largest manufacturers of strong, lightweight thermoplastic composite pallets, offering both heavy duty reusable and lightweight export single use plastic pallets made from 100% recycled plastic.
Custom Polymers PET
Booth # 1013
Custom Polymers PET is a premier recycler of post-consumer and post-industrial PET. The company washes 180 million pounds of PET annually through its three wash lines and sells a clean quality bottle flake into a variety of applications, including fiber, strapping, sheet and bottle. It also extrudes 30 million pounds of post-consumer resin that is LNO approved by the FDA for direct food and beverage applications. Custom Polymers PET is a proud member of APR and can ship material via truck, bulk and rail.
Custom Polymers, Inc.
Charlotte, North Carolina
Booth # 1012
Custom Polymers, Inc. is one of the largest recyclers and reprocessors of all types and forms of post-industrial and post-consumer plastic scrap in North America. A team of experienced professionals, a solid financial base and a dedication to customer service have helped Custom Polymers, Inc. develop and maintain long-term partnerships with both buyers and suppliers worldwide. The firm is a proud member of the Association of Plastic Recyclers.
Davis Standard LLC
Booth # 906/908Davis‐Standard LLC is a global leader in the design, development and distribution of extrusion and converting technology. Davis‐Standard systems include more than 10 product lines to support manufacturing applications and customers within every major industry. This includes the agriculture, automotive, construction, health care, energy, electronics, food and beverage packaging, and retail industries, among others. With more than 950 employees worldwide and a network of independent sales agents and suppliers in nearly every country, Davis‐Standard is committed to engineering equipment that is cost-effective, environmentally friendly and offers a high return on investment.
Little Rock, Arkansas
Booth # 219
Delta Plastics is the leading manufacturer and supplier of irrigation polytube for the agriculture industry. The firm's products are used to efficiently irrigate a variety of crops, including corn, beans, rice and cotton. Delta operates two facilities in Arkansas: a manufacturing plant in Little Rock produces polytube and Revolution Bag can liners, and a facility in Stuttgart is dedicated to the company's extensive recycling operations. The firm is proud to be the leader in polytube irrigation and is committed to providing efficient irrigation solutions to farmers.
Dock 7 Materials Group LLC
Red Bank, New Jersey
Booth # 306
Dock 7 Materials Group is a global import and export business dealing in plastic scrap, e-scrap and commodities. Their primary materials include agricultural, post-consumer, and post-industrial plastics. Dock 7 manages the entire import and export process from loading to delivery and is able to arrange both small and large shipments. The firm has a wealth of experience in bringing these materials to market through solving complex logistical and collection challenges. The company is currently seeking partners for special projects in the industry.
Dorstener Wire Tech
Booth # 519
Dorstener Wire Tech (DWT) specializes in high performance extruder screens and polymer filtration products. DWT can help design and engineer screen packs that enhance throughput and reduce process cost without sacrificing quality. DWT has a full range of tooling and production capabilities in Houston as well as sister companies in Europe, Asia and Mexico. DWT produces screens for all types of screen changers including: round packs, cylinders, frame packs, weld packs and auto screen changers.
The Dow Chemical Company
Booth # 823
Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics is a $13 billion business that combines core strengths of R&D, worldwide reach, broad product lines and industry expertise to deliver sustainable solutions for plastics and adhesives markets. The business focuses on high growth market segments in flexible and rigid food packaging, secondary and tertiary packaging, personal hygiene and medical products, and adhesive applications. With 3,900 employees, 48 plants and 28 sites spread across 16 countries, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics is the largest polyethylene producer in the world and is a leading innovator and collaborator across the value chain on solutions for better packaging.
Pineville, North Carolina
Booth # 1308/1310/1312
North Carolina-based eFactor3 LLC brings together a keen understanding of environmental, engineering and equipment issues (hence the name). The company offers a variety of pre-shredding, shredding and granulating equipment along with conveying, separation equipment systems integration and installation. The eFactor3 team can provide a custom solution for whatever is intended to be recycled or turned into an alternative fuel.
Emerald Pacific Resources
Mexico City, Mexico
Booth # 1221
Emerald Pacific is a high-volume, full-service purchaser, supplier, and distributor of recycled plastic resins. Offices, warehouses, and processing facilities in the United States, Mexico, and China allow the company to provide efficient and quality assured material supply services to its diverse client base of manufacturers around the world. The company is highly specialized in top grade, QC tested and input ready streams of HDPE, PET, PP as well as many other types of recycled resins including engineering grades, available in a variety of presentations.
Booth # 513
Ensign Equipment is an industry-leading manufacturer of bulk material handling systems, providing a range of solutions for filling, unloading, weighing, conveying and storing a variety of materials. The company's cost-effective solutions are engineered to meet customers' process requirements. From a stand-alone piece of equipment to a fully automated system, the Ensign engineering team is prepared to provide smart solutions to keep customers moving.
Booth # 1424ENTEK is a USA based manufacturer of turnkey production extrusion systems, twin-screw extruders, and components. The company is a leading supplier of extrusion technology for natural fiber-plastic composites, pelletizing, custom compounding, specialty sheet lines, food and medical applications. In addition to producing state-of-the-art twin-screw extruders and replacement wear parts from 25mm to 250mm, ENTEK’s highly trained engineering department helps companies optimize production, and ENTEK’s turnkey expertise helps customers establish complete plant-wide operations, often from the ground up. ENTEK is also the producer of microporous battery separators for lead-acid and lithium batteries. Its technology is used in lead-acid batteries for automobiles, golf carts and industrial applications.
Reidsville, North Carolina / Chino,
Booth # 1113
Envision Plastics is a national supplier and producer of recycled high-quality HDPE resins. The company is proud to offer EcoPrime, the first FDA-approved HDPE resin meeting the standards for packaging all manner of food grade items, including milk, juice, vitamins and personal care products. Envision Plastics' PRISMA technology provides color-specific resins made to customers' specifications. Envision Plastics is located on both coasts with nationwide shipping capabilities.
EREMA North America, Inc.
Booth # 811
Erema is the world's market leader in the development and production of plastic recycling systems and components. Over 3,800 Erema systems around the globe now produce more than 13 million tons of plastic pellets every year. Since 1992, customers throughout the U.S. and Canada have relied on Erema North America, Inc. for the company's technical expertise, sales support and extensive spare parts inventory. The facility, located in Ipswich, Massachusetts, includes a customer demonstration area that is available for test runs upon request.
Booth # 1307/1309
Eriez equipment removes metal from plastics to improve product purity and protect valuable equipment. Eddy current separators remove aluminum, brass and copper from plastic delivering the highest purity and yield. The company's metal detectors and separators protect shredders and granulators from all types of metals and remove metal from regrind. Vibratory feeders and screeners convey and screen materials with accuracy and quick changeovers. Eriez is also known for making the most powerful rare earth magnetic separators.
North America LP
Booth # 1007
Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH was formed in 1983 and operates globally, with its newest location in Atlanta. The company produces a complete line of continuous melt filters for the recycling, compounding, sheet, film and strapping industries. The company’s ERF rotating drum melt filters are well known for their ability to remove difficult contaminants such as paper, wood, foil, PET, rubber and silicone. Ettlinger also manufactures a wide range of injection molding machines for large-part molding.
Falcon Paper & Plastics
Avenel, New Jersey
Booth # 418
Falcon Papers and Plastics have both the ability and flexibility to move high volumes of materials through any market at any time. With their vertical market integration and support of the company’s North American warehousing network, their quality of service is unmatched.
Badia Polesine, Italy
0039 (0) 425 594457
Booth # 1418
Founded in 1993, Filtec has earned a reputation as both an equipment supplier and reliable partner for pellet production technology. The firm specializes in underwater and watering pelletizers with more than 1,400 systems worldwide. The underwater pelletizers represent a steady reference point in the plastic material industry. Filtec guarantees uniform pellets and no production waste. With the purpose of offering customers the best service, Filtec specializes in both the pelletizing and filtering fields.
Carmignano Di B., Italy
Booth # 1011
With 30 years of experience in the recycling equipment industry, Fimic is a leading producer of plastic and paper guillotines and automatic melt filters. The Fimic filter works by scraping two types of round screens: a punched stainless steel screen for filtration up to 50 mesh (300 microns), and a laser-drilled screen for the 70, 100 and 140 mesh (200, 150 and 100 microns). The screens last an average a week, depending on contamination and material. Because of its large filtering area, the equipment allows the whole line to work at a relatively lower pressure level.
Foremost Machine Builders
Fairfield, New Jersey
Booth # 415
Foremost Machine Builders, Inc. manufactures processing equipment for the plastics industry, offering granulators, gravimetric and volumetric blenders, vacuum and pressure loaders, railcar unloaders, metal separators, dryers, mixers, feeders, bulk storage bins, control systems, recycling systems and reclaim equipment. The company's machines are available in a full range of sizes on an individual basis or integrated into a turnkey, plant-wide processing system. The firm is a distributor of A-Ward Attachments, which delivers complete solutions for container loading and unloading of bulk materials. Foremost Machine Builders is a certified Women's Business Enterprise.
34 92149 0876
Booth # 414
Since 2005, Fosimpe SL has been one of the leading collectors and suppliers of recycled plastics in Spain, Asia, and various European countries. The firm is headquartered in Segovia and has a permanent office in Shanghai. The company obtained an AQSIQ license in 2006 and has established connections with key players in the Asian market. Our main products are: PET, PP, LDPE, HDPE, ABS and other engineering plastics.
Kwai Chung, N.T., Hong Kong
Booth # 510/512
Fukutomi Company LTD is a Hong Kong-based company that acquires, recycles and distributes plastics. The company has provided its services to the plastic scrap industry since 1984 and has expanded significantly over the last three decades. Fukutomi recycles plastic scraps into raw materials and products, promoting a healthier environment. The company plans to continue to strengthen its ability in processing plastic scraps in hopes of contributing to a greener planet.
G. Phillips and Sons
Booth # 1416GPS is a family-owned and -operated sustainability business. Through a joint venture, the company processes 300,000 pounds of HDPE-HMW daily, all in the U.S. GPS buys dirty material in baled, shred, loose or ground form. Through other relationships, the firm processes HDPE fractional melt, PET, LDPE and polypropylene (both woven and rigid). GPS locates, reduces and returns scrap plastic back to pelletized form. The company has facilities in Alabama, California, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio.
Eagle Rock, Virginia
Booth # 1318
Gala is the global leader in application technology of underwater pelletizers and centrifugal dryers for the plastics industry. Gala’s underwater pelletizing systems can be used for post-industrial recycling applications, and its centrifugal dryers are often used in large post-consumer scrap conversion lines downstream of size-reduction and wash/dry processes. More than an equipment manufacturer, Gala brings its customers the experience and process technology needed to remain competitive in today’s business environment. The company offers unprecedented commitment to customer service before, during and after the sale.
Meccanica North America
Booth # 810
Gamma Meccanica North America is a leader in promoting green equipment solutions for the recovery and reuse of a wide variety of waste plastics. Conveniently located adjacent to the Greenville/Spartanburg International Airport, the company offers service, installation, spare parts and consulting for all systems delivered to the North American market. Gamma Meccanica SpA, Italy, is the firm's partner for supplying complete reclaim systems. Gamma offers the best solutions for reprocessing low-bulk density, heavily-printed and high-residual moisture material. The company has repeatedly proved the unique ability to offer custom solutions with the highest level of flexibility for every client's needs.
GDB International, Inc.
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Booth # 1218/1220
Located in New Jersey and Ohio, GDB international, Inc. differentiates itself from other trading companies by actually owning and operating fully integrated plastic scrap facilities. The company specializes in upgrading mixed and cross-contaminated streams of scrap, and all material undergoes rigorous quality inspection, followed by sorting, upgrading and baling at company-operated facilities. Additionally, GDB recently installed a 300 kilowatt solar panel at their New Jersey facility to fulfill the entire need of electrical power and a sophisticated dual-ram horizontal baler to improve production.
Genius Group - Fiber USA
Flushing, New York
Booth # 614
Genius Group Fiber USA Corp is the biggest PET importing and end-user in China. The company buys various PET materials and has it's own AQSIQ and import license. The firm pays by cash and offers PET recycling machinery and long-term buy-back offers for the PET produced by its machinery. Genius Group sells various types of polyester fiber, both recycled and virgin, and can finish multiple orders within a week.
Matthews, North Carolina
Booth # 610
With more than 30 years of experience and over 60 patents, Gneuss has made a name for itself as a supplier of innovative solutions for the plastics recycling industry. Increase efficiency in recycling with Gneuss’s process constant and fully automatic screen changers and filtration systems or with the unique MRS extrusion technology for processing undried PET. Gneuss also provides high quality pressure transducers and temperature sensors for the plastics processing industry.
Rock Hill, South Carolina
Booth # 308Goettfert offers tools for measurement for both intrinsic and shear viscosity as well as melt index and melt strength in the laboratory or recycling line. The company is the technological leader in gear and piston driven capillary rheometers, extensional rheometers, melt indexers, film analysis and related extrusion equipment. As such, Goettfert is used by raw material producers, compounders and end users worldwide. Whether a firm recycles PET or concentrates on post-consumer materials, Goettfert can help on quality control.
Good Works Reprocessing
Booth # 203
Good Works Reprocessing is a toll processing facility located in eastern Pennsylvania whose services focus on size reduction of post-industrial plastics. Utilizing 12 large capacity granulators on 100,000 sq. ft. of floor space, Good Works is able to process over 10 million pounds of material every month. Services range from simple size reduction of common polymers such as PVC, P/P, HD/LD PE, PS, and PET, to more specialized services such as pulverizing, blending, classifying, and contaminate removal. Good Works excels in the removal of fiber in TPO roofing, PVC roofing and flexible garden hose.
GP:50 Melt Pressure
Grand Island, New York
Booth # 825
GP:50 manufactures reliable melt pressure sensors, transducers, and transmitters for challenging melt measurement applications. Serving plastics recycling, plastics extrusion, fibers, petro-chemical and resin industries, GP:50 provides a wide range of sensors from low viscosity to abrasive or corrosive materials. For over 30 years, the firm has maintained a total focus in providing sensors optimized for accuracy and survivability in the most difficult environments.
Green Line Polymers
Booth # 406/408
Green Line Polymers is a dependable resource for the disposal of high density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic scrap material. Green Line Polymers purchases a variety of HDPE plastic scrap to be used in the manufacturing of N-12 MEGA GREEN products, which are produced by its parent company, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. From high-molecular weight to injection grade polyethylene, Green Line Polymers offers a range of recycling options.
Gros Executive Recruiters
Booth # 1323Gros Executive Recruiters identifies the top talent in packaging and plastics, and the company helps its client companies hire those individuals.
Boca Raton, Florida
Booth # 821
Gulfstream has more than 30 years experience purchasing, recycling, baling and grinding loads of post-consumer and post-industrial PET, HDPE, LDPE, PVC, polypropylene, polystyrene and cardboard. Gulfstream also accepts soda bottles, milk jugs, films, grocery bags, plastic pallets, strapping, slip sheets, blister packaging, purging, regrinds, trim scrap, used packaging and more. The firm specializes in the design and implementation of full service recycling programs for industries, such as national grocery and retail chains, distribution centers, manufacturers, municipalities, airports and logistics providers. Gulfstream also sells Gaylord boxes, recycling equipment and recycling bins for use in any recycling program.
Penzberg, Baveria, Germany
Booth # 309One of the global players in the recycling market, hamos GmbH supplies solutions for recycling and separation of metals and plastics, cables, electronic waste, composite materials and many other types of mixed plastics. Offering single separation equipment and complete custom-made recycling solutions, hamos machines recycle PVC windows, toner cartridges, plastics from fridges, electronic waste and other materials. Even mixed black plastic fractions can be separated.
Hartley Transportation, LLC
Concord, New Hampshire
Booth # 518
Hartley Transportation, LLC is a full-service truckload, LTL, intermodal rail and international freight service provider. Celebrating 21 years in business, Hartley Transportation covers all points in North America as well as most international destinations. The company has long affiliations with Landstar and Hartley Freight Lines, both asset-based carriers that provide more than 8,400 trucks within North America to serve customers' transportation needs at competitive rates.
North Smithfield, Rhode Island
Booth # 1316
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. Its products are used in a variety of applications from traditional to innovative and include: granulators, shredders, pulverizers, plastcompactors, wash lines, thermal dryers and fully integrated systems.
Hosokawa Polymer Systems
Booth # 411Hosokawa Polymer Systems is a leading manufacturer of granulators, de-dusters and separation systems, film and fiber recovery systems and other general plastics recycling equipment. With over 35 years of history and thousands of granulators and systems delivered, the company's experience and quality are second to none. Hosokawa offers a complete line of granulators for every application from 3 HP to 600 HP, covering injection molding, blow molding, extrusion, film, and most every other application found. The company also offers an extensive line of de-dusters and air separators which are used for fines removal, fiber separation and many other applications.
Tijuana, Baja, California
Booth # 1122
A top recycler and trader of almost any polymer (PP, LDPE, HDPE, PET, PS, PC, PA, ABS), Hyperplastics has several grinding and baling facilities strategically located throughout Mexico and two recycling plants that recycle PE, PP and PS. Hyperplastics’ material is being shipped all over the world.
Booth # 314
IHS Chemical is the industry’s most comprehensive resource for technical and commercial analysis, market research and forecasting. The firm provides the actionable insights customers use to make informed decisions, allowing them to navigate the infinite complexities of today’s chemical marketplace. IHS Chemical offers ground-level coverage of all major chemical value chains, from specialty producers to commodity chemical and feedstock suppliers. The company’s perspective reaches beyond the chemical industry, drawing on a deep understanding of global supply chains and adjacent markets.
Booth # 1224
Located in Thailand, Indorama Ventures PCL (IVL), is a leader in polyester manufacturing with a footprint across Asia, Africa, Europe and North America. IVL’s PET resin and polyester fiber products are used in various applications such as food, beverage, medical and pharmaceutical packaging as well as engineering resins and textiles and yarns. Additionally, IVL is a manufacturer of PTA and ethylene oxide.
Institute of Scrap Recycling
Booth # 918
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) is the “Voice of the Recycling Industry.” ISRI represents more than 1,500 companies in 21 chapters nationwide that process, broker and consume scrap commodities including electronics, metals, paper, plastics, glass, rubber and textiles. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., ISRI provides education, advocacy and compliance training, and promotes public awareness of the vital role recycling plays in the U.S. economy, global trade and environment.
Booth # 321
The James Brinkley Company has been providing material handling equipment to industry since 1933. The company provides equipment for moving and prepping raw material and bales for further processing, such as conveyors, guillotines (size reduction), wire coilers, tippers and complete systems.
Booth # 1313
Jelliff’s state-of-the-art facility manufactures and supplies all types of extruder pack screens used by the plastics recycling industry. These screens are available in both plain steel and stainless steel alloys. Jelliff can supply various diameter screens as single or spot-weld packs. The company also produces all types of wire cloth cylinders and aluminum bound packs, made to customer specifications.
Booth # 1206/1208Jordan Reduction Solutions, OEM successor to Mitts and Merrill, leads the way as one of the oldest established manufacturers of industrial shredders, grinders and granulators in the U.S. With more than 150 years of continuous service, JRS has supplied quality size reduction equipment to various facilities processing plastic, rubber, paper, metals and other diverse materials. Contact the company today to learn how a JRS-designed system can meet the most demanding material processing needs.
Mississauga, Ontario Canada
Booth # 1023
Kal-Trading is a large recycler and compounder as well as a distributor of plastic raw materials. The company offers cost-effective solutions with recycled, compounded and virgin materials. Consistency in quality, supplies and customized solutions are central to the company, and it offers contractual annual agreements to reduce the costs of material disposal. For compounding needs, the firm's buy list includes plastic scrap, lumps, regrind, and spruce and runners. The firm works to develop long-term relationships with suppliers and customers.
Key Filters - Parkinson Technologies
Woonsocket, Rhode Island
Booth # 107
For over 30 years, Key Filters melt filtration systems have provided worry-free contamination protection for compounding, pipe and profile, plastic film and sheet and specialty extrusion applications. Additionally, the systems increase end-product quality and consistency, reduce scrap and achieve operating cost savings, especially when processing high-recycled-content polymers.
Booth # 913
Kice Industries, Inc. manufactures a complete line of bulk handling equipment, including Kice Multi-Aspirators for separating dust, fines, labels, angel hair and snakeskins from virgin and regrind plastics, such as PVC, PET bottle flake, ABS, HIPS and PE. The Kice Multi-Aspirator will de-dust all types of plastic regrind and pellets. Other Kice equipment includes granulator evacuation systems, dust control equipment, vacuum, positive pressure conveying systems and railcar loading and unloading systems.
Booth # 305For over 60 years, Kongskilde has been at the forefront of materials handling using high pressure blowers. These systems are now common place in factories around the world to efficiently convey granules, pellets, flakes and other molded items.The materials are conveyed using either a positive or negative pressure system, depending on the client’s requirements. Using Kongskilde’s unique standard modular components, these systems are built quickly and are easily modified, making them an extremely versatile way to convey material. Kongskilde also acts as a leader in assisting companies with recycled materials by offering equipment for the de-dusting of regrind materials.
Kreyenborg Plant Technology
49 2597 93997 154
Booth # 105
Kreyenborg has been manufacturing mixing and conveying machines for over 60 years. They specialize in innovative solutions for storing, drying, metering and mixing of demanding bulk solids in the plastic, food and chemical industries. The combination of these process steps ensures the efficient supply of materials in production plants.The firm uses infrared technology for the thermal treatment of bulk materials and decontamination of food, a process that takes minutes instead of hours.
Booth # 1406/1408Krones 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 will supply a turnkey solution for PET recycling, bottle sortation, wash lines and bottle-to-bottle modules.
Booth # 213
KTI is a non-asset based domestic and international transportation broker. The company specializes in arranging truckload, less than truckload, drayage, rail, and intermodal shipments throughout its large network of contracted carriers. Established in 1997, the business uses a “customer first” philosophy in offering an array of transportation brokerage services: over the road (van, flatbed, refrigerated), domestic and international container drayage, less than truckload, expedited and consulting services.
KW Plastics Recycling
Booth # 907/909
KW Plastics is the world's largest plastics recycler, and KW Plastics Recycling Division buys quality HDPE (rigid blow-mold and injection-grade) and PP (rigid and flexible woven bags) scrap for washing and reprocessing. KWR supplies premium, post-consumer resins for the packaging, agriculture and automotive industries. Since 1992, KWR has continually expanded extruder and silo storage capacity to meet growing market demand. Today, KW is highly regarded for its extensive capacity, commitment to quality, consistent growth and exceptional customer service.
Lindner Resource America LP
Booth # 618
Lindner reSource America specializes in manufacturing single-shaft shredders, granulators and Washing and processing systems for plastic application. With headquarters in Spittal, Austria and 200 employees, the Lindner Group develops and produces state-of-the-art shredding machines and alternative fuel processing systems.The area of plastics and recycling is efficiently handled by their Sales and Service company, Lindner reSource America LP. Through the synergy generated by their sector-specific organization, they are able to respond quickly to the latest market trends and put together competent, customer-specific solutions.
New York, New York
Booth # 616
Loadsmart, a logistics technology company has embraced today’s interactive technology by creating dynamic, user friendly and curated transportation logistics solutions. They make truckload shipping easy by using a simple platform that allows customers to instantly get quotes, book a truck and track freight from pickup to delivery. The firm strives to make shipping an efficient and painless process, resulting in more time to run your business.
Lyrba USA LLC
The Woodlands, Texas
Booth # 108
Lyrba USA is a trading company specializing in high volume, 100 percent green plastic such as PET, PP, and HDPE, serving the global recycling market. Lyrba USA relies on the support of Lyrba Mexico, a leading company in collecting, processing and recycling PET plastic materials with 25 years of experience. Lybra can offer world-class quality based on the fact that its brother company handles the process of recollecting, separating, cleaning, washing and blending of materials. Careful supervision of the complete process assures that the final flake products are 100-percent pollution-free.
Charlotte, North Carolina
Booth # 1320Maag Group was created through the merger of Automatik Plastics Machinery GmbH, producers of pelletizers and Maag Pump Systems AG, makers of pumps and filtration. The merged company provides complete systems as well as components that span the entire production chain, from extruder tip to finished pellets.
Booth # 400As a global specialty chemicals company serving the diversified needs of the recycling, electronics, industrial, offshore and printing industries, MacDermid solutions enhance and protect the products people use every day. From water bottles to computers to automobiles, the company has it covered. Since formulating the first technologically advanced cleaners in 1922, MacDermid has made satisfying the innovation and service needs of customers its first priority, and this dedication has enabled the firm to be specified by more companies each year.
Machinex Technologies, Inc.
High Point, North Carolina
Booth # 1216
Machinex provides complete engineering design, manufacturing and installation of materials recovery facilities. As a leader in sorting technologies, we build turnkey systems: single-stream, mixed waste processing, plastics and containers sorting, construction and demolition, commercial and industrial, front-end processing for waste-to-energy. Machinex offers a powerful optical sorting solution for plastics, fibers and wood in addition to a full range of high quality recycling equipment. Over the years, Machinex experts have designed and installed over 350 turnkey facilities in partnership with leading MRFs in North America and Northern Europe.
Booth # 922
Marglen Industries is a leading PET recycler and manufacturer of polyester staple fiber, recycled PET resin and recycled PET flake. Marglen services many markets including bottle, sheet, thermoforms, strapping, fiber, spinning, non-wovens and fiber fill. Marglen has been in business for over 45 years and in the PET fiber and recycling business for over 25 years. The firm is proud to be a women-owned business and WBENC certified. The WBENC certification has helped our customers reach their minority spend goals. Marglen has been a member of APR for over 20 years.
Matec America, Inc.
Walnut Cove, North Carolina
Booth # 1223Matec America, Inc. provides services of Water Recycling Systems to the plastics industry. Matec installs plants which produce mud cakes that contain no chemicals. To ensure the satisfaction of their clients, the company’s systems provide customers with complete solutions to specific problems; designing the perfect plant for any filtration issue. Their filter press also obtains clean clarified water, making plastics recycling a guaranteed triumph. Matec America offers a wide variety of services to ensure the ins and outs of smoothly running machinery.
Booth # 204McLanahan offers complete engineering, design and manufacturing of material recovery facilities for MSW, single stream, commercial industrial, construction demolition, and waste to energy. The firm also specializes in glass recycling systems, and E-Scrap. As a global company with locations in North and South America, Europe, India, and Australia they offer a broad range of equipment for different markets abroad.
MCS Industries, Inc.
Booth # 1222
MCS is a vertically integrated North American manufacturer of consumer products. MCS purchases EPS in small and large quantities as a primary material. It also purchases various other scrap styrene materials. The company seeks to facilitate a network of plastic scrap suppliers who will collect and densify EPS at their local facilities and enter into equipment leases and supply agreements with MCS. The company is the largest producer of picture frames, decorative framed mirrors and architectural moldings in the world. MCS's customer base includes some of the largest retailers in North America: Walmart, Target, Michaels, Lowe's and The Home Depot.
Merlin Plastics Supply, Inc.
Delta, British Columbia, Canada
Merlin Plastics is a processor of post-consumer and post-industrial plastic. The company processes PE film scrap (printed and non-printed), industrial injection-molded plastic pails, post-consumer HDPE, PET and some industrial scrap, including commodity resins and engineering grade material. Merlin is dedicated and committed to providing environmental services for the packaging industry in an economically efficient, environmentally sound and socially responsible fashion.
Booth # 1124
Modern Dispersions is a leading manufacturer and compounder of quality black masterbatch and specialty compounds for the thermoplastics industry. The company's products are used to manufacture articles in many markets and provide end-use functionality in areas such as UV protection, static dissipation and extending product lifetime. MDI products can be found in extrusion, films, FDA packaging, wire and cable, geotextiles, fibers, pipe, and automotive applications and compounding.
Moore Recycling Associates
Booth # 1321Moore Recycling Associates offers 25 years of consulting and management experience in post-consumer materials recycling, providing short and long-term strategic, technical and management expertise. The firm’s primary area of focus is packaging, especially plastic packaging, and Moore consultants bring a complex understanding of the plastic packaging life cycle, from collection to recycling infrastructure and 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.
Booth # 808MSS designs, manufactures and services automated optical sorting equipment for recyclables, such as plastics, paper, metals, glass and electronic scrap.
National Association for PET Container Resources
Booth # 506
NAPCOR is the trade association for the PET plastic packaging industry in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Its members represent the full PET value chain, ranging from PET resin, bottle, sheet and thermoform manufacturers, to PET reclaimers and suppliers to the PET industry. NAPCOR’s mission is to promote and protect the PET package; overcome hurdles to its successful introduction, use and recycling; and to communicate PET’s environmentally sustainable package attributes.
CH International, LLC
Booth # 402/404
Newport CH International LLC is one of the leading international trading companies in the world. What began as a fiber and steel trading company has successfully expanded into a leading marketer of plastic scrap shipping nearly 300 million pounds annually. The company markets a wide variety of plastic grades; from post-consumer to post-industrial scrap plastic. Whether it’s LDPE, HDPE, PP, PS, PET or any other resin type, their knowledgeable and creative team is committed to maximizing the value of each customer’s surplus and scrap material.
Next Generation Recycling Machines
Booth # 617
NGR produces machinery for the reprocessing of thermoplastics waste back into high value raw ma
terial. 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 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.
Ni-Met Polymers, Inc.
Booth # 509
In 2015, Ni-Met Polymers celebrated their 25th anniversary in North America. The company has offices located in the US, Canada, India, China, Mexico. Ni-Met is ISO registered, members of ISRI, BIR, CARI and are AQSIQ holders. Additionally, the firm offers their extensive sourcing, logistics and warehousing options to service any customer’s needs.They are available as industry partners in the realms of PET, R-PET, HDPE, LDPE PVC, Nylon, ABS and many more.
Nordson Polymer Processing Systems
Booth # 202
Nordson Polymer Processing Systems provides engineered components to melt, homogenize, filter, meter and give shape to plastic and fluid coating materials. Nordson Corporation leverages the collective plastics industry experience from a series of strategic acquisitions to offer a uniquely broad portfolio of industry-leading technologies. The company delivers a full range of precision melt stream products, including screws and barrels for extrusion and injection molding, filtration systems, pumps and valves, and dies and pelletizing systems.
Booth # 1110/1112
Located in Nashville, Tennessee, NRT is a leader in designing, manufacturing and installing optical sorting technology. Since its inception in 1981, the company's staff members have been industry thought-leaders and innovators. Today, NRT applies its technology in automated industrial inspection systems, materials handling and process control, particularly in processing material for recycling. The NRT team is focused on technology innovation, quality of manufacturing and a strong commitment to customer service.
Duncan, South Carolina
Booth # 200
Owens Corning Ridgeview specializes in high pressure filter manufacturing, supporting the plastics recycling industry as well as the pulp and paper, aerospace, food processing and waste water industries. With its Electron Beam Drilling technology, the firm specializes in high volume small hole drilling. The technology allows drilling from 1.0 millimeters down to 0.10 millimeters with an unparalleled aspect depth to diameter ratio of up to 25:1. It boasts a maximum material thickness of 9.5 millimeters without regard to material hardness.
Brooklyn, New York
718-307-5655 ext. 800
Booth # 416
Owl Plastics is a full-service industrial plastic recycling export company, providing economical and flexible solutions for industrial recycling problems and lower-cost alternatives for processing recycled materials. The foundation of the company is a commitment to the environment and its preservation. Most waste products contain materials that can be hazardous to life and the environment, but Owl Plastics helps people and the planet by preventing improper disposal of wastes. The company is confident that there is no better home for your recycled materials.
For more than 20 years, Parallel Products has been a pioneer in the development of innovative technologies for the recycling of deposit beverage containers. The company’s processes have leveraged the best available technologies for the processing (de-bale, grinding, optical sorting, flake purification) of these materials. Parallel Products now offers these services to the larger plastics industry.
Fort Mill, South Carolina
Booth # 612
Pellenc ST develops, produces and markets optical machines for high-speed, contact-free detection for sorting many different types of waste material: plastics, cardboard, wood, metals and minerals. The products sorted come from the packaging industry as well as the industrial, electronics, computer, automotive and construction sectors. The technologies used to sort these materials are near infrared, middle infrared, vision and induction technologies. More than 700 machines are already installed in more than 40 countries, and 70 percent of the turnover comes from export.
Booth # 609
Pelletron provides de-dusting and pneumatic conveying solutions for the plastics recycling industry. The DeDuster product removes dust and contaminants from regrind and can be used with a grinder, an IMM, a dryer or under a silo. DeDusters are available in various sizes and for capacities from 10 pounds per hour to 200,000 pounds per hour. The company's Pneumatic Conveying Systems use the pellcon3 conveying process, which involves STRANDPHASE, Pellbow pipe bend and DeDuster technology. The process also relies on specially designed rotary valves for regrind conveying.
is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65
billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate
more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. The company's main
businesses – Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola –
make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved
throughout the world. PepsiCo's people are united by performance with
purpose – this is a unique commitment to sustainable growth by
investing in a healthier future for people and the planet, which the
company believes also means a more successful future for PepsiCo.
Purchase, New York
Booth # 409
Over the past 75 years, PerkinElmer has played a key role in some of the world’s most important scientific breakthroughs. Through development of innovative technologies and services, the firm has been an active partner in improving human and environmental health. From earlier medical insights and more effective therapies to cleaner water and safer food, PerkinElmer provides solutions that help protect the environment, the integrity and quality of the global food supply, and the health of families around the world.
Hainesport, New Jersey
Booth # 310Perry Videx LLC is one of the world's leading suppliers of quality used plastics processing machinery. Located in southern New Jersey, 15 miles east of Philadelphia and 90 miles south of New York City, Perry Videx maintains a vast quantity of recycling equipment including granulators, shredders, re-pelletizing extrusion lines, mixers and film densifiers. Stock availability and pricing can be accessed at the company's website.
Plasmac & Syncro Company
Booth # 316
Plasmac is an established, global business with a strong emphasis on service, design and quality providing a turnkey recycling solutions to suit every customer's requirements. From design and manufacture through installation, training and after sales support, the firm walks with the customer through each step. With three ranges of recycling machines: Alpha, Integra and Omega, each series has its own performance window which allows Plasmac the unique advantage of being able to offer the best recycling solution possible.
Plastic Advanced Recycling
Booth # 110Formed in 1996, Plastic Advanced Recycling Corporation (PARC) is an Illinois corporation that focuses on green technology. The firm converts waste plastics, scrap tires and oil sludge into high-quality fuel oil and develops, designs and manufactures the equipment used in the pyrolysis conversion process. The company’s research team has devoted itself to improving and perfecting its continuous waste-to-oil pyrolysis technology for over 20 years. PARC observes the highest standards of safety, quality, reliability and environmental sustainability in all its manufacturing and conversion operations.
Booth # 1324Plastic Revolutions is an ISO 9001:2008 registered, full service recycler located in a 300,000 square foot facility in Reidsville, North Carolina. Although the company recycles all forms and grades of plastic, it specializes in HDPE high-molecular-weight material such as drums, IBC totes and thermoformed trays. The firm also processes a large volume of post-consumer HDPE. The company has a state-of-the-art lab with around-the-clock quality testing giving it the ability to customize melt index and other properties for customers. Plastic Revolutions produces some of the highest quality recycled pellets in the U.S., and it has six grinding lines, two high-capacity, custom-designed wash lines and two pelletizing lines. The company also offers toll processing of customer material.
Plastics Forming Enterprise (PFE)
Amherst, New Hampshire
Booth # 507
PFE is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2014, marking its time as a leading independent laboratory providing consultation for the recyclability of plastics, rigid packaging and bioplastics. Consumer product companies worldwide rely on PFE's range of services. Utilizing its analytical laboratory and pilot facility, PFE has the capability to perform test protocols for PET and various other non-PET materials for post-consumer evaluations. PFE plays a key role in upgrading existing facilities and developing new technologies. The firm's goal is to deliver practical answers and provide clients with the knowledge, tools and technologies they need to make sound business decisions.
Founded in 1992, Plastrec is a leading North American manufacturer of food grade recycled PET resin (from post-consumer materials). Well known for its sense of innovation and devotion to customer satisfaction, Plastrec’s high-precision technology provides its customers in all PET applications consistent, quality food grade resin, enabling them to use up to 100 percent recycled content in their products. Plastrec purchases post-consumer PET bottles from municipal curbside programs in Quebec, Ontario and the U.S.
Polar Beverages is a fourth-generation, family-owned business that traces its roots back to 1882. Polar Beverages is the largest privately held, independent bottling company in the country today. Though it has changed in size, Polar is proud that it still holds on to the same values as its previous generations, including the tradition of providing the highest quality beverages available at affordable prices.
PolyMax Equipment by Matrix
Booth # 417Matrix Manufacturing makes the PolyMax line of extruded polystyrene (EPS) densifying equipment. They designed the first hydraulic densifiers in the industry 20 years ago and continue to provide high quality, high reliability, machines for the EPS industry. Whether a customer needs 80 lbs/hr or 500 lbs/hr, PolyMax has densifiers to meet those needs.
Polymer Recovery Systems, Inc.
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Booth # 916Polymer Recovery Systems is a manufacturer of innovative systems for recycling post-consumer and post-industrial plastics. Its systems include turnkey wash/dry systems for converting post-consumer bottles into clean, dry flake. The company also offers individual components, such as air classifiers and float/sink tanks, designed to upgrade contaminated materials stream. The firm can customize systems for specific needs.
Booth # 1211
Polyvel is a plastics compounder committed to the development and marketing of specialty thermoplastic additive masterbatches. Polyvel offers a wide array of standard products combined with rapid response to the development of customized solutions for each customer application. In addition to its custom capability, the company has a large number of standard products that serve the recycling industry. Polyvel works with nearly all grades of thermoplastics, including PLA and other biopolymers.
Rancho Dominguez, California
Booth # 201Since opening in 1991, Polywin Corporation has become one of the most solidified plastic companies in the industry. As a family-owned business, Polywin's philosophy is embedded in trust. Over the years, the company has sustained good long-term buyer and supplier relationships. Polywin also believes in a "customer-oriented" plan; the past success of the company is reflected in each customer. With the experience of Polywin's staff, and its stability in the industry, the company can assist those who are interested in the realm of plastics.
East Farmingdale, New York
Located on New York’s Long Island, PQ Recycling is a leading reclaimer of deposit redemption PET feedstocks and a manufacturer of high-quality, 100 percent post-consumer bottle flake with an FDA letter of non-objection for direct food contact. PQ Recycling operates as the reclaiming arm of PolyQuest, Inc., which is North America's leading distributor of virgin PET resin, a manufacturer of food-contact approved rPET pellets and a value-added processor of post-industrial PET/polyester scrap.
Prime Plastic Products
Booth # 1024
Prime Plastic Products, Inc. is a quality supplier of thermoplastic resins and regrinds. With manufacturing facilities and additional distribution points throughout the U.S., Prime Plastic is strategically located to serve clients quickly and efficiently. With a team of in-house customer service professionals and direct sales people throughout the country, Prime Plastics is prepared to provide exemplary service. It is a proud member of the Association of Plastic Recyclers.
Processing Technologies International, LLC
Booth # 514
PTi is a global leader in high performance sheet extrusion machinery. Engineered to exact standards, PTi systems offer a unique array of design features resulting in superior equipment performance. PTi provides its customers with sheet extrusion systems that manufacture sheet goods to the highest quality standards in the industry.
PSI - Polymer
Conover, North Carolina
Booth # 1420
PSI-Polymer Systems, Inc. is a leading U.S. supplier of screen changers, extrusion gear pumps and static mixers for the extrusion, polymer processing and recycling industries. All are offered either as stand-alone components or as complete engineered systems. With more than 25 years of expertise in the field of plastics, PSI utilizes the latest technology in design, engineering and process solutions to provide products with superior life under the most extreme process conditions. All machinery and equipment is manufactured with precision tolerances to ISO 9002 standards.
Booth # 319Headquartered in Ansfelden Austria with facilities in Alpharetta Georgia and Ipswich Massachusetts, PureLoop develops technology for recycling plastics. PureLoop’s focus combines shredder and extruder technology for repelletizing of production waste including film, tapes, fibers, nonwovens fabric, hollow bodies, solid plastics parts and more. Recycling production materials by re-pelletizing in house off-spec materials with the aim of returning the highest re-feeding rates and using it as an alternative source of virgin materials. The PureLoop recycling system is unique, patented and available in numerous configurations capable of a full range of throughputs. As part of the Erema Group, PureLoop’s customers benefit from the corresponding technical support and vast reservoir of knowledge from decades of plastics recycling.
Booth # 508
Purolator EFP is the world's largest manufacturer of wire mesh extruder screens with manufacturing facilities in Houston; Shelby, N.C.; and Quzhou, China. The company offers local EFP polymer filtration specialists to solve customers' toughest filtration problem backed by quality, dependability and on-time delivery. Purolator can provide customized solutions for specific applications, including improved filtration efficiency, longer on-stream life, lower unit cost, gel removal, regional manufacturing and stocking for immediate delivery.
R&D Center for Valuable
Booth # 207/209
R&D Center for Valuable Recycling was established in 2011 at Daedeok Science Park in South Korea. The firm develops eco-friendly, high efficiency, valuable recycling technology for e-wastes, ELV and other inorganic and organic wastes, including plastics. The company also provides unique technology for chemical recycling of polyurethane, PET and PVC as well as automatic sorting systems such as optical technology. The company is seeking technological business partners to share in mutual capabilities.
Rapid Granulator, Inc.
Cranberry Twp, Pennsylvania
Booth # 1319
Rapid Granulator provides shredders and granulators for all size reduction requirements, large and small, for all recyclers. Open-hearted designed granulators and shredders minimize downtime with unparalleled access to the cutting area for faster, more efficient blade changes. Multiple cutting chamber sizes and designs coupled with a variety of rotor choices allows Rapid to provide the perfectly chosen shredder or granulator for all recycling requirements. The company's Pennsylvania showroom is available for customer trials and demonstrations.
Ravago Recycling Group
Booth # 403
Ravago Recycling Group (RRG) is a proud member of the Ravago Group, a global leader in plastics distribution with locations in Canada and North America. In the scrap trading realm, RRG collaborates with recyclers to source PP, PE, PS, PET, ABS and nylon for RRG's own compounding operations. The company also makes Echo products, a line of reprocessed PP and PE manufactured from 100 percent recycled content, offering a steady supply stream for plastic manufacturers demanding consistency and reliability. Additionally, RRG provides a turn-key, cost-effective suite of services designed to reduce landfill usage through efficient management of various byproducts.
Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico
Booth # 101
Renovanz is a post-consumer recycling company that obtains recyclable plastics such as PET, HDPE, HMW and PP. Renovanz regrinds their material and each batch of material is tested to measure the MFI of the specific regrind. The company helps to transform waste into high-quality raw materials to replace virgin materials, promotes the personal development of employees, and creates a profitable business for shareholders and business partners. With five locations, they distribute material to manufacturers throughout Mexico and exports to the U.S. and Europe. The firm is currently in the process of ISO Certification.
Republic Machine, Inc.
Booth # 1009
Republic Machine’s success is based on 100 years of innovation and sound engineering. Keeping productivity, reliability and maintainability in the forefront, the company has rapidly introduced cutting, product feed, power train and control system innovations to the industrial shredder market. The company manufactures its equipment in Louisville, Kentucky.
Resource Recycling, Inc. is the publisher of three industry magazines -- 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.
Booth # 920The Recycling Industry Operating Standard (RIOS) is the recycling industry’s management system standard for quality, environment and health and safety (QEH&S). Specifically designed for the recycling industry, RIOS integrates the key operational elements found in other standards, such as ISO (Q), ISO (E), and OHSAS (H&S), bringing them together into one streamlined management system.
Booth # 919/921
Satake USA offers a comprehensive range of advanced optical inspection systems utilizing visual, infrared, UV and full color cameras. These technologies are used to remove defects and contaminants from flakes, pellets or regrind. Satake USA develops and manufactures optical inspection systems for post-consumer and post-industrial sorting applications as well as high resolution machines for virgin resins. For more information, please contact email@example.com.
Schupan Recycling, a division of Schupan and Sons, Inc., has more than two decades of experience as Michigan’s premier beverage container processor and materials marketer. Schupan’s state-of-the-art Michigan facilities process hundreds of millions of pounds of PET, aluminum cans and glass bottles per year. Schupan Recycling has a strong track record of providing the industry’s highest quality of processed PET.
Booth # 1107
SDS Logistics Services manages recyclers' truckload shipments. Nationwide services include: full truckload, drop-trailers, LTL and container drayage to and from all U.S. ports. SDS specialty services include white glove pack-and-move and telecom de-installation logistics. SDS Logistics uses the latest technology, communications and experience to manage clients' material accurately and efficiently. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for rates and service information.
Sealink International, Inc.
Booth # 111
Sealink International’s shipping services are unparalleled in the industry. The company specializes in moving recyclable cargo including plastic scrap, metal scrap and lumber. Sealink's sizable volume commitment to carriers ensures cargo moves seamlessly and affordably. The company can coordinate all aspects of international cargo movement, whether it's door-to-door or port-to-port.
Booth # 1210
For over 26 years, Sebright Products, Inc. has been designing, manufacturing, installing and servicing waste compaction equipment. Their dedication to manufacturing the highest quality industrial equipment in the industry has earned Sebright Products the reputation of the "Cadillac" of the waste handling equipment industry. The firm’s equipment is built to withstand high volumes and heavy duty industrial applications.
Booth # 420Secondary Materials Pricing (SMP) is the online commodity pricing service listing daily prices for post-consumer recyclable plastics, glass, paper materials, and aluminum and metal cans. Plastics grades include PET, natural HDPE, colored HDPE, commingled (Nos. 1-7), commingled (Nos. 3-7), LLDPE and EPS. Pricing covers eight major regions across the U.S. and Canada. There are also 18 paper grades listed under the Secondary Fiber Pricing window. All paid members have online access to 10 years of historical data.
Booth # 1213
Sesotec is one of the world's leading manufacturers and developers of inspection, separation and sorting systems. Sesotec systems are used in process, packaging and production lines throughout industry and in the specialized preparation of materials for recycling. Their focus is in precision, intelligence and customer focus. Sesotec is an independent organization, first established in Germany in 1976, and its primary facility and commercial headquarters remain there. This offers a level of consistency that continues through to company subsidiaries and encompasses all after-sales activities.
Sherbrooke OEM Ltd.
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
Booth # 1322Sherbrooke OEM ltd. provides a wide range of specialized and customized equipment, turnkey projects and consultation services for the recycling industry and waste sorting centres. The firm provides in-house optical sorting technology, the Eagle Vizion (EV) system, which creates a higher rate of waste diverted from landfill using a reduced number of operators. One of its key strengths lies in delivering turnkey solutions to recycling and waste sorting centres, where its engineering expertise, along with experience in designing and operating recycling centres, delivers industry-leading solutions right from the start of the design phase.
Cambridge, Ontario Canada
Booth # 1106
Shred-Tech designs and manufactures custom reduction, recycling and shredding machinery for a variety of waste applications. Materials including e-waste, metals, tires, documents, medical waste, plastics, wood and packaged products can be destroyed, size reduced and separated. With more than 2,000 systems installed worldwide, the company is recognized globally for first-class products and a commitment to engineering innovation and quality.
Booth # 1019
Sigma Recycling, Inc., and associated company Gemini Corp. N.V., have more than 100 professionals around the world to add value to their worldwide trading operations. Sigma’s main divisions are recyclable plastics, shredded steel and wood. The company operates worldwide including in China, India, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the U.S. and Europe. Sigma is committed to meeting customer requirements and enhancing customer satisfaction through continual improvement of its services and quality management.
Yamaciche, Quebec, Canada
Booth # 315
Soleno Recycling reduces HDPE waste by crushing, washing and purifying. The raw material is then trucked to Soleno’s manufacturing plants and transformed into useful pipes with very long life spans. These products allow the capture and conveyance of stormwater, while complying with the principles of sustainable development in the implementation of stormwater infrastructure.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Booth # 106SonicAire clean fans eliminate the problems with fugitive combustible dust and prevents dangerous buildup. The SonicAire is the only proactive solution that prevents dust accumulation in overhead areas. Powered by the groundbreaking BarrierAire technology, SonicAire fans create an air barrier that shields overhead structures from dust buildup and complies with OSHA regulations on combustible dust. The SonicAire 2.0 doubles cleaning coverage of the original, slashing installation costs by 50%.
Sorema div of Previero N srL
Anzano del Parco, Italy
Booth # 1306
Sorema, with almost 40 years of experience, is a worldwide reference for design, construction and installation of plastic washing and recycling lines for PET and HDPE bottles, PE and PP film, raffia, fiber and other products in the PE, PP, PET, PA, PS and ABS realms. A leader in recycling technologies for packaging and other post-consumer materials, Sorema offers a wide range of solutions and modules such as prewashing, wet grinding, washing, continuous agglomeration and fine grinding. These modules can be installed in a complete Sorema line or integrated in existing systems for line upgrades.
Booth # 1225
Southeast Machinery Company's products offer the leading technologies in the size reduction and recycling industries while keeping a competitive edge with customers by providing lower investment costs. Specializing in extruders, pelletizers, granulators, shredders and customized engineered systems, the firm also offers installation, consulting services and maintenance programs. It has locations in Dayton, Ohio and Kyle, Texas.
Star Plastics, Inc.
Booth # 923
Star Plastics, Inc. is a custom compounder of engineering grade thermoplastics and has been in the plastics processing business for over 25 years. As a full-service plastics company, the company offers custom color compounding, tolling services and material trading, all designed to help clients bring value to their material. From e-waste to post-consumer products or post-industrial products, Star Plastics can process nearly any plastic in the market today.
Starlinger & Co.
Booth # 313/303
For more than 25 years Starlinger recycling technology has been supplying machinery solutions for the recycling and refining of a wide scope of plastics such as PE, PP, PA, PS, BOPP and PET. Starlinger PET recycling systems produce food-safe rPET and are approved for use in food applications by many brand owners as well as various national and international authorities. The worldwide sales and service support network and technical consulting service help customers to achieve optimum results in the manufacturing process. Starlinger viscotec supplies technology for the decontamination of PET, PP and HDPE flakes and the viscosity increase of PET flakes and pellets. The process complies with FDA/EFSA standards and guarantees excellent cleansing efficiency.
Booth # 1010
Established in the United States in 2003, Steinert US is the North American headquarters of Steinert Elektromagnetbau GmbH, a global leader in separation technology solutions for the scrap, waste, recycling and mining industries. The company manufactures a complete line of magnetic and sensor-sorting equipment designed to separate and recover a wide range of materials. Driven by innovation and focused on satisfaction, Steinert combines more than 120 years of superior technical expertise with world-class customer service to deliver the most reliable machinery in the industry.
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Booth # 1119
STF Group is the leading manufacturer of plastic recycling and washing machinery for PET post consumer bottles, with more than 50 turn-key plants and individual machines delivered worldwide. STF recycles more than 130,000 t/yr of PET bottles into high quality RPET-flakes and granulate and is therefore the biggest PET-recycler in Europe. They offer complete plants and machinery for a range of plastic: dry label removal, friction cleaners, hot washers, sink-float tanks, air-elutriation, dry and wet grinders. STF Group's products are sold in North America exclusively through Zimmer America Recycling Solutions.
STR Plastic Solutions
Missouri City, Texas
STR Plastic Solutions offers a full spectrum of service capabilities for the plastics processing industry and beyond. The company does business in collection and brokerage, reprocessing, compounding and manufacturing. Additionally, they are able to meet their partner’s needs by offering a variety of services in a timely manner.
Co. of America
Booth # 413
Struktol Company of America is a manufacturer of processing additives, coupling and dispersing agents, flow auxiliaries, and lubricants and waxes for the plastic PVC and WPC industries. Recently, the firm developed unique additives for reclaimed and recycled plastics and for materials that contain recycled content. These products are useful in a variety of different polymers, offering greater processing efficiency and enhanced performance as well as viscosity modification, odor masking and neutralization.
Sukano Polymers Corporation
Duncan, South Carolina
Booth # 302
Sukano Polymers Corporation develops and manufactures functional and optical additive masterbatches for enhancing the properties of recycled PET. Since its foundation in Switzerland in 1988, Sukano has expanded manufacturing operations in the U.S. and Malaysia, further strengthening its’ global supply and customer support position. Sukano offers color correction, density reduction, impact strength and melt strength modification for recycled PET products.
Talco Plastics, Inc.
A leading supplier of custom compounded commodity, engineering and post-consumer resin, Talco Plastics’ recycling services maintain the largest and most versatile inventory of quality recycled plastics in the Western United States.
Tecnofer Ecoimpianti SRL.
Ceneselli (Rovigo), Italy
Booth # 1325Tecnofer was established in 1976 as a manufacturer of equipment for plastic recycling. It is now recognized as a world leader in the field of washing systems and components for plastic waste recycling. High quality and reliability are hallmarks of Tecnofer's innovative product line, which is entirely made in Italy. Tecnofer equipment production includes fully automatic recycling plants for highly contaminated plastic scraps, from compact units for low rates to high-production systems. Tecnofer’s research also extends to solutions that allow the recovery of other kinds of wastes, such as organics and paper, otherwise destined to landfills.
TOMRA of North America, Inc.
TOMRA creates sensor-based solutions for optimal resource productivity. Their products, services and partnerships focus on collection solutions for reverse vending as well as sorting solutions for the recycling, mining and food processing industries.
Booth # 1219
Tradepro, Inc. was established in 1989 as an importer, exporter, and domestic supplier of plastic raw materials. With over 25 years of experience the company specializes in the recycling, sale, and shipping of plastic scrap materials. Their customers benefit by substituting their existing sources of prime resins with our recycled feed stocks, yielding substantial savings in their raw material costs. They provide both their vendors and customers with in house logistics and accounting resources, allowing for real time information and optimal service. Tradepro, Inc. is AQSIQ licensed, coordinates CCIC inspections and remits certificates. They have been members of SPI since 2010.
Booth # 910/912
Trex Company is the world’s largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing. Each year, Trex turns millions of pounds of recycled plastic film and waste wood into Trex products. These raw materials come from recovered plastic film, grocery bags and waste wood. Trex purchases approximately 200 million pounds of used polyethylene and an equal amount of waste wood each year.
Charlotte, North Carolina
Booth # 421TRIA America Inc. specializes in the design and manufacturing of rotary knife granulators and grinding systems for post-production waste and recycling, and offers custom solutions that meet the high efficiency and safety requirements that are industry specific.
Booth # 1123The TSI | ChemLogix family of chemical analysis instruments for the lab and field includes the new Polymax Plastics Analyzer. This handheld, lightweight instrument provides laser-accurate identification of light and dark plastics with a simple point and click. This powerful instrument will help users avoid costly ID mistakes and buy and sell plastics with greater confidence.
Albany, New York
UltrePET LLC is a leading national recycler of PET plastic resins. PET is the principal resin used in the manufacture of clear or green soda bottles as well as the bottles used for a variety of other beverages. UltrePET receives as raw material mixed color PET bales, shredded PET or dirty ground PET, and the company converts these feedstocks into finished resins sold in competition with virgin PET for use in bottle, sheet, engineered resin, fine denier fiber and strapping applications.
Una-Dyn, a Piovan Company
Booth # 113
Over 50 years of innovation, expertise and product excellence has positioned Una-Dyn at the forefront of plastics processing. The advanced development and manufacture of superior material handling, drying, crystallizing and reprocessing systems has made the firm in expert in their field. All products are engineered for high performing, energy efficient, simple operation. In 2008, Una-Dyn joined the Piovan Group, combining forces with their decades of expertise in the plastics industry.
Booth # 1111
UNISENSOR specializes in sensor system technology for the recycling and bottling industries and industrial gas suppliers. For sorting applications, such as in the field of PET bottle-to-bottle recycling, UNISENSOR provides a unique, patented technology based on ultra-high-speed laser spectroscopy, thus overcoming the limitations of conventional sorting methods. UNISENSOR's new technology is capable of addressing sorting issues that were once considered impossible to resolve. These issues include the detection of silicone, PVC, blends, PLA and even black plastics in the process stream.
United Plastic Recycling
Booth # 1125
United Plastic Recycling is a full-service thermoplastic recycler. The company has been in the recycling industry for more than 20 years. UPR specializes in the sale and purchase of quality post-industrial and post-consumer material including pellets and regrind. UPR has excellent pricing, FOB to customers' door or delivered to Montgomery, Alabama.
Van Dyk Recycling Solutions
Booth # 813TITECH near-infrared (NIR) sorting technology makes VAN DYK Recycling Solutions the leader in precision polymer sorting systems. TITECH’s highly developed double sensor systems can sort a large variety of plastics including PE, PP, PS, PVC, PET, EPS and ABS. Using this innovative technology, the company's systems also sort by size, color, weight, and shape, increasing efficiency and lowering labor cost. There are over 3,500 TITECH sorters working successfully in 40 countries. In addition to optical sorters, VAN DYK can supply a complete turnkey plastics sorting system, including grinders, screens, conveyors and balers to meet your plastics recycling needs.
High Point, North Carolina
Booth # 606/608
Vecoplan, a leader in size-reduction technology for plastics waste recycling, offers a range of plastics shredders to meet all plastics reclamation needs. Machine lines that highlight Vecoplan’s proficiency in application-specific plastics waste solutions include VH continuous feed horizontal models: hopper-fed vertical U models, XL models for bulky feedstock, FF models for film and fiber and KT models featuring Vecoplan’s HiTorc energy-saving drive.
Booth # 924Established in 1931, Vincent Corporation engineers and manufactures de-watering screw presses and other separation equipment (fiber filters, static screens, etc.) for the food, paper, plastics recycling and energy industries, among others. Screw presses operate in a continuous (not batch) mode to squeeze liquid out of organic and inorganic materials. A sustainability enabler, Vincent equipment operates in more than 200 green-minded applications to reuse, recover and recycle materials around the globe. Screw presses are frequently used to de-water wash tank sludge before disposal and are increasingly being used to de-water washed plastics before a dryer. All equipment is manufactured in Tampa.
Booth # 1018/1020
Waste Management currently handles 8 million tons of commodities annually through a nationwide network of recycling facilities. The publicly traded 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..
Booth # 1022
Waste Processing Equipment, Inc. is the manufacturer of the Max-Pak balers, compactors and conveyors. The Max-Pak line has been available since 1976, and the company places a major emphasis on the quality, performance, safety and efficiency of its waste and recycling equipment. Only the best quality components are used in construction of Waste Processing Equipment 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.
Booth # 814/816
For more than 25 years, WEIMA has been focused on the art of shredding and recycling. With the range of equipment as well as a variety of rotor types, rotor geometries and cutting tools, the company can handle such plastics as PE, PP, PVC, PS, PU and PET. No matter the application – large volume blow molded pieces, pipe and profiles, purge or other production waste such as bottles, fibers or even carpet – WEIMA has the machine to handle the job.
Welset Americas, Inc.
Booth # 109Welset is a well-known and highly trusted name in the plastics industry and offers a wide range of coloring and compounding solutions to the industry. Welset has entrenched its name as a high quality manufacturer and supplier of a wide range of masterbatches, anti-fibrillation and filler masterbatches. Additionally, Welset is equipped with the most advanced ISO certified facility to produce a full range of PVC compounds, masterbatches, niche medical grades and specialty products like tubings and sheetings.
Denton, Texas / Jakarta,
Booth # 210Based in Indonesia, XSProject is a US nonprofit corporation (501c3) that works to improve the lives of families living in Jakarta's trash-picker communities by providing vocational training, caring for medical needs and educating children. XSProject buys non-biodegradable plastic trash from the trash pickers, giving them extra income. The group also receives donations of discarded materials such as billboards, banners and automobile upholstery. From this waste the group creates fun and functional products that find a new life with consumers and create social awareness about the effects of trash.
Loves Park, Illinois
Booth # 1212Zenith Cutter makes the best granulator knives and screens, shredder blades and pelletizer knives in the world. The company’s products are utilized in countless manufacturing processes including size reduction applications and the production of finished goods. The firm supplies major OEMs in each market for these make-or-break applications, and thousands of other customers rely on Zenith Cutter knives for profitability and success. Count on Zenith for 100 percent quality on time, every time.
Zhejiang Boretech Co., Ltd.
Pinghu City, Zhejiang Province, China
Booth # 320
Boretech is a professional environmental mechanical engineering company specializing in the recycling of PET bottles and production of polyesters. Founded in 1991 as a PET bottle recycling factory, Boretech entered into the production of regenerated polyester fibers in 1994. 10 years later, Boretech has accumulated a wealth of expertise in PET bottle materials. The company researched the production of raw materials and quality requirements of the regenerated polyester and innovation to help launch the business into manufacturing PET washing lines.