2017 Sponsors and Exhibitors

As of February 9, 2017.

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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. It's 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
Bensenville, Illinois

Booth #1006

Aaron Equipment has a large inventory of reconditioned, unused and used plastics equipment. Aaron's plastic machinery includes blow molding, cast film, compounding, dryers, down-stream, single and twin screw extruders, mixers, pelletizers, shredders, winding and other types of plastics equipment.

Aaron Industries Corp
Leominster, Massachusetts

Booth #313

Aaron 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.

ACE Plastics Inc
Chatsworth, Illinois 

Booth #112

ACE Plastics Inc recycles post-consumer and post-industrial plastic scrap.  The company does their own tolling, such as grinding, shredding, washing, pelletizing. ACE Plastics buys and sells good quality regrind and reprocessed resin.

ACS Group   
New Berlin, Wisconsin

Booth #1012

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.

Adams Plastics
Rolling Meadows, Illinois 

Booth # 311

Adams 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 the 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.   
Tucker, Georgia      

Booth #501

ADG Solutions provides systems for scrap-to-pellet plastics recycling and other technologically advanced equipment for plastics reclaim, both post-consumer and industrial. ADG offers Davis-Standard ram and wide-mouth recycling extruders. In the United States, it manufactures the CFO filter, a self-cleaning filter for heavily contaminated materials. ADG has complete wash systems for regrind or films, agricultural or post-consumer films. It also distributes shredder systems which include conveying and metal detection; pellet handling systems, silos, mixing silos and inline pellet weight systems as well as automated densifiers.

New Berlin, Wisconsin

Booth #1012

Building on a tradition of engineering excellence dating back to 1957, AEC offers a wide variety of products ranging from size reduction equipment, material handling, and heat transfer solutions. AEC delivers efficient and reliable solutions for a wide range of industries including: plastics processing, chemical applications, and recycling operations.

AGS Technology Inc.
Batavia, Illinois

Booth #307

AGS Technology Inc. Injection-molding of recycled plastics into automotive, industrial, and commercial products.

Alandro Plastic Resources LLC
Brownsville, Texas

Booth #421

Alandro Plastic Resources was officially established by a group of executives with a combined experience of over 20 years in the plastic recycling industry. As full-service plastics recycling establishment, it has created a reputable company with state-of-the art equipment that provides the customer the ability to purchase, collect, process and resale recycled-plastic. The company’s strict QA measures, allow for the ability to offer customers to purchase a wide range of commodity and engineering resins as an affordable alternative to prime resins.

All-New Inc.
Houston, Texas 

Booth #310

All-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 and ships to Hong Kong as well as Southeast Asia. The company buys both post-industrial or post-commercial. All-New Inc. provides pickup and prompt payment services.

American Chemistry Council
Washington, DC 

Booth #816

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

American Cutting Edge
Miamisburg, Ohio

Booth #1008

American Cutting Edge manufactures knives and blades used in a wide variety of industries from converting and packaging to primary plastics production and recycling. If a product needs to be cut during the manufacturing process, their technical expertise and manufacturing capacity can provide the cutting edge to do the job. The company’s goal is to produce knives specifically for application that perform at the highest levels considering the specified needs of the process. Whether the requirement is sharpness, toughness, long life or other unique features, American Cutting Edge can help to specifically craft a knife or blade that meets production needs.

AMUT Group
Vaughan, Ontario Canada

Booth #510

Since 1958, the Italian AMUT has manufactured custom-tailored solutions and turn-key plants, in its four machinery and technology divisions: extrusion, thermoforming, recycling and printing and converting. AMUT GROUP is also present in North America, Brazil and Southeast Asia to offer the best possible on-site service and a faster response to meet local demands. A highly specialized division is dedicated to the construction of recycling plants for PET/HDPE/PP bottles and containers and PE film, assuring a greater quality of flakes purity suitable to meet the highest standards for bottle-to-bottle applications.

Houston, Texas

Booth #716

AMVT LLC supplies and supports optical color sorting machines to the plastic industry, including sorting flakes, regrinds, pellets and much more.

ARCA World Logistics   
Long Beach, California

Booth #1104

ARCA World Logistics is a licensed and bonded non-vessel operating common carrier, ocean freight forwarder, and logistics company offering door-to-door global shipping services. The company’s extensive experience shipping waste commodities allows them 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, pickups and insurance to documentation, customs filings and, ultimately, delivery.

Arch Polymers Inc.
Marysville Ohio

Booth #102

Arch Polymers is one of the largest PP super sack recyclers in the U.S. It processes PP super sacks and produces PP repro pellets. The company also offers toll services, processing HDPE drums, buckets, totes, bottles and much more.

Arlington Plastics Machinery
Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Booth #203

Arlington Plastics Machinery buys, sells and repairs machinery for the plastics and recycling industries. The company’s vast resources ensures that the customer has the right equipment needed to keep a business running. The firm has the ability to liquidate an entire plant or equipment that is surplus and offers a wide range of plant liquidation services to meet all of asset divestiture needs. Arlington also provides complete AMEA and USPAP-compliant appraisals for entire plants or individual machines.

Association of Plastic Recyclers
Washington, DC 

Booth #802

The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) is The Voice of Plastics Recycling. As the international trade association representing the plastics recycling industry, membership includes independent recycling companies of all sizes, processing numerous resins, as well as consumer product companies, equipment manufacturers, testing laboratories, organizations, and others committed to the success of plastics recycling. APR advocates the recycling of all plastics.

Atradius Trade Credit Insurance, Inc. (Atradius)
Hunt Valley, Maryland  

Booth #419

Atradius provides trade credit insurance and collections services worldwide through a strategic presence in 50 countries. Atradius has access to credit information on more than 200 million companies worldwide. Their credit insurance and collections products help protect companies throughout the world from payment risks associated with selling products and services on trade credit. Atradius forms part of Groupo Catalana Occidente (GCO.MC), one of the leading insurers in Spain and worldwide in credit insurance.

Avangard Innovative
Houston, Texas

Booth #800

Avangard Innovative is a worldwide premier sustainable solutions provider that specializes in designing customized recycling programs for customers.  By effectively monetizing recyclables and lowering waste costs, they help their clients achieve economic goals while fulfilling their social and environmental commitments.

Avian Granulator
West Chicago, Illinois

Booth #1333

Avian Machinery, LLC is a world class manufacturer of size reduction machinery for the plastic, rubber and recycling industries.  With manufacturing, distribution, and service facilities in Illinois, Avian Machinery, LLC is an international supplier to the plastics industry.  Avian offers a wide variety of machines:  low, medium, and high speed granulators, as well as pulverizers and shredders.  Avian granulators and shredders are ideal for block, film, sheet, plastic, and other specialized material including rubber.  Currently, Avian customers include the automotive, electronic, chemical, plastic, recycling and packaging industries.

B+B America LLC
Moore, South Carolina 

Booth #426

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 Heights, New York

Booth #212

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. It is the largest consumer of flexible PVC scrap in North America, producing over 250 truckloads monthly of flexible PVC pellets. Schoenberg also manufactures quality black color concentrate for applications such as injection molding, extrusion, compounding and utility grade applications.

Crown Point, Indiana

Booth #329

Balemaster 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 of the company's balers include various advanced features to provide maximum throughput capacity.

Beccaria s.r.l.   
Spartanburg, South Carolina

Booth #1305

Beccaria Srl manufactures a complete range of equipment and plants for the plastics industry, for mixing, blending, batching, storing and transporting granulate, flakes or powder. The company also offers an array of products from big-bag emptying, filling, and weighing stations, screw conveyors, pneumatic conveying systems, single or double-shaft batch mixers, rotating double-cone mixers, hot air mixers and dryers for granulate, mixing and blending silos, storage silos for granulate or powders and storage and dosing plants for extruders. Beccaria’s products are sold in North America exclusively through Zimmer America Recycling Solutions.

Birch Plastics, Inc.
Houston, Texas  

Booth #316

Birch Plastics is a supplier of plastic raw materials to the global plastics manufacturing industry, buying, selling and processing plastic materials. The company has been a leading supplier of recycled content compounds and off-grade resins since 2001 and offers compound pellets, regrinds, resins and more. With a ready inventory of recycled content raw material available for the small to medium-sized molder, Birch Plastics is a low-cost alternative to virgin prime resin.

BlackBridge Investments
Neptune, New Jersey

Booth #614

BlackBridge Investments is a recycling brokerage with a unique focus: to change the way the industry works. The company is generating new efficiencies, cost savings and opportunities that  offer new possibilities for the entire industry. It specializes in buying and selling post consumer plastic, paper and polyurethane foam scrap.  It buys and sells worldwide and looks for long term relationships. Working with BlackBridge gives a customer the access to a team of experts that each come with an extensive network of relationships.  The firm’s commitment to quality assurance guarantee that you get what you pay for, every time.

Blades Machinery Co.   
Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Booth #301

Blades Machinery buys and sells all types of plastics processing equipment, but their specialty is size reduction equipment. The company’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 or model granulator. They stock knives and screens for all makes and models of granulators and have a state of the art knife sharpening center with four sharpening machines.

Bluestar Silicones
East Brunswick, New Jersey 

Booth #210

Bluestar Silicones is one of the world's leading fully integrated silicone manufacturers. With over 60 years of experience in silicones, Bluestar Silicones offers a complete range of silicone products. The company has introduced a new line of SILCOLAPSE brand foam control additives that provides broad utility at various temperatures and pH levels for water treatment applications. These products are domestically-produced and deliver excellent performance at competitive prices.

Borec America Inc
South El Monte, California 

Booth #122

Founded in 2010, Borec America Inc. is a sub-company of Goldbright Trading GmbH in Germany. The company focuses on recycling plastic purchases from the United States domestic and export to worldwide. It owns ISO and AQSIQ certificates and supplies ABS, HIPS, WEEE shredded, LDPE, PE/PP, HDPE, PMMA and more.

BPR Plastics
Emporia, Virginia

Booth #413

BPR Plastics and Logistics is a full-service recycler of all grades of materials.  At its recycling plant, the company processes plastics, films, fiber, paper, and metal.  With a vertically integrated logistics operation, BPR promptly picks up and moves loads as required. BPR has recently expanded into production of ABS 3-D printer filament.

BritAS Recycling-Anlagen GmbH
Hanau, Germany

Booth #713

BritAS Recycling-Anlagen GmbH manufactures and develops filtration systems. The company provides automatic screen changers for heavily contaminated plastic melt streams.

Bruno Folcieri Srl
Cremona, Italy

Booth #611

Bruno Folcieri Srl has been manufacturing high quality granulators since 1947. Our hallmark is large, high capacity systems built for the most rigorous and challenging plastics in both post-consumer and post-industrial applications. We also manufacture low to medium capacity systems with the same robust quality and highest wear resistance all with the finest attention to detail. This detail allows us to build custom innovative solutions for your particular needs. We have now partnered with Innovative Recycling Solutions, LLC to act as our exclusive North American agency for sales, marketing, spare parts and service.

Buhler Sortex
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Booth #703

For nearly 70 years, Bühler has delivered innovative plastic optical sorting solutions. Built into all Bühler optical sorters is the ethos of superior machine performance, revolutionary technologies and balanced, stable sorting. This is the Bühler competitive edge and the reason why it is the leading brand of choice for so many plastic processors. The company uses innovative technologies including PROfile, SmartEject and the Label Reduction Kit.

Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)
Eugene, Oregon

Booth #703

BHS is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for the solid waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, and construction and demolition industries. Wholly owned subsidiaries include Nihot (Amsterdam), NRT (Nashville, Tenn.) and Zero Waste Energy (Lafayette, Calif.). Clients around the globe choose BHS because of its experience, dedication to cutting-edge technology, quality construction and durability, and unmatched customer service. BHS has built some of the largest and most durable MRFs in the world – and it is achieving the highest throughput, recovery and purity rates in the industry.

Bunting Magnetics Co.   
Newton, Kansas

Booth #901

Bunting Magnetics Co. is the most innovative complete resource for material handling conveyors, magnetic separation and metal detection equipment in the market. The company has expanded its product line to include a new eddy current separator and high intensity pulleys for separation.

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 an 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 or in any volume.

Canterbury Engineering a Division of Milacron
Chamblee, Georgia

Booth #1331

Canterbury Engineering  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 the company offers a profile that will process customers’ polymers with maximum output.

Canuck Compounders Inc.   
Cambridge, Ontario Canada

Booth #121

Canuck Compounders Inc. has over 35 years of custom compounding experience. Their current manufacturing capacity exceeds 40 million pounds annually. The company is committed to supplying product and services which meet the customer’s expectations and needs as specified in their quality requirements.Through their extensive development capabilities, Canuck Compounders’ mission is to manufacture materials with the highest combination of performance, processing and cost efficiency.

C.H. Robinson   
Eden Prairie, Minnisota

Booth #1003

Founded in 1905, C.H. Robinson is one of the world's largest third-party logistics providers, with 2015 gross revenues of $13.5 billion. The firm provides freight transportation and logistics, outsource solutions, produce sourcing, and information services to 110,000 customers through a network of offices in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia. To meet customers' freight needs, the company provides access to 68,000 transportation providers worldwide, including contract motor carriers, railroads, air freight carriers and ocean carriers.

Champion Polymer Recycling
Winchester, Kentucky

Booth #1321

Champion Polymer Recycling has a complete recycling network in place for efficient plastic processing and is one of the top users of post-industrial and post-consumer recycled plastic in the U.S. to meet the manufacturing needs of its parent company, Infiltrator Water Technologies, LLC. Recycled material streams represents 85 to 90 percent of the company’s total resin usage. Infiltrator Water Technologies, LLC manufactures a complete line of products for the onsite wastewater industry such as septic tanks and accessories, leach field products including gravelless chambers and geosynthetic aggregate products.

China Plastic Recycling Association of CRRA
Beijing, China 

Booth #202

China Plastic Recycling Association (CPRA), is a branch organization of the China National Resources Recycling Association. Founded in May 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, their legislative context and the latest technologies. They can apply AQSIQ certificate for scrap sellers.

China Scrap Plastics Association
Beijing, China

Booth #119

CSPA is a non-profit making organization representing the plastics recycling industry in China.  CSPA has significant influence in bridging the gap in communications between the industry and the Chinese Government. Apart from serving as a platform for facilitating communications amongst its members and members with overseas enterprises, CSPA also connects communications of the plastics recycling industry with other sectors and more importantly, with the government. Its main activity is the Oversea Market Tour and ChinaReplas. ChinaReplas is the largest and most professional conference and exhibition about the plastics recycling industry in China.

CieTrade Systems, Inc.
Stamford, Connecticut  

Booth #507

CieTrade is a global provider of business and financial software for recycling companies, scrap and commodity traders, and pulp and paper trading houses. It offers desktop and cloud-based solutions that help clients increase their competitiveness by successfully integrating best practices and industry specific knowledge with innovative technologies and methods.  The firm's strength is focusing on the specific industries it serves and its many years of experience to help solve the unique challenges faced by their clients. The company's worldwide customer base ranges from small recycling plants and scrap brokers to large multinational trading houses and top exporters around the world.

Clear Path Recycling
Fayetteville, North Carolina  

Booth #612

Clear Path Recycling (CPR) utilizes reclaimed post-consumer PET plastic bottles and converts them to RPET flake. CPR will consume the majority of the RPET it produces internally through the product offerings of its joint venture owners, Shaw Industries and DAK Americas. Approximately 75% of the RPET Flake produced by CPR will be used by Shaw & DAK Americas in their respective products. Shaw Industries utilizes RPET flake in its polyester based carpet products while DAK Americas utilizes RPET flake in its PET Resins and Polyester Staple Fiber products. The remaining 25% of the RPET flake produced by CPR will be available for merchant sales.

CMG Granulators & Shredders
Clio, Michigan 

Booth #214

CMG is a manufacturer and distributor of granulators and single shaft shredders which are impeccably designed and quality controlled to assure an excellent ROI. CMG offers equipment and solutions to the tough regrind challenges. The company distributes worldwide and has a North American tech center in Michigan. The tech center offers equipment demonstrations, application trial grinds, part inventory and granulator-shredder stock.

Cofit, NA. 
San Diego, California

Booth #505

Cofit was founded in the early 60’s. By the mid 60’s the company has introduced its first continuous screen changer. Presently, Cofit continues to offer many screen changers including the Gorilla Belt, Scrap Away (CFO), Powerbelt and AP models. The newest addition is the uniquely designed Gorilla Belt screen changer, which is specially designed for filtering heavily contaminated thermoplastics such as agricultural or building films and post-consumer plastics, is now available in North America for the first time. Cofit offers European technology from its San Diego office where engineering, parts and service are readily available.

Common Sense Solutions, Inc.
Montclair, New Jersey 

Booth #706

Common Sense Solutions, Inc. provides engineering and consulting services to the plastics recycling industry, including: new and used equipment specification and selection, process design and improvement and complete project management. The firm has particular expertise in PET bottles, PE bottles and film recycling systems as well as designing recycling systems for more uncommon packaging.

CTC Plastics
Dayton, Ohio

Booth #204

CTC Plastics is a minority-owned ISO certified company. The company 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 percent recycled plastic.

Dayton, Ohio

Booth #1012

Building on a tradition of engineering excellence dating back to 1957, Cumberland granulators and shredders deliver efficient and reliable size reduction solutions for a wide range of industries including: plastics processing, chemical applications, and recycling operations.

Custom Polymers PET
Charlotte, North Carolina

Booth #807

Custom Polymers PET is a premier recycler of post-consumer and post-industrial PET. The company washes 180 million pounds of PET annually through hits three wash lines and sells a clean quality bottle flake into a variety of applications, including fiber, strapping, sheet and bottle. The firm 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 #806

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
Pawcatuck, Connecticut        

Booth #503

Davis‐Standard is a global leader in the design, development and distribution of extrusion and converting technology.  The firm’ systems include more than 10 product lines to support manufacturing applications and customers within every major industry.  This includes the agriculture, automotive, construction, healthcare, energy, electronics, food and beverage packaging, and retail industries, among others.  With more than 950 employees worldwide, Davis‐Standard is committed to engineering and manufacturing equipment that is cost-effective, environmentally friendly and offers a high ROI. The company’s reclaim technologies include the Merritt Davis, Sterling Extruder, Hartig, Egan, Gloucester and Black-Clawson technologies.

Denton Plastics Inc.
Portland, Oregon

Booth #1004

Denton Plastics is a plastics recycling and compounding company that offers a wide range of products and services from recycled to virgin. It also provides  reinforced thermoplastics for various industries including health care, high tech, construction, and consumer products.

Dock 7 Materials Group, LLC   
Red Bank, New Jersey

Booth #211

Dock 7 Materials Group, LLC is a global business dealing in plastic scrap, e-scrap, and commodities. Its primary materials include agricultural, post-consumer, and post-industrial plastics such as PET, LDPE, HDPE, ABS, and more. Dock 7 has clients throughout the world, in addition to processing capabilities in Southeast Asia. The company specializes in the agricultural plastics sector and deals in all types used for farming, irrigation, transport, and packing. It has a wealth of experience in bringing these materials to the market by solving complex logistical and collection challenges. The company is seeking partners in the industry for special projects.

Dorstener Wire Tech
Spring, Texas

Booth #1009

Dorstener Wire Tech (DWT) specializes in high performance polymer filtration components and extruder screens for many applications. DWT helps design and engineer filtration products that enhance throughput and reduce process cost without sacrificing quality. DWT has a vast manufacturing profile and a full range of production capabilities in Houston as well as sister companies in Europe and Asia. Dorstener Wire Tech produces all types of polymer filters including but not limited to: simple extruder screens, spot weld packs, frame packs, cylindrical elements, pleated candle elements, auto-screen belts and other continuous melt filtration products.

Eastman Chemical Company
Kingsport, Tennessee

Booth #309

Eastman manufactures chemicals, fibers, and plastics materials which are used to make products people use every day. In the plastics materials market Eastman sells resins in pellet form. Molders and extruders process Eastman resins into literally hundreds of end uses. Eastman Embrace resin are extruded into shrink film, which are used as beverage, food, and personal care shrink labels. No matter the need, Eastman is committed to finding solutions and resins with the right combination of properties and economics to meet each customer’s fitness-for-use criteria. Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and employs approximately 15,000 people.

eFactor3, LLC
Pineville, North Carolina 

Booth #905

North Carolina-based eFactor3, LLC, brings together a keen understanding of environmental, engineering and equipment issues. eFACTOR3 offers a variety of pre-shredding, shredding and granulating equipment along with conveying, and 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
Houston, Texas  

Booth #321

Emerald Pacific is a high-volume, full-service supplier of recycled plastic resins. They have offices, warehouses, and processing facilities in the United States, Mexico, and China which allow the company to efficiently provide quality assured materials to their diverse manufacturing client base.

Lebanon, Oregon

Booth #423

ENTEK is a US-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. The company also produces microporous battery separators for lead-acid and lithium batteries. Its technology is used in lead-acid batteries for automobiles, golf carts and industrial applications.

EREMA North America, Inc.   
Ipswich, Massachusetts

Booth #511

EREMA North America distributes EREMA equipment and provides U.S. based service, parts and close technical support. With over 20 sales agents throughout North America, the company allows a continuous dialog and exchange of ideas with new and existing customers. Since founded in 1991, EREMA North America has constantly grown and expanded customer services.

Erie, Pennsylvania  

Booth #216

Eriez manufactures equipment that removes metal from plastics to improve product purity, protect valuable equipment and increase production uptime. The company's eddy current separators remove aluminum, brass and copper from plastic, delivering the highest purity and yield. In addition, its metal detectors and separators protect shredders and granulators from all types of metals and remove metal from regrind. Eriez vbratory feeders and screeners convey and screen materials with accuracy and quick changeovers, and the company's PolyMag process enables the separation of mixed resin regrind for post-industrial recycling. Finally, Eriez is known for making the most powerful rare earth magnetic separators, which are produced in 12 plant locations worldwide.

Ettlinger North America LP
Tyrone, Georgia

Booth #702

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 and ECO rotating drum melt filters are well known for their ability to remove difficult contaminants such as paper, wood, foil, PET, rubber, silicone, black specs and gels. Ettlinger also manufactures a wide range of injection molding machines for large-part molding.

Eurohansa, Inc.   
High Point, North Carolina

Booth #111

Founded 30 years ago, Eurohansa, Inc. is the sole manufacturer of ZENO shredders and recycling equipment in the United States. ZENO is a leader in automatic plastic recycling plants with capacities up to 50 tons per hour. The company's single shaft shredders for industrial use are offered with capacities from 1 to 50 tons per hour.

Exxel Polymers Inc
Bromont, Quebec Canada

Booth #415

Exxel Polymers Inc. is a leader in plastic recycling and compounding in North America. The company recycles and processes large quantities of post-industrial HDPE, PP and PS.

Falcon Paper & Plastics
Avenel, New Jersey

Booth #115

Falcon Papers and Plastics specializes in the recycling and converting of quality post-industrial and post-consumer material. It has grown to serve paper and plastic recycling needs on a global scale, becoming one of the dominant recycling companies in North America. It recently acquired a plant in Green Bay, Wisc., which serves as the company's converting and recycling unit.

Federal Equipment Company
Cleveland, Ohio

Booth #417

Federal Equipment Company is one of the largest suppliers of used pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, chemical, plastics and packaging equipment. Their buying and selling experience, purchasing power and global marketing, coupled with a strategic relationship with Pfizer Inc. ensures they supply quality-used process equipment.

Fimic SRL
Carmignano di Brenta PD, Italy

Booth #1307

With 30 years of experience in the recycling equipment industry, Fimic manufactures self-cleaning automatic melt filters. Their filters are particularly suitable for heavy contaminated molten plastics. In 2015, Fimic developed two other automatic self cleaning filters, aimed to improve the quality of recycled materials: The ERA, two filtration steps in a single machine and the NET, the belt filter, for even higher level of filtration. Currently, the comapny has turned its attention to processing PVC.

Florida Plastic Recycling
Jacksonville, Florida

Booth #104

Florida Plastic Recycling operates a PET recycling plant that can process up to 60 million pounds of plastic bottles annually. The company specializes in processing used plastic bottles into PET resin flakes that can then be used to manufacture new plastic packaging and other products. Through state-of-the-art facility, technologies and equipment, Florida Plastic Recycling is fully invested and committed to make an impact in preserving resources and reducing the carbon footprint from PET packaging production.

Flottweg Separation Technology, Inc.
Independence, Kentucky

Booth #1106

Flottweg Separation Technology, Inc. is a manufacturer of decanter centrifuges, separators, belt presses and processing systems. They have more than 60 years’ experience building mechanical solid-liquid separation equipment and have installed over 10,000 machines worldwide. The company’s patented Flottweg Sorticanter ensures economical recycling by separating different types of plastic on the basis of different densities. Numerous Flottweg Sorticanter machines are used all over the world in various applications.

Foam Equipment & Consulting Co.   
Saint Louis, Missouri

Booth #513

Foam Equipment & Consulting Co. is the North American distributor of HEGER screw compactors for expandable polystyrene (EPS), styrofoam (XPS), PE and PP foams.  HEGER compactors safely reduce the volume of lightweight foam materials into extremely dense logs for economical shipping to recycling centers.  Heger compactors use a screw auger and cold compression to produce logs without fumes and without heat. They are all electric design, without messy hydraulic systems.  HEGER also offers the Crocodile, a screw auger system for removal of fluids from retail packaging, paper pulp, industrial waste and many other dewatering applications.

Fukutomi Company Limited
Pomona, California

Booth #215

Fukutomi Company Limited was founded in 1984 by Dr. Steve Wong. Fukutomi has grown into a large conglomerate of 100-plus employees focusing on the core of the business, plastic scrap. Fukutomi has multiple offices worldwide and is constantly expanding in the plastics recycling industry. The company focuses on all types of plastic scrap for trading, selling and processing.

Gamma Meccanica North America
Greer, South Carolina

Booth #611

Gamma Meccanica North America is a leader in the North American recycling equipment market, promoting green equipment solutions for reprocessing low-bulk density, heavily printed and high-residual-moisture plastic materials using turnkey, force-feed, cutter-compactor and conventional reclaim systems. The company offers sales, service, installation, spare parts and consulting.

GDB International, Inc.   
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Booth #1015

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 its 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 CORP
Flushing, New York

Booth #217

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.

Gertima S.A. de C.V.
Apodaca, Mexico

Booth #812

Gertima and MercaPET are sister companies that have been operating since the late 1980s from its headquarters in Monterrey, Mexico. Gertima is dedicated to the recycling of all types of plastics and does it through its own collection and baling sites as well as several strategically located processing facilities which sort, grind, wash and pelletize. The company markets and sells baled, clean washed flakes, FDA approved PCR materials and plastic pellets in North America, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America and China. The firm primarily focuses on PET, HDPE, LDPE, PP and PS.

Matthews, North Carolina

Booth #428

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. The company offers filtration, measurement and processing technology. Their fully-automatic rotary filtration systems and screen changers operate continuously, fully-automatic and pressure constant. The company's environmentally friendly Measurement Technology products include the mercury-free NTX series of pressure transducers and temperature sensors that meet highest requirements and their innovative multi rotation system extruder MRS offers new possibilities in devolatilization, e.g. it allows the processing of undried and uncrystallized PET bottle flakes directly into high quality end products.

Golden Boom Intl Ltd HK   
Hong Kong

Booth #107

Golden Boom International Limited is based in Hong Kong. The company purchases: Auto lights, auto purges, PC, PEI, PPS, PMMA and PEEK.

Good Works Reprocessing
Easton, Pennsylvania 

Booth #306

Good Works Reprocessing is a toll processing facility whose services focus on size reduction of post-industrial plastics. Utilizing 12 large capacity granulators on 100,000 square feet 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 is the removal of fiber in TPO roofing, PVC roofing and flexible garden hose.

Green Line Polymers
Waterloo, Iowa

Booth #323

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.

Greenpath Recovery
Colton, California

Booth #103

Greenpath is a vertically integrated commercial recycler, plastic processor and manufacturer. The company has processing facilities in California and Texas and provides services nationwide. It accepts various grades of LDPE, HDPE, PP, PET and PS as film, bottles or rigids and can accommodate combo or LTL loads with paper or metal.

Greenvironmental Solution Inc.   
Chino Hills, California

Booth #406

Greenvironmental Solution Inc. is a Chinese end user for plastic scrap. The company can combine up to 10 items per container, including: PET, HDPE, LDPE, PP, PC, PS, HIPS, GPPS, OPS, ABS, Nylon, PVC and more.

Gulfstream Recycling
Boca Raton, Florida  

Booth #911

Specializing in plastics, Gulfstream is a full service national recycling and environmental services company with over 30 years of industry experience. They have designed and implemented the recycling programs for a number of national retail and distribution chains as well as countless national, regional and local municipal, paper, metal and plastics recyclers around the country. Beyond handling all grades and forms of plastics from PET, HDPE, PVC, LDPE, PP, PS and all else in between, Gulfstream also sells recycling equipment from bins to Gaylord boxes to fit the needs of any recycling program.

hamos GmbH
Penzberg,  Germany

Booth #319

Hamos GmbH is a leading manufacturer of dry working separators and equipment for electrostatic separation of metals, plastics, minerals and other various types of materials. hamos offers single KWS electrostatic machines for separation of fine metals from cable residues, fine WEEE fractions, ASR or aluminium containing composite materials. hamos machines process black plastic fractions (e.g. mixed ABS and PS). Specially designed hamos machines are perfect for separation of contamination like dirt, film, foil, rubber, wood, and metals. hamos is also the expert for complete turn-key solutions for processing of e-waste, mixed WEEE plastic waste or PVC window profiles or offcuts into clean commodities.

Hengye USA Plastics, Inc
Houston, Texas

Booth #318

Hengye USA Plastics, Inc. is a trading company and purchases all forms of plastics scrap, such as: purge, trim, reject, regrind, sweep, and off-grade. The company exports into South Asia and is looking for long-term partners in order to fulfill their monthly demand. 

Herbold USA
Slatersville, Rhode Island

Booth #514

Herbold USA is a world leader in design, manufacturing, and installation of size reduction equipment for the plastics and recycling industries. Its products are used in applications from traditional to innovative and include: granulators, shredders, pulverizers, plastcompactors, wash lines, thermal dryers and fully integrated systems.

Hosokawa Polymer Systems
Summit, New Jersey  

Booth #300

Hosokawa Polymer Systems is a leading manufacturer of granulators, dedusters and separation systems, plastic recycling equipment, film and fiber recovery systems. They offer 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 dedusters and air separators which are used for fines removal, fiber separation and many other applications.Through standard or custom configurations, Hosokawa Polymer Systems' granulators and systems can handle all production requirements from the routine to the most challenging.

Tijuana, Mexico 

Booth #712

With more than 15 years of experience, Hyperplastics is a leading supplier of plastics scrap. The company has two plants and several baling and grinding facilities, located in Mexico and Spain.

Idealservice Soc Coop
Pasian di Prato, Italy

Booth #110

For 25 years, Idealservice has been a leader in the development and management of waste collection and sorting plants. Idealservice is able to recycle over 42,000 tons per year of residual mixed plastics after the sorting process. Specifically, it produces Blupolymer Granule, a blend of thermoplastic polyolefins obtained by the extrusion process. The main components are polyethylene and polypropylene and can be used as a bitumen modifier for waterproof membrane or road paving as well as material in either the extrusion process or injection moulding.

IHS Markit
Houston, Texas 

Booth #424

IHS Markit offers regional and global advisory services that deliver a comprehensive view of world markets for plastics and polymers, from their upstream feedstocks to their downstream applications. Manufacturers, purchasers, strategic planners traders, financial analysts and end-users gain the essential insight and information needed to optimize resources, maximize profits and make sound business decisions. The IHS market offers the Market Advisory Service Advantage. With this, customers receive a complete analytical package, featuring the most reliable and unbiased source of historical and forecast pricing on a global basis. Depending on the service, clients receive weekly and/or monthly reports that deliver market pricing and supporting data, such as supply-demand analysis, production economics, trade flows and forecasted end-use patterns. At the month’s end, it delivers the Global Economy and Energy Report, which contains economic updates and valuable crude oil and natural gas data.

Indorama Ventures
Charlotte, North Carolina

Booth #913

Indorama Ventures PCL is a world-class chemical company, headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand, with revenues of $7 billion in 2015. They are a leader in key markets globally and organize their core business in three complementary segments: PET, feedstock and fibers. The company’s global manufacturing footprint and range of products are unmatched in the industry, enabling them to deliver innovative and unique value-added solutions to their customers. They have 14,500 employees worldwide who are committed to driving the business in a responsible way by aligning profitable growth with social and environmental responsibility while creating value for stakeholders.

Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries   
Washington, DC 

Booth #601

ISRI is the voice of the recycling industry, promoting safe, economically sustainable and environmentally responsible recycling through networking, advocacy, and education. ISRI and its 21 chapters represent approximately 1,300 companies operating in nearly 4,000 locations in the U.S. and 34 countries worldwide. ISRI members are manufacturers and processors, brokers and industrial consumers of scrap commodities, including ferrous and nonferrous metals, paper, electronics, rubber, plastics, glass, and textiles. ISRI's associate members include equipment and service providers to the scrap recycling industry. Manufacturers and sellers of equipment and services—such as shredders, balers, cranes, cargo transporters, computer systems, and more—find value in promoting the scrap recycling industry through their membership in ISRI.

iSustain Inc.
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee

Booth #707

iSustain Recycling, where sustainability and providing sustainable solutions to its customers is the main focus. The company understands that to be successful in the industry it must remain versatile, agile and multifaceted at all times. iSustain recycles all grades and forms of plastics, paper, textiles and metal. Additionally it provides solutions for organic waste, traditional waste and waste to energy. iSustain is driven by a passion to increase recycling rates and to succeed for its customers in areas where others may have failed in the past. iSustain is certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council. Let iSustain be your Eco-LOGICAL choice in recycling.

Terre Haute, Indiana

Booth #114

Jadcore recycles and pelletizes post-industrial materials. The company grinds, shreds, pelletizes, and post-blends materials. Its specializes in PE, PP, PS, and PET.

James Brinkley Company
Seattle, Washington

Booth #208

For 75 years, James Brinkley Company has been providing material handling equipment to the industry. Its equipment includes wire coilers, guillotines, dewiring equipment and conveyors. The company also provides turnkey systems including engineering and installation.

JC Plastics
Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico

Booth #108

Established in 2000, JC Plastics merchandises virgin resins, recycled post-industrial and post-consumer plastics and various other collection services.

Jelliff Corp.   
Hickory, North Carolina

Booth #425

Jelliff's state of the art facility manufactures and supplies all types of extruder screen packs. Screens are available in both plain and stainless steel. Jelliff can supply various diameter screens as single or spot weld packs. Additionally, the company produces all types of cylinders, aluminum and stainless bound packs made to customer specifications. Jelliff also supplies copper gauze for cleaning breaker plates.

Jordan Reduction Solutions
Birmingham, Alabama

Booth #606

Jordan 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.

Kal-Polymers a division of Kal-Trading Inc.
Mississauga, Ontario Canada

Booth #1002

Kal-Polymers, a division of Kal-Trading Inc., is a large custom compounder of recycled resins. The company processes scrap into reusable regrind and reprocessed pellets. They buy post-industrial plastic scrap through long term scrap management programs and spot buys for their compounding needs and offer cost saving solutions in form of compounded pellets/regrinds. Kal-Polymers also has the capability to process pellets from scrap auto parts, films, sheets, skeletons, trims, fluff, fines/powder, purge and drools with paint, print, barrier, lamination, co-extruded and coated.

Kice Industries
Wichita, Kansas

Booth #430

Kice Industries, Inc. manufactures a complete line of bulk handling equipment, including Kice Mutli-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.

Kongskilde Industries Inc
Hudson, Illinois 

Booth #205

Kongskilde manufactures a full range of pneumatic conveying equipment specifically designed to handle plastic regrind, pellets etc. Kongskilde also has a complete range of de-dusting and fines separation equipment used for cleaning regrind, allowing a higher level of reuse of plastic regrind.

Franklin, Wisconsin  

Booth #1100

Krones is a world leader manufacturer for 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.  The company supplies turnkey solutions for PET recycling, bottle sortation, wash lines and bottle-to-bottle modules.

KTI, Inc.
Minnetonka, Minnesota  

Booth #117

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 our 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, expedited and consulting services.

KW Plastics Recycling   
Troy, Alabama

Booth #504

As the world’s largest plastics recycler, KW Plastics leads the industry in capacity to purchase, store and process a variety of rigid HPDE as well as rigid and flexible PP. Additionally, the company is a resin supplier and produces a wide range of polyethylene and polypropylene post-consumer resins (PCR) for the personal care, automotive, agricultural, construction, paint and coatings, packaging and containers, and recreation industries. KW resins meet the stringent requirements of demanding applications for the blow molding, sheet extrusion and profile, injection and film productions.

Lindner ReSource America LLC
Tucker, Georgia

Booth #305

Lindner reSource America LLC is a manufacturer of single-shaft shredders, granulators and wash-lines for plastic materials over 60 years of experience in size reduction technology they offer customized solutions for capacities from 500 lbs to 20,000 lbs per hour as well as wash and processing systems, based on customer needs.

New York, New York

Booth #1007

Loadsmart helps shippers move freight quickly while carriers keep trucks full. The company’s simple platform allows the customer to instantly retain quotes, book a truck and track freight from pick up all the way to delivery.

The Woodlands, Texas

Booth #418

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 material with 25 years of experience.  Lyrba 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.

MAAG Americas
Eagle Rock, Virginia

Booth #414

Maag has integrated its presence throughout the Americas for greater customer value. Maag Automatik, Gala Industries and Reduction Engineering Scheer have joined forces in the to provide breakthrough innovative products and superior customer service in North and South America. This newly formed entity of Maag offers customers in the polymer industry unmatched benefits, value and local sales and service support through a consolidated network. Maag Americas’ products include underwater pelletizers, polymer, extrusion and industrial pumps, screen changers, strand pelletizers, pulverizers, dryers, water systems and system solution capabilities.These systems are designed and used for multiple polymer compounding and recycling applications.

MacDermid Enthone
Waterbury, Connecticut

Booth #1323

As a global specialty chemicals company service 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
High Point, North Carolina

Booth #1001

For over 30 years, Machinex has used innovative solutions to design and produce custom-made sorting and recycling technologies for material recovery facilities: single-stream, mixed waste processing, construction & demolition, and other applications. Machinex also offers a full range of high quality recycling equipment.

Marglen Industries
Rome, Georgia

Booth #714

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 its customers reach its minority spending goals. Marglen has been a member of APR for over 20 years.

Matec America Inc.
Walnut Cove, North Carolina

Booth #1014

Matec America Inc. designs, manufactures and assembles filter presses, thickeners, flocculant systems and all the other components of a filtration and purification plant while respecting the environment. Their plants recover about 90 percent of water and reduce the waste’s volume by -80 percent to dispose of and maximize the returns.

McLanahan Corporation
Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania

Booth #207

McLanahan 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.
Easton, Pennsylvania

Booth #327

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 firm 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.

Mega Green Solution
Chicago, Illinois

Booth #408

Mega Green Solution Ltd. offers recycling services to help isolate valuable plastics from mixed material streams with metal, paper and other contamination. The company provides sorting and paint removing services. The firm also supplies cost-effective equipment with spare parts and technical support. Additionally, Mega Green Solution offers consulting for recycling solutions.

Mega Recycling
Romeoville, Illinois

Booth #407

Mega Recycling and Compounding Services, LLC is unique in that they purchase any regrind and scrap thermoplastic resin and convert it back into reprocessed black pellets. Mega Recycling stocks over 50 different standard grades of reprocessed black thermoplastic materials. In addition, with over 35 years of thermoplastic compounding experience, Mega Recycling is more than capable of producing custom made specialty formulations that fit the exact application requirements.

Merit Specialty Chemicals
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Booth #100

For the last 30 years, Merit has been servicing the plastics and rubber industry. The company provides an innovative peroxide to the recycle market with 10 to 30 percent masterbatch in PP. The firm also supplies virgin resin such as polyolefin elastomers, EPDM, and tackifiers PIB. Merit has various locations in North America.

Modern Dispersions Inc.   
Leominster, Massachusetts

Booth #1325

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.

More Recycling (Moore Recycling Associates)
Sonoma, California

Booth #1317

More Recycling is a research and consulting company that provides forward-thinking programs, tools and strategic planning services to accelerate the transition to a society that manages resources sustainably. With nearly 20 years of experience in the recycling of post-consumer materials, specifically plastics, More Recycling offers a deep understanding of the complex and ever-changing life cycle of plastic packaging ‒ from collection to recycling infrastructure to end-use markets. The company serves as a liaison between industry, public agencies and NGOs, and it prioritizes accurate information and neutrality in the marketplace.

MSS, Inc.
Nashville, Tennessee

Booth #801

MSS designs and manufactures optical sorting equipment for plastic bottles and flakes, as well as durable plastics in e-scrap applications. The MSS CIRRUS NIR + Color sorter provides the industry's best sorting performance for sleeved PET bottles and is used for bottle and flake sorting around the world.

National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR)
Florence, Kentucky

Booth #902

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.

National Recovery Technologies (NRT)   
Eugene, Oregon

Booth #703

An equipment manufacturing and engineering company, National Recovery Technologies provides cutting edge sorting solutions to the recycling industry. NRT is a world leader in plastic bottle and flake sorting technology, with the world's largest installed capacity in PET plastic reclamation plants.

Newport CH International, LLC
Orange, California

Booth #1313

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. They market 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 your surplus and scrap material.

Next Generation Recycling Machines
Norcross, Georgia  

Booth #711

NGR produces machinery for the reprocessing of thermoplastics waste back into high value raw material. NGR’s ONE-STEP technology, a patented shredder-feeder-extruder combination, renders the pre-shredding of plastics waste unnecessary. As a result, reprocessing costs are low and manpower requirements 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.
Oakville ON Canada

Booth #303

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 extensive sourcing, logistics and warehousing options to service any customer’s needs. The company is available as industry partners in the realms of PET, R-PET, HDPE, LDPE PVC, Nylon, ABS and many more.

Nordson Polymer Processing Systems
Duluth, Georgia

Booth #422

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 as well as dies and pelletizing systems.

NOVA Chemicals
Moon Township, Pennsylvania 

Booth #411

NOVA Chemicals is a polyethylene resin supplier. The company develops and manufactures materials for customers worldwide that produce consumer, industrial and packaging products.

Omya, Inc.
Cincinnati, Ohio

Booth #206

Omya is a leading global producer of ground and precipitated calcium carbonate and a worldwide distributor of specialty resins, pigments, and additives. The company provides a wealth of product solutions that contribute to its customers' competitiveness and productivity in multiple industries such as construction, coatings, inks, paper, polymers, packaging, food, personal and home Care, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, forestry, water and energy.

Owens Corning
Duncan, South Carolina

Booth #810

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 wastewater 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.

Pall Corporation
Port Washington, New York

Booth #410

Pall Corporation is a global leader in filtration and separation technologies and offers a full range of products and services for the Plastics Recycling industry. With over 45 years of experience and 4000 plus filter systems, its knowledge is broad and spans commodity, engineered, and specialty polymers. The company offers a wide range of metal media and filters for specific melt filtration applications.

Parallel Products
New Bedford, Massachusetts

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 and flake purification) of these materials. Parallel Products now offers these services to the larger plastics industry.

Pellenc ST
Fort Mill, South Carolina

Booth #904

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 spectrometry, visible spectrometry, induction, x-ray and thermal imaging technologies. More than 1400 machines are already installed in more than 40 countries, and 70 percent of the turnover comes from export.

Lancaster, Pennsylvania 

Booth #331

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 for capacities from 10 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.

Hawhtorne, New York

PepsiCo 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.

Downers Grove, Illinois

Booth #416

PerkinElmer is a global company focused on improving the health and safety of people and their environment. From earlier medical insights and more effective therapies to cleaner water and safer homes, PerkinElmer touches the lives of millions of people every day. Its environmental health business develops analytical instrumentation, illumination and detection technologies and support services to protect the quality and sustainability of the environment and the security of people within their surroundings.

Perry Videx, LLC
Hainesport, New Jersey

Booth #315

Perry Videx is one of the world's leading suppliers of quality used plastics processing machinery. The company 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.

Phoenix Technologies
Bowling Green, Ohio 

Phoenix Technologies is a global leader in post-consumer food and bottle grade PET resin. Phoenix's vertical integration allows transformation of footprint conscience, local curbside PET bales, into clean consistent, rPET resin. Phoenix’s PET flake and resin quality allows support in numerous industries such as food and bottle grade applications, sheet and strapping. Concentration levels of Phoenix rPET resin, within brand owner products is present in the market at up to 100 percent.

PLASMAC, a Syncro Company
Antioch, Illinois 

Booth #1329

Plasmac is an established, global business with a strong emphasis on service, design and quality providing a turnkey recycling solution 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 Revolutions
Reidsville, North Carolina

Booth #213

Plastic Revolutions processes HDPE as well as grinds, washes, and cleans flakes and pellets. The company specializes in post-consumer and post-industrial HDPE. They also specialize in FM mixed color and HMW.

Plastics Forming Enterprise (PFE)
Amherst, New Hampsire

Booth #1319

Plastics Forming Enterprises LLC (PFE) provides worldwide consulting for recyclability of plastics, both rigid and flexible packaging, for brand owners, converters and recyclers. PFE has developed test protocols globally. As technology and material applications have evolved, they have consistently adjusted their core skills and services to support the ongoing research and engineering through commercial development of recycling technologies. PFE’s ability to provide onsite evaluations and upgrades have been economical and educational for their clients. They are expertly positioned to advise on the manufacturing choices when making label, closure, and rigid plastic packaging decisions. PFE continues with the development for the next generation plastics recycling technology pilot facilities for sorting, washing and materials for new sources of plastics. PFE’s expertise delivers practical answers and arms clients with the knowledge, tools and technologies they need to make sound business-focused decisions.

Plastrec, Inc.
Joliette, Canada

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.

Polymer Recovery Systems, Inc.
Eau Claire, Wisconsin 

Booth #1000

Polymer Recovery Systems provides customized solutions for plastic recyclers.  From wash systems to density separation systems (float and sink tanks) to air separation systems to drying systems, the company designs products to meet specific customer needs. It can supply turnkey systems or individual components that can be integrated into existing components and systems.

Hammonton, New Jersey

Booth #603

Polyvel is a specialty compounder and masterbatch producer that has supplied various plastic processing industries with property enhancing products for over 30 years. For recycling, the company has become well known in the industry for its expertise in controlled rheology products for polypropylene, allowing for the "dialing in" of melt flow rates. Additionally, the company offers the recycling industry odor management products, compatibilizers, cross-linking agents, and various process aids for increased throughput and higher quality. Polyvel excels at customized offerings and works with a wide range of polymers should a tailor-made formula be required.

Polywin Corp.
Compton, California

Booth #209

Since 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.

PQ Recycling
Wilmington, North Carolina

PQ Recycling is a recycler of PET bottles and a manufacturer of clean rPET bottle flake. As a processor of deposit feedstocks, their rPET bottle flake: clear, green and mixed color, offers a very high quality level and is suitable for multiple end applications including sheet, fiber and strapping. Additionally, PQ Recycling’s rPET flake maintains approvals for direct food contact in multiple applications.

Processing Technologies International, LLC
Aurora, Illinois 

Booth #1005

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 found anywhere throughout the industry.

PSI - Polymer Systems, Inc.   
Conover, North Carolina

Booth #1108

Polymer Systems, Inc. (PSI) drives innovation and technology to provide process solutions and products with outstanding performance. Their products include: Screen changers that fit any need, melt pumps that operate trouble-free under the most adverse conditions, Y-blocks, multi-position divert valves, die changers that perform changes in under 60 seconds, melt pipes, static mixers, custom auxiliaries and PLC controls.

Purolator Advanced Filtration
Shelby, North Carolina

Booth #317

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.

Hatillo, Puerto Rico 

Booth #118

RDN is a full service recycling company that process and export more than 15 million pounds of post industrial plastics per year. It has a regrinding operation in Puerto Rico and its clients are Fortune 500 companies from the life science and medical device sector.

Torreon, Mexico

Booth #308

Renovanz is a post-consumer recycling company that receives recyclable plastics such as PET, HDPE, and PP. Renovanz analyzes all incoming recycled material and separates it into the appropriate categories. The company sells their material as regrind and repro.

Republic Machine, Inc.
Louisville, Kentucky

Booth #900

Republic Machine is a world class manufacturer of single shaft shredders. The company continues to innovate and push the industry in difficult to process materials and recycling applications. Republic Machine is dedicated to the customer and ever changing demands within the marketplace.

Resource Recycling, Inc.
Portland, Oregon

Resource Recycling, Inc. is the publisher of three industry magazines - Resource Recycling, E-Scrap News and Plastics Recycling Update - and is the producer of Resource Recycling Conference, E-Scrap Conference and the Plastics Recycling Conference.

ReVital Polymers
Sarnia, Ontario

Booth #106

ReVital Polymers is a processor of post-consumer plastic, creating materials for high-value, re-manufactured plastic products for the consumer, industrial and automotive industries.

Revolution Plastics
Little Rock, Arkansas

Booth #123

Revolution Plastics provides farms and dairies with free, on-farm ag and silage plastic collection. Revolution Plastics collects ag and silage plastic from farms and dairies and recycles the material at its U.S. based recycling facilities. Their mission is to provide high value, sustainable solutions to our customers through innovative closed-loop recycling systems that preserve the environment for future generations.

RIOS™ - Certified Electronics Recycler
Washington, District of Columbia 

Booth #808

The 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.

Satake USA, Inc.
Stafford, Texas

Booth #605

Satake USA offers a comprehensive range of advanced color sorting systems that incorporate CCD, UV, RGB and IR vision technologies. These technologies are used to remove defective product from the stream. The Satake Corporation is involved in the development, manufacturing and marketing of sophisticated optical sorting equipment for shipment to customers around the world. The Vision System's Operation is considered a leader in optical inspection systems incorporating CCD, UV, RGB and IR vision technologies capable of removing defective products from the product stream.

Schupan Recycling
Kalamazoo, Michigan 

Schupan Recycling is the largest independent processor of used beverage containers in the nation. Its facilities process aluminum, PET plastic and glass for Michigan’s largest grocers and wholesalers. Schupan Recycling is a division of Schupan & Sons, Inc. with operations in Wixom and Wyoming, Michigan and Chicago, Illinois.

SDS Logistics

Booth #700

SDS Logistics Services provides Trucking Services for the Plastic Recycling Industry. Their Nationwide Services include: Full Truckload, Drop-trailers, LTL and Container Drayage to and from All U.S. Ports. SDS Logistics Services can cover all your Logistics needs from Coast-to-Coast.

Sealink International, Inc.
Dallas, Texas

Booth #1327

Sealink International, Inc. works with a large global network of carriers. Whether it is by air, ocean or land, Sealink will have the most up to date and competitive rates. Its strong relationships with both domestic and international carriers allow the company to provide the best routing and pricing options.

Secondary Materials Pricing.com
Ogdensburg, New York

Booth #201

Secondary 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 and 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.

Sesotec, Inc.
Bartlett, Illinois 

Booth #502

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.  Sesotec has developed a range of products unequalled in versatility and quality, and each project is given individual attention to ensure the best practicable solution.  Precision, intelligence and customer focus: these three guiding principles govern the quality of the services the company provides.

Sherbrooke OEM Ltd.
Sherbrooke, Ontario Canada 

Booth #814

Sherbrooke 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, Canada

Booth #508

Shred-Tech is a pioneer in the Mobile Document Destruction industry. It custom designs and manufactures shredding machinery for a variety of waste and recycling applications. In-house engineering and design services enable the company to customize all standard shredders to meet the specific requirements of the customers’ needs. Shred-Tech has installed more than 3,500 systems worldwide and is recognized globally for its first-class products and commitment to innovation and quality.

Sierra International Machinery   
Bakersfield, California   

Booth #101

Sierra International Machinery is a worldwide leader in the sale and support of processing equipment to the recycling industries. It offers a full range of equipment to meet the demands of today’s processing facilities. Sierra’s Equipment machinery is built to last and is backed by the best service and support in the industry.

Sigma Recycling, Inc.
Norcross, Georgia

Booth #708

Sigma Recycling, Inc. is a sourcing, inspection and supply chain management company. Its wide geographical spread and presence in several markets allow the company to provide suppliers with new markets and their customers with new sourcing opportunities. The company’s own quality inspectors are trained and developed in-house. Sigma’s expertise in multi-modal logistics ensures efficient and timely delivery. The firm is committed to meeting customer requirements and enhancing customers satisfaction through continual improvement of its services and quality management. 

Soleno Recycling
Yamachoche, Quebec Canada

Booth #420

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.

Sorema div of Previero N srL   
Anzano del Parco (Co) Italy

Booth #803

With almost 40 years of experience, Sorema has become a point of reference in the design, manufacturing and installation of plastic recycling plants for PET and HDPE bottles, PE film, PP film and raffia, fibers and other products in PE, PP, PET, PA, PS, ABS and more. A leader in the recycling of packaging and post-consumer materials, Sorema offers a wide range of solutions including systems for cold and hot chemical washing, pre-washing, material and color sorting, wet-grinding, drying, conveying and storing, continuous agglomeration and extrusion. Upon request Sorema offers modules for the upgrade of existing plants.

Southeast Machinery
Austin, Texas 

Booth #1016

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.

Stadler America, LLC
Colfax, North Carolina

Booth #1010

Stadler America, LLC is one of the most successful recycling equipment providers and integrators in the world. The inventor of the ballistic separator, Stadler is now one of the leading MRF and recycling-systems-integration companies in the world. It has installed over 250 turnkey systems for MSW/RDF, single-stream and plastics processing. The company has sold nearly 800 ballistic separators worldwide, including more than 25 in North America. With a new and highly experienced North American presence, including over $1.3 million in parts and a dedicated service staff, Stadler can now also provide comprehensive after-sale support for projects in North America.

Star Plastics, Inc.
Millwood, West Virginia

Booth #1309

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 of post-industrial products, Star Plastics can process nearly any plastic in the market today.

Starlinger & Co. Ges.m.b.H.
Vienna, Austria  

Booth #906

Starlinger recycling technology and Starlinger Viscotec supply machinery solutions for the recycling and refining for 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 brand owners as well as various national and international authorities. The company supplies technology for the decontamination of  PET, PP and HDPE flakes and the viscosity increase of PET flakes and pellets. Their process comply with FDA/EFSA standards and guarantees excellent cleansing efficiency.

Steinert US
Walton, Kentucky

Booth #225

Steinert is the global leader in separation technology solutions for the plastics, waste, mining and scrap industries. Manufacturing a complete line of magnetic and sensor-sorting equipment, they provide extensive solutions to the plastics recycling sector. Using hyper-spectral imaging, near-infrared and color sorting, Steinert US takes plastic recycling to a new level by separating by color including black plastic, and material type, creating greater purity and higher values.

STF Group   
Spartanburg, South Carolina

Booth #1303

STF Group engineers and manufactures complete plastic sorting and washing plants as well as components for all kinds of plastic (PET, PE, PP, PS). All of their machines are developed and tested in their recycling plant in Germany. The company knows the issues recyclers face, and works to design the best technology solutions and machinery for the plastic recycling industry. 

Struktol Co. of America   
Stow, Ohio

Booth #916

Struktol is a leading manufacturer of lubricants and processing additives for all major polymers including PE, PP, PVC, ABS, PC, Nylon and other polymer systems. These additives are particularly useful in highly filled systems where good flow, good surface and properties are difficult to obtain.

Sukano Polymers Corporation
Duncan, South Carolina

Booth #1335

Sukano is a world leader in the development and production of functional and optical additive masterbatches and compounds for PET and specialty resins. Sukano’s innovative products can be used for applications such as thin and thick films, bottles and containers, fibers, filaments and sheets. Headquartered in Switzerland, it is a family-owned business with a global distribution network and production facilities in Europe, the Americas and Asia Pacific. Providing highly specialized solutions, unparalleled service, technical know-how and quality, Sukano is the global partner of choice for plastic converters and brand owners.

Sun International Recycling Group, Inc.
Markham, Ontario Canada

Booth #109

Sun International Recycling Group, Inc. is a downstream recycler of all e-scrap plastics. The company recycles output from a number of large recycling companies throughout Europe, Canada and the US.Their closed loop recycling produces ABS, PP, PS, PC-ABS pellets to OEM's in China and now export into Europe and the U.S. The firm is currently seeking new partners who require pellets within the United States.

Talco Plastics, Inc.
Corona CA 

A leading supplier of custom compounded commodity, engineering and post-consumer resin, Talc Plastics’ recycling services maintain the largest and most versatile inventory of quality recycled plastics in the Western United States.

Oleggio, Italy

Booth #116

Tecnova is leader in the production of recycling extrusion lines, pipes and profiles production lines as well as complete reconditioning, modifications, upgrades. The company provides special manufactures upon request. The associated company Tecnoviti is specialized in the production and reconditioning of screws and barrels for single and twin screw extruders. Moreover in order to meet the growing demand for innovative equipment and plants for processing and extruding increasingly complex plastic materials the company has been recently associated Binova Srl.

TOMRA North America
Shelton, Connecticut

TOMRA creates sensor-based solutions for optimal resource productivity. Its products, services and partnerships focus on collection solutions for reverse vending as well as sorting solutions for the recycling, mining and food processing industries.

Tradepro, Inc.   
North Miami, Florida

Booth #914

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. Its customers benefit by substituting its existing sources of prime resins with its recycled feed stocks, yielding substantial savings in raw material costs. The company provides both 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. It has been members of SPI since 2010.

Trex Company, Inc.
Winchester, Virginia

Booth #811

Trex Company is the nation’s largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing with 20 years of product experience. Trex turns millions of pounds of recycled plastic film and scrap waste wood into Trex products. The company purchases approximately 200 million pounds of used polyethylene film and scrap hardwood sawdust each year, materials that would normally end up in a landfill.

TSI Incorporated
Shoreview, Minnesota

Booth #320

The 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 more plastics with greater confidence.

Unifi Manufacturing, Inc
Greensboro, North Carolina

Booth #910

Unifi, Inc. is a world leader in producing high-quality recycled fiber and other premium value-added (PVA) technologies, including Repreve, the company’s flagship brand of fibers made from recycled plastic bottles. Since 2007, Unifi has become a global leader in offering transparent and certifiable recycled products, recycling more than 5 billion plastic bottles to date. At the Repreve Bottle Processing Center, Unifi sorts and recycles plastic bottles into PET bottle flake. Unifi's fibers are readily found in the products of major brands in the apparel, hosiery, automotive and home furnishings industries as well as in other end-use markets.

Atlanta, Georgia

Booth #805

With almost 30 years of experience in sensor system technology, UNISENSOR provides cutting edge sorting solutions to the recycling industry. The unique and patented POWERSORT technology based on high-speed laser spectroscopy separates different types of plastic, regardless of their color. The revolutionary machine design of UNISENSOR’s new POWERSORT 360 allows the processing of black and mixed plastic shredder fractions with an exceptionally high throughput of up to 10 tons per hour.

Universal Plastics Trading
Atlanta, Georgia

Booth #105

Universal Plastics moves over 5 million pounds of plastics a month. The company offers a very competitive price on mixed plastics, LDPE, HDPE, PET, ABS, PC, PMMA, PA6, PA66, purge, regrind, film, bale and more.

UNTHA Shredding Technology
Hampton, New Hampshire  

Booth #701

For nearly 40 years, UNTHA has been building some of the world’s best shredders. Now UNTHA once again raises the bar with the QR class of plastics shredders. Unique features make the QR class shredders exceptionally cost effective and easy to live with while continuing UNTHA’s traditions of long life spans for products and reliability. With both single shaft and shear shredders ranging from 35 to nearly 500 horsepower, UNTHA shredders can exactly meet the customer’s specific needs.

Van Dyk Recycling Solutions   
Stamford, Connecticut

Booth #600

VAN DYK Recycling Solutions is North America’s leader in developing turnkey sorting systems for single stream, e-waste, MSW processing, C&D, and plastics recycling. The company has installed over 2,400 recycling systems and have built the largest MRFs in North America, including 17 mega MRFs that process 50-plus tons per hour. Company customers include all of the leaders in the recycling industry.

Vecoplan LLC
High Point, North Carolina

Booth #219

Vecoplan is a worldwide leader in size reduction technologies. They design, engineer, manufacture, install, and provide ongoing training, parts & service for a comprehensive range of shredders, granulators and grinders used to recycle all types of plastics. They also offer the HydroDyn plastics washing line. HydroDyn delivers cleaner plastic flake, is economical to operate and its modular design allows it to grow as your volume and needs evolve. As good as their machines are, the expertise we’ve gleaned from decades of practical experience in the field is where Vecoplan really shines.

Vincent Corporation
Tampa, Florida

Booth #1118

Established in 1931, Vincent Corporation manufactures and engineers screw presses that are used in over 200 different applications. Their plastics recyclers de-water wash tank sludge to reduce hauling and landfill costs. The company's presses are also used to de-water washed HDPE, typically in front of a dryer. Vincent offers a unique trial and rental program that lets the customer verify their savings and machine reliability before any commitment is made.

Virtus Equipment
Crystal Lake, Illinois

Booth #412

Virtus is focused on the development and production of size reduction machinery for the plastics, waste to energy, biomass and general recycling industries. It is committed to the improvement and development of size reduction machinery. The Virtus product consists of two main machine types; heavy-duty granulators and industrial shredders. The granulator product lines cover a full range of sizes and applications. It starts from the slow speed, beside the press models of the A Series, and the compact soundproofed granulators of the C Series.  The large H Series Heavy-duty granulators are also used in these applications as well as high throughput operations and demanding post-consumer recycling. The second machine category is the Virtus single-shaft shredders. The company is able to cover a wide range of applications.

Waste Management
Melville, New York

Booth #602

Waste Management currently handles 8 million tons of commodities annually through a nationwide network of recycling facilities. The company purchases virtually any type of recyclable commodity: office paper, newspaper, cardboard, electronics, metals, plastics (post- consumer and post-industrial) and even the most challenging materials.

Waste Processing Equipment, Inc.   
Rainsville, Alabama  

Booth #610

Since 1976, Waste Processing Equipment, Inc. has manufactured Max-Pak balers, compactors and conveyors. Max-Pak places a major emphasis on the quality, performance, safety, and efficiency of their waste and recycling equipment. The company strives to create the best quality components that are used in construction of their products.  Each product meets or exceeds ANSI and OSHA standards for safe operation.  A standard product line is available along with custom engineered equipment for unique or specific applications.

Wealth Resource Company   
Hong Kong           

Booth #200

Wealth Resource Company is a plastic recycler and trader with nearly 30 years of experience. They are a small privately owned-company that has grown to become a reputable pioneer in the recycling industry. They are equipped with over 20,000 plants and imports over 60,000 tons annually.

WEIMA America, Inc.
Fort Mill, South Carolina

Booth #231

For 30 years, WEIMA has been a world leader in size reduction technology. The North American campus boasts a fully-stocked machinery warehouse, a parts and service department, and a fully-outfitted sales and administrative center. From single-shaft shredders to two-stage systems, WEIMA has a specialized solution to recycle plastic scrap and minimize waste. With the recent addition of granulators to its size reduction line, WEIMA customers that have experienced the manufacturer’s excellent sales and service can now fulfill all their size reduction needs in one place.

XSProject Indonesia
Denton, Texas

Booth #120

XSProject is a nonprofit organization that works to improve the lives of families living and working in Jakarta’s trash picker communities. They support more than 150 families by purchasing non-biodegradable plastic trash from the trash pickers, from which they create and sell unique and colorful "upcycled" products. From product sales, donations and fundraising, the company provides a K-12 education as well as addressing the medical, dental and vision needs of  trash picker's children. The firm also offer vocational training to young women and mothers living at the garbage dumps to give them a way to earn their own money and move their families away from the trash picking lifestyle. XSProject products will be available for purchase in their booth at the conference.

Zenith Cutter, Inc.   
Loves Park, Illinois

Booth #616

Zenith 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 its customers rely on Zenith Cutter knives for profitability and success. Count on Zenith for 100 percent quality on time, every time.

Zimmer America Recycling Solutions (ZARS-USA, LLC)
Spartanburg, South Carolina

Booth #1301

Zimmer America Recycling Solutions is a technology and machinery solutions provider for plastic and waste recycling machinery, components and turn-key plants. Zimmer America Recycling Solutions is the exclusive full service sales agent for STF Group, ARTEC, Beccaria, IFE Bulk and FIMIC. Located in South Carolina, they offer planning, sales, installation, after-sales service and overnight spare parts supply.