Recycling & Scrap Reclamation

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Published: 4/4/2016

Novolex to Acquire Heritage Bag Co.
Heritage Bag Co. is Novolex’s fifth acquisition since Wind Point Partners acquired Novolex (formerly Hilex Poly) in 2012.

Published: 3/24/2016

Are You Getting Maximum Value From Your Plastic Scrap?
If not, you’re throwing away money. The solution comes from knowing the difference between a scrap materials reprocessor and a recycler, and how to evaluate what a reprocessor can do for you.

Published: 3/23/2016

Economics, Rise of Recycled PP Highlight Recycling Conference
Industry faces challenges, but opportunities beckon, in particular in PCR PP

Published: 3/23/2016

Ahead of the Curve in Recycling
A pioneer in recycling milk bottles built a thriving business in plastic lumber, but blow molding with PCR has proved a longer, harder road to success.

Published: 2/1/2016

SPI Launches Zero Net-Waste Program
New initiative to promote pursuit of zero-waste in plastics processing.

Published: 1/27/2016

MAS Receives FDA Approval for Food Packaging
The FDA approval confirms that its proposed secondary recycling process produces post-consumer recycling material fit for use in the manufacturing of packaging for the food industry.

Published: 1/27/2016

Nordson to Supply 16 Pelletizing Systems to New PET Plant in China
Nordson’s CrystallCut system integrates underwater pelletizing, drying, water filtration and direct crystallizing at temperatures of up to 180 °C and crystallinity up to 40%.

Published: 1/27/2016

Trials Show 'Dryer-Less' System Converts Mixed Regrind Into High-Quality Thermoformed Sheet
In production-scale trials, PETG and APET scrap bypasses landfill thanks to PTi's high-vacuum, twin-screw extrusion system.

Published: 1/21/2016

Compounder Finds Niche in Recycling
Combining compounding and recycling in one step is helping take Buckeye Polymers to the next level.

Published: 12/17/2015

New Recycling Center Opens In Vegas
The $37 million facility is said to be the largest residential recycling center in North America.