2018 APR Plastics Recycling Showcase

As The Voice of Plastics Recycling®, APR is always looking to recognize innovations that have a positive impact on the ability of a package or container to be recycled. APR promotes the development of the plastics recycling industry by providing leadership for long-term industry growth and vitality. We recognize that innovation drives the growth of recycling, and is essential to the success of the plastic recycling industry. The Showcase identifies, highlights, and commends the industry’s leading innovations developed by APR member companies that support the growth of plastics recycling.

The 2018 APR Plastics Recycling Innovators were announced Monday, February 19 during the APR Technical Forum at the 2018 Plastics Recycling Conference in Nashville, TN.

Congratulations to this Year's Innovators! 



Max-AI® Technology by Bulk Handling Systems & NRT

Acceptance letter with product description

NRT's Member Profile



89oz Simply – Conversion to Recycle Code #1 Extrudable PET by the Coca-Cola Company, Indorama Ventures PCL, and CKS Packaging, Inc.

Acceptance letter with product description

Coca-Cola Company's Member Profile

Indorama Ventures' Member Profile


Advances in Continuous Melt Filtration by FIMIC SRL

Acceptance letter with product description

FIMIC's Member Profile