Videos

MAKING THE MOST OF GLASS

MAKING THE MOST OF GLASS

January 10, 2017

Cal Tigchelaar, president and founder of Chicago-based Resource Management Cos., discusses some of the challenges his company faced when it decided to process glass during the session "Making the Most of Glass" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

MAXIMIZING SAFETY AND PRODUCTIVITY

MAXIMIZING SAFETY AND PRODUCTIVITY

January 10, 2017

Michael Benedetto, president and owner of TFC Recycling, describes the company’s captive insurance program and how culture drives behavior in the session “Maximizing Safety and Productivity” at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

MILL BUYING & SELLING: INDUSTRY VETERANS' PERSPECTIVES

MILL BUYING & SELLING: INDUSTRY VETERANS' PERSPECTIVES

January 10, 2017

St. Louis-based Federal International's John Daniel touches on several issues that "annoy" him as a seller of recyclables during the session "Mill Buying & Selling: Industry Veterans' Perspectives" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

PAPER: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

PAPER: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

January 10, 2017

P.R. Ray, an advisor with Esskay Impex, New Delhi, India, which markets recovered fiber, pulp and finished paper products, offers his outlook for the recovered fiber market in India during the session "Paper: A Global Perspective" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

PLASTICS: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

PLASTICS: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

January 10, 2017

Sunil Bagaria, co-founder and president of GDB International, New Brunswick, New Jersey, discusses low-density polyethylene (LDPE) markets in India during the session "Plastics: A Global Perspective" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

PSI SESSION

PSI SESSION

January 10, 2017

Sonoco Recycling's Johnny Newsome explains how the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company has responded to the recent recovered fiber grade specifications revisions in the "PSI Session" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

PET SUPER SESSION

PET SUPER SESSION

January 10, 2017

Steve Navedo, senior vice president of sales at Perpetual Recycling Solutions, Richmond, Indiana, talks about supply issues associated with PET recycling in this clip from the "PET Super Session" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

THE FUTURE OF PROCESSING AND COLLECTION

THE FUTURE OF PROCESSING AND COLLECTION

January 10, 2017

Alan Handley, CEO of Lakeshore Recycling Systems, Morton Grove, Illinois, details how his company addresses contamination in inbound recyclables by taking an integrated approach to processing. He spoke during the session "The Future of Processing and Collection" at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

PORT UPDATE: LONG BEACH

PORT UPDATE: LONG BEACH

December 13, 2016

Joel Perler, assistant business development manager, Port of Long Beach, describes the upgrades underway at the port during a session at the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference. Read More

Circular Economy Perspectives Series Podcast

Circular Economy Perspectives Series Podcast

December 9, 2016

Anthony DiIenno, president, recycling & waste, United States, for Downers Grove, Illinois-based Havi, shares his thoughts on the circular economy and how Havi is helping clients achieve their circular economy objectives related to packaging. Read More

Podcast Interview: NWRA's Bret Biggers

Podcast Interview: NWRA's Bret Biggers

November 9, 2016

Bret Biggers, director or statistics and standards for the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA), remarks on the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) 2015 workplace injury and illness data and how they relate to the efforts made to improve safety in the waste and remediation industry. Read More

KEYNOTE SESSION: ECONOMIC INSIGHTS

KEYNOTE SESSION: ECONOMIC INSIGHTS

November 8, 2016

Bill Strauss, economist and economic adviser at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, discusses how low energy prices affect the U.S. economy in the 2016 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference keynote session “Economic Insights.” Read More

Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference Day 2: Cleaning up contamination

Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference Day 2: Cleaning up contamination

October 21, 2016

In the Oct. 21 edition of Recycling Today Media Group’s Video Show Daily, Recycling Today Media Group Associate Editor Megan Workman discusses the future of processing and collection with Alan Handley, CEO of Lakeshore Recycling Systems; Jonathan Sloan, president of Canusa Hershman Recycling Co., talks about the state of the recycling industry... Read More