NPE 2003 will offer a range of new equipment for recycling, from pelletizers and granulators to grinders and complete systems to break down hard-to-recycle plastics.
AEC Inc. (Booth S1840): New strand pelletizers, in engineering resin grade and standard series.
Cumberland Engineering (Booth S2638): Announces the 1200 Series granulators for beside-the-press applications. It has three infeed sizes. Also announcing the 2000 Series granulator.
Dynisco LLC (Booth N5526): Introducing new in-line water ring pelletizers that use a die plate to attach directly to the screen changer or extruder.
Econ GmbH (Booth E13543): Screen changers and underwater pelletizers.
Erema North America Inc. (Booth N7918): Introducing its Erema Coax 100 recycling system to North America, and demonstrating a screen changer and a trim recycling system with an air-cooled, hot-die-face pelletizer.
Foremost Machine Builders, Inc. (Booth N5539): Introducing RR-800 granulator with tool-less chamber access and offset rotor design, and the Series 8X granulator for beside-the-press use.
Gala Industries Inc. (Booth N8531): New tempered water system and a new pelletizer.
Gamma Meccanica SRL (Booth E12740): Equipment to recycle small amounts of plastic, aimed particularly at polyethylene film.
Gneuss Inc. (Booth N4372): An improved rotary filtration system, the RSFgenius, new integrated screen changer/pump/filter combination for PET flake processing and a new control system for fully automatic filtration systems.
Granutec Inc. (Booth S427): Introducing a Transformer Series granulator with interchangeable cutting chamber inserts.
Herbold Meckesheim GmbH (Booth N7004): Combination granulator and shredder that can be used for wet operations.
Maag Pump Systems Textron (Booth N4961): New rubbex system and an HSC screen changer.
Meisei America (Booth N8309): Showcasing a beside-the-press repelletizer for processing sprues and runners into pellet form without using water.
New Herbold Inc. (Booth N6130): Introducing a pipe profile granulator capable of feeding from the floor, and exhibiting an improved sound-suppression program for beside-the-press granulators and a modified rotor lock-out device for large-part granulators.
Osprey Corp. (Booth N4056): Introducing a modified film grinder and improved controls on a surge stopper designed for fluff reclaim.
PDK Design (Booth E9361): New and modified shredder knives for the tire industry.
Pelletizer Knives Inc. (Booth S3142): Introducing new materials and new bimetal knives for polyethylene and polypropylene, designed for underwater pelletizing systems.
Polymer Systems Inc. (Booth N6343): New extrusion gear pump, hydraulic slide plate screen changer and polymer temperature probe.
Precision AirConvey (Booth E9333): New granulate feed system enables plastic film and sheet processors to reuse edge trim and roll scrap without densifying or pelletizing.
Rematech (Booth E11050): Equipment to recycle mixed and slightly contaminated plastic for use in pallets and roof tiles.
Resyk Inc. (Booth E13349): Technology to reprocess varied and contaminated plastics.
Scheer Bay Co. (Booth N7318): Introducing new a pultrusion pelletizer, a strand pelletizer and a laboratory series pultrusion pelletizer.
Size Reduction Specialists (Booth N4536): Showcasing technology to granulate thermoplastic elastomers.
Starlinger & Co. GmbH (Booth E9133): New machine, Recostar Universal 2, for recycling plastics, including film and fibers.
Vecoplan LLC (Booth E9725): New film and fiber rotary grinder for extrusion.