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ColorPlus Optical Sorter

NRT Introduces New Color Sorter

Nashville, Tenn. – January 25, 2017 – National Recovery Technologies (NRT) has announced a new addition to the company’s product offering, the ColorPlus-R. Similar to the ColorPlus, the ColorPlus-R uses an advanced image processing system to detect materials based on color analysis and object recognition.

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Plastics Recycling

Plastics Recycling System Online for Unifi

Reidsville, N.C. – Sept. 13, 2016 — Unifi, Inc. (NYSE:UFI) celebrated the grand opening of the company’s REPREVE® Bottle Processing Center located in Reidsville, N.C. Integral to the new Plastics Recycling Facility (PRF) is the front-end polyethylene terephthalate (PET)

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Optical Sorting

NRT Launches New Optical Sorting Platform

Nashville, Tenn. – May 9, 2016 — National Recovery Technologies (NRT) has announced a next generation platform for the company’s SpydIR® and ColorPlus™ optical sorters, which will debut during the IFAT and WasteExpo tradeshows.

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SUEZ NRT Optical Sorters

SUEZ Selects BHS, NRT for Aberdeen Recycling Systems

Aberdeen, Scotland – March 31, 2016 – –  SUEZ’s Recycling & Recovery UK division has selected Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) to design, engineer, manufacture and install two materials recovery facilities (MRFs) at  Aberdeen City Council’s Altens East Industrial Estate south of Aberdeen, Scotland.

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NRT Buhler Sortex

NRT and Buhler Sortex join forces to offer a ‘one-stop shop’ to plastics recyclers

Strategic partnership between global sorting experts combines the best of bottle and flake sorting technologies across Europe and North America Further information can be found at www.bottletoflake.

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Unifi Chooses BHS, NRT for Plastics Recycling Facility

System to purify PET for REPREVE® yarn used in apparel and automotive industries   Eugene, Ore. – July 29, 2015 – Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. (NYSE:UFI) has selected Eugene, Oregon-based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) to design, manufacture and install a front-end PET purification system in the Company’s Reidsville, N.C., facility.

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NRT Names Jennifer Jones R&D Engineer

Will research, test and design new optical technologies                                               Nashville, TN – April 9, 2015 – National Recovery Technologies (NRT) has named Jennifer Jones Research and Development (R&D) Engineer.

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NRT Announces Three Year Warranty for SpydIR® Optical Sorters

The warranty will cover the detection box and its components for the company’s Near Infrared (NIR) Optical Sorters       Nashville, TN – January 5, 2015 – As a result of significant improvements in the durability of its latest generation of optical units,National Recovery Technologies (NRT)

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NRT Names Travis Curtis Outside Sales Manager

Will oversee sales activities in Midwest and Southeast regions   Nashville, TN – December 2, 2014 –National Recovery Technologies (NRT) has named Travis Curtis to the newly-created position of Outside Sales Manager, reporting to Matthias Erdmannsdoerfer, President.

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BHS Names Thomas Brooks Director of Technology & Product Development

  Will lead technology development for BHS, Nihot, NRT and Zero Waste Energy EUGENE, Ore – November 3, 2014 – BHS has named Thomas Brooks to the position of Director of Technology and Product Development.

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NRT, BHS Chosen for CarbonLite Plastics Recycling Facility

NRT to provide 9 optical sorters. CarbonLite has selected Bulk Handling Systems (BHS), NRT and Nihot to provide the front-end recycling system for its new 200,000 square foot Plastics Recycling Facility. Equipment provided includes: BHS Debris Roll Screen®, Nihot Windshifters (3), NRT SpydIR® (5), NRT ColorPlus™ (4)

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NRT In-Flight Sorting

In-Flight Sorting® Technology Featured in Recycling Today

In-Flight Sorting® technology was recently featured in Recycling Today! Read the story below. NRT In-Flight Sorting® technology featured by Recycling Today. To watch the video, be sure to visit InFlightSorting.com!

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NRT Unveils New Look

        Optical sorting specialist releases new logos for NRT and In-Flight Sorting brands Nashville, TN – May 16, 2013 – Optical sorting equipment provider NRT has released new corporate brand imaging, including new logos for the NRT and In-Flight Sorting brands.

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BHS Announces European Headquarters

BHS Europe formation follows January’s Nihot acquisition Amsterdam, NL – March 27, 2013—Following Bulk Handling Systems’ (BHS) January acquisition of Amersterdam- based Nihot Recycling Technology BV (Nihot), the company has announced the formation of BHS Europe to be based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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Midwest Exchange Selects NRT for Expansion

Chooses technology leader to purify plastic to FDA food-grade level for bottle-to-bottle production. Gurnee, IL – December 13, 2012 -- Midwest Exchange Enterprises Inc. has selected Nashville, Tennessee-based National Recovery Technologies (NRT) to manufacture and install five optical sorting units to enhance the company’s PET (polyethelene terephthalate)

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NRT Continues Expansion into China

Technology and sorting leader opens demo center, wins excellence award. Suzhou, China – November 20, 2012 – National Recovery Technologies (NRT), based out of Nashville, TN, has opened a 202 square-meter demo center in the Boji Science Park of Suzhou, China.

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Bulk Handling Systems honored as the 2012 Business of the Year.

Source: Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce   Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce Announces2012 Business of the Year and Emerald Award Finalists When: Tuesday, October 2nd, 7:30 -9:00am Where: Hilton Eugene & Conference Center What: The 9th Annual Emerald Awards The Emerald Awards highlight businesses that are doing great things in our community such as adding

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Matthias Erdmannsdoerfer Named President of NRT

    Nashville, TN – Following Oregon based Bulk Handling Systems’ (BHS) acquisition of Tennessee based National Recovery Technologies (NRT), BHS has announced that Matthias W. Erdmannsdoerfer has been named President of NRT, effective immediately.

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Bulk Handling Systems Acquires National Recovery Technologies

  Eugene, OR – Eugene, Oregon based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has acquired National Recovery Technologies (NRT), a Nashville, Tennessee based company that designs and manufactures optical sorting equipment for the solid waste and recycling industries, among others. “We’re pleased to add NRT to the BHS family,” says BHS CEO Steve Miller.

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Unifi Chooses BHS, NRT for Plastics Recycling Facility

System to purify PET for REPREVE® yarn used in apparel and automotive industries   Eugene, Ore. – July 29, 2015 – Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. (NYSE:UFI) has selected Eugene, Oregon-based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) to design, manufacture and install a front-end PET purification system in the Company’s Reidsville, N.C., facility.

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NRT and Buhler Sortex join forces to offer a ‘one-stop shop’ to plastics recyclers

Strategic partnership between global sorting experts combines the best of bottle and flake sorting technologies across Europe and North America Further information can be found at www.bottletoflake.

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Visit our Plastics Recycling Page

The strategic partnership between NRT & Buhler Sortex combines the best of technologies for bottle and flake sorting, across Europe and North America

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In-Flight Sorting® Technology Featured in Recycling Today

In-Flight Sorting® technology was recently featured in Recycling Today! Read the story below. NRT In-Flight Sorting® technology featured by Recycling Today. To watch the video, be sure to visit InFlightSorting.com!

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