There will be no shortage of new technology and highlights of the latest trends in recycling and sustainability at NPE2018. Clean LDPE film waste will be processed live at the Erema booth on an Intarema 1108 T to make high-grade scrap. Starlinger will set up a “smelling table” where visitors can smell the difference between input material and “smell-improved” granulate. The new 12 Series granulators are part of an entirely new portfolio of granulators from Conair Group. The potential of plastics recycling in the U.S. is massive, thanks to several factors, including the reduction of post-consumer plastic waste imports by China and pledges from brand owners to increase the amount of recycled material in their products. With all that in mind, expect recycling to make a big splash at NPE2018, with plenty of new technology developments, a first-hand demonstration of recycling in action, and a summit dedicated to recycling and sustainable practices. Erema North America will showcase an Intarema 1108 T live at the booth, processing clean LDPE production waste direct and without pre-shredding to make high-quality regrind. The company will also provide details on what it claims is the wo...