March 2019


Cover Story

Guardians of growth

Alter Trading Corp.’s CEO Jay Robinovitz and the rest of the executive team ensure that the company’s reputation for honesty and integrity continues to live on.

Paper Commodity Focus

Dips and plateaus

The old corrugated containers market has been on a roller coaster ride as a result of the significant swings in Chinese demand, but recent demand seems to be flat.

Recycling Education

Back to basics

Waste Management’s Recycle Often. Recycle Right. program gives communities tools designed to align recycling education nationwide.

MRF Series

Capturing the last can

MRFs that have added a second eddy current to their sorting lines have been able to capture more UBCs that otherwise would have been lost to residue.


Custom Content

New levels of efficiency

A Titan-60-XHD-10 baler from International Baler Corp. helps Hannay Reels, Westerlo, New York, make quick work of baling its OCC.

Agents of change

AMCS, Limerick, Ireland, helps companies ease into the adoption of new technology platforms and business processes.

Twice as nice

A pair of Eriez P-Rex drum magnets changes everything for Garden Street Iron & Metal.