NRT Optical Sorting

Setting the standard for speed, accuracy, and reliability in optical sorting.

BHS incorporates NRT’s optical sorting technology into our material processing systems, providing our customers with state-of-the-art, high-speed infrared detection and precise color sorting capabilities. These systems sort containers at industry leading efficiency and purity rates.

NRT is a recognized world leader in automated optical sorting of materials for recycling, holding more than 35 patents in the field with a talented staff of scientists, engineers and technicians.

Whether you are targeting PET, HDPE, Mixed Plastics, or even metals and organics, our accurate and reliable optical sorters will help you lower labor costs and improve recovery.

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