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No glass recycling without Binder+Co

Glass sorting plant © Binder+Co AG

© Binder+Co AG

18. May 2010

Styrian company Binder+Co is a global market leader in glass recycling and has a history dating back over a century.

Binder+Co , a Styrian company from Gleisdorf, specialises in processing technology, environmental technology and packaging technology, and is a global market leader in the fields of screening technology and glass recycling. The company was established over 100 years ago and today the machinery is used for processing bulk materials such as coal, ores, industrial materials, waste glass, recovered paper, plastics waste, products from the chemical and petrochemical industries, artificial fertilisers, salt, sand, mortar and foodstuffs and animal feed.

Through its technology, Binder+Co has created the optimal conditions for the sustainable preservation and generation of valuable resources. The company recently won recognition for its successful, trailblazing work on the recycling market when it was awarded the “2009 Austrian State Prize for Innovation”.

Binder+Co was founded in 1894 as a small metal works in Graz. In 1960 the company moved to Gleisdorf, where it produced the first processing plants for industrial minerals for the construction industry. Today Binder+Co employs 250 staff and generated revenue of EUR 63 million in 2009.

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