Waste and recycling software provider AMCS launched AMCS Vision AI and other software innovations at WasteExpo.

Freepoint Eco-Systems and the Bartow County Resource Recovery Development Authority in Georgia signed a 20-year recycling agreement through which Freepoint Eco-Systems will build a facility to separate plastic, metal and cardboard from incoming loads at a landfill. Freepoint Eco-Systems also announced construction of a facility in Hebron, Ohio to process mixed-plastic bales from MRFs.

Machinex opened an office in Phoenix to reinforce its West Coast presence.

Northstar Recycling Company acquired Complete Recycling. 

Recycle Colorado hired Elizabeth O’Connell Chapman as the group’s new executive director.

Three Tiers for Connecticut announced that the wine and spirits industry has distributed over $1.8 million in municipal funding for local cleanup efforts through the new “nickel-per-nip” program. 

Tomra Recycling hired Parker Bynum as the new sales manager for the waste and recycling industry in the western U.S. He assumes territory responsibilities from Nick Doyle, who has been promoted to key accounts manager for North America.