Contact Information
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Name: Edward J. Sommer
Location:National Recovery Technologies Inc.
E-mail:ejsommer@nrt-inc.com
Phone:(615) 734-6400
Street Address:566 Mainstream Drive
City:Nashville
State:TN
Zip Code:37228

Associated Project Details for: Edward J. Sommer
Principal Investigator:
68D00254 Sensor Fusion for Contaminant Detection and Removal From Plastics Recycle Streams SBIR September 1, 2000 through March 1, 2001
68D00278 An Economical Alternative for Sorting Polymers on the Small Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) Level SBIR September 1, 2000 through September 1, 2002
68D01036 A Process for Online Quality Control of Recycled Plastic Flake SBIR April 1, 2001 through September 1, 2001
68D01065 Sensor Fusion for Contaminant Detection and Removal From Plastics Recycle Streams SBIR September 1, 2001 through September 1, 2003
68D02057 A Process for Online Quality Control of Recycled Plastic Flake SBIR June 1, 2002 through June 1, 2004
68D03031 Improving the Recyclability of Computer Scrap and Other E-Waste SBIR April 1, 2003 through September 1, 2003
68D10044 Color Sorting of Post-Consumer Glass and Plastic Containers to Improve Their Recyclability SBIR September 1, 1991 through March 1, 1992
68D30065 A Low Cost Automated Process for Recovery of Recyclable Plastic and Glass Containers from Solid Waste SBIR September 1, 1993 through March 1, 1996
68D30079 Method for Opening and Emptying the Contents of Plastic Bags Entering Recycling Facilities SBIR September 1, 1993 through June 1, 1996
68D30102 A Process for Increasing the Amount and Quality of Recycled Plastics Resins SBIR September 1, 1993 through March 1, 1994
68D30104 Separation of Post-Consumer PET and PVC Plastics in the Regrind Flake Form SBIR September 1, 1993 through March 1, 1994
68D30109 Application of Artificial Intelligence to Automated Waste Recycling SBIR September 1, 1993 through March 1, 1994
68D40068 Separation of Post-Consumer PET and PVC Plastics in the Regrind Flake Form SBIR September 1, 1994 through September 1, 1997
68D40074 Application of Artificial Intelligence to Automated Waste Recycling SBIR September 1, 1994 through July 1, 1997
68D40080 A Process Increasing the Amount and Quality of Recycled Plastics Resins SBIR September 1, 1994 through July 1, 1997
68D50069 A Sorting System for Improving the Quality of Recycled PET Plastic Resins SBIR September 1, 1995 through March 1, 1996
68D60050 A Sorting System for Improving the Quality of Recycled PET Plastic Resins SBIR September 1, 1996 through December 1, 1998
68D70038 Automated Separation of Post-Consumer Polymer Flake SBIR September 1, 1997 through March 1, 1998
68D98157 Automated Separation of Post-Consumer Polymer Flake SBIR September 1, 1998 through September 1, 2000
68D99061 An Economical Alternative for Sorting Polymers on the Small Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) Level SBIR September 1, 1999 through March 1, 2000
EPD04058 Improving the Recyclability of Computer Scrap and Other E-Waste SBIR April 1, 2004 through June 30, 2005
EPD05031 Identification and Sorting of Printed Wiring Boards (PWBs) Within an E-Waste Recycling Stream SBIR March 1, 2005 through August 31, 2005
EPD06081 Identification and Sorting of Printed Wiring Boards (PWBs) Within an E-Waste Recycling Stream SBIR April 1, 2006 through June 30, 2007
EPD08039 Automated Removal of Brominated Flame Retardant Material From a Mixed E-Waste Plastics Recycling Stream SBIR March 1, 2008 through August 31, 2008
EPD09045 Automated Removal of Brominated Flame Retardant Material From a Mixed E-Waste Plastics Recycling Stream SBIR March 1, 2009 through December 31, 2012