For a sustainable future – the RECYCLING-TECHNIK trade fair

Are you responsible for using resources efficiently, carefully processing waste material and disposing of it in an environmentally friendly way? Gather inspiration from the exhibitors at RECYCLING-TECHNIK in Dortmund, Germany.

Talk to national and international companies as an equal as they present practical solutions and innovative concepts for your projects. Two compact days of events guarantee an efficient trade fair visit.

Additional synergy: The SOLIDS trade fair is also held at the same time.

Exhibition areas

Exhibitors present technologies and solutions for recycling companies and in-house recycling

Visitor industries

Discover the various industries of decision-makers and experts visiting the trade fair.

Industry knowledge hub

Discover hot topics, trends and innovations in the recycling sector.

Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region

As the heart of Germany’s manufacturing industry, Dortmund is the ideal location for this national trade fair.

Discover the following exhibition areas at the RECYCLING-TECHNIK

The exhibitors at RECYCLING-TECHNIK Dortmund in Germany present their machinery, systems, components and technologies for recycling and environmentally friendly disposal.

Material categories

  • Organic waste
  • Chemicals
  • Electronic waste 
  • Feed and food
  • Glass
  • Rubber
  • Wood
  • Sewage sludge
  • Plastic
  • Metal/scrap
  • Minerals
  • Paper/cardboard
  • Textiles

Technologies and solutions

  • Facilities
  • Engineering, consultancy offices    
  • Retail
  • Universities & colleges / Research    
  • Media and associations 

Visitor profile for the RECYCLING-TECHNIK trade fair

The experts visiting RECYCLING-TECHNIK Dortmund in Germany are top decision-makers and specialists in the processing industry who are looking for concrete solutions to their requirements.

The following visitor groups are represented at the trade fair:

  • Municipal / private disposal companies    
  • Municipal / private recycling service providers
  • Demolition companies
  • Minerals
  • Industry, processing industries     
  • Authorities / Public institutions
  • Engineering, consultancy offices    
  • Retail
  • Universities & colleges / Research    
  • Media and associations 

The processing industry is separated into the following categories:

  • Waste management
  • Automotive
  • Building and demolition management
  • Mining, stone and soil
  • Biomass
  • Chemicals
  • Feed
  • Glass
  • Rubber
  • Wood
  • Cosmetics
  • Plastic
  • Agriculture
  • Food
  • Metal & steel
  • Paper
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Textiles 

Examples of trade visitors in 2023

AGR Abfallentsorgungsgesellschaft Ruhrgebiet 
Alba Recycling GmbH
ALDI Einkauf SE & Co. oHG
AMP Robotics
Aurubis AG thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG

Bayer AG
BEWE Entsorgung, Beratung und Logistik GmbH
Bezirksregierung Köln
Borema Umwelttechnik AG


Dortmunder Gesellschaft für Abfall mbH

Entsorgungsgesellschaft Niederrhein
ESTATO Umweltservice
EnviCom Evonik Industries

Gesellschaft für Abfall mbH

Jansen Recycling Group

LANXESS Deutschland GmbH

Lefort Deutschland GmbH 

Quarzwerke GmbH Dortmunder 

Radeberger Gruppe
Remex GmbH
Robert Bosch GmbH

Siemens AG

Umweltbundesamt (Federal Environment Agency)

Become an exhibitor at RECYCLING-TECHNIK

Meet your customers in the industrial hub of Rhine-Ruhr.