Louis Monteleone Fibres Ltd.

Welcome to Louis Monteleone Fibres Ltd.

Louis Monteleone Fibres Ltd. is a comprehensive recycling, waste management and transportation brokerage firm with over 124 years and 5 generations of experience in the scrap industry. We provide turn-key recycling solutions for recycling plants, transfer stations, municipalities, small businesses and large corporations. LMF has the ability to purchase, process, transport and sell all recycling materials, including hard-to-market paper and plastics, in virtually every region in North America. Our vast network of domestic and international customers allow us to offer the world class pricing and service our suppliers demand.

Plastic recycling

Plastic recycling is the process of recovering scrap or waste plastics and reprocessing the material into useful products, sometimes completely different in form from their original state....  learn more»

Paper recycling

Paper recycling is the process of recovering waste paper and remaking it into new paper products. There are three categories of paper that can be used for making recycled paper.... learn more»

 

 

 

Did you know

What do recycling symbols on plastics mean?

Polyethylene terephthalate is a thermoplastic polymer resin of the polyester family and is used in synthetic fibres; beverage, food and other liquid containers; thermoforming applications; and engineering resins often in combination with glass fiber.

High-density polyethylene or polyethylene high-density is a cost effective answer for a number of piping problems in Metropolitan, Municipal, Industrial, Underwater, Mining, Landfill Gas extraction, Cable duct and agricultural applications.

Polyvinyl chloride is the third most widely used thermoplastic polymer after polyethylene and polypropylene. Around the world, over 50% of PVC manufactured is used in construction. As a building material, PVC is cheap, durable, and easy to assemble.

Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) is a thermoplastic made from petroleum.PE-LD is used for the production of plastic food wrap, garbage bags, squeeze bottles and more..

Polypropylene or polypropene (PP) is a thermoplastic polymer, made by the chemical industry and used in a wide variety of applications, including packaging, textiles, stationery, plastic parts and reusable containers of various types and motive components.

Solid polystyrene is used, for example, in disposable cutlery, plastic models, CD and DVD cases, and smoke detector housings. Products made from foamed polystyrene are nearly ubiquitous, ie, packing materials, insulation, and foam drink cups.

Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) is a common thermoplastic used to make light, rigid, molded products such as piping, musical instruments, golf club heads, automotive body parts, wheel covers, enclosures, protective head gear, furniture etc


Paper recycling: The deinking process.

Deinking is the industrial process of removing printing ink from paperfibers of recycled paper to make deinked pulp. The key in the deinking process is the ability to detach ink from the fibres.