Plastic Sorting and Sorter Machines

Plastic Sorting Inspection and Quality Solutions

The Satake USA corporate office in Houston, Texas - located in the middle of a petrochemical industry hub since 1956 - has been involved with plastics for many decades. Satake has worked closely with local chemical engineering as well as plastic processing companies to adapt electronic sorting and vision technologies to the industry's high standards.

Satake has helped bring awareness to industrial plastic sorting by providing end line product inspection technology for vigin material producers, compounding companies and recycling/reclaiming operations. Satake is one of the most well-known and trusted brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Satake has been involved in the plastic sorting and processing industry for decades. It is one of the most respected and well-recognized brands in plastics processing from the Americas to Asia.

As plastic continues to transform day-to-day applications and industries such as packaging, transportation, medical, aerospace and electronics, Satake commits to serving those industries by working closely with the world's top brands to continually improve their product quality and increase its value. These quality improvements are achieved by utilizing high resolution, precision optical sorting solutions.

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Satake offers a wide range of sorting machines to meet every challenge and capacity. Incoming capacity ranges from small mixed-batch reclaiming lines, sorting hundreds of pounds per hour, to full scale production operations sorting tons of plastic pellets per hour.

Satake listens to the customer's requirements and challenges, and then helps match them with the most effective sorting machine(s).

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Satake USA
10900 Cash Road
Stafford, TX 77477
Phone: (281) 276-3600
Email: Contact Us

Satake is ready to run a demo on your sample product. Fill out our Sort Test Request Form and someone will be in contact with you soon. Or better, stop by a local Satake Testing Facility to see first-hand the Satake Difference.

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Satake Pellet Sorter Plastic Sorting Machine

Pellet Sorter

The Pellet Sorter is the industry standard for high resolution, precision optical sorting for clear and opaque plastic pellets. It's able to view defect black specs down to a 0.06mm resolution. Learn more »

Satake PIKASEN FMS2000 Plastic Sorting Machine


The PIKASEN FMS2000 is a compact sorter, ideal for small or medium size plastic processing lines. Can also be used in a testing or lab environment. Also portable with integrated wheels. Learn more »

Satake RNEZS Plastic Sorting Machine


The Satake RNEZS "EZ" series is a high capacity, cost-effective optical sorting technology with real-time sampling and secondary and tertiary re-sort capability. Learn more »


Working with Familiar Plastic Types...

Satake has sorting experience (what works well, what does not) with the following types of plastic:

• Post-Industrial Flake and Regrind • Post-Consumer Flake and Regrind • Polyethylene Terephthalate (PETE, PET)
• Polyethylene (PE, LDPE, HDPE, UHMW) • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) • Polypropylene (PP)
• Polystyrene (PS) • Polylactic Acid (PLA) • Polycarbonate (PC)
• Acrylic (PMMA) • Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)


Satake Optical Sorting Solutions for all Applications
Satake RGBR Full Color, Shape and NIR Sorter Satake EVOLUTION Optical Sorter Satake FMS2000 Optical Sorter Satake RNEZX Optical Sorter Satake BELTUZA Optical Sorter Satake Pellet Sorter Plastic Pellet Sorter

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