Amut Group
Headquarters Novara, Italy
Area served

Company Profile

Since 1958, the Italian Amut Group manufactures tailored solutions and turn-key plants, in its four machinery & technology divisions

  • Extrusion
  • Thermoforming
  • Recycling
  • Printing/Converting

Amut Group is also present in North America, Brazil (Amut Wortex) and South East Asia to offer on-site service and fast response to local demands.

Products / Technology


Washing plants for PET bottles

Output: from 500 up to 6,000kg/h

Continuous process, not based on batches, with a substantial saving of water.

The flakes produced are suitable for the following applications:

  • Bottle to Bottle
  • Bottle to Packaging
  • Bottle to Fibers
  • Bottle to Sheet
  • Bottle to Strapping

Washing plants for HDPE/PP containers and PE film (packaging and agricultural film)

Output: LDPE: 500, 1,000, 2,000kg/h

HDPE: 500, 1,000, 2,000, 3,000kg/h

The flakes produced by the HDPE containers and LDPE films are suitable for the following applications:

  • Bottle and Film to Flakes
  • Bottle and Film to Pellets
  • Bottle and Film to Sheet

Mini PRF

Placed at the inlet of a washing plant, it is a dry system removing most contaminant elements (sleeves and other 2D elements, such us paper, cardboard, fibers, debris). Particularly appropriate for handling low quality commingled bales.



Patent pending dry per-cleaning system removing full-body shrink sleeve labels from PET bottles. Based on a dry system, it guarantees the integrity of bottles and necks.

Model Output
DLB 10 1000kg/h
DLB 30 3000kg/h
DLB 60 6000kg/h


Amut has been working in the manufacturing of plants for plastics processing since 1958.The company started developing its own recycling technology in the early eighties.


PETplanet Insider Articles

Issue 09 / 2019: Recycling - "Go Green" corner
Issue 04 / 2019: Indorma Venture selects Amut Technology to clean 'Dirtiest PET bottles ever recycled'
Issue 11 / 2018: The rPET project
Issue 04 / 2017: Amut Group debuts the ACF Series
Issue 11 / 2015: Amut boosts technical service in Vietnam and Indonesia
Issue 09 / 2015: Unifi plastics recycling facility
Issue 07 / 2015: Amut and University of Pisa work together on research projects
Issue 04 / 2015: Automatic thermoforming, cutting, moulds and presses
Issue 11 / 2014: Six tonnes flakes per hour
Issue 10 / 2014: Amut delabeller frees ‚sleeved‘ PET bottles for recycling
Issue 08 / 2014: Amut chosen for carbon Lite plastics recycling factory
Issue 06 / 2014: Sorting and pre-washing systems
Issue 09 / 2013: Nothing up to sleeve…
Issue 10 / 2011: Amut acquires Comer Engineering
Issue 12 / 2010: Recycling solutions
Issue 10 / 2010: Extrusion and recycling

External links

Amut Website
Amut Youtube