Brokerage Services

The Crown Shred and Recycling Brokerage Division is operated out of our Regina office.

Jack Shaw and Darlene Geleta are experienced in the recycling industry. Collectively we have over 27 years of experience in brokerage, operations, and processing. We understand your needs!

At CSR we have a strong knowledge of the paper and plastic recycling industry. We are in constant contact with our customers, collecting information to help us purchase and market the highest quality materials at the best value. Our customer base includes 12 domestic end users giving us a broad scope of the market place. Materials are sold in the Pacific Northwest and the Chicago Markets.

Our supplier base includes companies in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Currently we are marketing over 1500 tons per month of material for these suppliers.

Crown Shred & Recycling Inc. provides brokerage service to other recycling operations in Saskatchewan. We will buy your material at your door or delivered to the Plant in Regina.

  • Top prices paid for all commodities
  • Easy trucking arrangements
  • Accepts mixed loads of material
  • Will accept baled plastic
  • Material can be delivered to Prince Albert or Regina locations.

Grades of Paper

Corrugated Cardboard: Consists of corrugated containers having liners of either test liner, jute or kraft. Must be free of wax, plastic and boxboard.

Mix Paper: Consists of a clean, sorted mixture of various qualities of paper.

News (ONP #8): Consists of sorted, fresh newspapers, not sunburned, free of magazines, white blank and other non-newspaper.

News (ONP #6): Consists of newspaper as typically generated from news drives and curb-side collection, magazines, boxboard, flyers (glossy) all okay to blend in. Requires a 50% news content.

Sorted Office Paper: A selective mixture of papers typically generated in offices, comprised primarily of white ledger but including color ledger, carbonless forms, envelopes and coated paper (except magazines)

Call our office for more details 306-545-5454 or toll free @ 1-877-545-5999

Crown Shred and Recycling is constantly expanding our brokerage relationships and searching out new opportunities for our customers and suppliers. Our accounting department processes all brokerage transactions for accurate and timely payment to suppliers. If you would like to work with a team of professionals to obtain consistent movement of your material, at the best value coupled with timely payment, please contact Crown Shred and Recycling Inc.

Darlene Geleta

Office: 306.949.4459
Fax: 306.949.4457
Email: Darlene

Grades of Plastic

pl-1 #1 PET: Polyethylene
Beverage containers:  soft drinks, beer and water,ketchup & salad dressing, peanut butter, pickles, jelly/jams and edible oils.
pl-2 #2 HDPE: High Density Polyethylene
Milk, water, cosmetic, shampoo,dish and laundry detergents, yogurt & margarine tubs, cereal box liners, grocery, trash & retail shopping bags, milk crates, totes, recycle bins, 90 gal garbage carts.
pl-3 #3 PVC:  Polyvinylchloride
Clear food & non-food packaging, medical tubing, construction products such as pipe, fittings, siding, windows trim, shower curtains & swimming pool liners.
pl-4 #4 LDPE:  Low Density PE/Linear LDPE/Polyethylene Medium Density/MDPE
Dry-cleaner bags, bread and frozen food bags, squeezable bottles like ketchup, mustard, mayo etc., stretch wrap, shrink films, etc., agricultural films, camera film, Lab wash bottles, rigid applications such light covers, stretch/shrink, bags.
pl-5 #5 PP :Polypropylene
Ketchup bottles, yogurt and margarine tubs, medicine bottles, VCR jackets.
pl-6 #6 PS: Polystyrene
CD cases, Styrofoam, Expanded polystyrene, grocery storemeat trays, egg cartons, aspirin bottles, foam cups, cups, plates & cutlery and packaging.
pl-7 #7 Other: Mixed Plastics/Bottles/Coatings
The hotdog of plastics! Products labelled as “other” are made of any combination of 1 to 6 or another less commonly used plastic.