Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (“AERT”) is a publicly traded leader in plastic recycling technologies, specializing in recycling polyethylene plastics for the manufacture of composite building materials and for the sale of recycled resin to other extruders of plastic products. Founded in 1989, AERT manufacturers ChoiceDek(r) decking, sold exclusively in Lowe's stores, and MoistureShield(r) decking, distributed through building products dealers in the United States and Canada. AERT operates manufacturing facilities in Springdale and Lowell, AR and a Green Age plastics recycling facility in Watts, OK. The new state-of-the-art plastics recycling facility produces recycled resin suitable for replacing virgin resin in various products, creating environmentally sustainable products with the added benefit of substantially reducing material costs.