Solvent Recovery

Why Choose Solvent Recovery from Kodak?

For more than 60 years, Kodak has been in the solvent recovery business – recovering hundreds of millions of pounds of solvent from a variety of streams. With a proven track record, we know how to get the job done.

Our solvent recovery operations are located in Eastman Business Park in Rochester, New York, and have supported our traditional businesses for decades by recycling solvents used in our film, paper and imaging chemical manufacturing operations.


Eastman Business Park has been in operation for over 100 years and offers railcar access and a full range of utility services including on-site waste water treatment. ISO 14001 certification ensures that we provide environmental excellence. And, along with our on-site facilities, we have a world-class Health, Safety and Environmental support staff and advanced analytical testing services. Add in the technical expertise of highly trained engineers, operators, and mechanics, and you've got capabilities that can't be beat.

Current recovered solvents include:

  • Methanol
  • Isopropanol
  • Acetone
  • Heptane
  • Toluene
  • Ethyl Acetate
  • Other streams will be considered for recovery including toll arrangements where customers spent solvent streams are recycled and returned to them