The move is part of the company’s global commitment to remove all single-use plastic products over the next two years.
Clean Robotics developed trash-sorting robots to determine whether items are trash or recyclable.
Vietnam fears it could become a “trash basket” due to China’s ban on U.S. scrap imports.
The plant, expected to open its doors in March 2019, is projected to create 100 jobs in the area.
Part one of a three-part series this week takes a look at the current used oil recycling market.