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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has ordered Recycletronics, an electronics recycling company located in Sioux City, Iowa, to halt accepting any new obsolete electronics until it reduces the large stockpile of electronic scrap it presently has on site. The decision to restrict the... Read More...
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Republic Services Inc., Phoenix, has reported net income of $189.5 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, for the three-months ended Dec. 31, 2016, versus $172.3 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, for the comparable 2015 period. Excluding certain benefits and expenses, on an adjusted basis, net... Read More...
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The Washington, D.C.-based Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has provided written testimony to the Connecticut General Assembly Joint Environment Committee opposing a new product stewardship bill, HB 7067, that the association says “could prove harmful to the recycling industry.”  ... Read More...
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PaperWorks, an integrated paperboard company headquartered in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania., has introduced a new 100 percent recycled content coated recycled board (CRB) folding carton that meets the quality specifications that put it in competition with virgin Solid Bleached Sulfate (SBS) board.... Read More...
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Michigan’s Kent County Department of Public Works has announced that its Recycling & Education Center has experienced a malfunction at the baler operating at the site, resulting in the facility shutting down temporarily. While the baler is being serviced, the facility will be unable to take in... Read More...
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Metso’s N Series NSP briquetting presses turn steel, aluminum, cast iron and other metals into a compact form for handling and transporting. Firmly packed, high-density briquettes are designed to increase metal recovery by enabling more accurate metering and reducing burn-off during melting. The... Read More...
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China is foremost among several nations that produced more steel in January 2017 compared to the first month of 2016, according to figures collected and distributed by the Brussels-based World Steel Association (Worldsteel).   Global crude steel production for the 67 countries reporting to... Read More...
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[Editor’s note: The single-stream collection and processing method now dominates residential recycling in the United States. The below commentary is from an Ohio-based recycler who continues to advocate for a reconsideration of this method.]   As of early 2017, scrap paper prices are high and... Read More...
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Atlantix Global Systems, Norcross, Georgia, has announced that it has been recognized by Gartner Inc. in the 2016 Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition for its “robust global remarketing process and infrastructure.” Written by Gartner Research Director Rob Schafer and Principal Research Analyst... Read More...
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Federation of New York Solid Waste Association Conference and Trade Show at The Sagamore in Lake, George, New York, May 21-24, 2017, will feature three notable private and public sector leaders answering the critical question in the waste and recycling industry at this moment: Can sustainable... Read More...
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T&M Associates, a Middletown, New Jersey-based national consulting, environmental, engineering and construction management company, has announced several staff promotions and the addition of five new company shareholders to bolster the continued growth of the company.T&M’s board of... Read More...
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The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has introduced a new initiative that is geared toward increasing the recycling of LDPE film plastics, linear low density polyethylene and medium and high density polyethylene. “If you collect plastic bags and plastic film separately... Read More...
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Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions (IBS), Southbridge, Massachusetts, a manufacturer of industrial blades and knives, has received ISO 9001:2015 standards certification by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The certification recognizes Hyde’s ability to meet or exceed current... Read More...
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ShearCore, Superior, Wisconsin, a company that offers and supports a full shear line for the metal recycling and scrap processing markets, has announced the appointment of its new regional sales manager, Chris Fodor. Chris will conduct sales for the company, continuing to serve its  customers... Read More...
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With its launch Feb. 20, 2017, SCAA (Salvage Claim and Auction), Iselin, New Jersey, is offering what it calls the salvage industry’s first integrated platform for claim management, collision estimation and car and parts auctions. SCAA says its tools and technologies make workflow and postaccident... Read More...
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The Screenmaster RT is the latest addition to Livingston, New Jersey-based Franklin Miller’s fine screening systems. It features an internally fed, rotating drum screen, providing fine screening for a wide variety of municipal and industrial applications, the company says. These include wastewater... Read More...
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The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR), Brussels, has announced that the association’s President Ranjit Baxi has secured the support of Michael Lion to assist in enhancing the promotion and regional impact of BIR’s upcoming World Recycling Convention, 22-24 May 2017 in Hong Kong. Lion will be... Read More...
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Houston-based Waste Management Inc. (WM) has announced fourth quarter and year-end 2016 revenue and net income figures that were higher than the comparable figures from 2015.   WM says its revenue in the fourth quarter of 2016 was $3.46 billion, up by 6.4 percent from the $3.25 billion taken in... Read More...
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Forecasters and analysts are predicting the price of copper will rise this year and possibly through the rest of the decade, citing global supply limitations and increased demand.   The research arm of New York-based Citigroup and the investment news website SeekingAlpha.com are expressing... Read More...
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The Recycling Industry Operating Standard (RIOS), which was developed by the Washington-based Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), and the Canadian Association of Recycling Industries (CARI), Ottawa, Ontario, have formed partnership that makes CARI the first association outside of the... Read More...

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