yths About Recycling: Is Recycling a Waste of Time?
Myths About Recycling: Is Recycling a Waste of Time?  

There’s been a debate raging for a number of years: is there a benefit to recycling? Some consumers are firmly […]

By | January 21st, 2019 | Metal Recycling Read More
why scrap metal is valuable
Top Reasons Why Scrap Metal is Valuable, and Easy to Find in Your Home

Here’s why scrap metal is valuable and why you should pay attention. You just might make some cash in the […]

By | January 7th, 2019 | Metal Recycling Read More
scrap metal recycling reduces air pollution
Scrap Metal Recycling Reduces Air Pollution

One of the strongest selling points for increasing recycling rates for scrap metals has been the proven environmental benefits. Scrap […]

By | December 14th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
economic benefits of recycling scrap metal
The Economic Benefits of Recycling Scrap Metal

The economic benefits of recycling scrap metal may not always be visible, but when you look below the surface, the […]

By | December 7th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Economic Benefits of Recycling Metals: Top Reasons Why Scrap Metal Recycling is a Growing Industry

What are the economic benefits of recycling metals? Here are the top reasons why scrap metal recycling is a growing industry […]

By | November 19th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Scrap Metal Recycling Outlook for 2019: Industry May be Poised for Strong Gains

Here’s the scrap metal recycling outlook for 2019 and what to look forward to in a now booming industry. As […]

By | November 9th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Finding Treasures in Trash: How Landfill Mining is Recovering Value in Scrap Metal

Is there such a thing as mining for treasures … in trash? As it turns out, landfills – particularly older […]

By | November 7th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Advances in Scrap Recycling Equipment Helping This Industry to Grow and Thrive

Scrap recycling equipment is getting smarter. The concept behind the recycling of scrap metal is straightforward: there are still a […]

By | October 23rd, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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New NAFTA Deal Could Boost Steel – and Scrap Metal — Industries

As the U.S. and other nations continue to change the terms of free trade agreements that have been in existence […]

By | October 16th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Booming Demand for Metal Bodes Well for Sheet Metal Recycling

Do you have any leftover sheet metal from construction projects? Consider the benefits of sheet metal recycling. First, some quick […]

By | October 11th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
China Scrap Duties
Higher Recycling Rates Offers the Best Solution to China Scrap Duties

China is creating new headaches and uncertainty for the U.S. recycling market, following their decision to stop accepting the import […]

By | October 1st, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Michigan’s Economy Hitting Speed Bumps as the U.S.-China Trade War Escalates

If there’s one thing Michigan has long been known for, it’s being the historic heart of the American automotive industry. […]

By | September 11th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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As Construction Industry Booms, the Case for Scrap Recycling Gets Stronger

With a booming economy based in part on tourism, Central Florida has exactly what visitors are looking for, including major […]

By | August 15th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Recycling Construction Waste: Why Recycling Scrap and Drywall Boosts Our Economy

One of the biggest challenges for the nation’s red-hot housing market has been a lack of inventory. There simply are […]

By | August 9th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
environmental benefits of scrap recycling
A Brief U.S. History on Metal Recycling and the Environmental and Economic Benefits

During World War II, the U.S. government launched a nationwide campaign encouraging Americans to start collecting anything they had made […]

By | July 24th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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When It’s Time For Home Remodeling, Don’t Forget to Recycle Your Scrap Furnishings

Let’s face it: when you buy a home, it’s not truly yours just because you signed the deed. It’s when […]

By | July 17th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
How Scrap Gets Recycled
Basics of Scrap Recycling: Why Scrap is in High Demand, How it Gets Recycled, and Where it Goes

If you’re sitting down at your dining table and just reached over to turn on a lamp, it’s possible both […]

By | July 5th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
Steel tariffs and scrap recycling
Steel Tariffs: Short Term Gains for the Steel Industry, and a Cloudier Long-Term Picture

U.S. Steel, the integrated steel producer headquartered in Pittsburgh and the world’s 24th largest steel producer, just made a major […]

By | June 11th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
High tech scrap recycling
Technological Advances Are Bringing Innovations to the Scrap Metal Recycling Industry

In our modern world, one unavoidable factor in our daily lives is that we’re going to be generating a sizeable […]

By | May 21st, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Student Art Projects Involving Scrap Metal Offer Some Valuable Recycling Lessons

As the old cliché goes, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. And that line applies to more than just […]

By | May 15th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Growth in Self-Storage Facilities Offers Opportunities for Scrap Metal Recyclers

Increasingly, we’ve become a nation that loves our homes, our apartments – and our self-storage facilities. Today, more and more […]

By | April 17th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Healthy Economy Leads to More Infrastructure Investments, and the Need for More Recycled Scrap

It’s become known as a ritual in our nation’s capital. Between February and May each year, lobbying groups that represent […]

By | April 9th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
scrap exports
Healthy Year for Scrap Metal Exports Bodes Well for our Environment

There was a significant piece of good news that came out recently about the environment, a positive trend that bodes […]

By | April 3rd, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
Copper prices
Copper prices are tough to determine and change daily from market conditions

Anyone who’s new to bringing scrap metal to a recycling firm may have noticed that recyclers don’t always post scrap […]

By | March 23rd, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Consumer Demand For Autos and Electronics is Boosting Scrap Metal Recycling

If you’re in the market for a new car or new electronic devices, you’re not alone. Across the globe, auto […]

By | March 14th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
Recycling and greenhouse gases
How Recycling Scrap Metal Helps Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Overuse of fossil fuels, deforestation — mainly to make space for cattle farming and the growing human footprint — drastically […]

By | March 8th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Scrap Metal Recycling Industry is projected to experience strong growth through 2021

As the global economy continues to grow, production has ramped up on major construction projects. And there’s been a growing […]

By | March 8th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
scrap metal processing
At recycling firms, the process that scrap metal goes through before being sold to manufacturers

Metals are something that the average individual rarely buys, even though metals make up a critical part of our everyday […]

By | February 26th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Metal recycling rates increasing as steel is in high demand

There is high demand right now for scrap metal. And projections are that there will be continued growth in the […]

By | February 16th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
energy efficiency and recycling
Promoting energy efficiency can start with recycling scrap metal

Anyone who lived through the devastating hurricanes that struck Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico last summer found out the hard […]

By | February 14th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
Going green by recycling
Businesses that want to Go Green should start scrap recycling programs today

Today, there are a lot of great reasons for businesses to go green. Beyond just the public relations value of […]

By | January 23rd, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Municipal governments have plenty of scrap to recycle, and here’s how to do it

Across the country, a growing number of municipal governments are investing in recycling programs for local residents. And this includes […]

By | January 18th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
Post-holiday scrap recycling
After the holidays, start the habit of recycling items that contain scrap metals

There’s a lot of great things that happen over the holidays, from office parties to family gatherings to wonderful meals. […]

By | January 11th, 2018 | Metal Recycling Read More
Scrap recycling and the environment
Scrap Recycling and the Environment: It’s Clear, It’s good for the Environment

Scrap recycling and the environment; recycling is good for it. Did you know that an old appliance in your home, […]

By | December 29th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Manufacturing plants have great recycling opportunities
Manufacturing Plants Have Great Recycling Opportunities

Manufacturing plants have great recycling 0pportunities; for a lot of plant operators, one of their tasks is to spend time […]

By | December 27th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
scrap metal and wildlife
Is there a Connection Between Scrap Metal and Wildlife?

For years, environmentalists have been warning us that so much of the world’s wildlife population is in grave danger. At […]

By | December 19th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Teaching Kids Recycling: How to Teach Kids About Scrap Metal Recycling

Teaching kids recycling is an important facet of environmental conservation. There are plenty of schools that have launched programs to […]

By | December 13th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
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How to Collect Scrap Metal Safely: Safety Tips for Collecting Scrap Metal for Recycling

Here’s how to collect scrap metal safely for recycling. Collecting scrap metal is a way to turn used items into […]

By | December 11th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
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Scrap Metal Recycling Boosts the Environment

Scrap Metal Recycling boosts the environment! Recycling offers two universal benefits: one that is environmental, and the other that’s economic. Every […]

By | December 11th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Businesses Recycling Can Help the Environment
Businesses Recycling Can Help the Environment

Businesses recycling can help the environment. It’s that simple. Here’s why you should recycle your scrap metal today. Every year, […]

By | October 18th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Recycling saves money
Top Reasons Why Recycling Saves Money for Consumers

Did you know recycling saves money? Here’s how. The environmental benefits of recycling are well known, and to some extent […]

By | October 12th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Scrap Metal and Mercury Poisoning
Scrap Metal and Mercury Poisoning: Mercury Poses a Serious Health Risk in Scrap Metals

Scrap Metal and Mercury Poisoning; the risk of pollutants in electronics is real. So many of us love nature – […]

By | September 19th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Ore conservation
Ore Conservation is a Major Benefit When Scrap Metal Gets Recycled

Ore conservation is a major benefit of scrap metal recycling. Here’s why. There are a lot of benefits to recycling scrap […]

By | August 31st, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
the Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals
Know the Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals

If you want to get into the scrap metal and the scrap iron trade, you need to know the difference […]

By | August 25th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
recycling copper
Copper Scrap Metal Prices are Soaring Due to China Scrap Metal Ban

Recent reports that China is considering banning imports of scrap metal, starting at the end of next year, are expected […]

By | August 17th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Is Recycling Metal Really Important for the Future?
Is Recycling Metal Really Important for the Future?

Bottled water, recycled bottles, reusable bags, etc. Is recycling metal really important for the future? There are tons of new products […]

By | April 17th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
scrap metal recycling
Scrap Metal Recycling Boosts the Environment

Scrap Metal Recycling offers two universal benefits: one that is environmental, and the other that’s economic. Every year, more than 150 […]

By | March 14th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More
Metal Recycling
Ferrous And Non-Ferrous Metals Both In High Demand For Recycling

Ferrous and non-ferrous metals both in high demand for recycling! The global market for the recycling of used metals should […]

By | February 27th, 2017 | Metal Recycling Read More