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Sims Metal Management plans to landfill some of its lower-value inventory as part of ongoing changes to some of its operations. Full Story »
Shredded firearms headed to steel mill to be recycled. Full Story »
Commodor Hall, transportation safety manager at the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, says a crucial element of protecting the people who work in the scrap industry is ensuring they know how to properly handle the hazardous materials that come their way. Full Story »
More communication between scrap yards and law enforcement is crucial to thwarting thieves looking to cash in on stolen material, but that's complicated by the fact that many law enforcement officers don't have a good understanding of the scrap recycling industry. Full Story »
Change in CEO accelerated as Jonathan Blue of Blue Equity takes reigns of the company. Full Story »
Police in Mansfield say a man admitted to stealing $315 worth of property from a recycling facility and then returning the next day to scrap it. Full Story »