metal scrap refinement News

  • New Australian technology for refining scrap metal waste

    New technology pioneered in Australia for refining scrap metal waste is to be put to the test in northern Tasmania. The Tasmanian government has granted approval for Sydney-based Intec Ltd to build a plant at its Hellyer mill in Burnie to refine zinc dust from the electric arc furnace. Construction will start in the first half of this year and the project is due to come on stream in 2009.  ...


    By Recycling International

  • Japan probes possible price fixing on molten scrap metal

    Japan’s Fair Trade Commission is investigating possible price fixing of molten scrap metal by four companies, namely Nippon Mining & Metal subsidiaries Nikko Shoji and Nikko Environmental Services, Mitsubishi Material subsidiary Material Eco Refine, and Dowa subsidiary Eco System Japan. According to a commission official, the companies are alleged to have fixed prices to be submitted in ...


    By Recycling International

  • Trends in the production and use of Shredded Steel Scrap - AMM scrap conference

    It is generally useful to understand a speaker's point of view so that you can make some judgment as to his particular set of prejudices.  In my case, I am Chairman of The Shredder Company, LLC, which manufactures scrap steel shredding equipment and which also operates an electric furnace steel foundry.  I am Chairman of Newell Recycling Company of El Paso which operates a complete ...


    By The Shredder Company (TSC)

  • Recycling Industry Launches Partnership to Teach the Science of Scrap

    One person's trash may or may not be another person's treasure, but these days it very likely can be the launch pad to a great career. That's the reason behind a new partnership between the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. and JASON Learning – to inspire America's students to think about careers in the scrap and recycling business, and give them the scientific and technical ...

  • Alcoa Names 2012 Top North American Scrap Suppliers

    Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today recognized the Top North American Scrap Suppliers for 2012. This marks the eighth consecutive year that Alcoa’s Scrap purchasing group has honored the best suppliers in terms of safety, quality, volume, breadth of supply to multiple locations, and delivery performance. “Working closely with suppliers and recognizing their efforts to deliver high-quality scrap in ...


    By Alcoa Inc

  • Furuya Metal Opens Pyrometallurgical Facility Supplied by Tetronics

    Tetronics International, the global leader in the supply of Direct Current (DC) plasma waste recovery plants for the treatment of hazardous waste and metal recovery, is pleased to announce that Furuya Metal Co. Ltd., Japan has officially opened its new plasma facility supplied by Tetronics for the reclamation of Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) from spent catalysts. ...

  • HighLight Networks, Inc. Announces the Company´s New Membership in The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.

     HighLight Networks, Inc. (OTCBB: HNET) is pleased to announce the Company's acceptance into The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc., more commonly referred to as ISRI. HighLight's membership in this elite group is now active under its subsidiary name EZ Recycling. HighLight CEO Alfonso Knoll stated, "Our membership in ISRI reflects our commitment to building a national ...

  • Honda Motors, Japan Metals & Chemicals establish rare earth metals recycling project

    Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co., Ltd. partnered with Japan Metals & Chemicals Co. Ltd., a Tokyo-based metal maker, to undertake the world's first process to extract rare earth metals from used parts in Honda products, in a mass-production process at a recycling plant. As part of the effort, by the end of April 2012, Honda and Japan Metals & Chemicals will start extracting rare earth ...


    By ScrapMonster.com

  • Recovery of Precious Metal Catalysts with Supercritical Water Oxidation

    Incineration is the traditional method used to recover precious metals from spent catalysts, but it has a number of drawbacks, particularly from an environmental point of view. Now a British-Swedish joint venture, involving Chematur Engineering AB and Johnson Matthey, has developed a process that uses supercritical water oxidation to recover the precious metals. The technology, called ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • Honda to Reuse Rare Earth Metals Contained in Used Parts

    Tokyo, Apr 17, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and the Japan Metals & Chemicals Co., Ltd. today jointly announced the establishment of the world's first process to extract rare earth metals from various used parts in Honda products, in an actual mass-production process at a recycling plant, not an experimental process. Honda will pursue the recycling of precious resources by ...


    By Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

  • Tetronics to supply BlueOak recovery technology to reclaim precious metals from electronic waste across the USA

    Tetronics has secured its first contract with BlueOak Resources, USA to provide Plasma refining technology for the recovery of precious metals from e-waste in a plant located in Osceola, Arkansas.  This launch project will cement the strategic relationship formed between the two companies to exploit the US e-waste market. London, 22 July 2014 – Tetronics ...

  • Benefits of Recycling Copper

    Copper is a kind of completely recyclable material. Recycling rate of copper is higher than any other engineering metal, besides copper would not degrade during processing. Value of scrap copper is about 85 to 95 percent of that of newly mined ore. In U.S., the amount of copper recycled is almost the same as is mined per year, approximately 75% of used copper except wire production that requires ...

  • USA Recycling Industries, Inc. Discloses Corporate Events to the Public Domain

    USA Recycling Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: USRI), a scrap metals recycler servicing the automotive service center industry with commercial customers throughout North America, today announced several key corporate events that are expected to produce both short and long-term value for the Company and its shareholder base. The Company, through the outside accounting firm of Lynda R. Keeton CPA, ...


    By Marketwire

  • Greek Slag Separation

    The UK based firm Master Magnets Ltd, recently supplied a variety of custom built magnetic separation equipment for a slag processing plant in Greece. Raw slag originates as left over material from refining and furnace operations, with metal still contaminated within it. Slag is often received in pots from blast furnaces tapping troughs or steel furnace refining vessels, and there will also ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • UWC Announces Safety EMR Mod 0.863 for 2011

    A 0.863 EMR is well below the industry average of 1.  This low EMR is indicative of a safely run company with little to no claims.   UWC is proud of our safety record and our committment to safety. On our website, we have an entire page devoted to our  ...

  • Granutech-Saturn Systems joins two other industry leaders to form 3TEK Global

    To serve the needs of a changing scrap metal industry, three market leading suppliers of scrap recycling equipment are announcing the formation of a joint venture, and launching a new company to serve the changing needs of the market. The new company, 3TEK GlobalTM incorporates product engineering, manufacturing, and product support from three industry leaders: Granutech-Saturn Systems, Peninsula ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • 3TEK Global formed by consortium of leading recycling industry manufacturers

    To serve the needs of a changing scrap metal industry, three market leading suppliers of scrap recycling equipment are announcing the formation of a joint venture, and launching a new company to serve the changing needs of the market. The new company, 3TEK GlobalTM incorporates product engineering, manufacturing, and product support from three industry leaders: Granutech-Saturn Systems, Peninsula ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • Government Backs Tetronics to help unlock Billion Pound Electronic Waste Industry

    A consortium of UK firms, led by Tetronics International, has today launched a ground‐breaking project to help unlock the value found in discarded electronic products, such as phones, TVs and even toasters. In relation to a £1m project, Tetronics, the leading environmental technology firm and its partners, Metech Recycling and Vale Europe, have received a £600k grant from ...

  • 13th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2013

    After the big success of the 12th International Automobile Recycling Congress in Budapest, the Swiss organizer ICM AG will held its 13th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2013 from March 13 – 15, 2013 in the Hotel Dolce in charming Brussels, Belgium. Delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and ...

  • Granutech Launches New “Hybrid-Drive” Option for its Saturn Industrial Shredder Line

    Granutech-Saturn Systems, a world-leading manufacturer of industrial and mobile shredders and other recycling equipment announced today it has developed and launched a new hybrid-drive mechanism option for  its popular line of Saturn® industrial shredders, targeted for non-ferrous metal scrap recycling, as well as rubber/tires, e-scrap and plastic recycling. “We ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

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