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  • 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 ...

  • Overview of the Whole Copper Recycling Chain

    Copper is of good characteristics. It is easily stretched, molded, and shaped; is resistant to corrosion; conducts heat and electricity easily. Therefore, copper is widely used in construction, power generation and transmission, electronic products manufacturing, and the production of industrial machinery and transportation vehicles. At the same time, as a non-renewable resource, copper is ...

  • Scrap metal recycling - Greenview accepts all types of scrap metal

    Greenview Resource Management announced that both of its facilities are now accepting all types of scrap metal, including both ferrous and non-ferrous metals.Greenview currently operates two public recycling centers that buyback, process, and ship following metalsFerrous MetalP&S MHS 1 / HMS 2 Cast Irons Engines Non-Ferrous MetalCopper Copper Insulation Wires ...

  • Universal Recycling & Scrap Iron Corp Acquires Scrap Yard in NJ

    Universal Recycling & Scrap Iron Corp., a subsidiary of Universal Wrecking Corp., recently took over ownership and operation of the former Cosmos Green Acres scrap yard located at 23 Double Trouble Road, Bayville, NJ 08721.  Hours of operation are M – F 7am to 5pm and Saturday 8am to 2pm. Universal Recycling & Scrap Iron Corp. (URSI) plans to transform the 16 acre site ...

  • 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)

  • New EU regulation for scrap exports

    A new European Regulation has been introduced to control exports of non-hazardous recyclable and recoverable ‘wastes’ from EU-27 member states to mostly non-OECD countries. It replaces the short-lived and controversial Regulation 801/2007 that entered force in July this year. The new (EC) No. 1418/2007 regulation affects EU exports of ferrous and non-ferrous metal scrap, recovered paper, ...


    By Recycling International

  • Do You Know What Is Scrap Metals?

    Metal is one of the most recyclable materials in our daily life.Our mission is to get that scrap metal to someone who can put it back to use.The end destination could be a scrap metal recycler or our localrecycling center. In most case, someone might even be willing to pay us for it. There are four common types of scrap metal you will typically find around the house: ...


    By Enerpat Group UK Ltd

  • Scrap Metal Prices Soaring - Time to Start Demolition

    Now may be the time for you to start that demolition project with ferrous and non ferrous metals rising to new heights.  During demolition, scrap metals such as steel, copper, stainless steel and other metals are collected for recycling.  The revenue generated by these recycling efforts can help offset the costs of demolition.  In many cases, the value of the scrap metals ...

  • Peel Scrap Metal Recycling Opens Oakville Location

    Peel Scrap Metal Recycling Ltd. is pleased to announce the opening of its newest facility in Oakville, Ontario. The facility, which is unique to the Oakville community, is located at 1150 South Service Road West and will be open for business with the public, the trades and industry on July 18th. Company President, Gary Dvorkin, says "We are looking forward to serving the ...


    By Marketwire

  • £25,000 worth of Suffolk road signs `stolen for scrap`

    Thieves have stolen Suffolk road signs worth up to £25,000, to possibly sell as scrap. Since mid-June the police have counted 291 missing road signs around the West Suffolk area and the figure is expected to rise as more are reported to have disappeared. Signs along either side of the A14, near Bury-St-Edmunds, are currently being targeted, causing a huge safety risk for drivers. Suffolk County ...

  • Universal Wrecking Corp Highlights Scrap Metal Recycling

    Universal Wrecking is a recognized leader in the scrap metal recycling and salvage industry.  We pay very competitive prices on all types of scrap metals including ferrous and non-ferrous metals including copper, steel, iron, aluminum, nickel and other ferrous and non-ferrous metals. We operate throughout the United States and have the ability to provide purchasing ...

  • TITECH launches new x-ray copper recovery technology

    Sensor-based sorting systems provider TITECH has announced a significant enhancement to its product portfolio with the launch of an x-ray-based sorting machine which enables the fast and effective recovery of copper from shredded ferrous scrap. Called x-tract, the new system is the first product of TITECH’s partnership with Austin AI, a US-based manufacturer of Energy Dispersive X-Ray ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Eriez offer solution to meatball problems with new scrap drum

    Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd has recently launched their Super Strength P- Rex Permanent Magnetic Scrap Drum. For many years electric motors or meatballs in shredder streams have caused problems for both scrap processors and steel mills. With the launch of this new Separation System Eriez can minimise meatball hassles and maximise revenue opportunities while reducing the need for hand sorting. The ...

  • Eriez introduces the New Shred1 Ballistic Metal Sorter to Scrap Processors

    Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd introduces their new Shred1™ Separator which uses ballistics to efficiently separate iron-rich ferrous from much of the mixed metals and waste material in the post Magnetic Drum flow in scrap processing lines. This powerful and innovative separator delivers three distinct fractions with the first being a high value, low-copper content ferrous product. This ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Scrap metal collector fined for illegal waste dumping on Scottish island

    Illegally depositing waste at a site on land next to the Stornoway to Tarbert road has cost an unlicensed scrap merchant £3,000 at Stornoway Sheriff Court last week. John Stewart McPhee pled guilty to depositing the waste on land at the Chivas Regal Site, Stornoway on or around 7 October 2006. The case was reported to the Procurator Fiscal by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA). The ...

  • 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

  • E-Scrap Events Net Nine Tons of Used Electronics

    More than nine tons of used electronics will be recycled instead of going to landfills, EPA and partners announced today. Employees of EPA, other federal agencies in the Kansas City metro area and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kan., donated old and unwanted computers, laptops, monitors, cell phones, keyboards, VCRs, telephones and other electronics. “Employees of ...

  • BHS-Sonthofen: Cost-effective recycling – even for small quantities of scrap

    BHS-Sonthofen developed the new, very compact, modular Eco-Impact recycling system especially for throughputs of up to 2 t/h and for use at different locations. It crushes electrical and electronic equipment that is no longer used and has its own complete manual sorting line as well as an automatic separation system for ferrous and non-ferrous metals. This means that the system is ideal for ...


    By BHS-Sonthofen GmbH

  • China Armco Metals Receives New Qualifications for Its Scrap Recycling Operation

    China Armco Metals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CNAM) ("China Armco" or the "Company"), a distributor of imported metal ore and metal recycler with a new state-of-the-art scrap metal recycling facility in China, today announced that Armco (Lianyungang) Renewable Metals, Inc., the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, has received new qualifications for its scrap recycling operation. The updated qualification ...


    By Marketwire

  • ANDRITZ to supply Malaysia’s first automatic recycling plant for refrigerators and electrical/electronic scrap from private households

    ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Shan Poornam Green Tech, a subsidiary of Shan Poornam Metals Sdn Bhd, a company specializing in scheduled waste and non-scheduled waste recycling with headquarters in Penang, Malaysia, to supply an automatic recycling plant for refrigerators and electrical/electronic waste and recovery of chlorofluorocarbon ...

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