Aqua Metals, Inc., which is commercializing a non-polluting electrochemical lead recycling technology called AquaRefining™, has signed a definitive agreements with Interstate Batteries.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) recognized Emanuel Bodner of Bodner Metal & Iron Corporation in Houston, Texas with its Lifetime Achievement Award.
The United Steelworkers (USW) union commended the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) for its preliminary decision to place antidumping duties on unfairly traded hot-rolled flat steel from seven countries.
Based on preliminary Census Bureau data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that the U.S. imported a total of 2,212,000 net tons (NT) of steel in February 2016, including 2,079,000 NT of finished steel (down 16.5 percent and 6.7 percent, respectively, vs. January final data).
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that for the month of January 2016, U.S. steel mills shipped 7,031,307 net tons, a 7.2 percent increase from the 6,556,342 net tons shipped in the previous month, December 2015, and a 9.4 percent decrease from the 7,762,742 net tons shipped in January 2015.