On December 3, members of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County Troop #2029, Troop #2011 and Troop #2346 came to Gershow Recycling’s facility in Valley Stream, New York to drop off 31 pounds of aluminum can tabs they collected over the past year as part of the Can Tabs for Kids program to benefit The Sunrise Fund.
The U.S. EPA and the U.S. Department of Justice have fined Sims Metal Management $189,500 for polluting San Francisco Bay with scrap metal debris in violation of the federal Clean Water Act.
Metalico, Inc. disclosed third quarter operating income from continuing operations of $2.1 million, an increase from $600,000 for the prior year period excluding impairment charges.
Novelis published its Fiscal Year 2014 Sustainability Report, which shows the company is making significant investments and strides to advance the circular economy and increase the sustainability of its business, the aluminum industry and its broader value chain.
Based on preliminary Census Bureau data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that the U.S. imported a total of 4,398,000 net tons (NT) of steel in October, including 3,396,000 NT of finished steel (up 12.8 percent and 14.9 percent, respectively, vs. September final data).
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) fined Kern Steel Fabrication, Inc. $57,100 for improper management of hazardous waste generated at its facility in Bakersfield, California.