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.
The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), disclosed that Mark Thimons will succeed Gregory Crawford as vice president of the Steel Recycling Institute (SRI). Crawford announced his upcoming retirement earlier this year.