In a consent agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the owner and operator of the Central Precision, Inc. sheet metal and machine shop in Boonsboro, Maryland will pay a $100,000 penalty and take immediate corrective actions to address alleged violations of federal and state hazardous waste regulations.
The Monroe and Whiteville locations of Metal Recycling Services (MRS) won the prestigious North Carolina Department of Labor (NCDOL)’s Gold level “Certificate of Safety Achievement” for 2014.
Based on preliminary Census Bureau data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that the U.S. imported a total of 3,374,000 net tons (NT) of steel in May 2015, including 2,744,000 NT of finished steel (down 3.6 percent and 7.2 percent, respectively, vs. April final data).
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) recently disclosed that new specifications have been published in the Scrap Specifications Circular 2015.
Scrap Metal Services LLC, headquartered in Burnham, Illinois, plans to idle three of its SMS Paul’s Auto Yard operations in Demotte, Elkhart and Westville, Indiana.