Throughout its 114-year history, Becker Iron & Metal, Venice, Illinois, has taken a proactive approach to it operations.
While more scrap tires are being used in rubber-modified asphalt, more work needs to be done to increase opportunities in that market.
Scrap and recycling facilities must consider several aspects of industrial hygiene in their assessments.
Heavy equipment operators increasingly might own equipment that will relay its history and condition back to the manufacturer.
Scrap processors can improve the performance and life of their lifting magnets by following this advice.
Companies that offer secure destruction services and manage end-of-life electronics should prepare for data breaches by formulating an incident response plan.
Cal-Waste underwent a total system upgrade at its MRF in Galt, California, that has helped to increase throughput and the quality of its final products.
Recyclers can be exempted from Superfund liability provided they have done their due diligence and maintained their documentation.