Cousins Clint and Kolby Cornejo of Allmetal Recycling, Wichita, Kansas, are working to improve the image of the scrap industry by focusing on transparency and community engagement.
Demand for tissue grades is improving, but supply is a concern, and more mills are turning to virgin pulp as an alternative.
Policies designed to mitigate drug and alcohol abuse can help waste and recycling companies cut down on accidents and reduce liability.
Close relationships helped to build Maite Quinn-Richards’ career in the recycling industry, and they are what she thinks can help to advance the circular economy.
Canada-based Matalco is emerging as one of North America’s largest secondary aluminum producers while focusing on high-purity alloys.