September 2019


Cover Profile

Forward momentum

Midwest Scrap Management Inc., headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, continues to grow by investing in its people and operations.

Municipal Recycling

Growing pains

MRFs and municipalities respond to increased recycling costs by reevaluating their processing systems and recycling programs.


Custom Content

Big opportunity in small percentages

An Eriez High-Frequency Eddy Current Separator has helped a Florida-based recycling company create a domestic business opportunity in a changing global market.

All about integrity

As a public company, data integrity was a key requirement of Metalico's operations software.

Making introductions

Pellenc ST America introduces its sorting technology, including the Mistral Compact, to the U.S. market.

Tailor-made shearing

Worldwide, many companies supply scrap metal shears, but only Vezzani S.p.A. literally tailor makes each shear for each customer.

List & Map of North America's Largest MRFs

Seismic shifts

North America’s largest material recovery facilities have weathered a number of tremors that have shaken the municipal recycling landscape.