If recent industry talk is any indication, it looks as though everyone may as well have curved horns on their head — because the aluminum bulls are out in droves right now. I attended the Institute for Scrap Recycling Industry (ISRI)’s Commodities Roundtable 2012 here in Chicago, and several aluminum industry players at the conference […]


June has truly been eventful month for scrap prices. The recent slide brought ferrous scrap prices to the lowest level since late 2010 — and, according to several editors and analysts speaking during a Platts webinar last week, the months of May and June drove home point of how influential the US East Coast scrap […]

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Accused of stealing 4 to 6 million dollars’ worth of scrap metal, a father-and-son duo are now facing charges. According to WSAV 3, the investigation began back in February when authorities acted on a tip that an individual was stealing metal from OmniSource, a scrap metal processing center in the county of Swainsboro and transferring […]