Real-time Scrap Tickers

  • Poland is called the PROMISED LAND for a growing number of paper recyclers georgy Says On Oct 31, 2015
  • The popular consensus is that a host of unfavorable trends & winds – from weaker exports to low alternative iron prices to sufficient scrap supply – will bring down a decrease in ferrous scrap prices in Nov ’15 georgy Says On Oct 30, 2015
  • It is a forecast that US demand for engineering plastics will grow 2.6 percent per year to 5.1 billion pounds in 2019, valued at $11.2 billion georgy Says On Oct 27, 2015
  • Steel scrap price is witnessing a huge 9 years low and fall around 80%. georgy Says On Oct 27, 2015
  • PVC, is the third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, only next to polyethylene and polypropylene. georgy Says On Oct 16, 2015
  • PVC can be recycled roughly seven times and has a lifespan of around 140 years. georgy Says On Oct 16, 2015
  • Polycarbonate is a versatile, tough plastic used for a variety of applications, from bulletproof windows to compact disks (CDs). georgy Says On Oct 12, 2015
  • OCC is the single most recycled packaging material: 91 percent of corrugat georgy Says On Oct 09, 2015
  •  About 1,300 manufacturing plants in the United States and Canada produce OCC.  Corrugated boxes allow pro georgy Says On Oct 09, 2015
  • Global sales of low-density polyethylene (LDPE) are forecast to rise from $33 billion in 2013 to $37.2 billion by 2021. georgy Says On Oct 05, 2015
  • Aluminium, is the most abundant metal & most recycled materials today, after steel and paper. georgy Says On Sep 30, 2015
  • The world’s stock of aluminium in use is like a resource bank. Around 75 percent of aluminium ever produc georgy Says On Sep 29, 2015
  • Aluminum is a versatile and popular metal which is third of the most abundant element on earth after oxygen & silicon. Aluminum is very reusable & can be recycled several times. It is known that recycling aluminum saves about 95% of energy needed to extract aluminum from the ore called bauxite georgy Says On Sep 27, 2015
  • Starbucks and McDonald's have switched their cold cups from polyethylene terephthalate (PET) to polypropylene for the benefits of less plastic and lower greenhouse gas emissions. georgy Says On Sep 26, 2015
  • When one ton of steel is recycled, we conserve 2,500 lbs of iron ore, 1,400 lbs of coal and 120 lbs of limestone. georgy Says On Sep 24, 2015
  • The brass industry throughout the world depends on the recycling of brass scrap for its survival. Making brass from new copper and zinc would be uneconomical and wasteful of raw materials so, since new brass articles are made from recycled scrap, brass is said to be sustainable. In the UK brass manufacturers use almost 100% brass scrap. georgy Says On Sep 23, 2015
  • “SCRAP is not waste or trash. Rather, it is a continuous resource –that can be can be RECYCLED and reshaped into new products countless times, SCRAP is a resource that will never be depleted.” georgy Says On Sep 23, 2015
  • PET is globally recognized as a safe, non-toxic, strong, lightweight, flexible material that is 100% recyclable. In fact, it’s THE most widely recycled plastic in the world! georgy Says On Sep 21, 2015
  • Believe it or not! Next time when you DUMP your used electronic gadget , remember you are dumping GOLD.....REAL GOLD  into trash georgy Says On Sep 18, 2015
  • Recycling in simple words means exchanging TRASH for CASH georgy Says On Sep 16, 2015
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