The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), Washington, has released new, independent data highlighting the role scrap commodities play in U.S. exports. According to the study by John Dunham and Associates, which was released during World Trade Week, U.S. scrap exports generate more than $28 billion in total economic activity. The data […]
Have you thought about what happens with your computer when you throw it out? Get the disturbing electronic waste facts here and get an idea of the devastating effects of e-waste. Source: Tons of electronic waste thrown out worldwide, this year
Jonathan Levy, director of member services and Plastics Division liaison at the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), explains where specs for various plastic scrap stand, with definitive grades being established by January 2015.