Responsible Recycling

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US scrap exports generate more than $28B in economic activity

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 […]

EPA study finds electronics recycling standards are well-implemented

EPA study finds electronics recycling standards are well-implemented The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a study assessing the implementation of e-Stewards and Responsible Recycling Standard for Electronics Recyclers (R2), the two third-party certification programs for electronic scrap recyclers in the United States. The study found that the certification standards are being implemented by auditors with thorough […]