1/21/2015 - The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) announced the first-ever Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Summit to be held May 12 – 13, 2015, at the University of Maryland in ...
10/19/2014 - New role will position the organization to take a lead role in steel sustainability in North America.
10/13/2014 - Each year the Steel Recycling Institute tracks and reports the recycling rates for steel, the material, and common steel products.
Scrap has become the steel industry's single largest source of raw material because it is economically advantageous to recycle old steel into new steel. In light of this, steelmaking furnaces have been designed to consume steel scrap.