“Norsk Hydro to acquire German aluminum recycler” – Recycling Today, 3 March 2015

Norwegian aluminum and renewable energy company Norsk Hydro is purchasing WMR Recycling GmbH, which, according to Hydro, means Hydro will be the leading entity in aluminum scrap sorting technology. WMR utilizes x-ray transmission and other forward-thinking technology to sort scrap; the … Continue reading

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“Aluminum Can Continues Leadership in Sustainable Packaging as Most Recycled Beverage Container” – PR Newsire, 24 October 2013

The aluminum industry hopes that our recycling rate will reach 75% by 2015, and we are well on our way. According to a report by the Aluminum Association, Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) and Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), the rate … Continue reading

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Why We Don’t Recycle More Aluminum and Rare Earth Elements

On Tuesday, I was interviewed by The Clear Clean Energy View radio show. The title of my segment, “Why We Don’t Recycle More Aluminum and Rare Earth Elements”, was mainly about aluminum – but more specifically, it was about society’s … Continue reading

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U.S. Post Office “Go Green” Initiative: Tip #3: Recycle More

Last week we blogged on Tip #2: Choose to Walk. As part of our ongoing 15-week blog series promoting the United States Post Office “Go Green” Stamp Collection, this week we are blogging Tip #3: Recycle More. The benefits of … Continue reading

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