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2014-06-16 12:23:00

FORT WAYNE, Ind., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced that holders of $271,810,000 principal amount of its 5.125% Convertible Notes due June 15, 2014 (the "Notes") have exercised their option to convert the Notes into shares of common stock by the close of business on June 12, 2014 (the conversion election deadline). The conversion rate provided under the terms of the Notes was 58.4371 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount...

2014-06-12 23:08:13

Schaefer Systems International’s Senior Vice President of Waste Technologies, Michael L. Knaub, is retiring after 23 years with the company and over 40 years in the waste and recycling industry. Knaub joined Schaefer in 1991 and will officially retire on June 30, 2014. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Schaefer Systems International’s Senior Vice President of Waste Technologies, Michael L. Knaub, is retiring after 23 years with the company and over 40 years in the waste and...

2014-06-12 12:22:49

Philadelphia Recycling Rewards Program enters fifth year of helping the City achieve its sustainability goals PHILADELPHIA and NEW YORK CITY, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced the City of Philadelphia and Recyclebank®, the company that inspires and rewards smarter, everyday choices for a more sustainable future, have renewed their partnership. Since 2010, Philadelphia and Recyclebank have collaborated to inspire residents to take more green actions...

2014-06-12 04:21:03

Investment includes new, fully integrated facility to process and recycle aluminium scrap AMSTERDAM, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Constellium N.V. (NYSE and NYSE Euronext: CSTM) announced today that it has finalized a EUR15 million investment in its site located in Decin, Czech Republic, to further its strategy of boosting production capacity of high-volume specialty alloy products to supply primarily the European automotive market. The investment includes a new casthouse and...

2014-06-10 23:13:35

A continuous stream of cars and trucks recently lined up to drop off their unused electronics during a recent recycling event hosted by e-End. Frederick, MD (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Frederick area business helps to keep hazardous waste out of the landfill. The Frederick-based firm, which offers secure data sanitization and environmentally-responsible recycling of end-of-life electronics, provided local residents and businesses an Earth Day opportunity to recycle their old electronics for...

2014-06-10 23:08:09

Winning Schools and Nonprofits Earn Fundraising Bonus, Top Recycler Overall Receives $5,000 ERIE, Pa. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 More than 1,100 participants nationwide vied for the Top Recycler title during the “Recycling Rumble™,” a friendly one-on-one recycling competition hosted annually by FundingFactory®. From February 1 to April 30, FundingFactory participants competed to recycle the largest quantity of electronic waste (e-waste). FundingFactory, the nation’s largest...

2014-06-10 12:27:10

REPREVE Brand to Support Summer Live Action Event with Onsite Activations to Promote Recycling and Eco-Awareness ELLENTON, Fla., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer The Hulk won't be the only "green" goliath coming to your hometown. Today Feld Entertainment, the worldwide leader in live family events, and Unifi, Inc. (UFI: NYSE), the makers of REPREVE®, announced a super powered alliance in support of one of the most ambitious live event experiences in history - Marvel Universe LIVE!...

2014-06-10 12:23:09

Xcel Energy's Refrigerator Recycling Program offers $50 rebate MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Back by popular demand, Xcel Energy residential electric customers can take advantage of the popular Refrigerator Recycling Program and cash in on those old, working, inefficient secondary refrigerators and freezers chugging away in the basement or lake homes.From now until August 31, Xcel Energy is offering a limited time $50 rebate, up from the previous $35 rebate, to take...

2014-06-10 08:23:04

XI'AN, China, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: CREG; "CREG" or "the Company"), a leading industrial waste-to-energy solution provider in China, today announced its participation in the 25th Annual Institutional Investor Conference of the Wall Street Analyst Forum to be held on June 19, 2014 at The University Club located at 1 West 54th Street in New York. David Chong, Chief Financial Officer, will present and meet with investors on...

2014-06-10 08:22:41

Arkansas refinery will initially process over 15 million lbs. of electronic scrap per year OSCEOLA, Ark., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueOak Resources, a leader in the sustainable sourcing of high-value metals from e-waste, and brainchild of co-founders Priv Bradoo & Bryce Goodman, today announced it has partnered with the Arkansas Teachers' Retirement Fund, a consortium of European and domestic investors, and the Arkansas Development Finance Authority towards the build-out of...


Latest Recycling Reference Libraries

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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2005-05-26 10:49:47

Graphite (named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789, from the Greek γραφειν: "to draw/write", for its use in pencils) is one of the allotropes of carbon. Unlike diamond, graphite is a conductor, and can be used, for instance, as the material in the electrodes of an electrical arc lamp. Occurrence Associated minerals include: quartz, calcite, micas, iron meteorites and tourmalines. Notable occurrences include New York and Texas in the USA, Russia, Mexico, Greenland,...

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