News Feeds (RSS) City employee convicted of stealing metal The Jefferson County District Attorney's Office said in 2016 that Soliz sold about 8 tons of city-owned metal to a Beaumont scrap yard and pocketed the money. Soliz was placed on unpaid leave by the city after his arrest. City officials could not ... Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:28:00 Z Beaumont Enterprise w={0}&h={1}&c=14 559 700 2017-12-15 22:28 +00:00 2017-12-15 16:28 -06:00 TMR enters demolition sector to secure scrap If you wish to have instant access to article content please either subscribe or take a free trial. Find out today why AMM, the original metals price reporting agency, is trusted by thousands of metals industry professionals. For additional content open ... Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:07:00 Z American Metal Market 2017-12-15 21:07 +00:00 2017-12-15 15:07 -06:00 China cuts export duties for select metals The move will eliminate export duties on such items as pig iron, currently taxed at 20%, and scrap iron, at 40%. For many types of aluminum alloys, export duties will be slashed from 20% now to zero. But not all the adjustments will be in one direction. Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:47:00 Z Nikkei Asian Review 2017-12-15 12:47 +00:00 2017-12-15 06:47 -06:00 Staten Island lawyer for Reform Party hit with 11-count federal indictment over scrap metal fraud plot A slimy Staten Island lawyer was hit with federal charges Friday in a plot that involved defrauding scrap metal buyers and extorting a co-conspirator at gunpoint. Richard Luthmann, the 38-year-old attorney for the state Reform Party, was slapped with an 11 ... Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:18:00 Z New York Daily News w={0}&h={1}&c=14 700 429 2017-12-15 12:18 +00:00 2017-12-15 06:18 -06:00 NRC: Radioactive scrap metal nearly dumped at local recycling facility NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A manufacturing facility in Wilmington must take corrective action after radioactive scrap metal was nearly dumped at a local metal recycling facility. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says an inspection report documented ... Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:17:00 Z WWAY NewsChannel 3 w={0}&h={1}&c=14 700 525 2017-12-15 12:17 +00:00 2017-12-15 06:17 -06:00 Burglars stole $100,000 from Schuylkill County scrap metal dealer State police on Wednesday released security camera images of one of the burglars in a $100,000 heist from a Schuylkill County scrap metal dealer last weekend. Two people broke into Weiner Iron & Metal Corp. on Route 61 in North Manheim Township between 10 ... Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:28:00 Z Reading Eagle w={0}&h={1}&c=14 550 389 2017-12-14 02:28 +00:00 2017-12-13 20:28 -06:00 Electronic waste at new high, squandering gold, other metals - study Raw materials in the 2016 scrap were worth an estimated 55 billion euros ($64.61 billion), including metals such as gold, silver, copper, platinum and palladium, it said. Yet only 8.9 million tonnes were documented to have been collected and recycled in 2016. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 07:56:00 Z Yahoo News w={0}&h={1}&c=14 450 289 2017-12-13 07:56 +00:00 2017-12-13 01:56 -06:00 North Sea water and recycled metal combined to help reduce global warming Scientists at the University of York have used sea water collected from Whitby in North Yorkshire, and scrap metal to develop a technology that could help capture more than 850 million tonnes of unwanted carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. High levels of ... Wed, 13 Dec 2017 07:26:00 Z EurekAlert! 2017-12-13 07:26 +00:00 2017-12-13 01:26 -06:00 How to Scrap a Lawnmower A lawnmower that's beyond repair shouldn't simply be added to the curb with your weekly trash because you can get cash for the metal that comprises the lawnmower. If you simply take the whole lawnmower to the scrap yard, they'll most likely only pay you ... Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:17:00 Z w={0}&h={1}&c=14 350 235 2017-12-12 16:17 +00:00 2017-12-12 10:17 -06:00 Burglar steals $103K from safe at Schuylkill County scrap yard, police say A burglar stole more than $100,000 from a safe at a scrap yard in Schuylkill County last weekend, according to state police in Schuylkill Haven. State police said the burglary happened at 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Weiner Iron and Metal Corporation ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:25:00 Z The Morning Call w={0}&h={1}&c=14 700 393 2017-12-11 14:25 +00:00 2017-12-11 08:25 -06:00