Month: June 2014

You’re Always Using Someone Else’s Steel

It’s true. Steel is very possibly the most recycled material in existence. And the fact that it is now improved makes the recycling of old steel cause that steel to go even further. Steel today is all about recycling. Not only is steel recycled like crazy, it reduces the use of other materials. And the

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The New And Improved Steel

Steel has been around seemingly forever. Back in the day when the Golden Gate Bridge was manufactured approximately 83,000 tons of the stuff was used. But steel, as with many things, has undergone a metamorphosis of sorts thanks to science and technology. If you built that same Golden Gate Bridge in this day and age

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The Making of Steel

When it comes to steel companies, the coal and iron mining are done by some of the same companies that create finished products from steel. These are all inclusive companies right from the get-go. The Processing of Steel Sinter and pellet processes are applied to the ore, while the coal is processed differently, upon receipt

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What to Do with That Old Steel Shipping Container

Yes, because everyone has an old steel shipping container lying around their backyard. Hey, you never know. Companies that sell steel shipping containers will most often buy those containers back from you to recycle as is or to use in a recycling process. Steel is one of the most recycled components in use today. It

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