Tuesday 19 April 2016

How Important Is The Metal Recycling Industry?

As huge an industry it is in scale, its significance in environmental sustainability is 10 times bigger. Below are some insightful facts about metal recycling products that reckon its importance.
  • Almost half (40%) of crude steel manufactured comes from recycled items. Using 1000 kilos of recycled steel instead of primary iron ore, carbon emissions are decreased by two tons.
  • When you recycle aluminium it uses, 96% less energy than manufacturing the same from raw materials. 1000 kilos of aluminium recycled reduces carbon emission by 8 tons. The energy saved can be used to power a household for the entire year.
  • Used aluminium can be used again. For instance, you can recycle an aluminium container and see it back on shelf within 2 months. The energy saved in recycling can light 100 watt bulb for about 3 hours.
  • When you recycle copper, it saves 87% of energy used for primary manufacturing. 41% of global copper demand is satisfied through recycled items. Copper scrap usage reduces carbon dioxide emissions by more than 60%.
So now do you know how beneficial metal scrap recycling is for the environment as a whole? Also, in monetary terms it is economical where huge demand of metals is met through metal scrap recycling. UAE alone recycle 5 million tonnes of scrap metal annually. From this you can estimate the importance of Metal Scrap Industry in UAE.

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Monday 18 April 2016

How Crucial It Is To Take Metal Recycling Seriously?

On a global basis, millions and millions of ferrous and non-ferrous scrap is recycled on enormous scale. By this you can estimate the potential of metal recycling industry on a global level and the enormity of taking this subject seriously.

Addressing the fundamental recycling concern

Recycling metal scrap is a serious subject as it aims to solve the issue of rising demands for diminishing resources. It aims to solve problems related to environmental balance, sustainability and costs. These concerns if overlooked will only pile up to become huge issues for future generations.

We all can make a huge difference together

One of the largest recycling companies in UAE conducted a study that revealed how businesses and governments are looking for cheaper and reliable means to recycling. Same goes with the larger public.

Good recycling processes has no drawback

We, at Lucky Group, have a significant role to play in making a difference for the betterment of society, livelihood, and environment. However, we can’t achieve without support of all stakeholders. The people need to be informed and public organizations be alarmed about selecting their recycling companies on mere auction. Governments should be encouraged to select the companies only after a deep background check on the transparency and harmlessness of the recycling methods used.

We are Dubai Scrap Trading specialists; contact us for any kind of metal scrap recycling.

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