Richmond Steel Recycling’s Employee Spotlight – Jasnoor Shinger’s Journey: Driving Excellence at Richmond Steel Recycling

At Richmond Steel Recycling (RSR), fostering effective communication with our valued employees is paramount to our success. We firmly believe that each employee's unique perspective and voice contribute immeasurable value to our organization. In this employee spotlight, we shine a light on Jasnoor Shinger, our dedicated Inbound Material Controller, who [...]

Unearthing Green Gold: A Chronicle of Scrap Metal Recycling in North America

In the ever-evolving landscape of environmental consciousness, the journey of scrap metal recycling in North America stands as a testament to the region's commitment to sustainability. This eco-friendly practice has come a long way since its inception, transforming what was once considered mere waste into a valuable resource. Join us, [...]

The ever changing field of metal recycling : A conversation with industry expert – Richmond Steel Recycling’s President – Harbinder Dhillon

In today’s modern world, industries must adopt new technologies and practices to ensure they are able to remain competitive and relevant. Although the metal recycling industry is one that operates on a lot of the traditional practices, it too has had to modernize. In this blog, we had the opportunity [...]

Leo Zhao: A Year of Growth and Dedication at Richmond Steel Recycling

At Richmond Steel Recycling, we believe in celebrating the remarkable journeys of our team members. Today, we shine the spotlight on Leo Zhao, a scale operator who has been with us for one year. Leo's journey is a testament to growth, collaboration, and inspiration within our company. Leo's Remarkable Journey [...]

David Luu on the Dynamic World of Metal Recycling: Challenges, Trends, and RSR’s Vision

In the ever-evolving landscape of the metal recycling industry, professionals like David Luu find themselves at the forefront of a dynamic and challenging sector. We recently had the opportunity to sit down with David to gain insights into what makes this industry so exciting, unique, and the driving forces that [...]

Exploring the Ever Evolving World of Metal Recycling: A Conversation with Industry Expert John Rai

In an era where environmental consciousness and sustainable practices take centre stage, industries that contribute to the circular economy have gained unprecedented attention. One such industry, often operating quietly but with immense impact, is the metal recycling sector. In this insightful discussion, we sat down with John Rai, Vice President [...]

What do Richmond Steel, the Evolution of Junk, and the Library of Congress have in common?

As a modern metals recycling facility, Richmond Steel Recycling (RSR) processes thousands of tons of recyclable metals every month.  From its earliest beginnings in the 1960s and early 1970s, it was focused on recycling what modern society at the time termed “junk.”  The word “junk” was very much a part [...]

Lead disposal: How to dispose of lead.

Lead disposal has been happening since 4,000 BC, as discovered when ancient figurines were found in Egypt. Little did people know, their ornaments contained a material that would become a controversial global resource. The uses of this metal evolved as people recognized its malleability. Over time, and especially during periods [...]

March 17th, 2020|Categories: General Public, Non-Ferrous Metals|

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