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Paul Ploumis
Paul Ploumis
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  • : September 13, 2009
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Paul Ploumis is the Scrap Monster Founder and CEO. With years of experience in the Scrap and Recycling industry, he writes articles covering Scrap, Metals, Recycling, Pricing trends, and other interesting topics related to Recycling and Innovations. His work has been published in hundreds of publications over the years, and can be seen daily in ScrapMonster's news sections. Paul has extensive experience in the digital World, having founded and operated online projects since 1998. Paul's mission is to educate, innovate, and help create a more sustainable planet.
Articles by Paul Ploumis
Nucor Invests $180 Million In Expansion of Illinois Steel Mill Plant
Being located in enterprise zone, Nucor is likely to receive tax breaks on certain equipment…
Steel NewsNovember 17th 2017
WestRock Announces $410 Million Investment in Florence County Mill
Accordingly, shutdown of these machines is scheduled to take place in 2020, alongside commencement of…
Paper RecyclingNovember 17th 2017
Plastic Imports by the US Surged 6% in Jan-Sep '17
The single largest importer of US plastics was Mexico. The exports to Mexico were valued…
Waste & RecyclingNovember 17th 2017
16th November, 2017: Scrap Gold, Silver and Platinum Prices Witnessed No Change on Index
In the Non-Hallmarked category, the 14 carat gold scrap prices remained unchanged at $ 684.12…
Scrap PricesNovember 17th 2017
Crude Oil Slips From Two-Year Highs
Oil prices have slipped from the two-year highs hit last week by both crude benchmarks…
Oil & GasNovember 17th 2017
Trump a ‘Total Paper Tiger’ on Trade, Schumer Says
Schumer and eight other Democratic senators wrote to Trump and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on…
Steel NewsNovember 17th 2017
ACC Announces Innovation in Plastics Recycling Awards 2017
Amcor was recognized for creating innovative monomaterial plastic pouch that contains up to 20% post…
Plastic RecyclingNovember 16th 2017
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