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Paul Ploumis
Paul Ploumis
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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
Western U.S. Sawmills Lumber Output Dipped 2%
The production by Western U.S. sawmills totaled 4.797 bbf in Jan-Apr ’19, registering year-on-year decline…
Rubber and WoodJuly 22nd 2019
19th July, 2019: Scrap Gold, Silver and Platinum Prices Surged on Index
In the Hallmarked category, the 14 carat gold scrap prices were up by $ 4.03…
Scrap PricesJuly 22nd 2019
Canfor Declares Capacity Reductions at B.C. Sawmills
The above capacity reductions are likely to reduce Canfor’s annual lumber production by approximately 400…
Rubber and WoodJuly 19th 2019
Conifex Sawmill Closure Leads to Financial Crisis in Fort St. James
The announced state of local financial crisis will be in place for a period of…
Rubber and WoodJuly 19th 2019
WGC Survey Foresees Continued Robust Central Bank Demand for Gold
The survey found that nearly 75% of the central banks buy gold in the form…
GoldJuly 19th 2019
Sonoco Delivers Solid Results Despite Slowdown in Market Demand
The net sales for the quarter were $1.36 billion, down marginally from $1.37 billion during…
Paper RecyclingJuly 19th 2019
West Fraser’s Earnings Dip on Lower Commodity Pricing Across Segments
The increased mill productivity resulted in 5% surge in quarterly lumber production, in spite of…
Rubber and WoodJuly 19th 2019
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