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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
24th April, 2019: Scrap Gold and Platinum Prices Declined, Silver Up Marginally
In the Non-Hallmarked category, the 14 carat gold scrap prices edged lower by $ 3.33…
Scrap PricesApril 25th 2019
U.S. Nickel Scrap Exports Plummeted 10%
The key destination market for U.S. nickel scrap exports was Canada.
Metal Recycling NewsApril 24th 2019
WBMS: Global Copper Market Ended in Surplus
The reported copper stocks increased in Feb ’19 to close at a level higher than…
CopperApril 24th 2019
Nucor's 13% Surge in Consolidated Net Sales Boosts Earnings
The lower average selling prices and margins for sheet products badly impacted the company’s earnings…
Steel NewsApril 24th 2019
Cutting-Edge Plastic Recycling Facility Under Construction in Japan
ADREM expects the plant to be fully operational by mid-2021.
Plastic RecyclingApril 24th 2019
North American Sawmill Profit Margins Saw Substantial Decline
The margins of a number of sawmill in western U.S. and western Canada plunged to…
Rubber and WoodApril 24th 2019
55% Residents Oppose Proposed Ban on Plastic Shopping Bags
Only one-tenth of the respondents of the government survey supported paper bags.
Plastic RecyclingApril 24th 2019
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