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Metro Group acquires North American Recycling

Metro Group Inc., a metals recycling company headquartered in Salt Lake City, has purchased the assets of North American Recycling Inc., Nampa, Idaho. The acquisition of North American Recycling will give Metro a larger presence in Idaho.

January 25, 2017




Courting Retail Customers

Recyclers share the steps they have taken to reach out to retail clients and make their yards more welcoming.

December 6, 2016




Metro Group acquires Arrow Metals Trading

Metro Group Inc., a recycling company headquartered in Salt Lake City, has acquired Arrow Metals Trading, a brokerage company located in St. Louis. In a news release, Metro Group says the purchase will allow increased growth in the company’s international and domestic markets and deliver more opportunities for its customers.

October 14, 2016




Safety Series: Engineering Better Safety

July/August 2013

Our very own Lee Twitchell is quoted on safety!

The first major hazard-reduction opportunity is traffic and vehicle safety, and that starts at the front gate. Given the constant arrival, offloading, and departure of peddler and fleet trucks and other vehicles, it’s a never-ending, multi­layered challenge to keep drivers and pedestrians safe. “The idea is to keep drivers from being distracted.”




Utah’s Metro Group Opens New Plant

June 19, 2012

Metro Group Inc. has opened a new recycling facility in Salt Lake City, one of the company’s four plants operating in that metropolitan area. The latest plant will processes both scrap metals and recovered fiber.


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