Metals Theft


Subject:
Crime , Theft

Description:
This site provides background about metals theft, which "has become an overwhelming problem across the country." It provides examples of and alerts about thefts of metal, such as metal artworks, water covers, copper cathodes, copper-clad railroad signal wire, and aluminum tent frame inserts. Also includes a FAQ and recommended practices for scrap yards for minimizing the risk of purchasing stolen scrap metal. From the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, and industry organization.

Publisher:
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.isri.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Materials_Theft&Template=/TaggedPage/TaggedPageDisplay.cfm&TPLID=153&ContentID=14163


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