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Western Metals Recycling Opens New Albuquerque Recycling Facility

On January 25, 2011, Western Metals Recycling (WMR) opened its newest scrap metal recycling plant at 4550 Broadway Boulevard SE, adjacent to its sister company’s used auto parts retail store, U-Pull-&-Pay (UPAP). The new yard is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Call the new Broadway facility at (505) 962-2100 for directions or more information.

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David Joseph Establishes Phoenix Arizona Office

The David Joseph Company (DJJ) is pleased to announce plans to open a brokerage office in Phoenix. The new office represents another step in DJJ’s strategy to better serve its worldwide customers. This opening is the third brokerage office DJJ opened in the past three years: the Hong Kong office opened in late 2008 and the Switzerland office opened this past summer.

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The David J. Joseph Company Celebrates 125 Years in Business

The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), the Cincinnati-based global scrap broker, processor and logisticsprovider, is celebrating its 125th anniversary. The company traces its roots back to the mid 19th century, when German immigrant Joseph Joseph started a hide and fur trading business in Cincinnati.

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The David J. Joseph Company Named Scrap Company of the Year

At the first annual American Metal Market Awards for Steel Excellence ceremony on June 22, 2010, The David Joseph Company (DJJ) was named as “Scrap Company of the Year”. According to Keith B. Grass, President and CEO, “This award from American Metal Market is quite an honor. The hard work and dedication of all of our employees – – over 2,200 worldwide – – helped earn this prestigious award.”

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David Joseph Establishes Switzerland Office

The David Joseph Company (DJJ) is pleased to announce the opening of an international office in Switzerland. The new office represents another step in DJJ’s strategy to expand its global presence while striving to become closer to its worldwide customers.

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River Metals Recycling Opens Greenfield State Avenue Cincinnati Yard

On February 1, 2010, River Metals Recycling (RMR) celebrated the opening of its newest feeder yard at 1951 State Avenue in Cincinnati. Located near the intersection of State Avenue and Ernst Street, the site spans nearly 8 acres. The yard is open from Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. to noon. The new State Avenue phone number is (513) 244-2134.

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Trademark Metals Wins 2010 United Safety Council Award

On January 22, Trademark Metals Recycling (TMR) received the prestigious Florida/United Safety Council Award. Trademark Metals Recycling (TMR) was selected to receive the Safety Achievement Award in the “small” company category (businesses with 1 – 500 employees). This marks the fourth time in five years that TMR received this awa

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David Joseph Establishes Hong Kong Office

The David Joseph Company (DJJ) is pleased to announce the opening of an international office in Hong Kong. The new office represents another step in DJJ’s strategy to expand its global presence while striving to become closer to its worldwide customers.

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Nucor Acquires American Compressed Steel

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, August 26, 2008 – Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, The David J. Joseph Company (“DJJ”), has completed the acquisition of substantially all the assets the American Compressed Steel operations of Secondary Resources, Inc. American Compressed Steel is based in Kansas City, Missouri, and also operates facilities in St. Joseph and Sedalia, Missouri. American Compressed Steel employs 112 people and processes nearly 180,000 tons annually.

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Nucor Acquires Metal Recycling Services Inc.

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, April 2, 2008 – Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that it has completed the acquisition, at a very attractive multiple, of substantially all the assets of Metal Recycling Services Inc. (“MRS”) based in Monroe, North Carolina. MRS, founded in 1999, operates a full-service processing facility (including an automobile shredder) and two North Carolina feeder yards. MRS employs 150 people and expects to process 220,000 tons annually. MRS will operate under the Metal Recycling Services, LLC name.

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Nucor Acquires Galamba Group

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, April 2, 2008 – Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, The David J. Joseph Company (“DJJ”), has completed the acquisition, at a very attractive multiple, of substantially all the assets of Kansas City, Missouri-based Galamba Metals Group. Galamba, founded in 1977, operates a total of 16 full-service scrap processing facilities in Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas (including two automobile shredders). Galamba employs 385 people and processes over 500,000 tons annually.

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Nucor Acquires David J. Joseph Company

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, February 8, 2008 – Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that it has signed a Purchase Agreement to acquire the stock of SHV North America Corporation, which owns 100% of The David J. Joseph Company (“DJJ”), its related affiliates and real estate, for approximately $1.44 billion. The David J. Joseph Company will be a wholly owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation and will maintain its headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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DJJ And Ferrous Processing Create Gemini A Full-Service Industrial Scrap Recycler

CINCINNATI, OHIO and DETROIT, MICHIGAN, March 27–The David J. Joseph Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Ferrous Processing & Trading Co., Detroit, Michigan, announce the formation of a joint venture, Gemini Recycling Group LLC (Gemini), which will provide scrap management services for targeted industrial companies. GEMINI will be based in the Detroit area.

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Superfund Recycling Equity Act

On November 29, 1999, President Clinton signed into law the Superfund Recycling Equity Act (Pub. Law 106-113). This law clarifies Superfund to state that recycling is not disposal and shipping for recycling is not arranging for disposal.

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