Secondary Commodity Market increased 2.97%
Thursday February 01, 2018
Over the past 30 days The Secondary Commodity Index, which tracks market trends across 11 recycling industry sectors. advanced 2.97%.
Scrap Metals rose 3.80%, wastepaper was up 0.67% while recovered plastics increased 0.87%.
The Waste to Energy Index advanced 0.26%, Textiles unchanged, and activity in the recovered industrial minerals sector resulted in a positive 0.03%. Precious and exotic metals rose 2.10% and the scrap tire index was up 1.03%.
The Municipal Curbside Recycling Index increased 0.91%, Electronic Scrap was up 4.44% and the Automotive Recycling Index rose 5.01%.