Secondary Commodity Market decreased 0.19%
Thursday March 01, 2018
Over the past 30 days The Secondary Commodity Index, which tracks market trends across 11 recycling industry sectors. declined 0.19%.
Scrap Metals fell 0.37%, wastepaper was up 0.05% while recovered plastics decreased 0.88%.
The Waste to Energy Index declined 5.59%, Textiles increased 0.26%, and activity in the recovered industrial minerals sector resulted in a negative 0.14%. Precious and exotic metals fell 0.57% and the scrap tire index was up 0.41%.
The Municipal Curbside Recycling Index decreased 1.46%, Electronic Scrap was up 0.51% and the Automotive Recycling Index fell 0.85%.