Miller Scrap Iron & Metal receives certifications

Minnesota firm certifies to R2:2013 and RIOS:2006.

January 31, 2014
Recycling Today Staff
Certification Electronics

Miller Scrap Iron & Metal, scrap metals and electronics recycling company in Winona, Minn., has announced that it has been certified to R2:2013 (Responsible Recycling Practices) and RIOS (Recycling Industry Operating Standard) 2006 standards.

RIOS is the quality, environmental and health and safety management standard developed by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. for recyclers, while the R2 standard, administered by R2 Solutions, sets forth requirements relating to the environmental, health, safety and security aspects of electronics recycling.  

“Miller Scrap’s positive reputation in the recycling industry was built on being honest, working hard and developing long-term relationships," says Jerry Miller, president and CEO of Miller Scrap Iron & Metal. "We are extremely proud of our company’s history, our employees and their strong work ethic.”

He adds, “The R2 and RIOS certification process has already helped our company continue to become more proficient and effective.”