Maps & Lists - Various recycling operations and consumers of recyclables

Check out the Recycling Today Media Group's maps and lists of various recycling operations by market segment and consumers of recyclables:

20 Largest Paper Stock Dealers List (published December 2018)

This 20 largest paper stock dealers in North American as ranked by the volume of recovered fiber processed in 2017.


US Auto Shredder List & Map (published October 2018)

A list and map of the auto shredders operating throughout the United States. To view an interactive map, click here.

20 Largest Ferrous Scrap Recyclers in North America (published March 2018)

The largest ferrous scrap processors in North America as ranked by gross tons processed in 2017.

Secondary Aluminum Producers in North America (published January 2018)

A list and map of North America's secondary aluminum producers.

Wire Chopper Locations in North America (published October 2017)

North America's wire chopping operations listed by state and province.

Largest MRFs in North America
(published September 2017)

The largest material recovery facilities in North America as ranked by the tonnage of recyclables handled in 2016.

Largest Nonferrous Metal Recyclers 
(published April 2017)

A ranking of North America's largest nonferrous metals processors.

Ferrous Scrap Melting Facility Map
 (published January 2017)

List and map of US ferrous scrap melting facilities.

Certified Electronics Recyclers List & Map (published May 2016)

A list of electronics recyclers certified to the R2 (Responsible Recycling) and NAID (National Association for Information Destruction) Certification of Sanitization Operations and Hard Drive Destruction in list form, with a link to e-Stewards certified recyclers. 


Scrap Theft Compliance Guide (published October 2014)


This quick-reference guide summarizes the requirements of state regulations intended to curb materials theft.



20 Largest Multinational Scrap Recyclers (published July 2012)

The 20 largest multinational scrap recyclers as ranked by tons of ferrous scrap processed in 2011.

20 Largest Paper Stock Consumers in North America (published February 2012)

A ranking of the largest paper stock consumers in North America by tons consumed in 2011.

20 Largest Plastics Recyclers (published July 2011)

This list ranks the largest recyclers of postindustrial and postcommercial plastics in North America.

Largest Tire Processors in North America (published December 2010)

North America's largest scrap tire processors as ranked by PTEs processed in 2009.