Sustainable Management Corp.
Nickel/Stainless - Moderator
In 1976, Michael Friedman was hired as a scrap buyer for Colonial Metals and trained to sort brass and bronze. His first brokerage company, Friedman Metals, focused on copper-based alloys.
Friedman sold this company in 2000 to ISA Recycling in Louisville, Ky. His current company, Sustainable Management, was founded in 2009. The company trades difficult-to-recycle materials containing Ni, Co, Mo, W, Ta, Cu, Sn, Zn, Ge, Ru, Re, Au, Ag, Pt, Pd, In, and Hf in metal and oxide form to smelters, refiners, and chemical companies throughout the world.