(Washington, DC) – The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) today released the following statement regarding the confirmation of Brenda Mallory as Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ).
ISRI congratulates Brenda Mallory on being confirmed as Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality. Recycling is essential to manufacturing supply chain resiliency and to the economic and environmental health of all of our communities. We look forward to working with her and the CEQ on promoting recycling as a sustainable climate solution.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) is the "Voice of the Recycling Industry™." ISRI represents 1,300 companies in 20 chapters in the U.S. and more than 40 countries that process, broker, and consume scrap commodities, including metals, paper, plastics, glass, rubber, electronics, and textiles. With headquarters in Washington, DC, the Institute provides education, advocacy, safety and compliance training, and promotes public awareness of the vital role recycling plays in the U.S. economy, global trade, the environment and sustainable development. Generating nearly $110 billion annually in U.S. economic activity, the scrap recycling industry provides more than 500,000 Americans with good jobs.