expands recycling business into Asia electronics market
Toronto, ON— Noranda Inc.
is expanding its recycling activities with the opening of a new
subsidiary, Noranda Recycling Inc. (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd located
in Penang, Malaysia.
Noranda Recycling Malaysia was
created to provide enhanced local service to existing Noranda
customers and strengthen the company’s global service offerings
to original equipment manufacturers in the electronics industry
looking for worldwide recycling solutions.
Noranda is one of the world’s
largest recyclers of electronics, operating four plants in the
U.S. and one in Brampton, Ontario, Canada dedicated to electronics
The Malaysia office will source
copper and precious metal-bearing scrap streams from electronics
manufacturers in Asia. These materials will be shipped to Noranda’s
recycling facilities in San Jose, California and East Providence,
Rhode Island for sampling, then sent as feed to the Horne smelter