OCTOBER 2010
                                        

Schnitzer acquires SOS Metals Island Recycling

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. has acquired substantially all of the assets of SOS Metals Island Recycling of Maui, Hawaii.

“SOS is a supplier of ferrous and nonferrous materials, which strengthens our operations in Maui and all of the Hawaiian Islands,” said Don Hamaker, president of Schnitzer Steel’s metals recycling business.

SOS Metals Island Recycling has been recycling scrap metal from the Maui community for nearly five years. Terms were not disclosed.