(VIDEO) New docuseries shows how everyday items rely on recycled materials
Sierra International Machinery has released its documentary series Repurposed. Tune in on Thursdays, starting February 2, as Sierra's President and Co-Owner, John Sacco, narrates this multi-episode series to highlight various American metal and paper processors and recyclers to show how recycled materials are vital to manufacturing and the production of everyday goods. The new episodes can be watched on Sierra International Machinery's YouTube channel.
Repurposed will take viewers behind the scenes to witness how the items utilized on a day-to-day basis rely on recycled materials facilities, steel mills, foundries, and paper mills.
"Repurposed is a docuseries that tells the story of the importance of the materials recycling industry and the supply chain of raw materials to steel mills, foundries for aluminum, and paper mills," says John Sacco. "Repurposed also tells a story about green manufacturing and how our industry helps keep our communities clean, how our communities are a better place to live because the environmental stewardship of the recycled materials industry. This series is designed to change the narrative and ensure people understand the negative impact on their daily lives if the recycled material industry ceases to exist."
Sacco is joined by industry experts such as Jay Robinovitz, CEO of Alter Trading; Robin Wiener, ISRI president; Jim Keefe, executive vice president of GIE Media; George Adams, CEO and president of SA Recycling; and many more, to explain how vital the recycling industry is to our environment, infrastructure, and everyday health.