The scrap recycling industry is working to be a part of the solution to material theft. ScrapTheftAlert.com is a tool for law enforcement that allows you to alert the scrap industry of significant thefts of materials in the United States and Canada. Upon validation and review, alerts you post are broadcast by email to all subscribed users within a 100 mile radius of where the incident occurred.
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Note: Theft alerts remain active for a period of thirty days unless resubmitted by law enforcement. Inquiries concerning expired theft alerts should be directed to
For more information on scrap industry efforts to fight material theft, visit the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries website at www.isri.org/theft.
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