What the Scrap Campaign Needs

Ruttenberg, Harold J.
October 1942
New Republic;10/5/42, Vol. 107 Issue 14, p401
Focuses on the failure of the steel industry in the U.S. to collect adequate supplies of scrap iron and steel for the manufacture of war supplies and presents suggestions to deal with the inadequacy. Information on the industrial accidents that took place due to the scrap shortage; Report by the American Iron and Steel Institute on the operation capacities of open-hearth furnaces; Recommendation by Philip Murray, president of Congress of Industrial Organizations, for the creation of a War Scrap Action Board; Necessity for a representative scrap agency.


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