On Tuesday, September 10, from 11 am – 2 pm, River Metals Recycling (RMR) hosted a Customer Appreciation Day.  RMR offered grilled hamburgers, hotdogs, soft drinks and more to show appreciation to over 125 of their loyal customers.Luis Menendez, Supervisor at the Xenia recycling location, stated “We are thankful for our terrific customers, and are honored that Marsha Bayless – City Mayor, Alan Stock – Xenia Township Administrator, WT Caldwell – Green County Highway Superintendent, Alan Liming – president/CEO of the Xenia Area Chamber of Commerce, representatives from Greene County Environmental Services and the Xenia township Fire Department joined us on this special day.”River Metals Recycling is the largest scrap recycler in Kentucky and in the greater Cincinnati area, with 9 locations in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio. RMR is headquartered in Crescent Springs, Kentucky and has nearly 300 employees.   RMR’s Xenia Ohio recycling center buys ferrous scrap as well as common household nonferrous scrap metal items like aluminum cans and other aluminum, stainless steel, copper and brass products. RMR is wholly owned by The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ).  Founded in 1885, DJJ is one of the largest scrap brokers/processors in the United States providing scrap brokerage, recycling and transportation services.  DJJ is part of Nucor Corporation’s family of companies.  Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Nucor is the leading purchaser of ferrous scrap and the largest recycler in North America, with operating facilities primarily in the U.S. and Canada.