Who we are . . .
International Steel Services, Inc. (ISSI) was
incorporated in 1989 to provide services to the steel industry in
environmental areas. Providing technology
and services in waste water and air pollution control, ISSI specializes in
the design, construction and operation of hydrochloric acid (HCl) recycling facilities. These acid regeneration facilities specialize
in the production of high-purity iron oxide. ISSI also specializes in the
marketing of iron oxide throughout the world, especially to hard and soft
ISSI can be deemed the successor company of PEROX, which was a subsidiary
of Pennsylvania Engineering. PEROX started building spray roaster type
recycling facilities in the early 1970's and owned and/or operated three
plants in the United States. In the late 1980's, PEROX ceased its
activities, and ISSI purchased the technical property of PEROX.
Our goal is to earn, maintain and enhance
ISSI's worldwide leadership in the design, installation and operation of
waste hydrochloric acid (HCl) recycling and iron
oxide production facilities.
We strive to develop and constantly search for optimum economical and
technical solutions, tailor-made for the diversified needs of our
Specifically, our aim is to provide an optimum balance for our customers' waste
recycling requirements and the economic value of the by-product iron oxide.
What is Acid Recycling?
Acid recycling is a process by which waste
hydrochloric acid (HCl), in the form of ferrous
chloride, from steel pickling operations is treated to produce recycled
hydrochloric acid (HCl) and iron oxide.
Why Acid Recycling?
costly disposal alternatives
secondary use for rinse water as process water in the recycling
operate on most common gases
What can ISSI offer?
. . . the ISSI management staff has over 50 years of combined experience
in the acid recycling industry.
- In the past 10
years, ISSI has built 27 acid regeneration plants ranging in size from 5 GPM to
to handle carbon-based steel and stainless steel waste acids.
purification technology to produce high purity iron oxide.