Molycop Appoints Ian Tooze as Company’s First Vice President of Global Sustainability.

Appointment reflects company commitment to driving business outcomes and delivering value through its environmental, social, and governance strategy. Omaha, Nebraska. –Molycop, a leading mining consumables and services company, announced today that Ian Tooze has been appointed as the company’s first-ever Vice President of Global Sustainability. In this role, Mr Tooze will add oversight of the […]


Our Molycop 360 recycling facility based in Cootamundra, NSW, Australia, was one of eight projects identified under the Federal Government’s Recycling Modernisation Fund (RMF) in partnership with the NSW Government’s Remanufacture NSW program. The funding will go towards the upgrade of our Cootamundra facility to create value-added products, including the recovery of steel to create […]

Interview with Ian Tooze, Vice President Global Sustainability

Tell me who you are and what you do at Molycop? Vice President of Global Sustainability with more than 35 years of experience in the manufacturing, industrial and mining sectors, working in a variety of roles across Engineering, Product Development, Operations, Marketing and Business Development. This is a completely new role at Molycop, why do […]


Molycop 360 becomes an accredited participant of Tyre Stewardship Australia in a commitment to developing sustainable markets and uses of end-of-life tyres and tyre derived products Michael Parker, President of Australian Operations, said “With the launch of our resource recovery business, Molycop 360, we are committed to building the circular economy, liberating value from waste streams and supporting […]

Energy Management Leaders: Sector Spotlight on Manufacturers Forum

Brett Allan, the General Manager of Supply Chain and Strategic Sourcing in Australia, recently participated in a virtual forum hosted by the Energy Efficiency Council to discuss our sustainability journey as manufacturer in Australia. Thank you to the Energy Efficiency Council for inviting us to participate and share our journey. A recording for the session […]

Molycop interviewed by the ABC into Australia’s economic recovery strategy post COVID-19.

We were invited by the ABC to comment and provide some commentary concerning our sustainability policy and experience in the renewable energy space, following the release of the EY report ‘Australia renewable export COVID-19 recovery package’, commissioned by the WWF. Michael Parker, President of Australasia is featured and interviewed in the story. Climate change is […]

Environmental Initiatives

Waratah Furnace Insulation Upgrade The Rotary Hearth Furnace at the Waratah Steel Mill heats steel “cheeses” which are then formed into rail wheels in subsequent forging and rolling operations.  Thermal imagery taken of the furnace revealed that a large amount of heat was being lost through the furnace roof due to poor insulation properties.  The furnace was […]