The author of Junkyard Planet demolishes myths and misconceptions about the junk recycling business. ADAM Minter grew up with junk. He lived and breathed the scrap industry, literally. Article type: metered User access status: 3 Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights Tags / Keywords: Environment , Business , junk , scrap , Adam Minter , China , US , recycling , Junkyard Planet , book , author Found a mistake in this article? Report it to us. What is the issue about? Spelling and grammatical error Factually incorrect Story is irrelevant This field is mandatory This field is mandatory Email (optional) Please enter valid email. Report issue Report issue Cancel Invalid captcha response. Please re-try again. Thank you for your report!