Schnitzer Steel Industries Announces Change to Media Contact

  Schnitzer Steel Industries Announces Change to Media Contact

Business Wire

PORTLAND, Ore. -- September 16, 2013

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:SCHN) announced today that Tom
Zelenka, Vice President of Environmental and Public Affairs, has assumed
responsibility for media relations and communications. Tom takes over from
Chip Terhune, who is joining Cambia Health Solutions where he will oversee all
aspects of their federal and state government affairs. “We thank Chip for his
many contributions to the Company and appreciate all that he has done for us
and our industry. We wish him the best in his new position,” said Tamara
Lundgren, Schnitzer’s Chief Executive Officer.

Tom Zelenka can be reached at tzelenka@schn.com, 503-323-2821.

Contact:

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.
Investor Relations:
Alexandra Deignan, 646-278-9711
or
Media Relations:
Tom Zelenka, 503-323-2821
or
ir@schn.com
www.schnitzersteel.com