• That's So Metal: The Importance Of Recycling Scrap Metal

    It happens all the time; you might consume a food product or drink a soda and chuck the container into the nearest trash can. But do you know that many common items such as these contain metal components that can easily be recycled? Read on for a quick look into scrap metal and why it's important to do your part in recycling! What Counts as Scrap Metal? It is first good to have a good understanding of what counts as scrap metal. [Read More]

  • Understanding How Scrap Metal Recycling Works So You Can Prepare Materials Before Taking Them In

    A scrap metal yard that takes in materials for recycling will often accept many different materials and types of metal. Still, the goal of the scrap yard is to sell the metal back to manufacturers and processors to be reused. How the scrap metal yard is set up and operated may differ from one business to the next, but the primary function of most yards is the same, and knowing how the system works can be helpful to anyone selling scrap for profit. [Read More]

  • 4 Frequently Asked Questions About Copper Recycling

    Everyone knows where to purchase a new home appliance like a fridge or oven. However, they sometimes do not understand how to dispose of the equipment after it has reached the end of its useful life. These appliances typically contain recyclable components made from metals like copper, which you can recycle. It is advisable to educate yourself about copper recycling before letting the scraps become a pollutant in your environment. Here are some frequently asked questions to guide you. [Read More]