Posted on 14 September 2018 by Admin
Have you ever wondered what non ferrous metal is as opposed to ferrous metal is?
By definition, non-ferrous metals are types of metals and alloys that don’t contain iron. They include numerous metal families, such as well-known nickel, lead, and brass; precious metals such Read morePosted on 28 March 2018 by Admin
If you’re about to get rid of some old gym equipment – hold on and don’t rush. Your best bet may be to sell that used equipment to a scrap metal dealer. Whether you’re a gym owner or a fitness enthusiast, you can make some Read morePosted on 01 June 2017 by Admin
Scrap iron actually includes both pure iron and steel. That’s because steel is made of iron. It means that everything from nails and screws; to pots and pans; to car parts and electronics; to pipes and plumbing; all contain iron and/or steel. It’s pretty much anywhere in your Read morePosted on 19 January 2017 by Admin
This is one of the most frequent questions in the scrap metal industry, particularly for those who are serious collectors. And understanding the differences can have a considerable bearing on the buying and selling of scrap material. In simple terms, ferrous metals DO contain iron, and Read morePosted on 21 December 2016 by Admin
Most scrap metals are easy, practical, and profitable to recycle. And whether the scrap is collected domestically, or by scrap metal businesses, most of the scrap finds its way to a processing facility. The thing is, metal holds its value far better than the other recycled materials, like Read morePosted on 29 November 2016 by Admin
Probably the biggest mistake when customers are choosing a scrap metal dealer is to focus only on the best price. And while this is certainly an important factor when it comes to making a living, there are other factors that should be given equal consideration. After all, choosing a scrap metal Read morePosted on 18 July 2016 by Admin
Posted on 12 June 2016 by Admin
Global warming and environmental issues no longer seem like distant problems. They are now real, and undeniably affecting the world we live in today. Nowadays, recycling is recognized as one of the key ways to salvage our beloved planet before it is too late. The good news is that Read more
We all know the common items we should recycle. Paper, plastic, and compost pretty much hit the nail on the head. There is, however, a lot of confusion surrounding metal recycling. It’s just as important to know what metals you should be Read morePosted on 12 May 2016 by Admin
Now that the spring season has started, we’ve likely done some spring cleaning around the home, and even at work. You may have donated old clothing, canned foods, or small things around the home you have no need for anymore. But have you ever thought of getting rid of other items, such as Read morePosted on 25 June 2015 by Admin
Scrap metal recycling is an enterprise for both scrap collectors and scrap dealers. The materials are valuable, and in demand, but it’s important to determine if collecting is going to be occasional or if it’s going to be Read morePosted on 13 March 2015 by Admin
The greatest potential for financial payoff in scrap collection is scrap metal that is in high demand. For those collecting scrap metal as a business (or part-time business) high demand scrap will deliver the best prices. Copper, aluminum, and iron are the most common scrap metals, and are Read morePosted on 11 November 2014 by Admin
Supplying scrap metal to the right metal recycling company, means so much more than simply making an easy profit off of unwanted metal scraps.
Where you send your scrap metal, can make all the difference, not just for yourself and other parties involved, but for people all over, Read morePosted on 11 November 2014 by Admin
There is a new currency running through the asphalt jungles and it’s the oldest type of currency on Earth – metal!
Alternative ways of making money, such as scrap metal, are constantly springing forth due to modern economical circumstances, as well as employment boundaries Read morePosted on 13 August 2014 by Admin
If you’re collecting scrap metal in Toronto, the greatest potential for success is collecting scrap that is in high demand. And if collecting scrap has turned into a business, or even a part-time business, then high demand Read morePosted on 17 July 2014 by Admin
It’s hard to know if the average person can really appreciate the value of scrap wire. As a society, we waste so much, and dump so much, it seems unlikely that the average person sees any value in that trash. But for the scrap metal collector, the value is measurable, especiallyRead morePosted on 12 July 2013 by Admin
Whether it’s our home, our businesses or in industry, we’re constantly creating huge amounts of waste metal, all of which should be recycled. Scrap metal processing begins with the collection of waste material in a way that reflects the amount and purity of the scrap itself. Read more