When scrap metal is collected for recycling, there’s far less scrap that goes to landfill sites. This benefits both the economy and the environment – primarily because the recycled scrap is being reused over and over again. There are even more benefits to scrap metal whenRead more
For some, scrapping metal for recycling is just a side-line. For others, it can be a more serious endeavour, regularly dealing with a local scrap yard and earning some cash along the way. If you’re looking for Read more
Scrap metal recycling (including aluminum recycling) can take on many forms. You might be interested in getting involved as a sideline, or you may want to get serious and make some extra money. For some, it may take on a bigger scope byRead more
Like so many other changes associated with the COVID pandemic, scrap metal recycling has also undergone changes. Tal Metal, for example, is one of the leading scrap yards in Toronto that’s offering Read more
Collecting scrap aluminum can be a valuable and rewarding pass time due to its significant return on investment, and if you know where to look, it’s easier than one would think. In the auto industry, aluminum is being used in many parts, and those parts can be salvaged for scrap. Read more
Some scrap yards in Toronto will specify that they accept non-ferrous metals. For newcomers to scrap collecting and recycling, there can be some confusion between ferrous and non-ferrous metals. The difference is simple – ferrousRead more
Industry statistics show that aluminum recycling has more than doubled in volume during the most recent half-century. In fact, global recycling of aluminum is at a very high level these days. Clearly, businesses have found theRead more
Old electronic devices contain precious metals that can be profitable for recyclers. In fact, it's incredible how many electronic devices surround us on a daily basis – and most of them contain components that include metals like gold, silver, and copper.
Cell phones, laptops,Read more
If you’re about to dispose of large home appliances, don’t just throw them away. For one thing, the metal materials could be valuable to a scrap yard. For another, dumping huge machines like home appliances just fills up our landfill sites unnecessarily.
Many Read more
While scrap metal recycling is a great way to earn some extra cash, there are many other benefits that go beyond. In fact, the environmental benefits are far-reaching and contribute greatly to modern-day life. As one of the primary scrapRead more