For the average household, scrap metal recycling has some simple benefits – you’re redirecting waste from landfill sites; you’re recycling valuable materials; and you’re making a little cash at the same time.Read more
If you’re looking to recycle scrap metal from around the house, it may also turn into some extra cash for your trouble. For many homeowners, scrap metal recycling begins at home with some very common items – all of which can be taken to a local scrap yard.
Naturally, thereRead more
With metal recycling, there’s often confusion between ferrous and non-ferrous metals. It’s actually quite simple – ferrous metal contains iron and non-ferrous metal does not. The important thing is that each type of metal (ferrous and non-ferrous) has unique qualities.Read more
If you’re looking to make money selling scrap metal you need to have a well-organized plan. You need to have a good scrapyard as a partner. You need to understand market prices. And you need to know how to best collect, separate, and prepare all of your scrap metal.
There are many reasons as to why you may want to recycle your scrap copper in Brampton, as copper recycling has numerous benefits for you and the environment. Recycled copper is almost as valuable as the original copper: the metal is simply collected, melted down, and manufactured as a new copperRead more
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 suchRead more
There’s no shortage of news about US metal tariffs and the Canadian economy. The problem is in understanding the essentials. According to industry experts, President Trump’s tariffs against the world (and Canadians) are not necessarily a “shot against Canada.”Read more
Here’s the question. Do you really understand all of the chatter around Canadian and American steel and aluminum tariffs? Do you know which industries are going to be affected? Do you know how the average consumer will be affected? Chances are, except for the huge headlines, most of us haveRead more
In most cities and towns, you can recycle metal in a “mixed” recycling container. This usually occurs on a weekly basis. For larger pieces of metal and higher volumes of scrap, you can deliver these to a scrap dealer and actually get paid.
Almost every type of metal isRead more
In understanding the best scrap metal to sell, it’s important to understand the various metals that are in common use today and easy to find. Clearly, some metals are more valuable than others, and depending on market prices can vary from month to month. For the serious collector,Read more