Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.42/lb Updated 04/24/2024
Steel National Average $202.64/ton Updated 04/24/2024
Aluminum National Average $0.44/lb Updated 04/24/2024
Catalytic Converter Average $73.21/each Updated 04/24/2024

Platinum

Last updated: 2 weeks ago
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$56.75/lb

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About Platinum

Do Scrap Yards Buy Platinum?

If you have scrap platinum laying around your house or construction site and need to scrap it, find a yard near you with the iScrap App. Platinum can be used in many different applications like catalytic converters, labratory equipment, electrodes and jewelry. Platinum will need to be analyzed by your scrap yard and have no attachments.

Where Can Platinum Be Found?

Platinum found in catalytic converters is hard to get to so be sure to bring whole Catalytic Converter to a scrap yard to get the best prices considering all of the platinum is inside. If you are trying to remove the Platinum from a catalytic converter you will most likely lose money from it because the metal isn’t refined to pure levels. To get the best prices for platinum, make sure it is clean and separated from the rest of your scrap metal. Also call more than one yard near you. The only way to truly know if you have platinum or not is by using an XRF Analyzer, or by sending the material out to be tested by a lab.

How To Determine Platinum Prices

Sometimes different yards will have different platinum pricing. Getting the best Platinum Scrap Prices can be easy with the scrap yard directory found on the iScrap App. If you have a large load of platinum or other metals, the iScrap App can help you schedule a pick up with the container request form. Scrapping your metal is easier than ever with the iScrap App.
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Top Non Ferrous Metals

Gold $30784/lb
Silver $325/lb
Large Foreign Cat $200/each
Large GM Cat $165/each
Zorba $155/ton
Small Foreign Cat $105.00/each
Small GM Cat $85.00/each
Catalytic Converters $73.21/each

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Yards around Ashburn, VA that accept
Platinum

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Potomac Metals-Sterling

45655 Woodland Road Sterling, Virginia 20166

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Potomac Metals-Manassas

11900 Livingston Road Manassas, Virginia 20109

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Potomac Metals-Springfield

6619 Iron Place Springfield, Virginia 22151

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Potomac Metals-Ranson

410 16th Ave Ranson, West Virginia 25438

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Potomac Metals-Beltsville

5215 Holland Drive Beltsville, Maryland 20705

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Kirby Metal Recycling

5832 Kirby Road Clinton, Maryland 20735

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Potomac Metals-Waldorf

2 Henry Ford Circle Waldorf, Maryland 20602

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Midshore Recyclers Inc

6012 Shiloh Church Hurlock Rd Hurlock, Maryland 21643

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