1/18/18 Scrap Price Report: Steel Prices Are Strong

Good Day iScrappers! With the markets continuing to push ahead and the stock markets rising what seems like every day we continue to hope that 2018 turns out to stay on this strong path. With precious metals being such a talk of the town lately, we wanted to go a little into how precious metal […]

1/10/18 Scrap Price Report: Did Copper Hit 4-Year High?

iScrappers! We welcome you to our second week of 2018 and we hope that you have continued to stay warm and enjoy these prices that are really heating up. With oil prices up, copper prices up, and with the markets for steel seeming to be holding steady if not increasing we are really optimistic going […]

Guide To Selling Scrap Carbide

If you are a full-time scrapper or a contractor you have most likely come across carbide scrap at some point in your career. Carbide is a unique scrap metal that is used in very specific industries and equipment. Commonly found in machine shops and drill bits, carbide scrap is a valuable commodity due to the […]

Common Measurements in Scrap Metal Recycling

Scrap metal is an industry of numbers. Prices, weights, net weight, tares, and so many other factors. It’s important to know how your scrap yard scales operate and be knowledgeable about all the measurements that go into selling and buying scrap metal. Asking questions at your scrap yard is a good way to find the […]

1/3/18 Scrap Price Report: Markets Are Going Up

Good Day iScrappers and Happy New Years! With the markets almost back in full swing, we will continue to monitor what the prices will do in 2018 and hope that it mimics what we saw back in 2017. With the oil markets continuing to push on, and such positive news coming in the metals markets […]