2/28/18 Scrap Price Report: Are Steel Prices About To Go Up?

Hello Scrappers! We hope that everyone has been busy and have been enjoying these higher prices on copper and aluminum. We’ve also seen an increase in the steel prices, and which is very good going into the springtime. Non-Ferrous Scrap Markets Copper Prices Just Jumped Today We saw copper prices increase a bit before our report […]

How Your Clothes Are Exactly Like Scrap Metals

It is funny because we always talk about different types of scrap metals and how to dress while scrapping, but we wanted to combine the two for a fun comparison, so let’s see how it works. Pants or Steel Pants are one of the first things that you put on in the morning, and because […]

2/20/18 Scrap Metal Report: Copper Dropped, Brass Is Strong

Hey Scrappers! With Presidents’ Day behind us, we start to have a beginning of market coming about. With the price is still remaining steady, we have been very optimistic and continue to be optimistic going into the rest of the first quarter of 2018. This week with the holiday we have an abbreviated version of […]

How To Properly Scrap Car Batteries

How to properly get car batteries (and other lead-based batteries) ready for scrap is not always the same as other scrap metals. Scrap is not all created equal and handling batteries is very tricky and should be handled correctly. Scrap batteries, especially lead-acid batteries, are not always easy to transport because if handled improperly they could […]

2/14/18 Scrap Price Report: Did Copper Prices Recover?

Happy Valentine’s Day Scrappers! With the holiday of love here, we hope that you will be loving some of the news that will be bringing you today. With copper prices up about $0.08 this week, we are happy to see the prices are recovering after last week’s drop, and hopefully, they will be rising along […]

2/8/18 Scrap Price Report: Market Turmoil

Good Day Scrappers!!! Despite the stock market in turmoil over the last week, we have been very happy with the metal prices and hope to see the strength of commodities continue for the first quarter of this year. Many people have asked us what’s going on with the stock market, but it’s very complicated question […]