Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.46/lb Updated 07/20/2024
Steel National Average $176.65/ton Updated 07/20/2024
Aluminum National Average $0.49/lb Updated 07/20/2024
Catalytic Converter Average $75.93/each Updated 07/20/2024

SCRAP NEWS | Aluminum

This Week’s Scrap Metal Prices & Market News

Scrap Market Stabilizes Amid Summer Heat: Key Insights on Copper and More! Report Date: 7/17/2024 Hello Scrappers! Surprise surprise! Two months after the market started a crazy spin in May, we have seen prices revert to previous levels and stabilize over the last couple of weeks. With copper prices stabilizing, we expect these prices to […]

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What’s A Scrapper’s Most Important Tool?

So, what is a scrapper’s favorite tool? A magnet! A magnet can tell you what different types of metals you have and help sort the more expensive metals from the cheaper grades. But did you know that sometimes you can make money selling different magnets? Scrapping Magnets For Cash Most magnets you will find will […]

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Common Equipment At Scrap Yards

Scrapping is a labor-intensive job. When you take apart your scrap metal and different materials at your shop or house, you know how many other tools are needed to get the job done. The simple task of taking apart a computer tower can take a few different tools. The same goes for scrap yards; they […]

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Will Your Yard Accept Crushed Aluminum Cans?

Aluminum cans have always been a favorite scrapper material. We frequently get the question: Should I crush my aluminum cans? You probably figure it saves space and is easier to bring crushed cans to the yard, and while that’s all true, our general answer is no. Why Some Yards Won’t Buy Crushed Cans Yards may […]

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12 Household Items You Can Bring To Your Scrap Yard

What Household Items Do Scraps Take? If you are looking to make some extra cash, try recycling scrap items that can be found around your house. We have a guide of everyday things that can be found throughout your house and brought to your local scrap yard. Most scrap yards take these items we are […]

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Guide to Scrapping a Washing Machine for Valuable Parts

If you’ve got an old washing machine sitting around and you’re wondering how to get the most value out of it, you’re in the right place. Here’s a comprehensive guide on scraping a washing machine effectively, separating valuable parts versus bringing in the whole unit. Which Parts Of A Washer Are Valuable? Washing machines contain […]

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What To Do With Computer Power Supplies

Hey, iScrappers! Are you looking to stay warm with something to do during winter and make money? Taking apart items like power supplies from computer towers may be your answer. Power Supplies can be taken apart, and you can often make 15-20% more money using your tool skills. So pull out your set of tools, […]

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Helping The Environment With Scrapping

The high value of copper has led to much unwanted press across the US for the scrap recycling industry from stories covering metal theft. Before you give the industry a bad reputation, let’s consider a few of the environmental impacts of the scrap metal industry. Did you know that 40% of the world’s raw materials is […]

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Scrapping An Above Ground Pool

Whether you’re replacing your pool or need to get rid of it, we can help! Scrapping an old pool can be a profitable endeavor during the summer months. This blog will guide you through scrapping a pool, including the types of metals you can salvage and how to maximize your profits when cleaning and separating […]

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What Are Cast Iron Radiators?

Radiators: There are so many types and from so many places. Radiators are used not only to heat things up but also to help cool things down. The type of radiator that you are talking about will affect the type of material you have. Cast Iron radiators are generally found in older homes. Hot water […]

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How Does the Scrap Metal Recycling Industry Work?

Scrap metal recycling is the process of recovering and processing scrap metal from end-of-life items or structures and manufacturing scrap to use it as a raw material to manufacture new goods. Scrap metal may be recycled many times without losing any of its properties. It provides the raw material for new goods while emitting far less […]

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What Metals Can You Scrap From A Car?

Whether selling your whole car or taking it apart for scrap, knowing what materials and common scrap metals can be found inside the average vehicle is essential. The iScrap App Team discusses some common metals and materials in a car. Many people know that cars are mostly made of steel, but plenty of other metals, […]

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