2/22/17 Scrap Price Update: Are Prices Jumping Again?

Hey iScrappers!!! With almost 2 full months of 2017 gone…is this where you saw the scrap prices going? All the way up! We have seen the markets continue to react positively even with some minor push backs over the last few weeks…but let’s get into more detail now. Copper, Aluminum, & Non-Ferrous Scrap Update Many […]

How Do You Scrap A Computer?

Scrap metal recycling for computer recycling

Many homeowners have a desktop computer in their house. If you are looking to upgrade to a laptop, it can be difficult to find a place to recycle your old computer. After you have found a local scrap yard that accepts electronic waste or e-waste, you can bring your computer to be scrapped. Scrap yards […]

2/8/17 Scrap Price Update: Quick Increase Causes Decrease For Steel

Good Day iScrappers!!! We hope that you have not only been busy, but have been reporting and checking out others reported prices across the US and Canada…we have seen SO MANY prices getting logged in that we thank our users and hope that everyone continues to use them. Over the past week we have seen […]

2/1/17 Scrap Price Update: Steel Prices Take A Drop

Hey iScrappers! We hope that the last week has treated you well and across the US that some of the scrap prices have risen in multiple yards that you are working and dealing with. One of the things that we have talked about over the last few weeks are starting to come into fruition…and those […]

1/26/17 Scrap Price Update: How Trump Is Changing Market

Hello iScrappers! With a new President in office we will be tuned in over the next few weeks and months to see what changes start to take place and how these changes will affect the overall scrap market…President Trump has talked a lot about infrastructure improvements, and hopefully these will lead to positive movements in […]

1/4/17 Scrap Price Update: RAM Boards & Copper Prices

Happy New Years and Welcome to 2017 iScrappers!!! We hope that you had an enjoyable holiday season and were able to spend a lot of time with your family, friends, and stopping by your neighborhood scrap yards to cash in! With the New Year up and in full swing we are able to get ready […]

6 Money-Making Tips for Organizing Your Scrap

bins are useful for separating your scrap

We always mentioned how important it is to separate your scrap metals before heading to the yard. We can’t stress that enough for many reasons. It makes the operation of unloading and weighing up easier, usually will make you more money by separating your metals, therefore you make more money! Win-win for everyone! Knowing Your […]

12/14/16 Scrap Price Update: Prices Remain High

Hey iScrappers! With only 11 days until Christmas we hope that you have been able to enjoy these great copper prices and have seen your scrap yards increase all of their prices over the last few weeks. The prices remain high considering how low they have been this year in scrap, but we can only […]

Different Kinds of CPU Chips For Scrap

Many scrappers and community members in our forum have asked us how to determine the differences in CPU chips when they are working with their e-scrap because it is not an easy thing to do…so let’s go over how to do it and how you should sort and separate your CPUs to maximize your profits […]

Truck Safety & Maintenance Could Save You Money

Keep your stash safe

Keeping good care of your scrapping truck (or vehicle) is important to maintaining a solid way to transport your scrap to the scrap yards. Having the right safety features and techniques in mind also make your scrapping a lot easier for everyone involved. Truck Safety Tips for Scrapping Personal Safety – To maintain the level of safety […]