11/15/17 Scrap Price Report: Prices Moving Before Holidays?

Happy Thanksgiving Scrappers! With Turkey day around the corner we will not be doing a live session next week, but getting ready to chow down and enjoy some quality time with friends and family.  The scrap markets have been up and down the same percentages over the last week with the overall markets still being […]

[INFOGRAPHIC] 9 Tips To Make More Money on Scrap Metal

Best tips to make more money when recycling scrap metal

Looking for top tips for scrapping? The iScrap App Team has put together a visual guide to help you make more money on your scrap metal. These simple tips can make a HUGE difference in the value of your metal at your scrap yard. The iScrap App Team has put together some helpful tips to […]

6 Ways To Market Your Scrap Services

Tips on marketing your scrapper services

Whether you are scrapping full-time or you are doing it as a part-time job to make some extra money, it’s important to market your services. the iScrap App Team has put together some of the best marketing strategies for your scrap pick up services. Below you will see some of our tips and advice to […]

11/8/17 Scrap Price Report: What’s Really Happening?

Hey iScrappers! Scrapping has been a hell of a weird year but we have seen so many prices rising over the last 6 months..and we can add steel back to the list of increases. The steel market is up, partially due to the oil market increasing and overall we are in a good place to […]

11/1/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper + China = Questions

Hey iScrappers! We hope that you have been enjoying these high prices, cashing in on the market uptick and are crossing your fingers for a higher rate in the ferrous markets as well. This week we are going to go over one of the new futures of the scrap industry and also going to go […]

Beginner’s Guide: Scrapping 101

Getting started with scrapping and recycling metals, can be an overwhelming task for someone that isn’t familiar with the scrap industry. It is also difficult to find information that is good for beginners that can clarify exactly where to get started. The iScrap App team has years of experience in the scrap industry and lives […]

6 Ways To Maximize Your Scrap Metal Profits

Continued from Part 1… Thanks for joining us on our journey through the Eyes of the Scrapper Series. Below is Part 2 that is diving into the best ways you can maximize your profits and ensure you aren’t missing any important weights, prices, or money from your trip to the scrap yard. It’s important to […]

10/24/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Prices Stay Strong

Good Day to You iScrappers! Hopefully, scrapping has been going well and you have been continuing to be busy and gaining more customers and different types of materials to scrap. We have been talking to more and more people that have been scrapping lately and they have been doing a great job telling us stories […]

Looking for Scrap Prices Near You?

  If you are searching everywhere to find scrap prices near you, the iScrap Online Website, iPhone App, & Android App can help. With thousands of scrap yards listed in the US and Canada, our directory allows you to search your area and find scrap prices in the area. We have scrap yards that are Premium […]

10/18/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Hits 3-Year Highs!

Good Day Scrappers!!! We hope that you are staying busy and are able to really get a lot of material flowing now that copper is at a 3-YEAR HIGH!!! Wow, what a week that it has been. With so much speculation on the markets over the last few weeks of the downturn we have finally […]

10/11/17 Scrap Price Report: Where Are Prices This Week?

Hey iScrappers! With the scrap prices going all over the place we are happy to report that the overall market has been much higher on the non-ferrous side of things then it had all of September. With copper prices jumping up we have seen a massive amount of prices being reported and WOWOW is that […]

Why Do Scrap Yards Have Weight Requirements For Steel?

A common question we find among scrappers is why they aren’t getting paid for smaller amounts of steel or iron at their scrap yards. Having a minimum on steel purchases is a common procedure that scrap yards have across the US and Canada. To help scrappers and recyclers understand why scrap yards would do this we […]