What Will President Trump Do For Scrap Metal?

By now you have heard all of the questions from the media and country about what plans President Trump has for the US economy and seemingly deteriorating infrastructure. With Donald Trump taking office on January 20, 2017 as the 45th President, we have some questions of our own about how his plans are going to affect the […]

1/18/17 Scrap Price Update: Are Prices About To Drop?

Hey iScrappers! With the first month of 2017 halfway done it is crazy to think of where the prices have started this year at…but let’s not get too excited that they are going to continue this climb. We are looking ahead to the market in February, and we may be in line for a slight […]

1/12/17 Scrap Price Update: Copper Jumps Into New Year

Hey iScrappers! Already in the 2nd full week of 2017 we have been seeing more and more prices being reported as well as prices CLIMBING across the US and Canada…let’s hope this keeps rolling. We have seen the copper markets jump and the ferrous and steel side of things has climbed as well…so let’s get […]

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 […]

12/28/16 Scrap Price Update: 2016 Wrap Up, E-Scrap, & More

Hey iScrappers and Happy Holidays to All! With the last few days of 2016 here…you will have to wait all the way until next year to get the next “What’s Up?” update from iScrap…hahaha (corny joke, but it’s ok). Over the week since Christmas happened we have not seen too much movement in the markets […]

12/21/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Drops…Steel Pops

Ho ho ho Scrappers! We hope that you are in for a very Merry and Happy Holiday season and we hope that you had time to cash your Christmas loads in already! With the copper prices falling about 15 cents over the last week we are hoping that you were able to cash in in […]

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 […]

12/7/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper, Steel Up

Hey iScrappers! Here we are already 6 days into December and we have seen a very strong end of the year push for most of the metals markets. We have not only seen copper jump to near two year highs, but also seen steel prices rebound nearly doubling their prices from earlier in 2016…..so let’s […]

11/30/16 Scrap Price Update: Aggressive Economy Helping Prices

Good Day to All Scrapper Nation! We hope that all of our American Scrappers had a nice Thanksgiving and ate too much and still have a turkey hangover! To the rest of you out there we hope that these increased prices are making you happy and we hope that going forward that we see a […]