9/20/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Prices Takes Hit

Good Day iScrappers! We hope that you are staying busy, scrapping often, and have been updating your phones with the new iScrap App that is available on the iTunes and the Google Marketplace. We have spent a lot of time making sure that these would be providing you with more and better pricing than ever […]

9/13/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Still High, But Sees Dip

Hey Scrappers! We hope that you are all staying busy, enjoying these prices, and making sure to get your daily hustle on! We hope that all of you who were affected by Hurricane Irma or Harvey are doing as well as possible and the recovery process has started to take affect. Join us and donate […]

9/7/17 Scrap Price Report: China Could Affect Wire Prices

Hey Scrappers! With so many things going on in the country our prayers continue to go out to the people in the Gulf Coast and Houston as well as for the upcoming storm in Florida. Please be safe and careful. With the markets continuing to charge ahead, we have seen more prices then EVER being […]

8/30/17 Scrap Price Report: 3-Year Highs AGAIN

Good Day Scrappers! First and foremost we want to send out our best wishes to anyone that has been affected by Hurricane Harvey. We hope that you are staying safe, we hope that your spirits are as high as they can be, and that you continue to make American proud with your resilience. Onto the […]

8/23/17 Scrap Prices Report: Copper Climbs to 3-Year High

Hello Scrappers! With the new iOS App out and running we are now working on testing the Android version and hope to have that ready by the end of August or shortly into September…we are now making it even easier to find prices online for scrap yards, report prices online, and to see what is […]

8/16/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Continues To Be Aggressive

Hey iScrappers! With the market going up up up…we hope that you have been capitalizing on this! With the prices going so high, people have mixed feelings on where the market can go for the next few weeks and months. While people see new production and products coming into focus like hybrid cars, electronics and […]

7 Common Types of Aluminum Scrap

Aluminum cans are baled during the recycling process

When scrapping you may come across a wide variety of scrap aluminum. While there are several materials that are classified as “aluminum” there are many different types that are priced and sorted differently at scrap yards. Below we have some of the common types of aluminum scrap you will come across when scrapping. Sheet Aluminum– […]

Scrapping Aluminum Wire & Why It Can Pay Off

If you have insulated aluminum wire or bare aluminum wire, there are a few things to keep in mind to ensure that you receive the best price at your scrap yard. Insulated aluminum wire is used in replacement of copper wire in many instances to be a cheaper and easier solution. While it is not […]

8/9/17 Scrap Price Report: Another Increase for Copper?

Hey Scrappers! We hope that you are out there hustling it up and cashing it in because WOW what a scrap market it has been!!! We have been watching the scrap markets in depth the last week, and really talking to people in different industries to see what is going on and what they think […]

6 Preventative Measures for Scrap Metal Theft

Keep your scrap out of sight

One of the biggest problems in the scrap metal industry is theft. There are constant news articles of the latest thieves getting caught on camera and those that got away, this time. State & federal governments across the world are aggressively trying to battle the increase of copper thefts with legislation. As a scrapper, contractor, […]

8/2/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Keeps Climbing

Scrappers….it’s like we have closed our eyes and woke up in scrap copper heaven!!! WOWOWOW. What a week it has been. With copper near 3 years highs it is almost too crazy to believe that this is happening right now. We have seen copper and other associated metals have a crazy spike over the last […]

7/26/17 Scrap Price Report: Our Advice? Sell.

Hey iScrappers!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Extra ! in here for a reason!). WOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOO! Copper prices have passed two year highs. Let’s throw up our hands and start celebrating and really hope that this sticks. Over the last week what a rally we have seen in the red metals market. Let’s dive into all of the news that […]