5/24/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Slightly Jumps

Good Day and Happy Memorial Day Scrappers! We know that with the unofficial kickoff to the Summer of 2017 coming this weekend that we have to be ready for a lot of grills to be getting thrown out and that’s your chance to scrap them all! Non-Ferrous Scrap Market Update Copper prices rose over the […]

4 Helpful Ways To Use WD-40

Whether you are scrapping or are using different tools on a regular basis at your job, WD-40 is a great accessory to have on hand for many reasons. We have found that a lot of scrappers use WD-40 for many different jobs or tasks they are looking to complete to make their job more efficient. […]

How Do Catalytic Converters Work?

CATS prevent gas emmissions

A Catalytic Converter is one of the most valuable parts of scrap within your vehicle, however it is one of the most important for the environment too. The catalytic converter is valuable for the previous metals that make up the inside of it, however those valuable metals have a large part of the filtering less […]

5/10/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Continues To Drop

Hey iScrappers! With oil prices down…we love having the price at the pump down, but ultimately we will see this hit happen with our steel prices taking a hit overall. We will see the prices start to decrease, and you couple the overall commodity markets with many of the political and other world problems and […]

5 Essential Tools Every Scrapper Needs

Always have a toolbox handy while scrapping

When you are searching for scrap metal every day or working on large jobs on the go, it’s always important to have the right tools. Having the right tools can be the difference between wasting time and making a profit off materials. As you begin to scrap longer and understand what tools work best for […]

6 Steps to Starting Your Own Scrapping Business

How to get started scrapping

Many scrappers ask us for instructions on starting your own scrapping business or how to expand to get larger jobs and clients. We have the basic steps below to help you get your scrap business going on a larger scale. Each category has a linked article with more helpful details. Towards the end we will give […]

4/19/17 Scrap Price Update: Copper 3-Month Lows

Hey iScrappers! What a week it has been with overseas news, copper drops, steel decreasing and more…let’s get right into it, but don’t forget every Wednesday at 1pm EST we have our LIVE update on Facebook that you can tune into! Watch Our Facebook Live Session Scrap Non-Ferrous Price Update With the prices of oil […]

Where Can You Find Scrap Metal?

Looking for scrap metal can be a daunting task, especially if you are new to the scrapping world. While it’s easy to say you can find scrap “everywhere”, there are some more common places you can find various types of metal for recycling. Where Are The Best Places To Find Scrap Metal? One of the […]

Can You Scrap License Plates?

Ever wonder if you can scrap your old license plate for some extra cash? Well you’re in luck, we have some information on how to scrap your license plate and make some money on them. Unlike street signs which are harder to scrap, license plates are your property and can be recycled for scrap earnings. How To Prepare Your […]

7 Places to Find Scrap in the Spring

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Spring is here and that means there are much more opportunities for you to find scrap around your community. There are few places to find scrap in the spring time if you keep an eye out, so you can contribute to the community clean ups and also your pocket. Find Scrap In These Places During The […]