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 […]

3.7 Million…A Number You Won’t Believe Happened in 2016

In 2016… 3.7 Million Visitors Searched For Prices on the iScrap App As 2016 comes to a close, we reflect as a company on the accomplishments we have made in bringing the scrap industry resources and information needed to make the job easier and make more money scrapping. With drastic price changes and market news, the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Why Do Scrap Metals Have Different Prices?

All scrap prices are not the same.

Whoever said that all prices of metals should be the same…was obviously a little crazy. That is like saying that all car prices should be the same, or any other material or commodity should be priced the same. We wanted to give some perspective as to why scrap prices for different metals are completely different […]