Looking for a place to bring your scrap Cast Iron to? Locate a scrap metal yard in the area with the iScrap App and contact them for the latest price of cast iron. Homeowners with scrap metal can bring their cast iron to a scrap yard and get paid for their material with the current Cast Iron Scrap Prices. If a construction site, demolition job, or rip-out job have a large amount of Cast Iron scrap, a scrap metal pick or container can be requested through the iScrap App.
Contact the local scrap yard for their latest scrap iron prices and other scrap metals, so you know what you are getting up front for your material. Checking the current cast iron price can make or break your scrap metal clean up. See more Scrapping Videos here.
Cast iron can come from all different places and you have to make sure that you check with your scrap yard before you mix anything with the cast iron and expect the same pricing. Cast iron is most commonly found in pipe and casting forms, but there are many other applications for it as well. Grates and sewer plates are often made of cast iron, and if you have a relationship with the town or a contract to get rid of those items make sure to keep them separate.
Finding cast iron is not as hard as you may think. Cast iron is all over the place and when you are out looking for scrap there are a lot of common items to look for including:
Cast iron will normally appear very rusty when it is outside for a while and when you drop it from a high enough area it should break into a lot of pieces. This is one of the best “cast iron” tests when you are trying to figure out exactly what you have.