Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.10/lb Updated 03/25/2023
Steel National Average $220.00/ton Updated 03/25/2023
Aluminum National Average $0.51/lb Updated 03/25/2023

Scrap Metal Laws in the US

Scrap Metal Laws In Illinois

report scrap metal prices for Illinois scrap yards near youWhen you are looking to recycle your scrap metal in Illinois, be sure to check with your local scrap yards for Illinois Scrap Metal Laws. It’s important to know what kind of laws to expect when you are selling your scrap metal. Illinois, like any other state, have their own set of scrap metal laws instituted. The iScrap App team has put together a basic guideline of what regulations Illinois scrap yards have so you know before you go. Read some of the basics below and you can learn more with our attached document.

Summary of Illinois Scrap Laws:

  • Records: Scrap yards are required to keep records of all purchases more than $100 for 3 years.
  • Payment Restrictions: When scrapping air conditioners with scrap yards in Illinois, yards are required to pay by check for purchases more than $100.
  • ID Records: Scrap yards in Illinois are required to get a copy of the seller’s driver’s license and a photo of the seller when selling material.
  • Photos: Scrap yards must also take a photo of materials when they are being sold in Illinois
  • Get Further Details From Illinois Organizations on Scrap Laws
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Information Current as of June 2016.

Disclaimer: The iScrap App Inc. does not take responsibility for any misinterpreted or mistaken legal information provided on this webpage or in the document. We cannot offer legal advice of the information provided. This information was taken from public websites (credentials attached) with official resources.

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