Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.54/lb Updated 05/26/2024
Steel National Average $204.47/ton Updated 05/26/2024
Aluminum National Average $0.47/lb Updated 05/26/2024
Catalytic Converter Average $75.93/each Updated 05/26/2024

Scrap Metal Laws In


Sell your scrap metal to an Alabama scrap yard near you

Before visiting the local scrap yard in Maryland, it’s important to know what laws and regulations are in place for scrap metal recycling. When selling metal to a scrap yard in Maryland, some laws are important to know as the seller. Staying updated on this information can help your trip be easier and quicker at the scrap yard. Below the iScrap App Team has put together some of the most important points to know about scrap metal laws in Maryland.

Summary of Maryland Scrap Laws:

  • Records: Scrap yards have to keep a record of sellers to their business including a description of the material purchased.
  • Driver’s License: Scrap yards are required to keep a copy of the state-issued ID of the seller.
  • Vehicle Information: Along with the materials description, the yards in Maryland must have on record the license plate and description of the vehicle the seller had.
  • Law Enforcement: Yards must report transactions by the next business day to local law enforcement.
  • Tag & Hold: There is a 15-day tag and hold policy in Maryland on materials purchased.
  • Get Further Details From Maryland Organizations on Scrap Laws
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Trending scrap yards near you


MD Core, LLC.

6519 Quad Ave Baltimore, Maryland 21205

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Potomac Metals-Waldorf

2 Henry Ford Circle Waldorf, Maryland 20602

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Potomac Metals-Beltsville

5215 Holland Drive Beltsville, Maryland 20705

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Midshore Recyclers Inc

6012 Shiloh Church Hurlock Rd Hurlock, Maryland 21643

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