Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.10/lb Updated 03/27/2023
Steel National Average $220.00/ton Updated 03/27/2023
Aluminum National Average $0.51/lb Updated 03/27/2023

Scrap Metal Laws in the US

Scrap Metal Laws In New York

Check NY Scrap Metal Prices on the iScrap AppIf you are searching for New York scrap yards or information to contact a local yard, it’s also important to know the laws and regulations of the region. When selling your metal for recycling, there are regulations that protect both the seller and the buyer. Some of the important processes for New York scrap metal laws are below. You can read through them to be familiar with them before you sell your metal recycling. Also the iScrap App Team has also provided detailed information below with the latest detailed regulations and resources.

Summary of New York Scrap Laws:

  • Records: New York scrap yards have to keep records of transactions for buying scrap metal for 2 years.
  • Driver’s License: Scrap yards in New York State must take a copy of the scrapper’s driver’s license or state-issued ID when selling metal.
  • License Plate Information: The seller’s car description and license plate information must also be kept on file when at a scrap yard.
  • Get Further Details From New York 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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