Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.60/lb Updated 06/15/2024
Steel National Average $178.16/ton Updated 06/15/2024
Aluminum National Average $0.49/lb Updated 06/15/2024
Catalytic Converter Average $75.93/each Updated 06/15/2024

Scrap Metal Laws In


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If you are a Washington resident or doing any scrap metal recycling in the state, it’s important to know the scrap laws. The Washington scrap metal laws are applied to all scrap yards throughout the state and have to be followed. Usually established to prevent and limit theft, the scrap laws are in place to protect the scrappers and yards buying metal. Below the iScrap App Team has outlined some of the basic scrap laws in Washington. You can read further detailed information that was gathered from public resources.

Summary of Washington Scrap Laws:

  • Payment Restrictions: There are payment restrictions for scrap in Washington, which state payments are made 10 days afterwards by a non-transferrable check.
  • Fingerprints: Washington scrap yards are required to take fingerprints of sellers of metals in the state.
  • Vehicle Information: Scrap yards must keep the description of the vehicle, including license plate number.
  • ID Information: Anyone selling scrap in Washington must provide the scrap yards with their driver’s license for records.
  • Get Further Details From Washington Organizations on Scrap Laws
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