|Scrap Metal||Scrap Price||Updated Price Date|
|Copper National Average||$3.10/lb||Updated 04/01/2023|
|Steel National Average||$220.00/ton||Updated 04/01/2023|
|Aluminum National Average||$0.51/lb||Updated 04/01/2023|
Established in 1953 and incorporated in 1972, Alco Iron & Metal Company, a family owned business, began operation on a quarter acre in San Leandro, California.
Still owned by the same family, Alco Iron & Metal now has four large locations in Northern California with a combination of over 35 acres. The company now employs more than 220 skilled employees including scrap metal buyers, processing crews, new & usable buyers, experienced sales staff, demolition experts, certified welders, and a complete fabrication shop staff. Alco holds four contractors licenses: A, B, Demolition & Fabrication.