TIPS FOR RECYCLING
Did you know that scrap metal recycling diverts 145 million tons of materials away from landfills? Do you want to cash in on this trend? If you are interested in getting into scrap metal recycling or you’ve been doing it for a while here are some great tips for scrap metal recycling.
Separate Your Metals!
If you want to get the most money for your scrap metal then the best tip out there is to separate all of your metals by type. For example, put your ferrous metals, aluminum metals, copper metals in their separate piles when delivering it to the scrap yard.
Is it Magnetic?
A small magnet will tell you if you have ferrous versus non-ferrous metal. If the magnet sticks it is ferrous.
Separate Your Products
Separate your metals, wood, glass, concrete and plastics.