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Emerging Trends in Metal Recycling

Humans have been salvaging and reusing scrap metal for a while, and the practice has proved effective from an environmental and economic perspective. Notably, the properties of metals, such as steel, iron and copper, do deteriorate with repeated melting and casting. That said, metal recycling has continued to change since old recycling practices are no longer viable. Notably, modern metal recycling practices have been developed due to emerging trends affecting the industry. Read More 

2 Tips for Easily Distinguishing and Separating Small Pieces of Scrap Metal for Recycling

Whether you are just starting to collect scrap metal or have previously only been taking larger pieces to the recycling centre, you may be wondering how you can incorporate smaller pieces into your loads. While these smaller pieces may not seem like much individually, if there are many pieces of the same type, you may have already figured out they can add up quickly. Especially if you plan to recycle tiny objects such as bits of wire, nuts, bolts and even bottle caps, you may be thinking there has to be an easier way to sort and keep them organised without having them scattered around your property. Read More 

How Does Metal Scrap Recycling Help the Environment?

One of the biggest debates that have been going on in the recent past is the effects that humanity is creating on the environment. Mining metal ore is an activity that has been around for centuries. Currently, there are countless mines around the world. However, metal resources are getting depleted faster than they can replenish themselves.  Additionally, the cost of processing the ore and making purified metal out of it also leads to unnecessary energy expenditure. Read More 

How to Classify Different Forms of Scrap Metal For Recycling

Most people already know the significance of recycling scrap metal. However, making the most out of scrap metals that aren't correctly sorted is difficult. The recycler will not sort the items to ensure you get the best value. Due to this, you will end up making less, which is discouraging if you intended to make a substantial amount of money. So, whether you want to recycle scraps to make extra money, have opened a scrap metal business, or you're erecting a structure using recycled scrap metal, it is essential to know and identify your metals. Read More 

Items that Can Jumpstart Your Scrap Metal Income

One source of income that is becoming increasingly popular with some people is scrap metal. If you have a scrap metal company near you, then you already have one of the most important things you need for this type of income. If you think you are ready to start a scrap metal collecting and reselling business, here are some items that can jumpstart your business and are easy to find. Read More