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#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire

Bare, uncoated, unalloyed copper wire free of attachments. All the insulation has been removed from the wire and it is free of solder and paint.

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#1 Copper Tubing

Bare, uncoated, unalloyed copper bus bar/pipe free of attachments.

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304 Stainless Steel

Must be analyzed and have no attachments. Commonly found in kitchen equipment.

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316 Stainless Steel

Must be analyzed and have no attachments. Used in food and boat industries.

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500/750 Insulated Cable

Insulated Copper Cable with rubber jacket.

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AL Extrusion

Must not contain other alloys of aluminum and be free of zinc corners, iron attachments, felt, plastic, paper, cardboard, and thermo break.

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Alternators

Found in cars, trucks, and other vehicles, they are filled with wound copper wire.

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Aluminum Cans

Free of foil/tin/plastic/liquid/ garbage/etc. Can be crushed or whole.

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Aluminum Copper Radiators

Free of brass/iron/plastic.

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Aluminum Radiators

Auto radiators free of steel/plastic/liquid.

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Aluminum Rims

Free of rubber tire/dirt/attachments. Free of Lead Wheel Weights.

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Aluminum Scrap

Aluminum Scrap: Many variations of aluminum, ask scrap yard.

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Aluminum Siding

Clean of plastic coating/foam/dirt/steel. Remove steel nails for clean price.

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Ballasts

Consist of copper inside of them, found in lighting fixtures.

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Bare Bright Copper

Bare, uncoated, unalloyed copper wire free of attachments.

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Brass Radiators

Free of steel sides and no coolant inside.

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Brass Scrap

Many variations of copper, ask scrap yard.

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Brass Shells

Little plastic/dirt/steel attached or residue inside w/out primers.

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Bronze

Free of high lead contamination or steel.

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Car/Truck Batteries

No holes, battery intact. Lead-acid batteries. Labeled "PB".

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Cast Aluminum

Clean casted aluminum without steel/rubber/attachments.

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Catalytic Converters

Must have both ends of exhaust cut off so scrap yard can see inside.

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Christmas Lights

Separate these from other wire due to the higher plastic content from the bulbs and other insulation.

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Circuit Breakers

Many scrap yards will buy these as low bearing copper material.

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Clean ACR

Free of brass/iron/plastic.

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Clean AL Wire

Free of steel, plastic, rubber. Insulated cover is removed and no steel.

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Compressors

Drained from oil/fluids from AC Units/Cooling Units.

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Copper Transformers

Has a steel core with copper windings surrounding it. Could have an outer case surrounding the copper as well.

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Dirty ACR

Plastic/iron/steel attached.

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Dirty AL Extrusion

Dirty aluminum with plastic, rubber, contaminants on or as part of it.

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Dirty AL Radiators

Auto radiators with steel/plastic (no liquids).

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Dirty Roofing Copper

Roofing copper with heavy tar, wood, or attachments.

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Electric Motors (Copper)

Whole motor without heavy steel attachments (pumps, bases, loose iron).

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Forktruck Battery

Steel encased lead acid batteries, they will be bought for less than a normal car battery price.

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Heliax Wire

Cell Phone Wire, several kinds, contact your yard to explain which you have.

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Insulated Aluminum Wire

Aluminum Wire covered by jacket, free of steel.

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Insulated Copper Wire

Romex, CAT 5/6, Aluminum Jacketed BX w/copper inside.

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Insulated Steel BX

Steel clad jacket with copper wire inside.

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Lead

Soft Scrap lead with no steel/foil/paper/brass or attachments.

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Lead Batteries

No holes, battery intact. Labeled "PB" on fine print.

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Lead Shot

Lead from bullets.

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Lead Wheel Weights

No iron clips attached.

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Non Magnetic Stainless Steel

Must not stick to a magnet, have steel or other items attached.

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Old Sheet Aluminum

No plastic/steel/glass/dirt on the material.

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Painted Aluminum

Window Frame, AL Siding, that has been painted.

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Plumbers Brass

Mixed Brass castings, taps, valves, rod brass, chrome plated brass.

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Prepared Aluminum

No dirt/steel/attachments.

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Red Brass

Free of high lead contamination or steel.

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Sealed Units

Drained from oil/fluids from AC Units/Cooling Units.

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Sheet Aluminum

No plastic/steel/glass/dirt on the material.

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Silver Plated Copper

Copper with a small amount of silver as the coating.

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Stainless Steel

Must not stick to a magnet, have steel or other items attached.

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Stainless Steel Sinks

Most sinks will have a steel ring going around the bottom and will be bought lower than clean stainless.

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Stainless Turnings

The excess from machine cut stainless steel free of oil or steel.

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Starters

Found in cars, trucks, and other vehicles, they are filled with wound copper wire.

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Steel Case Batteries

Used in machinery like forktrucks and forklifts, with lead-acid.

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THHN Wire

10-14 gauge wire, Spaghetti Wire, Solid copper inside.

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Wire Scrap

Many variations of copper, ask scrap yard.

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Wiring Harness

Wires inside of a heavy plastic from cars.

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Yellow Brass

Mixed Brass castings, taps, valves, rod brass, chrome plated brass.

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Zinc

Pure Zinc without any foreign material.

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#1 Prepared

Prepared scrap steel smaller than 5 ft by 2 ft and with a heavy gauge of ¼ inch or more.

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Automobiles

Scrap Autos are to be prepared by a licensed “auto recycler,” once processed free of gas tank, fluids, and battery it is densified or “crushed” for transportation purposes.

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Cast Iron

Coil or old water piping, castings or plates from machinery.

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Dishwashers

Could be sold as is for scrap.

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Dryers

Could be sold as-is for scrap.

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Refrigerators

Could be sold as-is for scrap.

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Tin

Household appliances (“white” goods), hot water heaters, and misc sheet steel.

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Washing Machines

Could be sold as-is for scrap.

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Water Heaters

Could be sold as-is for scrap.

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Cellphones

Old cell phones with/without batteries attached.

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Computer Wire

Wire from PC's, networking, and servers.

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CPU Chips

The “brain” of the computer. Different kinds like copper, ceramic, and more.

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Hard Drives

Where the content is stored.

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Laptops

Old laptops with/without battery is buyers' preference.

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LCD Monitors (working)

Intact screen, not broken, generally costs money to recycle.

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Low Grade Boards

From household electronics, little metal.

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Memory

Used to store and process computer data.

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Non-Green PC Board

Found in many newer computers, make sure that they have aluminum heatsinks and other attachments removed.

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PC Boards

Holds crucial components and connects all the pieces. Plastic connectors, gold contacts.

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PC Tower

Towers must be intact with motherboard, power supply, hard drive, and all other components inside.

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Power Supplies

What cools the computer and powers it. Wires can be attached.

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Printers/Fax Machines

Ask dealer.

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Servers

Used to store massive amounts of data.

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Telecom Equipment

Ask dealer.