Scrap rate today in United States

Get today's or the latest prices for metals from different scrap yards across United States. These rates are from 500+ Scrap Yards in different provinces.

Scrap metal rate today
Metal Price ($) Updated
Stainless Steel Breakage $0.24/lb 05/04/2024
Stainless Steel $0.31/lb 05/04/2024
Speakers $0.01/lb 05/04/2024
Solid Core Heliax $0.20/lb 05/04/2024
Small GM Cat $85.00/each 05/04/2024
Small Foreign Cat $105.00/each 05/04/2024
Silver Plated Copper $2.59/lb 05/04/2024
Silver $325.00/lb 05/04/2024
Shreddable Steel $162.51/ton 05/04/2024
Sheet Aluminum $0.46/lb 05/04/2024
Servers $0.33/lb 05/04/2024
Semi-Red Brass $2.14/lb 05/04/2024
Sealed Units $0.21/lb 05/04/2024
Scrap Iron $200.93/ton 05/04/2024
Rotors $261.20/ton 05/04/2024
Romex® Wire $1.62/lb 05/04/2024
Rod Brass Turnings $1.42/lb 05/04/2024
Rod Brass $2.03/lb 05/04/2024
Regular Domestic Cat $50.00/each 05/04/2024
Refrigerators $3.45/each 05/04/2024

Steel: Steel is the most commonly recycled metal in the world, and the US is no exception. This durable and versatile metal is found in a wide range of products, including cars, appliances, and construction materials. Scrap steel is often melted down and reused in the production of new steel products.

Copper: Copper is a valuable scrap metal that is commonly found in electrical wiring, plumbing fixtures, and other construction materials. Because of its high conductivity and durability, copper is a popular choice for many industrial and consumer products. Scrap copper can be melted down and reused in the production of new copper products.

Brass: Brass is an alloy made from copper and zinc that is commonly used in plumbing fixtures, electrical components, and decorative items. Because of its corrosion resistance and durability, scrap brass is often melted down and reused in the production of new brass products.

Lead: Lead is a heavy and malleable metal that is commonly used in batteries, construction materials, and ammunition. Although lead is a toxic material and requires special handling, it is often recycled and reused in the production of new lead products.

Zinc: Zinc is a versatile and widely used metal that has numerous applications in various industries. It is often used as a coating to protect other metals from corrosion and is also used in the production of alloys, such as brass and bronze.