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Category: Scrap Recycling

Factors that Affect Scrap Metal Prices

January 15, 2019, 6:18

Whether you’re a business owner that purchases scrap metal post-processing, or an individual or a business owner that sells your scrap metal for processing, understanding how scrap metal prices are set is important. Consider these primary factors that affect scrap metal prices in the United States, and feel free to reach out to one of … Continue reading "Factors that…

Industry Insights for the Scrap Metal Industry

January 01, 2019, 2:02

The scrap metal and scrap metal recycling industries are a very important part of U.S. revenue and economic wellbeing, generating billions of dollars every year and providing numerous jobs. Of course, like all industries, year-over-year changes and fluctuations in the market are common. Here are some industry insights for the scrap metal industry for 2018 … Continue reading "Industry Insights…

What Are Nonferrous Materials and How Are They Processed?

December 25, 2018, 3:39

Most metal recycling operations focus on the recycling and processing of ferrous materials. However, nonferrous materials are important too and are desired by parties in numerous different industries. At Scrap Metal Services, LLC, we manage both ferrous and nonferrous metal processing. What Does Nonferrous Mean? Nonferrous materials are those materials that do not contain iron … Continue reading "What Are…

How Will Tariffs Affect Metal Prices?

December 11, 2018, 2:29

Tariffs, including what they are and how they work, can be complicated to understand. What’s more, if you are employed or run a business in an industry that relies heavily on metal, you may be wondering how tariffs will affect metal prices. Here’s a brief overview of what you need to know- What Are Tariffs? … Continue reading "How Will…

Environmental and Economical Benefits of Scrap Metal Recycling

November 27, 2018, 1:39

Recycling scrap metal rather than taking it to the landfill is the just smart thing to do, period. In fact, not only can recycling be great for the earth–after all, recycling limits the amount of natural resources that have to be extracted and utilized–but it also has numerous economic benefits, too. Consider some of these … Continue reading "Environmental and…

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