What to Look for in a Trusted Scrap Recycling Partner

October 30, 2018  

Regardless of the industry in which you work, if your business produces scrap, or if you are an individual who is in possession old farm equipment, or other types of scrap metal, scrap recycling is a must. To be sure, scrap recycling not only helps your business to maximize its profits but also clears up space and puts you or your business at the forefront of responsible recycling efforts.

But before you hire just any company to buy and process your scrap, you should know what to look for in a trusted scrap recycling partner. Here are some key characteristics of a trusted scrap metal services company:

  1. Experience

Our team of professionals knows that when it comes to scrap recycling, experience makes a huge difference. This is because scrap management and processing is a large undertaking and one that can take years to effectively refine. At Scrap Metal Services, LLC, we have been providing scrap services for clients for over a decade, and have quickly grown to a worldwide leader in the scrap recycling industry.

  1. Comprehensive Services

We provide myriad services for our industrial partners. These services include management of all logistics, transportation services, container recycling services, railcar dismantling, ship decommissioning, processing of ferrous and nonferrous materials, demolition services, and more. We are your one-stop-shop for all of your scrap metal recycling needs; you’ll never need to work with outside third parties.

  1. Commitment to Worker Safety

Worker safety is at the forefront of our approach to scrap management and processing. We maintain written health and safety policies, always do business within OSHA compliance and federal regulations, and maintain accident reports and a thorough investigation process.

  1. Commitment to the Earth

We know that improper scrap metal recycling and dismantling services can be hazardous for the earth and that our workers and our planet face risks ranging from asbestos exposure, radioactive material exposure, pollution exposure, and more. We believe that recycling is one step in the goal to be more sustainable. We recycle in the most planet-friendly way possible, always adhering to EPA guidelines and best practices.

  1. Putting Clients First

Finally, you want to work with a company that puts you first. We listen to our clients, pay top dollar for scrap, and handle all logistics. Working with us is easy, and you’ll always be met with honesty and transparency.

Start Recycling Scrap Today

The right company will meet all of the above criteria. At Scrap Metal Services, LLC, we are ready to meet with you and learn more about your scrap recycling needs. Call us today at 708-730-1400 or send us a message using the form found on our website.