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MRES Scrap

(814) 629-9400

Honest Deals & Excellent Scrap Metal Prices in Stoystown, PA


MRES Scrap makes a point of offering the best scrap metal prices in Stoystown, Pennsylvania. At our scrap yard, we're honest, and we accept a wide variety of scrap metals. Read about the prices for our scrap metal recycling down below.

Current Scrap Metal Prices for a Wide Variety

MRES Scrap is the one-stop-shop for responsible metal recycling because we offer fair rates for various weights and metals. Our prices are competitive and our service is honest, both of which are available to residential and commercial clients. You’ll love the difference we can make for your property and your pocketbook. Plus, the rates don’t get better than ours, and of course, there’s the added benefit of having a local place to drop off scrap after a project is completed.

The key to our scrap steel prices is the weights. We measure in hundredweight (CWT) for tins, iron, and steel and in pounds for copper, brass, aluminum, and stainless steel. Not sure which type you have? Check our scrap specifications page for a guide to identifying various metals. Even if you’re unsure of how much you have of each, we’re more than happy to work with you to separate them out so you can earn a fair deal on what you give us.

Our business is here to help you recycle metal responsibly while earning a little cash on the side. We can process and recycle both ferrous and non-ferrous metals, making us the perfect place to visit after your demolition or remodeling project. Scrap metal prices are in the chart below. Contact us for more information on how our services can help you.


Prices Subject To Change Without Notice

Prices Effective January 15, 2020

#1 & #2 Mixed 5' X 2' $7.25 CWT
P & S -- 3' X 2' $7.50 CWT
Clean Tin (See *)

$4.50 CWT

Tin Cans $0.10 CWT
Cast Iron $7.25 CWT
Cast Window Weights $0.10 CWT
Steel Shot $0.10 CWT
#1 & #2 Any Size $6.00 CWT
P & S -- Any Size $6.50 CWT
Dirty Motors

$7.00 CWT

Hubs & Rotors $7.50 CWT
Appliances (See ***) $4.50 CWT
Shred $4.50 CWT
Diesel Motors $1.00 CWT
Steel Turnings $2.00 CWT
#1 Copper $2.12 LB.
#2 Copper $1.84 LB.
Light Copper $1.70 LB.
Red Brass $1.50 LB.
Yellow Brass $1.26 LB.
Yellow Brass Shells $1.20 LB.
Auto Radiators $1.20 LB.
Heater Cores $1.05 LB.
Insulated Copper Wire $0.57 LB.
Communication Wire (See **) $0.11 LB.
Dirty Copper & Brass $0.01 LB.
Aluminum Sheet $0.18 LB.
Aluminum Siding $0.24 LB.
Aluminum Cast $0.13 LB.
Aluminum Cans $0.27 LB.
Aluminum New $0.27 LB.
Aluminum & Copper Radiators $0.79 LB.
Aluminum Car Rims $0.32 LB.
Aluminum/Chrome Wheels $0.23 LB.
Aluminum Truck Wheels $0.33 LB.
Aluminum Turnings $0.13 LB
Aluminum Foil $0.01 LB.
Clean Die-Cast $0.27 LB.
Dirty Aluminum $0.04 LB
Stainless Steel $0.27 LB.
Stainless Steel Turnings $0.10 LB.
Dirty/Magnetic Stainless $0.01 LB.
Wheel Lead $0.05 LB.
Lead (Soft) $0.32 LB.
Lead (Hard) $0.12 LB.
Car Batteries $0.16 LB.
Industrial Batteries $0.10 LB.
Electric Motors $0.10 LB.
Starters Aluminum Nose $0.08 LB.
Alternators $0.15 LB.
Sealed Electric Motors & Electric Ballasts $0.03 LB.
Electric Hand Tools & Power Tools $0.02 LB.


Specific Notes:
*Clean tin only, no tin-coated items such as tin cans, painted cookie tins, ornamental tins, etc.
**Communication wire accepted is only CAT 5 and telephone wire.
***Refrigerant must be drained from appliances.

For Whole Cars:
Car title needs to be surrendered at the time of sale. All tires, gas tanks, fluids, and batteries need to be removed from cars.