The Action Metals Recyclers Blog

What Happens When Scrap Metal Isn't Recycled
Metal Recycling

What Happens When Scrap Metal Isn’t Recycled?

Recycling scrap metal is a great way to make extra cash, preserve the environment, and clear out space on your property. However, not everyone who has scrap metal to spare knows about the importance of recycling their unwanted metals. Leaving metals to rot on your property or out on the corner for general collection is

Read More »
Metal Recycling

Scrap Metal Recycling Throughout Time

Scrap metal recycling may seem like a modern movement, but the practice is actually centuries old. Over the years, the recycling process has evolved into what we know today. However, the spirit of reusing unwanted metals matters more than modern conveniences. Let’s take a look at the earliest examples of metal recycling and how our

Read More »
Differences in Brass and Copper Scrap
Brass Metal Recycling

5 Ways to Distinguish Your Copper Scraps From Brass Scraps

Two of the most sought-after scraps for scrap metal recycling are brass and copper. However, to the untrained eye, it can be difficult to find the true difference between the two metals. When it comes to earning top dollar on a scrap metal collection that contains both brass and copper, you’ll want to make sure

Read More »
Can you recycle bullets and casings?
Brass Metal Recycling

Can You Recycle Bullets and Casings?

Texas is a state that is chock full of hunting and gun enthusiasts. While the love for firearms is strong in the Lonestar State, most people don’t really want used casings or unusable ammunition just lying around their property. Disposing of these items is dangerous because they are deemed explosives, and even in the right

Read More »
Scrap Metal Recycling FAQs
Metal Recycling

Scrap Metal Recycling – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

To the team at Action Metals Recyclers, scrap metal recycling is just another day in life. Sometimes, we admit that it’s easy to take our daily operations in stride and remember that people and businesses that want to recycle scrap metal may have questions about our practices. We’ve gathered a shortlist of our most common

Read More »
Why does scrap metal pricing fluctuate?
Metal Recycling

Why Does Scrap Metal Pricing Fluctuate?

Many industrial businesses and people that collect scrap metal rely on scrap metal pricing to help them bring in some extra cash for their scraps. However, it can be frustrating at times when a person goes to sell scrap metal only to find that the price has fluctuated in a direction that doesn’t meet their

Read More »