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Metal Recycling

Are Scrap Metal Recycling Centers Safe?

Of all the common myths about scrap metal recycling, the idea that recycling centers are unsafe or risky persists most stubbornly. This myth continues to stop many people from enjoying the rewards of metal recycling.  At Action Metals Recyclers, we aim to provide a secure, welcoming environment to all of our customers. Join us as

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Metal Recycling

Can You Recycle Brake Rotors?

The short answer is, yes! Brake rotors are an excellent source of scrap metal that can be recycled for cash at our Dallas recycling center.    Made primarily of iron, brake rotors also contain small amounts of other metals like copper, nickel, chromium, and molybdenum. By properly prepping your old brake rotors for recycling, you

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Recycling Tips

How to Recycle Stainless Steel Scrap

Stainless steel is found in many household and business items, from kitchenware to industrial equipment. While durable, these items eventually wear out or become obsolete. Rather than throwing old stainless steel in the trash, recycling it can provide extra income. With proper preparation, your stainless steel scraps can fetch top dollar at metal recycling facilities

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Scrap Metal

How to Tidy Up and Cash In With a Scrap Metal Audit

As a business owner, you likely have excess or obsolete scrap metal piling up around your facilities. Old equipment, spent tooling, leftover materials from jobs – it all adds up over time.    While it may seem easier to let the scrap metal accumulate, a regular scrap metal audit can help you reclaim valuable space

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Preparing Your Radiator for Scrap Metal Recycling

Radiators are common items that often end up in scrap yards when they fail or need to be replaced. Their copper and aluminum materials can be quite valuable as scrap metal. If you have an old radiator to get rid of, it’s easy to prepare it for recycling and receive some cash in return.   

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Brass Metal Recycling

Why Should You Take Advantage of Brass Recycling?

Brass is a versatile metal alloy composed primarily of copper and zinc. It is commonly used in plumbing fixtures, musical instruments, ammunition casings, and decorations. With its bright gold color and durability, brass has become popular in many industries.    However, brass production requires mining for copper and zinc and energy-intensive smelting processes. While many

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