We Now Buy Steel and Iron (min. 500 lbs.)

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In Business Since 1979

West Seattle Recycling
3881 16th Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98106
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Voice: (206) 935-4255
Fax: (206) 935-1791

Open Mon–Sat. 9a – 5:30p

 

  Prices
ALUMINUM CANS
Quantity price / lb.
under 25 lbs. 37¢
over 25 lbs. 40¢
over 100 lbs. 43¢
over 200 lbs. 45¢
Requirements: All cans must be clean of scrap garbage, plastic, glass, cigarettes, paper and tin cans. Please empty all liquid. We will deduct for moisture. We accept, but don't pay for clean aluminum foil and pie plates.

ALUMINUM SCRAP
Quantity price / lb.
under 25 lbs.
37¢
over 25 lbs.
40¢
over 100 lbs.
43-45¢
Irony/dirty scrap aluminum
10-12¢
Extrusion, solids / clips, rims / wheels
45-56¢
Irony extrusion
38-43¢
Requirements: Scrap aluminum includes siding, door and window frames, auto and machine parts, lawn furniture, pots and pans. Remove all contaminants such as nails, screws, rivets, bolts, wood, plastic, caulk and rubber to get full price. We no longer accept transmissions or heavy irony aluminum engines effective Nov. 1, 2006

 

 
NEWSPAPERS
Quantity price / lb.
under 200 lbs. 2¢
over 200 lbs. ¢
over 500 lbs. 3-3½¢
Requirements: Please do NOT include junk mail, magazines, boxes, phone books, etc. You may bring in your paper bagged, or bundled, however we will cut strings and remove plastic or paper bags at the scale.

HI GRADE PAPER
Quantity price / lb.
white ledger / computer
6-7 ¢ per lb.
color/coated
4 ¢ per lb.
over 500 lbs.
4 ¢ per lb.
Requirements: Please remove junk mail, ream wrappers, self-adhesive stickers, cardboard,plastic, glued bindings, etc.

 

 
NON-FERROUS METALS
Quantity price / lb.
copper #1
$2.35-2.50
copper #2
$2.25-2.30
insulated copper wire:
hi grade
$1.80-1.90
med grade
$1.10-1.20
low grade
$.65-.90
brass (red, yellow)
$1.55-1.80
radiators (clean)
$1.05-1.55
radiators (w/steel)
$.80-1.05
stainless steel
(clean)
20-28¢
lead
25-.35¢
irony non-ferrous
25-65¢
car batteries
$5.00 each, $6.00 for 5 or more
Requirements: Price will vary according to the "grade" or type of each particular. Remove all contaminants to get best price. Bonus prices always given for large quantities. Please ask for a personal price quote.
 
FERROUS METALS
Quantity price / lb.
less than 500 lbs
only accepted
4 over 300 lbs ¢
over 500 lbs
5 ¢
over 1000 lbs
5 ¢
Requirements: We reserve the right to reject material. no cars, very long, bulky or heavy items, no enclosed containers such as fuel cylinders or gas tanks, compressors, spray paint cans, oil drums, anything with oil or other fluids. No glass, excessive plastic, foam or wood. No refrigerators, freezers, microwaves or any other hazardous material.

PRINT OUR COUPON BEFORE YOU COME IN!: Print your recycling coupon and get 3 extra cents per lb.

WE ACCEPT WITHOUT PAY: Glass jars and bottles, flattened cardboard, junk mail, magazines, phone books, plastic bottles, jars and tubs, steel and iron (<500lbs) and tin cans, appliances.

WE CHARGE FOR: we do not accept refrigerators, freezers or microwaves.

WE DO NOT ACCEPT: Plastic food containers/cups/utensils, trays, styrofoam, buckets, motor oil, tires, yard waste, wood, trash/garbage,  window glass, computers, monitors, printers, etc. 

 

 

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