Ferrous Metal

There are over 20 ferrous metals. A ferrous scrap metal is MAGNETIC.

Ferrous scrap metal is scrap iron and steel. This includes scrap from old cars, household appliances, steel beams, railroad tracks, ships and various metal containers.

If you’re unsure, give us a call and we’ll be able to advise you.

Non-ferrous Metal

Non-ferrous metals are widely used for electronic applications. They contain no iron or steel
and have NO MAGNETIC PROPERTIES.

Some non-ferrous metals and examples of common uses include:

Although there is less non-ferrous scrap than ferrous scrap, it is often worth more financially. Millions of tons of non-ferrous scrap metal are recovered by processors like us and consumed by secondary smelters, refiners, ingot makers, fabricators and foundries.