Why Recycle Scrap Metal?
Recycling scrap metal is certainly a money-making proposition for the recycler. But there are other, more altruistic benefits that the world gains when we recycle scrap metal. Consider these four benefits:
The more people recycle scrap metal, the more jobs we need to organize, process, and distribute those materials. This gives a boost to the economy as a whole.
Creating Less Waste
Reusing materials means less waste goes into landfills or ends up floating in the ocean.
The more we recycle our resources, the less need we have for new ones.
Recycling helps to ensure that the world we live in will be in the best condition possible for future generations.
What New Products Use Recycled Scrap Metal?
Recycling Partners sells millions of pounds of scrap metal. Recycled metal can be used to manufacture all kinds of things across multiple industries. For example, the products that might use the scrap metal we sell could include:
- Aluminum doors & framing
- Car, trucks, and vans
- Wiring materials
- Household pots and pans
- Frames for eyeglasses
- Bed frames
- Hospital tools & equipment
- Machinery of all kinds
- House locks and keys
- Construction tools
- Office equipment & furniture
- Playground equipment
- Roofing materials
- Steel building frames
- Aerospace equipment
Ready To Start Recycling?
Eager to further explore the world of recycling? Are you interest in improving the planet while you make some money at the same time? Call us with any questions at (615) 793-4300. You also can fill out our online form if you would like to receive a quote from us.
We strive to make the recycling process as simple as possible. You can drop off scrap metal at our drive-through at our location in La Vergne, TN. No lines or waiting. You’ll be in and out in 15 minutes or less.