Scrap Metal Recycling in Fraser Valley and Vancouver, BC
Iron is an important part of ferrous metals. You can check to see if your metals are ferrous by whether they stick to magnets. Scrap metals are either ferrous or nonferrous and their value is dependent on both that fact and the market conditions. Steel, copper, brass, aluminum are all commodities that are traded on the open market. The rates are correlated as is cardboard, oil, gas and other materials.
Did you know that steel is a desirable product? In the United States Of America one hundred million steel cans are used each day as well as two hundred million aluminum cans every day. Many of these cans can be used from recycled materials and byproducts of the process.
Metals are used in industrial products and processes such as the car and automobile industry, airplane industry, shipping industry and railways transportation systems. Metals are also part of construction in both residential, industrial and commercial settings. Beams and studs and wires are just the tip of the iceberg in the metals as input materials biography.
Just think about your house, business and life. Can you imagine a world without metal?