Category Archives: Metal Recycling

The Three Definitions of a Base Metal

Base metals are primarily found in the jewelry industry, but are also quite prevalent in various other manufacturing industries. Continue reading to learn how base metals are defined, which metals fall under this category, and more. Base Metals Defined Technically, … Continue reading

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The Three Main Categories of Carbon Steel

There are four basic categories of steel according to the American Iron & Steel Institute (AISI). These four groups include Carbon steel, Alloy steel, Stainless steel, and Tool steel, all of which are classified based on their chemical compositions. You … Continue reading

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3 Categories of Metal That Can Be Recycled

We are fortunate as a society to have succeeded in developing several new advancements in recycling technology. Today, we have the innovative equipment and industrial resources to responsibly recycle more items than ever before! It is important to have an … Continue reading

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Is Bronze a Type of Metal?

Bronze is an alloy, meaning it is made from two or more elements, one of which being a metal. The primary metal in all bronze is copper, and the common addition is usually tin or aluminum; but the remaining composition … Continue reading

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Learn the Differences Between Expanded Metal, Perforated Metal, and Wire Mesh

People shop for expanded metal, perforated metal, and wire mesh for a number of reasons. All three provide drainage, ventilation, and even décor. But how do you choose among all three? Continue reading to learn more about all three types … Continue reading

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What are Noble Metals?

When people hear the term, noble metal, they commonly think of precious metals. Although the name suggests superiority, noble metals are not all precious according to the technical physics definition. However, those who make this assumption wouldn’t be entirely wrong. … Continue reading

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How to Protect Metal From Oxidation

Rust is a type of corrosion that can form on metal as a result of water, iron, and oxygen coming together. It ranges from shades of red, orange, and brown, and can occur as a form of iron oxide on … Continue reading

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Was Your New Years’ Resolution to Make More Money?

Zore’s Recycling Has the Secret to Making Extra Cash—FAST! The New Year is here, and by now, it is safe to say that many people have already given up or forgot about their New Years’ Resolution. Perhaps too many people … Continue reading

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Recycle Metal to Make Some Extra Holiday Cash!

With the busy holiday season just ahead of us, there is no better time than right now to start saving up some cash for extra spending money. Whether you are a party-planning enthusiast who throws a Halloween bash every year, … Continue reading

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How to Clean Rusty Stainless Steel

If you own anything stainless steel, you probably want it to stay shiny and new-looking. But rust is a common problem for metal, and must be removed quickly in order to stop further corrosion to your stainless steel devices, décor, … Continue reading

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