Category Archives: Metal Recycling

How to Recycle Farming Scrap

Fall time is harvest time, and as a farmer, you are finally able to relish the yields of all your hard work. However, once harvest season is over, you will soon be taking inventory of all your farming supplies, equipment, … Continue reading

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Which Metals Can I Recycle?

If you are interested in joining the thousands of other Hoosiers out there in the metal recycling initiative, you might be asking yourself where and how to get started. A common introductory question about metal recycling is simply, “which metals … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Troubleshoot an Electric Gate Problem

Electric gates are highly valuable and expensive assets. If you have one, it is in your best interest to keep it in good working condition for as long as possible. Electric gate repair and replacement is not cheap, so when … Continue reading

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What are Red, Yellow and Green Metals?

On our planet, and within the core, lies hundreds of thousands of natural ores and minerals that we mine to make metal. Of the vast varieties of metals found within the Earth, all can be categorized as either ferrous or … Continue reading

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Can I Recycle Precious Metal?

Precious metals are rare, naturally-occurring, and retain high economic value. They are mostly used for currency, jewelry, and industrial applications. Common types include gold, silver, platinum, palladium, titanium, chromium, zirconium, tungsten, cobalt, rhodium, indium, rhenium, osmium, iridium, and ruthenium. Continue … Continue reading

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Common Applications for Ferrous and Nonferrous Metal

Metal ore is one of the most valuable and applied resources on Earth. From art and education, to science, building, construction, and more, the applications for metal are wide-ranging, thus making its possible uses virtually endless. There are two main … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About Recycling Appliances

At some point, homeowners are bound to be faced with appliance repair and replacement needs. When this time comes, it is wise to know what to do with your old appliances in order to avoid unnecessary hassle, or worse, harm … Continue reading

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What is Medium Carbon Steel Used For?

Medium carbon steel is a grade of ferrous metal, meaning that it contains iron. There are vast applications, and thus, benefits, of this highly ductile and strong alloy. Continue reading to learn more about medium-carbon steel, including its most common … Continue reading

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How Much Can I Get for Low Alloy Punchings?

Low alloy steel is a beneficial material because it retains specific chemical compositions that deliver improved mechanical properties compared to conventional mild or carbon steel materials. When such steel is pushed through a punch press production line, punching scraps are … Continue reading

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Is it Easy to Recycle Metal in Indianapolis?

If you have a cargo of scrap metal on your hands, you should be pleased knowing you’ll will soon be able to turn a profit and relieve yourself of unwanted junk. The first step to recycling metal is taking inventory … Continue reading

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