Recycling the proper material at the proper place is essental.
If you find yourself with some material that we do not accept, Please, Give us a call and we will be happy to help you find the proper home for the hazardous materials you have.
Here is a list of what our scrap yard accepts and does not accept.
|Aerosol Cans||Empty, with visible opening including being punctured or crushed.|
|Appliances-Refrigerators||All refrigerants must be evacuated and seller must certify the removal of CFC & HCFC.|
|Asbestos Containing Scrap||None (if prior containment and asbestos removed in accordance with applicable regulations we will accept)|
|Ballasts||If labeled “No PCBs” only|
|Barrels, Drums and Other Containers||Empty, open to allow inspection, bearing no hazard or warning labels or placards that are not covered with a “Certified Clean” or equivalent decal or documentation, and containing no non-metal materials or fluids.|
|Batteries, Lead-Acid Only||Accepted at the warehouse only where they can be inspected thoroughly for leaks and punctures. If found to be leaking any substance they will not be accepted.|
|Brown Goods- Microwave Ovens, Televisions||None|
|Capacitors||If labeled “No PCBs” only|
|Compressed/Liquefied Gas Cylinders and Vessels (oxygen, propane, acetylene, argon, refrigerants, fire extinguishers etc||All containers must be cut completely in half. Or certified to have contents evacuated.|
|Electronics (circuit boards, computers, monitors, radios, office equipment, etc.)||None|
|Flammable materials (gasoline, diesel fuel, kerosene, paint)||None|
|Lead Painted Scrap||None|
|Mercury switches, thermostats or other mercury containing devices.||None|
|Paint Cans||Open, empty and dry|
|Scrap Containing excessive trash or non-metallic recyclables||None|
|Scrap containing fluids (oil, fuel, coolant, antifreeze, cutting oil, hydraulic oil, solvents, etc.)||All fluids need to be drained prior to delivery.|
|Tanks, above ground and underground storage (mobile, portable and fixed)||Preferably cut in at least two pieces but a minimum of a 2 foot hole at both ends. To allow for inspection of interior. Must be thoroughly cleaned of liquids and gases and be odor free.|
|Transformers||Dry type or documentation supporting that oil did not contain greater than 50ppm PCBs.|
|Used oil filters||None|
|Vehicles||None-Certain parts and pieces accepted|
|Waste, Hazardous, Toxic or medical||None|