Copper & Brass - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

Brass (Plumbing, Pipe) $1.05 /lb.
Bronze $1.25 /lb.
Brass Shells $0.75 /lb.
Brass Water Meter $0.65-0.90 /lb.
Clean Brass Radiators $1.00 /lb.
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Clean) $0.85 /lb.
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Dirty) $0.75 /lb.
Copper Yokes $0.25 /lb.
Copper Transformers $0.10-0.17 /lb.
Electric Motors $0.10-.12 /lb.
Alternators/Starters (Separated) $0.15 /lb.
Sealed Units/Compressors $0.07 /lb.

Insulated Copper Wire - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

Hollow Heliax Wire $0.66 /lb.
Romex Wire $0.75 /lb.
Insulated Cable $1.25 /lb.
Insulated Steel BX $0.13 /lb.
Christmas Lights $0.15 /lb.

Aluminum - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

Aluminum Windows (broken) $0.30 /lb.
Cast Aluminum $0.33 /lb.
AL Thermo-pane/break (Not Glass) $0.28 /lb.
AL Litho Plates $0.43 /lb.
AL Machine Cuts $0.35 /lb.
Aluminum Grills $0.33 /lb.
Aluminum Ladders $0.28 /lb.
Aluminum Transformers $0.05 /lb.
AL Turnings $0.17 /lb.

Misc. Scrap - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

316 Stainless Steel (Non-Magnetic) $0.34 /lb.
Forklift Batteries $0.15-0.18 /lb.
Lithium Ion Batteries $0.20-.50 /lb.
Lead Wheel Weights $0.15 /lb.
Scrap Generators $0.09-$0.17 /lb.
Circuit Breakers Prices Vary

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Steel & Iron - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

Steel 3/4 Of A Penny
Light Iron 3/4 Of A Penny
Cast Iron $0.020-$0.035/lb.
Whole Cars $0.02-0.03 /lb.
Motorcycles $0.03-0.045 /lb.
500 Pound Minimum for Steel Purchases.

Computer Scrap - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

Memory Chips $4.50-7.00 /lb.
CPU Processor Chips $5-30.00 /lb.
Whole Computer Towers w/HD $0.17/lb.
Laptops $0.50 /lb.
Power Supplies (w/ wires) $0.16 /lb.
Harddrives w/Board $0.50 /lb.
Harddrive PC Board $2.00 /lb.
Cell Phones (NO BATTERY) $0.80 /lb.
Telecom Equipment CALL
Servers $0.14-0.27/lb.
Back Panels CALL
Low Grade Non PC Boards $0.08 /lb.
Insulated Wire $.35-.55 /lb.
AL Heat Sinks $0.31 /lb.
Sorry, We DO NOT currently accept Monitors.

Rare Earth Metals - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Mon, November 30, 2015, 7:14 am

Monel $1.50-2.50 /lb.
FSX 414 $2.50 /lb.
Titanium $0.20 /lb.
Nickel $1.50-2.00 /lb.
Inconel $1.00-2.50 /lb.
High Speed Steel $0.25 /lb.
Hastelloy Shavings $0.75-1.25 /lb.
Hastelloy Solids $1.25-1.50 /lb.
Tin Solder $0.50-3.00 /lb.
Babbit $0.50-5.50 /lb.
Alnico Magnets $0.25 /lb.

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Rockaway Recycling has been a family run scrap yard located in New Jersey since 1977. Over the years, our yard and team members have recycled millions of pounds of scrap metals like copper, brass, insulated copper wire, aluminum, and steel with thousands of customers. Once you arrive at our scrap yard, our team will be happy to help you unload your truck, assist in sorting your metals, and weigh your scrap metal on our state-certified scales. We also provide scrap metal pick up services in the Tri-State area of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York. Some of the scrap metals we recycle are:

Bare Bright Wire Plumbing Brass Insulated Copper Cable Insulated Copper Wire
Copper Pipe/Bus Bar Sheet Aluminum Cast Aluminum Aluminum Siding
Stainless Steel Electric Motors Transformers Compressors
Motherboards CPU Chips RAM Boards Computer Boards
Lead Steel/Iron Catalytic Converters Rare Metals

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Please see our Pricing/Picture Page for pictures of the materials we accept. If you are having trouble determining what scrap metal you have, be sure to use the magnet test to get started.

Industrial Scrap & Metal Pick Up & Container Service

We use state certified digital scales, as well as a container & pick-up service to help your scrap metal recycling easier. We may be located in New Jersey, but we can help you with scrap metal recycling all over the region like Pennsylvania, New York, and Connecticut.

We offer various sizes of containers for pickup services for your scrap metal, contact us to schedule a pick up with us today. We can also provide services for national industrial scrap metal projects.

Some local counties and area we serve are: Morris County, Essex County, Union County, Warren County, Sussex County, Somerset County, Passaic County, Hudson County, New York State, Pennsylvania, & Connecticut.

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Since Rockaway Recycling started in 1977, our scrap yard and team has prided itself on being different from other yards in the New Jersey and Tri-State Area. Sticking to our motto, “Fair Weight…Fair Price,” we have been able to recycle millions of pounds of metal that avoided going into landfills. Give us an opportunity to earn your business every time you come to our scrap yard.

“We value our customers by being honest and up front with them.”

Providing our customers the information they are looking for like current scrap metal prices displayed on our website and even on mobile devices on the go. We also show you helpful scrap tips and videos to help earn more money on your scrap metal when you recycle your scrap metal.

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Rockaway Recycling and our Team often will report some of the latest news, coupons, and scrap market updates on a weekly basis. This allows our customers to get a good idea of what is going on in the market, what’s happening at our scrap yard, and the latest specials we have running so you can make more money on scrap. If you are looking for scrap metal specials, this is the place to look.

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