Copper & Brass - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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: Sat, November 28, 2015, 6:29 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.

Rockaway Recycling WILL NOT buy stolen material under any circumstances.

We are NOT an auto salvage yard for car parts.
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Team Members

Everything that we do stems from the support team around us. With team members from 1 year of history to 15 years, Rockaway Recycling always is watching out for their employees and treating them like they want to be treated.


joeKnown for proudly wearing his NY Giants hardhat all of the time, Joe is also known for making customers get in and out of the door at Rockaway Recycling very quickly. Always looking forward to talking about the Yankees or Giants, Joe will make sure that you understand what you are scrapping and how to make more money doing it.


seanWhether you see Sean rocking out at the door buying scrap for Rockaway Recycling, or hanging out with his daughter, you can always rely on a good joke from him. While he may have lost his sense of smell, he can always smell some good scrap coming his way.



Learning to parallel park a fork truck in the back lot when she was 12, Virginia knows her scrap. Whether she is in the office working on the Rockaway Recycling website, Facebook Page, or  YouTube Page, Virginia can have a good conversation about anything sports. Working hard filming how-to videos, creating new customer relationships, or planning the next BBQ, Virginia wears many scrapping hats. Contact: [email protected]


rockaway recyclingWhen you see one of Rockaway Recycling’s trucks on the road, you will see Jose behind the wheel of them very often. Making sure to call customers before he arrives, help them load material on to the truck after he is there, and always driving safely, he wants to make sure that the job gets done.


richLeading our sales team, Rich is a child of the 80’s and loves the music and the movies from that generation. Former college athlete, Rich has turned his attention to coaching his son and daughter in baseball and basketball. He believes in being the best and will treat you like family when you choose Rockaway Recycling for your scrap metal needs. Contact: [email protected]



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