Copper & Brass - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Sat, February 13, 2016, 9:59 am

Brass (Plumbing, Pipe) $1.03 /lb.
Bronze $1.23 /lb.
Brass Shells $0.81/lb.
Brass Water Meter $0.50-0.85 /lb.
Clean Brass Radiators $0.98 /lb.
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Clean) $0.78 /lb.
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Dirty) $0.68 /lb.
Copper Yokes $0.25 /lb.
Copper Transformers $0.08-0.15 /lb.
Electric Motors $0.10-.12 /lb.
Alternators/Starters (Separated) $0.15 /lb.
Sealed Units/Compressors $0.06 /lb.

Insulated Copper Wire - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Sat, February 13, 2016, 9:59 am

Hollow Heliax Wire $0.65 /lb.
Romex Wire $0.72 /lb.
Insulated Cable $1.00 /lb.
Insulated Steel BX $0.14 /lb.
Christmas Lights $0.15 /lb.

Aluminum - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Sat, February 13, 2016, 9:59 am

Aluminum Windows (broken) $0.30 /lb.
Cast Aluminum $0.33 /lb.
Clean Aluminum Wire $0.45 /lb.
AL Thermo-pane/break (Not Glass) $0.28 /lb.
AL Litho Plates $0.45 /lb.
AL Machine Cuts $0.35 /lb.
Aluminum Grills $0.33 /lb.
Aluminum Ladders $0.28 /lb.
Aluminum Transformers $0.03 /lb.
AL Turnings $0.14 /lb.

Misc. Scrap - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Sat, February 13, 2016, 9:59 am

316 Stainless Steel (Non-Magnetic) $0.36 /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, February 13, 2016, 9:59 am

Steel $.01 /lb.
Light Iron $.01 /lb.
Cast Iron $0.02-$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, February 13, 2016, 9:59 am

Memory Chips $4.00-6.50 /lb.
CPU Processor Chips $3.50-25.00 /lb.
Whole Computer Towers w/HD $0.15/lb.
Laptops $0.50 /lb.
Power Supplies (w/ wires) $0.14 /lb.
Harddrives w/Board $0.50 /lb.
Harddrive PC Board $1.90 /lb.
Cell Phones (NO BATTERY) $0.75 /lb.
Telecom Equipment $0.14-0.27/lb.
Servers $0.14-0.27/lb.
Back Panels CALL
Low Grade Non PC Boards $0.08 /lb.
Insulated Wire $.28-.48 /lb.
AL Heat Sinks $0.28 /lb.
Sorry, We DO NOT currently accept Monitors.

Rare Earth Metals - Scrap PricesLast Updated: Sat, February 13, 2016, 9:59 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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Bring your clean Bare Bright Wire in for special prices.

Bring your insulated wires in for special prices.

You can also bring in your cables for special prices.

Electrician Prices

Working with residential, commercial, and industrial electricians have become a common practice here at Rockaway Recycling. We want you and your company to benefit from your established relationship with us, here’s how:

  • We are now offering Tier Pricing to electric companies and industrial electricians that are repeat customers.
  • The more often you bring your materials to Rockaway Recycling, the higher the price for it each time you come back.
  • Please call us at 973.625.9560 for more information.
  • Don’t forget we offer pick-up and container service for your larger loads

A list of materials that we take within the electrical industry can be found below. If you have any questions about your scrap metal and the materials you have, feel free to contact us or give us a call.

To receive the prices below you MUST print out this page and bring it in along with a business card.

*This offer cannot be combined with any other special pricing or coupons you have received from Rockaway Recycling.*

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Bare Bright Copper Wire $1.85 /lb.
#1 Copper Bus Bar $1.63 /lb.
#2 Tin Bus Bar $1.52 /lb.
Ins. Copper Wire (Cat 5/6) $0.55 /lb.
Romex $0.77 /lb.
THHN/Thin Cable $0.95/lb.
Insulated Cable $1.07 /lb.
500/750 MCM (Bare Inside) $1.28-1.32/lb.
Copper Transformers Scale Price
Aluminum Transformers $0.03 /lb.

Rockaway Recycling has been proud to be working with electricians since we opened in 1977. We have built our company off of the great relationships we have made with electrical contractors and electrical companies throughout Northern New Jersey. We encourage our local electricians and contractors to bring their scrap metal like copper wire, cable, and other electrical equipment to our doors for special electrician prices. We like to work with local companies from New Jersey Counties and Towns in the area like:

  • Morris County
  • Essex County
  • Passaic County
  • Union County
  • Sussex County
  • Newark, NJ
  • Paterson, NJ
  • Union, NJ

If you are an electrician in the North New Jersey region looking for special scrap prices, Rockaway Recycling is the place to go. All you have to do is print this electrician prices page and bring in a valid business card to receive special prices. You can come every week, every month, or even every day if you have enough material to scrap.

At Rockaway Recycling we post our updated scrap prices, including our special prices every day. So when you come in you can know that we will have the right price for your copper scrap and electrical scrap. If you are working on a large electrical job or installation, keep us in mind for it. We would be able to deliver scrap containers for your copper cables and wires. We have special containers to prevent theft with lockable lids. If you have any questions about our electrician prices or any other scrap metals you may have, be sure to contact us.

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