Car Batteries

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CURRENT PRICE $0.27-$0.31/lb

30 DAY AVG. PRICE $0.28/lb


Lead-acid based batteries from vehicles. They will have Pb label on them.

Historical Prices for Car Batteries

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Bring in your Car Batteries and other scrap metals to Rockaway Recycling. We accept Car Batteries for scrap, as well as forklift batteries. We do not accept Ni-Cad batteries, only lead-acid based batteries. Look for the “PB” on the batteries to identify them as lead-acid batteries. As long as you can see that, you know you have a lead battery and we accept those for scrap. If you are looking to recycle your Car Batteries and other automotive scrap you can check the current prices for them on our website. We update our prices daily online and as soon as they change at the scale so you always know what to expect.

Recycling Car Batteries in New Jersey

If you are in the Tri-State area and have large quantity of scrap copper, wire, cable, steel, iron, or aluminum, be sure to contact us for your container and pick up service. We can help you get the job done the right way and pay you top dollar for your scrap metal. We are located in Rockaway, NJ minutes form Rt. 80 and off of Rt. 46. If you need to print directions you can do so directly on our website along with viewing our hours and contact information. We have pick up services so you have a large quantity of scrap car batteries or other batteries, contact Rockaway Recycling for our pick up services.

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Historical Prices for Scrap Car Batteries

For a long time our customers from the auto world, mechanics, home owners, and truck stops have been selling lead batteries to Rockaway Recycling. Often times they send us pictures of the batteries that they have for sale and always are wondering how much per pound for them. Now with our pricing page always up-to-date you will be able to see all of the prices right away. On this page you will see not only todays scrap price, but also the average prices of scrap car batteries over the last 30 days. This will let you know where the prices are today compared to the last month and see where the market is headed. You can also see the average prices for car batteries over the last 30-day which can allow our customers to compare it to the current prices for car batteries.

Current Prices for Scrap Metal

(Last Modified: February 24th, 2017, 7:54 am)
Metal/MaterialCurrent Price
Brass (Plumbing, Pipe) $1.28/lb
Insulated Cable $1.60/lb
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Clean) $0.96/lb
Steel $0.04-$0.065/lb
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