Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.42/lb Updated 07/07/2022
Steel National Average $158.00/ton Updated 07/07/2022
Aluminum National Average $0.53/lb Updated 07/07/2022

Light Copper

Last updated:3 years ago
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Recent Price History

$1.11/kilogram Brigham,CA 08/5/21
$2.80/lb Bradford,Pennsylvania 03/6/21
$2.51/lb Bradford,Pennsylvania 12/28/20
$2.39/lb Bradford,Pennsylvania 12/3/20
$2.32/lb Bradford,Pennsylvania 12/2/20
$100.00/ton Wabash,Indiana 02/22/20
$1.85/lb Waterbury,Connecticut 01/26/19
$140.00/ton Bay Shore,New York 03/22/18

About Light Copper

How To Sell Roofing Copper

Light copper is one of the best paying scrap metals out there, so don’t wait to scrap it. Light copper scrap prices change often so be sure to scrap it when you get it and also to check the prices of light copper scrap before you go. Keep your copper separate from the rest of your scrap metal to get the best light copper scrap prices.

Large Roof Ripout? Call Someone To Pick It Up!

If you just finished a large construction job and need to get rid of your light copper, the iScrap App can help you find a scrap metal yard near you along with their current Light Copper Scrap Prices. When you find the scrap metal yard that you would like to scrap at, you can then also find their prices for light copper as well as other copper pricing.

If you are working with roofing copper you might come across a few other types of scrap metals as well. From aluminum siding, copper flashing, and lead sheets you never know what type of materials that you can find and sell to your local yard.

Pick ups for large loads of light copper can be scheduled easily with the iScrap App’s container request form. Get the best pricing for light copper by looking at all of the yards in your area listed on the iScrap App. See more Scrapping Videos here.

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Light Copper

Glickman Metal Recycling, LLC

410 E.25th St. N Wichita, Kansas 67219

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ABC Recycling LLC

815 East Gilbert Wichita, Kansas 67211

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