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If you have some scrap metal to recycle & are looking for the best prices locally – Scrap Local can help!
Scrap Local is a growing network of scrapyards that is home to over 3,000 scrap metal merchants Nationwide.
Let us find you the best scrap price locally.
Alternatively, you can find a local scrapyard yourself by browsing our directory here & selecting “scrap metal dealer” from the categories.
Scrap Local is here to help you find a reliable, rated buyer for your ferrous metals.
Our members boast an extensive range of processing machinery including high volume shredders, large scale baler/shears and top of the range 360º Scrap Handlers built specifically to handle your ferrous scrap materials.
As the UK’s largest directory of scrap metal dealers, Scrap Local can find you a reliable scrapyard to buy your ferrous scrap.
Scrap Local has partners in each region that can arrange scrap metal collections – these partners have been hand selected based on their performance and reviews.
You can also browse through your local approved & premium scrap dealers on our directory for specialist buyers of ferrous materials.
Our members buy all grades of ferrous metals including heavy grade engineering steels, plate & girders, new production cuttings and even steel turnings from milling machines.
More popular materials from the every day scrapper include lighter gauge mild steels and light iron (frag feed) and white goods. All the ferrous metal materials delivered to our partners and members are graded, prices well and processed for delivery into UK end users or for export.
Scrap Local members offer extremely competitive prices for ferrous scrap.
We urge you to rate our members on their service, attitude, prices and reliability to keep their position on our site.
If you have a regular supply of ferrous scrap, members offer an extensive range of skips & containers for collections, from a 5 cubic yard to a 40 cubic yard roll on/off – all of which are in excellent condition & look tidy for permanent on-site use.
Buying Non-Ferrous metals for scrap is what most of our members, here at Scrap Local do best.
Our partners & directory members specialise in the recycling of Copper, Brass, Aluminium, Lead, Stainless Steels and more.
It doesn’t matter if you have a single alloy wheel to scrap, a small bag of aluminium cans, a copper cylinder & copper piping from a central heating system or regular amounts of non-ferrous metal waste from your business.
Scrap Local can help you find the best prices for your non-ferrous graded metal and give you the most up-to-date prices in the industry each and every day.
Choosing a scrapyard through Scrap Local not only gives you the peace of mind you are being looked after on price. It gives you the reassurance you are dealing with a fully licensed, reputable scrap dealer.
There are many items recycled each day in the scrap metal industry that are classed as hazardous waste. Recycling hazardous waste correctly is often overlooked by individuals and small business, but when good practises are ignored, significant fines can be received from the Environment Agency.
In an era where the population is conscious about recycling & knowing the environmental impact our waste has on the planet, being compliant with hazardous waste products is ever more important.
If your business produces regular amounts of waste containing residue, lubricants, gases or specialist materials, the most important way to remain compliant is to choose a fully licensed recycling centre.
Scrap Local has partnered with yards throughout the UK to recycle your Hazardous waste in a fully compliant, cost-effective way. Furthermore, our directory of scrapyards contains thousands of fully licensed dealers that can also help dispose of your hazardous items.
The following items are graded are classed as hazardous waste: lead-acid batteries, oil drums, engines, gearboxes, spent aerosol cans, gas bottles, refrigeration units, TV Monitors, small domestic appliances & WEEE products (covered in Waste Electronics)
Technology – it’s evolving so fast!
As a result, our electrical & electronic equipment is becoming redundant faster than ever!
Thousands of electrical appliances are recycled/scrapped each day and it is important as a community that these electrical items are recycled correctly.
Just like hazardous waste, WEEE requires specialist treatment to be recycled in a compliant way. This is why Scrap Local has partnered the best Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Specialists throughout the UK.
The world is getting more conscious about the negative environmental impact our waste has on the environment. WEEE is a growing part of this problem and if we don’t unite and tackle . this problem, future generations are going to suffer.
When recycling your electronics, you must ensure the dealer is fully licensed. Scrap Local members are vetted regularly and when you search for WEEE recyclers on our directory, we’ll only present you with fully licensed dealers in the results.
The easiest way to find a home for your waste electronics is by making an enquiry using the form.
Scrap Local will inform all the licensed, reputable recyclers in your area about your enquiry & find you the best prices from local dealers to recycle your electronic waste.
If you have a supply of Industrial Electronics you wish to recycle, such as variable speed drives, inverters, HMI’s, PLC’s then don’t hesitate to visit our dedicated page for Industrial Electronics Recycling
Our scrap metal collection and recycling service is built around your individual needs. We offer transit collections, skip collections as well as hiab services . We can provide regular scheduled collections or one-off collections at times to suit you.
We pay competitive rates for scrap metal by the tonne. H&S Metals offer ferrous and non-ferrous metal collection services throughout Portsmouth and Southampton.
Ferrous Metals is the most common material scrapyards take. Ferrous metals are magnetic and lower value than Non-Ferrous Metals
Here are some of your local scrap metal dealers featured on Scrap Local:
Scrapyards in London
Scrapyards in Leeds
Scrapyards in Liverpool
Scrapyards in Manchester
Scrapyards in Burnley
Scrapyards in Blackburn
Scrapyards in Glasgow
Scrapyards in Edinburgh
Scrapyards in Bristol
Scrapyards in Preston
Scrapyards in Grimsby
Scrapyards in Scunthorpe
Browse our directory on the go and find a local scrap dealer wherever you may be with the Scrap Local scrap app. Available on iOS and Android devices now!