It’s almost August, believe it or not. By this time, you’ve probably dug pretty deep into your tool shed or garage. Did you find a long forgotten shovel, other lawn equipment or patio furniture? Clean out your space and recycle your old rusty equipment at Metro Recycling today.
With proper maintenance a lawn mower can run for 8-10 years. When you’re finally ready to upgrade to a brand new lawn mower, bring your old lawn mower to Metro Recycling and make a few bucks back!
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) is a rapidly growing industry. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects a 15 percent increase in jobs in HVAC by the year 2026.
Summertime is perfect for a leisurely game of golf or a relaxing day of fishing to beat the heat. While you’re enjoying the dog days of summer, don’t forget that you can get paid to recycle some of these recreation items!
Have something broken lying around your home, but not sure if you can recycle it? Or even what metal it is? Discover these common brass items around your home, and get paid to recycle at Metro Recycling!
Preventing metal theft is a top priority for Metro Recycling. Non-ferrous metals like copper and aluminum are the most commonly stolen metals across the country, although iron and steel are not exempt, reports the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI). All 50 states have passed laws that combat metal theft and protect legitimate recycling facilities.
When you recycle household appliances, did you know the electric motor is a prime candidate for scrap recycling? Since electric motors are mostly comprised of metallic components, mainly copper and aluminum, they are almost 100% recyclable.
Since 1970, Earth Day has encouraged communities to protect the environment by recycling, protecting wildlife, and reducing waste.
How are you celebrating Earth Day? Explore these ideas to help protect our planet
Getting a jumpstart on spring cleaning? Clean out your garage and make money back on your old lawn and garden items when you recycle at Metro Recycling!
When you scrap your old car, truck, boat, or lawnmower, what happens to the battery? Lead acid batteries are 70% recyclable, so there’s a good chance your old battery will be recycled.