Materials We Buy

Get Money for Your Copper & Aluminum Scrap Metal!

Handling All Of Your Scrap Metal Recycling Needs

No matter what grade or material your ferrous or non-ferrous scrap metal is, we’ll buy it from you at a fair price. At Metalico, we’re known throughout the Buffalo, NY area as one of the best purchasers and processors of metals of all types, from stainless steel scrap metal to copper scrap metal and everything in between.

We Scrap Old Machines, Auto Parts, and Industrial Metal

If you’re a homeowner and you recently bought new appliances, such as a washing machine, dryer, or stove, bring your old machines to us and make some extra cash. We happily accept non-ferrous materials such as aluminum and high-temperature alloys and ferrous metals such as light iron or drums and rotors. We can recycle all kinds of scrap metals, whether it's plumbing scrap, busheling scrap, auto parts, or industrial scrap metal. 


Choose our metal scrap yard for all your metal, aluminum, and stainless steel recycling needs. Call us today at 716-823-3788 if you have any questions about a particular piece of scrap or our current scrap metal pricing. We’re proud to be able to provide you top dollar while preserving our environment.

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Continue reading to see a list of common things we accept from your industry:


Plumbing Metal Recycling
  • Copper Pipe
  • Yellow and Red Brass
  • Plumbing Fixtures
  • Brass Faucets
  • Die Cast Hardware
  • Steel or Galvanized Pipe
  • Cast Iron Sinks/Tubs
  • Lead
  • Copper/Aluminum Cores
  • Hot Water Tanks


Electrical Scrap Metal Recycling and Copper Scrap Recycling
  • Electrical Wire (Copper and Aluminum)
  • Bare Stripped Wire
  • Insulated Wire
  • Electric Motors
  • Clean Transformers
  • Light Ballasts
  • All Grades of Aluminum
  • Lead-Acid Batteries


Scrap Metal Recycling Services
  • Aluminum Gutters and Siding
  • Door and Window Frames
  • Grills and Stoves
  • Hot Water Tanks
  • Cabinets and Shelving
  • Cast Iron Pipe and Radiators
  • Structural Steel
  • Steel Beams
  • Stainless Steel
  • Sheet Copper
  • Lead



Industrial Metal Recycling
  • All Solids and Turnings
  • Aluminum
  • Stainless Steel
  • Punching/Plate Skeleton
  • Copper/Brass
  • Lead
  • High-Temp and Nickel Alloys
  • Carbide
  • High-Speed Tool Steel
  • Old Machines
  • Maintenance Scrap


Automotive Scrap Metal Recycling and Auto Parts Recycling
  • Catalytic Converters
  • Aluminum Rims
  • Sheet Aluminum
  • Cast Aluminum
  • Iron Aluminum
  • Trailer Bodies and Frames
  • Brass and Aluminum Radiators
  • Motor Blocks
  • Auto Batteries
  • Wheel Weights
  • Transmissions
  • Drums and Rotors
  • Crushed Cars
  • And More!