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Assorted Metals

metals_right_imageSouthland Disposal and City Terrace Recycling market a wide variety of recovered recyclables.

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  • Wide variety of containers available
  • Pick up, transportation, recycling, and purchase of recyclables
  • Permanent or Temporary Services
  • Baled or loose materials
  • Set monthly or bi-monthly pay rates

Recyclable Ferrous Metals

  • Iron
  • Cast iron
  • Steel

Recyclable Non-Ferrous Metals

  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Aluminum
  • Lead
  • Stainless Steel
  • Zinc & Tin
  • Nickel

Recyclable Precious Metals

  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Platinum

The three categories of metals are: ferrous, non-ferrous and precious.

Ferrous metals contain iron, and are magnetic. These are low cost metals and are recycled in huge amounts. Steel and cast iron are ferrous metals. Ferrous metals can be found in industrial applications such as grinders, nuts & bolts, cutting tools, pipes, gears, automobiles, garden tools and machinery.

Non-ferrous metals do not contain iron, are non-magnetic and have a higher value. These metals include: aluminum, copper, stainless steel, brass, lead, and zinc. These metals are typically found in aircraft parts, window frames, vehicle parts, electrical wire, cables, water pipes and casings.

Precious metals have the highest value, these metals include: gold, silver, platinum, titanium and nickel alloys.