Non-ferrous Metals




Nonferrous metals and alloys are non-magnetic (with the exception of some types of stainless steel). This includes (but is not limited to) the following:

  • Alternators
  • Aluminum Cans (UBC’s)
  • Aluminum Copper Radiators
  • Aluminum Litho Plates
  • Aluminum Siding
  • Aluminum with Steel attachments (Irony Aluminum)
  • Auto & Truck Radiators
  • Auto parts such as Catalytic
  • Converters
  • Ballast
  • Bare Bright Copper
  • Brass
  • Cast Aluminum
  • Clean Aluminum Scrap such as auto/truck rims
  • Compressors – Sealed Units
  • Electric Motors
  • Extruded Aluminum
  • High Temperature Alloys
  • Insulated Wire (Aluminum or Copper)
  • Lead
  • Lead Acid Batteries: Auto, Truck,
  • Industrial, Computer/Telecom Backup
  • Light Copper (flashing)
  • No. 1 Copper
  • No. 2 Copper
  • Sheet Aluminum
  • Stainless Steel (some types are magnetic)
  • Starters
  • Steel/Aluminum BX Cable
  • Transformers
  • Turnings 
  • Zinc

We Buy Scrap Metal from Plumbers, Electricians & Contractors At Empire Recycling Corp. We can offer:

  • Market sensitive pricing
  • Assistance with unloading materials
  • Multiple truck docks to expedite unloading
  • An on-site Innovex metal analyzer to ensure proper grading and payment
  • Total transparency – you can watch your load being weighed and graded

If you have any questions about our scrap metal recycling services for contractors, please call us at (315)-724-7161.

To see examples of nonferrous metals we accept, view our photo gallery .