State To Urge Californians to Buy Recyclable Items

Los Angeles California recycling center bins

One of Many Recommendations on State’s Recycling System Did you know the recycling system in California was broken? If not broken, at least some in Sacramento consider it in need of an overhaul or update. While no legislation has been passed regarding recycling protocols in the state, a California Statewide Commission on Recycling Markets & […]

Waste Management Initiatives To Increase U.S. Recycling

Municipal solid waste for recycling Los Angeles

Statistically Still Low in Los Angeles, Elsewhere Despite an overall boom in recycling in the United States, efforts to increase the amount of items that are recycled have not, as yet, been as fruitful as proponents wish. According to an article on the RTS website, municipal solid waste (MSW) is recycled at a rate of […]

Fluctuations in Asian Scrap Market Prices

Japanese scrap metal export ship

Affects Scrap Metal Pricing in Los Angeles, Other Markets Scrap metal prices are subject to change and it’s a key reason scrappers in Los Angeles check the daily prices. What may have been a record price for brass last week may be lackluster this week. Just as with other stocks and financial markets around the […]

Where To Find Scrap?

Mattress springs metal recycling

Metals in Places You May Not Have Thought About Metals that we get as scrap have some very interesting origins. When we talk about recycling, for the most part we’re referring to scrap metals. There are other facilities in Los Angeles and around the country that are dedicated to other items, however. Some of those […]

Where Does Scrap Metal End Up?

Scrap aluminum being melted at foundry

New Ingot Production Plant Will Increase Demand As recent article in Recycling Today talks about the plan by the European company Hydro (part of Norsk Hydro, based in Norway) to open an ingot plant in Michigan. The facility in Eastern Michigan would, of course, mean more jobs for the industry in the state which is […]

A Trip to the Nearest Recycling Center

Nearest recycling center non ferrous metals

TM Scrap Metals in Los Angeles The nearest recycling center, as we’ve written before, is TM Scrap Metals. That’s due to the fact that we can come to you through our mobile recycling service. It really doesn’t matter where you are in greater Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley, just call us and let […]

Scrappers of Burbank Unite!

Burbank, CA construction project and scrap metal

At San Fernando Valley’s Favorite Scrap Metal Buyers Scrappers of Burbank: there’s a lot going on in your town. We see the progress every time we venture outside the confines of our scrap metal recycling center here in Sun Valley. A cruise down I-5 and we can see the progress on the Burbank Blvd bridge […]

Scrap Metal Dealer Near You

Scrap metal dealer mobile service flatbed

Mobile Recycling Means We Can Be Everywhere in Los Angeles Scrap metal dealers are in high demand these days and it doesn’t look like things are slowing down. Indeed, now with the state of California opening up fully on June 15, we should be seeing an increase in manufacturing with metals. Increased activity by a […]

Scrap Metal Recycling For Fun And Profit

scrap stainless steel recycled for profit Los Angeles

Los Angeles’ Best Scrap Metal Buyers Recycling scrap metal can be a profitable enterprise. Just ask us! We wouldn’t be in the scrap metal business and for so many years if it weren’t a lucrative undertaking. We here at TM Scrap Metals have been doing this for a long time and have become one of […]

Recycling Non-Ferrous Metals in Los Angeles

Cash for Scrap for In-Demand Metals Recycling metals in Los Angeles is big business. You might not think it to look at a scrap metal recycling center (like TM Scrap Metals, Inc.) since most of the scrap yards are located in L.A.’s more industrial areas. However, the scrap metal recycling industry is expected to generate […]