Current Scrap Prices at Elkins Metal Recycling in Elkins, WV

*We pay up to $50 in cash for your scrap metal!*

Due to the stay-home order that is in affect for the State of West Virginia. We will are CLOSED to the PUBLIC

We will continue to service COMMERCIAL businesses. 

Please stay safe in your home and we will see you at the yard on the other side of this!

For any questions, please contact the office at 304-636-3456


All rates are subject to change without notice. All rates issued at the scale are final. We will pay an additional five cents per pound for all non-ferrous purchases over 100 pounds, of single grade materials. We do not split weigh prepared grades. All material in a prepared load must be fully prepared. Unprepared loads will be paid at the rate of the lowest grade in the load.

Batteries must be whole, free from defect and must have caps in place. We do not accept TV’s, tires, fluids, cylinders which contain any kind of gas, (propane, acetylene, etc.), or refrigerators / A.C. units containing freon.

Elkins Metal Recycling Pricelist as of: April 7, 2020

Item Price
Aluminum Cans NOT BUYING at this time.
Aluminum Siding .20 lb
Aluminum Clip .20 lb
Aluminum Cast & Sheet .10 lb
Dirty Aluminum .05 lb
Aluminum Wheels (clean) .35 lb
#1 Copper 1.40 lb
#2 Copper 1.20 lb
Insulated Copper .20 lb
Electric Motors .05 lb
Compressors .05 lb
Item Price
Brass .55 lb
Brass Radiators .55 lb
Al/Cu Radiators .55 lb
Dirty Brass or Al/Cu Radiators .15 lb
Lead .25 lb
Stainless (non-magnetic) .30 lb
Auto Batteries .10 lb
Industrial Batteries .05 lb
Catalytic Converter (full) Market Price
Item Price
Appliances/Sheet metal 2.50/CWT
Whole Cars 3.00/CWT
Heavy Scrap 4.00/CWT
Prepared #1 5.00/CWT
Gas Motor Blocks (whole) 2.50/CWT
Unprep Structural 5.00/CWT
5' Structural (1/4" min.) 7.00/CWT

In an effort to provide you, the customer, with the best possible service
to meet your scrap needs, we offer the following:

  • Rollback for automobile removal
  • Demolition
  • Picker truck
  • MSHA certified torch operators and equipment operators
  • On site cutting of large items
  • We have scrap containers available for your commercial facility
  • “In House” self dumping hoppers

Contact Mindi, Trish or Andrew for rates and services.