Current Scrap Prices at Elkins Metal Recycling in Elkins, WV

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

Effective immediately, we will no longer purchase Christmas Lights.


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: December 7, 2017

Item Price
Aluminum Cans .30lb
Aluminum Siding .25lb
Aluminum Clip .25lb
Aluminum Cast & Sheet .25lb
Dirty Aluminum .10lb
Aluminum Wheels (clean) .40lb
#1 Copper 2.00lb
#2 Copper 1.65lb
Insulated Copper .40lb
Electric Motors .10lb
Compressors .05lb
Item Price
Brass 1.00lb
Brass Radiators 1.00lb
Al/Cu Radiators .75lb
Dirty Brass or Al/Cu Radiators .25lb
Lead .25lb
Stainless (non-magnetic) .30lb
Auto Batteries 5.00/each
Industrial Batteries .10lb
Catalytic Converter (full) 20.00/each
Item Price
Appliances/Sheet metal 4.00/CWT
Whole Cars 5.00/CWT
Heavy Scrap 6.00/CWT
Prepared #1 8.00/CWT
Gas Motor Blocks (whole) 7.00/CWT
Aluminum Transmissions 7.00/CWT
Unprep Structural 8.00/CWT
5' Structural (1/4" min.) 10.00/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 Andrew or Mindi for rates and services.