#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire
$3.06/lb
Average for 30 days
#1 Copper Tubing
$2.87/lb
Average for 30 days
Brass Shells
$1.84/lb
Average for 30 days
Cast Iron
$220.80/ton
Average for 30 days
Stainless Steel
$0.30/lb
Average for 30 days
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Maine Scrap Metal, L.L.C.

Maine Scrap Metal, L.L.C. / Maine Scrap Metal, L.L.C., 1274 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States

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AluminumBrassCopper
Action Metals Recycling Inc.

Action Metals Recycling Inc. / 2063 Frontage Rd, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States

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AluminumBrassCARBIDECopperhigh temp alloys 8 items
Maine Scrap Metal LLC

Maine Scrap Metal LLC / 1274 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States

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AluminumAppliancesBrassIronSteel
Dulin Metals

Dulin Metals / 301 N. 3rd Ave, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States

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AluminumBrassBronzeCopperLead 6 items
Mid-States Recycling & Refining

Mid-States Recycling & Refining / 1841 Busse Hwy, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States

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PlatinumGoldPalladiumPrecious MetalsRhodium 6 items

Des Plaines scrap metal sales FAQ

1. Where can I sell scrap metal in Des Plaines, Illinois?

Our team has found 5 scrap yards in the city of Des Plaines, state Illinois that buy and process scrap metal. You can see their addresses and phone numbers in the table below. Before visiting a scrap yard, call to arrange a deal in advance.
Name companyAddress Telephones
Maine Scrap Metal, L.L.C.Maine Scrap Metal, L.L.C., 1274 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
Action Metals Recycling Inc.2063 Frontage Rd, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
Maine Scrap Metal LLC1274 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
(888) 824-3175
Dulin Metals301 N. 3rd Ave, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
847 789 0010
Mid-States Recycling & Refining1841 Busse Hwy, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
(847) 298-0010

2. What are the scrap prices in Des Plaines, Illinois today?

For up-to-date information on scrap metal prices in Des Plaines, Illinois, see the Scrap Metal Prices in Des Plaines, Illinois section. Below we have compiled a table with the best prices for the main types of metals you can buy in the city. The price information is to be used as a guide only, and does not constitute a public offer.
Metal Price Per Pound
Aluminum ~ $1.23
Aluminum Alloy ~ $1.04
Copper ~ $4.31
Brass ~ $3.31
Lead ~ $1.08
Nickel ~ $9.13
Tin ~ $18.21
Zinc ~ $1.50

3. What laws apply to selling scrap metal?

All scrap metal yards in Des Plaines are regulated by the Illinois Scrap Metal Act, which can be found on the official website of the Illinois Senate.