#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire
$6.39/lb
Average for 30 days
#1 Copper Tubing
$2.92/lb
Average for 30 days
Brass Shells
$1.84/lb
Average for 30 days
Cast Iron
$220.70/ton
Average for 30 days
Stainless Steel
$0.30/lb
Average for 30 days
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SCRAP PROCESSORS, INC

SCRAP PROCESSORS, INC / 306 SE 5th St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

0/5 (0)
#1 Copper#1 prepared Steel#2 Copper#2 Unprepared SteelAluminum 13 items
JP scrapmetal

JP scrapmetal / 840 SE 21st Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire#1 Copper Tubing#1 Heavy Melting Steel#1 HMS 4' (steel )#1 PREPARED items
Greenstar Recycling - Des Moines

Greenstar Recycling - Des Moines / 2742 East Market Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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RadiatorsAluminumBrassCopperLead-Acid Batteries
A-TEC Recycling

A-TEC Recycling / 5745 NE 17th St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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Ballasts (NON-PCB's)Ballasts - No PCBElectrical BallastsLead Acid Batteries
Durant Iron & Metal Co

Durant Iron & Metal Co / 2226 Highway 927 West, P.O. Box 758, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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#1 Cast(Machine)#1 Copper#2 Cast#2 CopperAluminum Cast (Clean) 16 items
Mid America Recycling - Des Moines

Mid America Recycling - Des Moines / 2742 East Market Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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Aluminum CansSteelTin Cans
Waste Connections of Iowa

Waste Connections of Iowa / 4705 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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Aluminum CansTin Cans
Atomic Roll-Off

Atomic Roll-Off / PO Box 57443, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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AppliancesTires
JP Salvage & Core

JP Salvage & Core / 840 SE 21st St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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RadiatorsAlloysAluminumBrassCopper 6 items
ABC Rolloff Dumpsters

ABC Rolloff Dumpsters / 829 SE 21st St,, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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AL Litho PlatesScrap Metal
ABC Metals And Recycling Company

ABC Metals And Recycling Company / 829 SE 21st Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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PlatinumGoldPalladiumPrecious MetalsSilver
American Scrap Co

American Scrap Co / 1635 E. Madison Ave, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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#1 Cast Iron#1 Copper#2 CopperAluminumBrass 10 items

Des Moines scrap metal sales FAQ

1. Where can I sell scrap metal in Des Moines, Iowa?

Our team has found 12 scrap yards in the city of Des Moines, state Iowa 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
SCRAP PROCESSORS, INC306 SE 5th St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
+ 515 263 8000
JP scrapmetal840 SE 21st Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Greenstar Recycling - Des Moines2742 East Market Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
(515) 265-1208
A-TEC Recycling5745 NE 17th St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
(515) 244-7357
Durant Iron & Metal Co2226 Highway 927 West, P.O. Box 758, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
563-785-4802
Mid America Recycling - Des Moines2742 East Market Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
(515) 265-1208
Waste Connections of Iowa4705 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
515-265-7374
Atomic Roll-OffPO Box 57443, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
515-402-1081
JP Salvage & Core840 SE 21st St, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
+1 515-266-7050
ABC Rolloff Dumpsters829 SE 21st St,, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
ABC Metals And Recycling Company829 SE 21st Street, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
515-288-3900
American Scrap Co1635 E. Madison Ave, Des Moines, Iowa, United States
515-265-9876

2. What are the scrap prices in Des Moines, Iowa today?

For up-to-date information on scrap metal prices in Des Moines, Iowa, see the Scrap Metal Prices in Des Moines, Iowa 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 Moines are regulated by the Iowa Scrap Metal Act, which can be found on the official website of the Iowa Senate.