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    Scrap Metal Leaders

    Desert Metals Recycling has been a leader in Tucson as a premiere scrap metal dealer. We pride ourselves on ease of location, top prices as well as customer service. Call today for more information-520-741-0608.

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Scrap Metal Tucson

SCRAP METAL TUCSON Desert Metals Recycling is one of the premiere Tucson Scrap Metal dealers and  a proud member of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, inc. We are committed to reusing the non-renewable resources of our environment and we help our customers do the same. People are welcome to come into our yard and pay…

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Our Services

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Types of Scrap

Desert Metals Recycling happily takes most forms of scrap metal: Aluminum cans, brass, cars with title, circuit boards, computers, sheet metals and stainless steel. If you’re not sure if we’ll take it, please call ahead. We’re focused on clean metal recycling.

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State ID and fingerprinting required for all transactions (excluding Aluminum Cans and Steel). All transactions can be paid in cash up until the transaction goes over $300, at that point according to state law we are required to write and mail a check to the address provided. All individuals selling junk cars must have title…

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Businesses that would like to register with us are required to fill out the business registration letter and can fax or bring a copy of the form on their next visit. The form can be downloaded here. Registering your business allows you to take full advantage of being able to scrap Bright and Shiny Copper…

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Landfill Mining

In an earlier article, we discussed why people should recycle metals in general. An amazing statistic we found was that about 80% of landfill or dumps are filled with recyclable materials. First and foremost, if legal in your area and or possible, this seems to be a scrappers paradise. Just remember though, a landfill is…

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5 Reasons to Recycle

If you didn’t feel the need to help the environment before, maybe getting paid to do it will put you over the top. We know you wouldn’t be reading this unless you had some interest in either helping the environment or making money..so why not do both? We have compiled 5 reasons to recycle. They…

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Metal Crusher

A mеtаl сruѕhеr is a useful dеvісе uѕеd for ѕmаѕhіng аnd flattening large rocks to help seperate metals. It is a very commonly uѕеd machine in our industry, to help thеѕе metals tо bе rесусlеd tо ѕtоrе аnd аlѕо tо соnvеrt tо ѕоmе оthеr fоrm. From thе heap оf mеtаl сruѕhеrѕ available in thе market, believe…

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