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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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Individuals

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

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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Sell Scrap From a Computer

Sell Scrap From A Computer Well here’s the good news, if you want to sell scrap from a computer there’s plenty of supply, computers only stay viable in their universe for about 18 months. At that point the IT staff, school principal or teenage son/daughter is complaining about an upgrade. With that, there is a…

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Scrappers Should Work on Wall St.

With the spot price of copper and other metal prices still near a 5 year low, you would think the rate of scrap metal recycling would dissipate, and scrappers would find a new line of work. Wrong, that 5 year low is still better than in 2000 when copper sat at .65..now that is low….

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Insurance Scrap

Ever wonder what insurance companies do with totaled vehicles, or insurance scrap? The truth is, it’s cheaper to replace your car today than it is to have it repaired. Scrap metal prices are high, and so are labor cost. A highly duplicated automobile is just easier to replace.   Here are some quick need to know…

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