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Industrial Metal Recycling Services

Industrial Metal Recycling Services

Industrial scrap metal recycling is becoming a very popular way for businesses to dispose of unwanted materials. While many businesses don't have the time to do it themselves, there are metal recycling services that offer financial incentive to recycle the scrap...

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What is the most valuable scrap metal?

What is the most valuable scrap metal?

Scrap metal can be found in a variety of products from aluminum cans to electric motors. The highest price in scrap metal recycling includes metals like brass, aluminum, and bronze. These are non-ferrous metals but precious metals can also be profitable scrap metals....

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Aluminum Scrap Metal Recycling in Chicago

Aluminum Scrap Metal Recycling in Chicago

If you live in the Chicago area, you may be wondering how you can find a company that accepts aluminum scrap. If your business is near Chicago, you can contact a company like Greenway Metal Recycling to inquire about recycling opportunities for ferrous metals at...

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What is Sheet Iron and How to Recycle It

What is Sheet Iron and How to Recycle It

  Sheet iron is a term used to describe ferrous scrap. Almost everything used is made sheet metal, including appliances and water heaters. It is very common to see this material in homes and businesses, but what exactly is it and what is its value? What is Sheet...

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Supporting The National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Supporting The National Multiple Sclerosis Society

  Greenway Metal Recycling, Inc., a Chicago-based industrial scrap metal recycler, has announced its support for the Greater Illinois Market of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The company will be supporting the organization through donations and...

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Community Support Across the Atlantic

Community Support Across the Atlantic

  “Greenway Metal Recycling believes that our community support and involvement is just as important as the services we provide to the community.” Yesterday, this statement was in reference to our long standing dedication to partnering with area businesses and...

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Who Generates Scrap Metal?

Who Generates Scrap Metal?

Metal scraps are generated by many industries. Steelworks, foundries, and construction generate a huge amount of scrap metals. A large percentage of scrap materials come from the aircraft and ship industries. These pieces can be used to make new parts for planes and...

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Benefits of Industrial Scrap Metal Recycling

Benefits of Industrial Scrap Metal Recycling

Industrial and commercial scrap metal recycling in Chicago is an important part of environmental stewardship. There are many benefits of scrap metal recycling. Depending on your needs, the process can be done in a variety of ways. Greenway Metal Recycling specializes...

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Can You Recycle Rusted Metal?

Can You Recycle Rusted Metal?

Most companies that recycle metal know that you can recycle stainless steel, copper wire, aluminum cans, metal pipes, or other common types of metal. But what about common metals that have rust? The good news is that you can recycle rusted items. And just like other...

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Scrap Metal Yards in Chicago: Why Greenway is the Best

Scrap Metal Yards in Chicago: Why Greenway is the Best

You can be sure to easily find a scrap metal recycling yard in the great city of Chicago! That is because the city of Chicago and the surrounding areas are great recyclers. Many people in our state like to recycle because it matches our core value of caring for the...

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