Maximizing the Value of Scrap Metal for Recycling: 3 Copper Cleaning Tips to Follow
Australians are not the best at recycling metal. Of the 48 million tonnes of metal waste produced between 2006 and 2007, only 52% was recycled. By recycling metal, you can not only help save the environment by reusing valuable resources, but you can also recoup some of the expenses that went into purchasing the metal in the first place. When recycling scrap metal, you can easily maximize the value of the copper by cleaning it before taking it to the scrap yard.