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Selling to CMC

Your scrap metals — Let’s make a deal

CMC Recycling's international network of over 60 facilities and sales offices gives you immediate access to global markets and pricing for your recycled metals. We continuously build and maintain long-term relationships with our supplier partners and have the resources to meet all your metals recycling needs. Our long-standing commitment to competitive pricing, accurate scale weights, efficient receiving practices and timely payments make CMC the recycling partner of choice.

We routinely purchase the following scrap metal products

  • Heavy melt (HMS)
  • Shredder material (obsolete scrap)
  • Busheling
  • Bundles
  • Plate and structural
  • Turnings
  • Cast iron appliances
  • Tin
  • Car bodies
  • Sheet aluminum
  • Cast aluminum
  • Aluminum beverage cans
  • Aluminum turnings
  • Irony aluminum
  • Segregated aluminum alloys (1100, 5000, 3000, 2000, and 7000 series)
  • Extrusions
  • Bare bright copper
  • #1 Copper
  • #2 Copper
  • Lite copper
  • Insulated copper wire
  • Lead copper wire
  • Clean die cast
  • Irony die cast
  • Yellow brass
  • Red brass
  • Brass shavings
  • Plumber’s brass
  • Other brass alloys
Stainless steel/nickel alloys
  • 304 (18-8) Stainless
  • 316 Stainless
  • Stainless turnings
  • Irony stainless
  • High temp alloys
  • Nickel alloys
  • Soft lead
  • Batteries
  • Babbitt

Items we will purchase with certification

  • Transformers – must be accompanied by the Transformer Certificate and approved by Branch Manager
  • Tanks or vessels – must be prepped for inspection to verify a contaminate-free vessel
  • Drums – DCON certificates must be on file and approved by Branch Manager

Products and items that do not meet our strict guidelines

We cannot accept the following items and encourage alternative recycling options or proper disposal:

  • Hazardous waste (including asbestos)
  • PCB/Transformers/Capacitors
  • Any CFCs
  • Ballasts
  • Cylinders or other containers of compressed gas (including propane)
  • NiCad batteries
  • Radioactive materials
  • Mercury / mercury switches
  • PCB containing materials such as capacitors or light ballasts
  • Lead iron pipes
  • Sealed containers
  • Liquids of any type
  • Radioactive materials
  • Flammable materials
  • Trash, garbage, concrete and other non-recyclable items
  • Broken, cracked or leaking batteries
  • Office and home electronics, machines and equipment
  • Materials with strong or objectionable odors
  • Materials containing asbestos
  • Unidentifiable materials

Visit CMC Recycling’s website to find your nearest location, see current pricing and learn more.





CMC buys from and provides scrap management services for all types of companies that produce, collect, or sell scrap metal. Our dedicated team of professionals will assist you in analyzing your unique scrap requirements and work with you to design, implement and manage a custom solution to maximize the value for your specific scrap metal recovery needs.

We service the following industries and markets

  • Industrial manufacturers
  • Scrap dealers and brokers
  • Auto wreckers
  • Demolition and dismantling contractors
  • Commercial contractors
  • Individuals

When it comes to your scrap metal, you don’t have to settle

CMC provides services to help maximize the value of your scrap metals. With almost 100 years of experience, we’ve built a reputation as the preferred scrap company in the U.S. by providing our customers a vast array of value-added services at our locations throughout the U.S.

  • Scrap management services
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Mobile shearing and processing
  • On-site sorting
  • On-site container and roll-off services
  • Mobile automobile crushing

We provide scrap management services for manufacturing companies that produce scrap metal as a byproduct of their operations. Our team of professionals will analyze your unique scrap requirements and work with you to design, implement, and manage a custom solution to maximize the value for your scrap metal investment recovery needs. Learn more about our services for industrial manufacturers.
Learn more about our scrap management services for industrial manufacturers.

  • Scrap value analysis
  • Roll off and container services
  • Timely pickup
  • Customized electronic reporting

Contact us to schedule an analysis of your scrap metal investment recovery program.

Phone: 214.589.2776

CMC Recycling's team of experienced scrap professionals have worked with scrap dealers across the globe to develop solutions for your individual business challenges. Our consistent competitive pricing, creditworthiness, timely payments and long-term relationships are proof that we provide a value solution for all your scrap needs.
CMC mills routinely use scrap and have an ongoing need for crushed automobile feedstock across our scrap processing network. We operate several high capacity shredders in the U.S. located in:
  • Dallas, TX
  • Seguin, TX
  • Corpus Christi, TX
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Lexington, SC
  • Spartanburg, SC
  • Jacksonville, FL (2 shredders)
CMC operates and manages one of the nation’s largest private trucking and rail fleets to provide our customers with customized solutions for transportation and logistics needs. Our fleet provides national coverage ensuring your scrap will be picked up and delivered in a timely manner. CMC expertly leverages its global market network to consistently offer competitive prices to our auto salvage partners.
CMC Recycling's dedicated, experienced team will determine the best products and services for the efficient removal of scrap metal from your demolition project. Then we’ll assist in getting the best value for your scrap metals.
  • Mobile shearing and processing
  • On-site sorting
  • Roll-off and container services
  • Logistics

Whether you are an electrician, plumber, home builder, auto repair company, large corporation or a family-owned business, we tailor our recycling services to meet the needs of all commercial contractors. Boost your bottom line by turning your metal scrap waste products into cash at one of CMC Recycling's conveniently located recycling centers. With regular operating hours Monday through Friday, with most locations available on Saturday, we will purchase the following type of scrap metals:

  • Steel
  • Stainless steel
  • Copper
  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Lead
  • Tin
  • Zinc

Whether you have aluminum cans or old appliances, CMC Recycling takes obsolete household scrap metal from individuals looking to recycle. Visit our clean, safe, modern facilities where our courteous staff will promptly weigh and compensate you fairly for your recycled metals. Our Recycling Express process ensures you will be in and out and on your way quickly. We operate convenient hours of operation Monday through Friday, as well as Saturday at most locations, to accommodate your schedule. Visit CMC Recycling’s website to find your nearest location, see current pricing and learn more.

Our Preferred Customer Program, designed specifically for frequent loyal customers, provides additional benefits to you. Ask your account representative, or location scale operator or cashier about our various loyalty programs to take advantage of the special benefits:

  • Preferred pricing on both ferrous and non-ferrous recyclables
  • Advance notice of special customer events
  • Scheduled promotions and prize drawings
The Preferred Customer Program is not offered at all locations. Please contact your local branch for details and availability.

To learn more about selling to CMC, contact us today.

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