Aluminium is one of the most widely used products in the world. It can be found in most places around the home and is used extensively in office, factory and commercial environments. At Southern Cross Metal Recyclers you can not only get great prices for your scrap aluminium but if you have a large quantity that you need to get recycled we can arrange for convenient and easy pick-up from your location.
If you deliver to us we will pay cash on the spot. At Scrap Metal Yard we make scrap recycling as simple as possible.
Please note: the Pricing Calculator is provided as a guide only. Due to market fluctuations please contact us so we can give you an accurate price, depending on the type and quantity of your commodity.
|Metal Type||Price Range||Weight
|Insulated Copper Wire - Medium Grade||1.50||1.70|
|Insulated Copper Wire - Low Grade||0.80||0.90|
|Brass - Clean||3.50||4.10|
|Brass - Contaminated||1.20||3.00|
|Lead - Clean||1.20||1.40|
|Steel – 1 Tonne Minimum||0.08||0.20|
|Radiator - Copper Rad Clean||3.00||3.60|
|Radiator - Contaminated||1.50||2.50|
|Copper - Mixed||4.50||6.20|
|Insulated Copper Wire - High Grade||2.00||3.50|
|Total Estimated Price||0||0|
Why Recycle Aluminium
Aluminium is one of the world most durable and sustainable metals. It is used in high tech applications such as aeronautical engineering through the humble can. Two-thirds of the aluminium ever produced is still in use today and making new aluminium cans from scrap aluminium sources can consume up to 95 percent less energy than mining new materials from the ground. More importantly up to 90% of the energy and carbon dioxide emissions can be saved by recycling scrap aluminium products.
You can find some great information on how aluminium is recycled here.