For more than 20 years, CMC Recycling Augusta has provided top-level service to our customers who come to us to recycle their scrap metal. In addition to maintaining a clean facility and offering an efficient and convenient experience at our recycling yard, we provide transparency and easy access to our recycling information. This includes weight reports as well as scrap metal education for the various grades of metal so you can earn the most money for your scrap.
We serve Columbia, Richmond, Burke, Jefferson, and McDuffie counties in the state of Georgia. We serve Aiken, Edgefield, and Barnwell counties in the state of South Carolina. You will find our facility off Gordon Highway on Old Savannah Road, right across the railroad tracks.
We look forward to working with you and providing a solution for your scrap metal recycling needs!
1890 Old Savannah Rd.
Augusta, GA 30901
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Nonferrous Scrap Metal Prices (Per lb)
- No. 1 Copper 3.10/LB
- No. 2 Copper 2.90/LB
- LT Copper 2.25/LB
- Brass Radiators 1.65/LB
- Insulated CU Wire #1 65% 1.80/LB
- Insulated CU Wire #2 45% 0.90/LB
- Yellow Brass 1.95/LB
- Red Brass 2.15/LB
- Refinery Brass (>50%) call for pricing
- Irony Brass Radiators 1.00/LB
- Aluminum Cans 0.40/LB
- Sheet Aluminum 0.32/LB
- Cast Aluminum 0.30/LB
- PTD Aluminum Siding 0.32/LB
- Aluminum Clips (MLC) 0.35/LB
- 6061 Alum (no plate/sheet) 0.37/LB
- Clean Aluminum Wheels 0.65/LB
- Irony Aluminum (include attachments) call for pricing
- Aluminum Coolers 0.30/LB
- 304 Stainless Steel 0.30/LB
- Clean Lead 0.25/LB
- Lead Batteries - Automotive 0.02/LB
Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices
- #1 Prepared 8.00/CWT
- #1 Unprepared 6.00/CWT
- Cast Iron 3.25/CWT
- Shred/Tin 4.00/CWT
Please be aware that Georgia state law only allows cash payments for aluminum beverage cans. All other payments must be made by check. Our onsite payment process is simple – just visit our cashier’s office right outside the main office where your weight tickets and payment will be handled.
If you are selling HVAC equipment or catalytic convertors, you must have a contractor’s or business license in order for your material to be processed. The only exception is providing a receipt for new air conditioning units or catalytic convertors, proving that you replaced the old ones.
We Don't Accept
- Hazardous waste (including asbestos)
- Any CFCs
- Cylinders or other containers of compressed gas (including propane)
- Radioactive materials
- Mercury / mercury switches
- PCB containing materials such as capacitors or light ballasts
- Lead iron pipes
- Sealed containers
- Liquids of any type
- Flammable materials
- Trash, garbage, concrete and other non-recyclable items
- Broken, cracked, or leaking batteries
- Office machines and electronic equipment, such as fax machines, copiers, scanners, computers and monitors
- Materials with strong or objectionable odors
- Materials containing asbestos
"Great service and friendly as always. Definitely give them a try when you have items to recycle."