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CMC Recycling Tampa has been in operation at its current location since 1957. Over the decades, the greater Tampa community has come to us for their scrap metal recycling needs due in part to our our focus on exemplary customer service.

Customers visiting our yard will be welcomed by our friendly, knowledgeable staff who assist you with each step of the scrap recycling process. Our large, spacious and clean concrete facility ensure that you will have easy access to unload and process your scrap materials. You can feel confident you’re getting the best value for the material you bring in.

We’re well-equipped to meet the requirements of any customer. In addition to serving individual retail customers, we have flatbed and open-top container trucks and offer roll-off container services within a 75-mile radius. We’re ready to develop a custom, tailor-made solution to meet all your metals recycling needs!

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Nonferrous Scrap Metal Prices (per LB)

No. 1 Copper

$2.05/LB

No. 2 Copper

$1.90/LB

LT Copper

$1.70/LB

Insulated CU Wire #1 50%

$1.25/LB

Insulated CU Wire #2 40%

$0.65/LB

Red Brass

$1.38/LB

Yellow Brass

$1.28/LB

Refinery Brass (>50%)

$0.25/LB

Brass Radiators

$1.25/LB

Irony Brass Radiators

$0.25/LB

Aluminum Cans

$0.30/LB

Sheet Aluminum

$0.23/LB

Cast Aluminum

$0.18/LB

PTD Aluminum Siding

$0.27/LB

Aluminum Clips (MLC)

$0.28/LB

6061 Alum (no plate/sheet)

$0.28/LB

6063 Aluminum

$0.33/LB

Clean Aluminum Wheels

$0.33/LB

Irony Aluminum (include attachments)

$0.12/LB

Aluminum / Copper Reefers

$0.90/LB

Alum / Copper Reefers (w/FE)

$0.65/LB

Aluminum Coolers

$0.20/LB

304 Stainless Steel

$0.20/LB

Clean Lead

$0.30/LB

Lead Batteries - Automotive

$0.24/LB

Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices (per 100 LBs)

#1 Prepared

$5.00/CWT

#1 Unprepared

$3.25/CWT

#2 Prepared

$4.75/CWT

#2 Unprepared

$3.00/CWT

Shred/Tin

$3.00/CWT

Cast Iron

$5.00/CWT

Payment Guidelines

Payment by cash or check is quick and easy at the time of purchase for most items.  On items requiring proof of ownership, a check will be mailed within 24 hours to the address on your I.D.; we cannot mail to a P.O. Box.

Many scrap metal items we purchase are regulated by the State of Florida.  Proof of ownership is required for certain items, and you must by 18 years or older and have a valid driver’s license or state I.D. to sell scrap metal.

If you are a new customer or have any questions, please call and we will be glad to answer any questions you have.

What We Don't Accept

  • 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 machines and electronic equipment, such as fax machines, copiers, scanners, computers and monitors
  • Materials with strong or objectionable odors
  • Materials containing asbestos
  • Unidentifiable materials

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