CMC Recycling in Charlotte, North Carolina is your reliable solution for scrap metal recycling, serving the Charlotte metropolitan area for more than 80 years.
Strategically located just outside of downtown Charlotte, our fully-paved and clean yard is fully equipped to meet all your scrap metal recycling needs. We strive to make your experience with us efficient, safe and prompt. Our dedicated scrap metal experts provide solutions for your unique recycling needs. We offer service to individuals, small businesses and industrial-sized accounts, combining great customer service and pricing, along with certified weight scales and an easy payment process.
As a member of the Recycling Association of North Carolina (RANC), we are committed to recycling to improve the communities in which we live and work. Visit us today to learn how you can contribute to recycling as well as earn extra cash for your scrap.
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Nonferrous Scrap Metal Prices (per LB)
No. 1 Copper
No. 2 Copper
Insulated CU Wire #1 50%
Insulated CU Wire #2 40%
Refinery Brass (>50%)
Irony Brass Radiators
PTD Aluminum Siding
Aluminum Clips (MLC)
6061 Alum (no plate/sheet)
Clean Aluminum Wheels
Irony Aluminum (include attachments)
Aluminum / Copper Reefers
Alum / Copper Reefers (w/FE)
304 Stainless Steel
Lead Batteries - Automotive
Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices (per 100 LBs)
North Carolina state law requires a government issued ID or driver’s license in order to sell scrap metal. Payment will be given in the form of check or cash using our on-site ATM unless the amount exceeds the maximum limit. Please also note that state law requires you to provide a current HVAC license to recycling HVAC-related scrap.