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CMC Recycling in Waco is a full-service scrap metal recycling business, committed to a personalized experience to meet your unique needs and friendly customer service you can rely on. We serve Waco along with McLennan, Limestone, Navarro, Hill, Bosque, Coryell, Bell, and Falls Counties.

We welcome industrial, small business and individual customers to our location, ready to serve your business with competitive pricing and market knowledge. You’ll receive local, personal service supported by a legacy of over 100 years in the recycling business. Easy access in and out of our fully-paved and clean yard along with the expertise of our courteous and knowledgeable team will make your experience a positive one!

As your trusted metals recycling partner, CMC Recycling is here to help you make a difference in our community through your recycling efforts.

We’re located near McLane Stadium on East League Street, and look forward to seeing you soon!

Current Pricing

Last updated: 12/2/2020 9:43:50 AM

Nonferrous Scrap Metal Prices (per LB)

No. 1 Copper


No. 2 Copper


LT Copper


Insulated CU Wire #1 50%


Insulated CU Wire #2 40%


Red Brass


Yellow Brass


Refinery Brass (>50%)


Brass Radiators


Irony Brass Radiators


Aluminum Cans


Sheet Aluminum


Cast Aluminum


PTD Aluminum Siding


Aluminum Clips (MLC)


6061 Alum (no plate/sheet)


6063 Aluminum


Clean Aluminum Wheels


Irony Aluminum (include attachments)


Aluminum / Copper Reefers


Alum / Copper Reefers (w/FE)


Aluminum Coolers


304 Stainless Steel


Clean Lead


Lead Batteries - Automotive


Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices (per 100 LBs)

#1 Prepared


#1 Unprepared


#2 Prepared


#2 Unprepared




Cast Iron


Payment Guidelines

Customers will be paid after their material is weighed. You will need to show a valid driver’s license or state-issued ID. To receive payment by cash, you must have a valid Cash Transaction Card; otherwise payment will be made by check. Our office can help you apply for a Cash Transaction Card for future payments.

Please feel free to call ahead of your visit with any questions.

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

"Scales are correct, people are great and helpful, quick in and out no lines at the scale, driving area in yard are clean no flat tires, no place better in Waco."

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