YORK1 Scrap Metal Recycling Drop-off

Our  facility is open early to accept small load drop-offs of unwanted scrap metal. We will weigh, sort, and recycle your scrap. Useful materials can be diverted from the landfill and converted into cash.

Location DETAILS

We make it easy for you to drop off your small loads of metal, don’t pay to dispose of your unwanted scrap. Our friendly staff will quickly help you through the process of weighing and grading your products. Turn your unwanted scrap metal into CASH with our scrap metal recycling.

  • Address

    284 Sherman Ave N,
    Hamilton, ON
    L8L 6N6

  • Phone

    (289) 639-9540

  • Services

    Scrap Metal Collection, Recycling and Purchase

  • Hours
Monday to Friday
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday

Here are some of the things we buy:

We purchase and process ferrous, non-ferrous, and precious metals. This means we can off-set demolition costs through asset recovery programs. Let us consult with you to identify and implement an effective program to remove and recycle your unwanted metal. We purchase a wide range of items, including appliances, steel, copper, wire, aluminum, brass, stainless steel, electronic scrap, dealer clips, heavy melt, busheling, plate, and structural materials. Please refer to the comprehensive list below:

Metal Shred

Shred - $

20 ft in length or shorter. 5 ft in width or less. 1⁄4 inch or less in thickness. Must not include any heavy pieces, sealed drums or pails, any gas tanks, batteries, tar, and any hazardous or explosive material.

Car Rotors

Car Rotors - $$

Clean drums and rotors must not contain steel parts including camshafts, valves, valve springs, and studs.

Aluminum Siding

Aluminum - $$$

There are various classifications of aluminum, depending on the quality and process. Pictured here is Aluminum Siding.


Copper - $$$$

The “gold” of the scrap commodities. This high valued commodity has a very high recovery properties.

Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel - $$

Stainless steels are most notable for their corrosion resistance, which increases with increasing chromium content.

Mixed Wire

Mixed Wire - $$$$

Values can go from 0.20 a pound to $2 a pound, depending on copper percentage. Many different shapes and sizes and various prices.

Large Tech Cable

Tech Cable - $$$

From various systems and applications.

Dealer Clips

Dealer Clips - $$

Mixed new and old obsolete clean black, galvanized and painted sheet steel scrap in 1⁄4 inch max thickness. May not include non-ferrous metal attachments, plastic, tar, wood, insulation, white goods, tin plated material, drums, pails or gas tanks.

Plate And Structural

Plate And Structural - $$

Alloy free carbon steel scrap a 1⁄4” and over in thickness. Must not contain pipe, alloy or high carbon steels bars, reinforcing bar, drill rod, alloy armour plate, and springs of any description. More $ for sizes 4’ or less.

Heavy Melt

Heavy Melt - $$

Alloy free carbon steel scrap a 1⁄4” and over in thickness. May also include flattened pipe of 4” diameter and over. Must not contain, cast and/or malleable iron, closed vessels, sheet scrap or light scrap, drill rod, chrome plated steel or any non ferrous bearing material. More $ for sizes 4’ or less.


Busheling - $$$

Consists of clean steel scrap, not exceeding 2 feet by 5 feet. Most materials are new factory sheet clippings, drops, stampings, etc.


Rebar - $

Rebar is a steel bar or mesh of steel wires used as a tension device in reinforced concrete and reinforced masonry structures to strengthen and aid the concrete under tension.

Acceptable Items

  • Metal Recycling

    We pay for scrap. and accept all steel. Daily price changes