Here you can find the current scrap metal prices being paid by scrap yards in Colorado USA. In general, scrap metal prices differ based on material and your location. We provide a range of different scrap yards for  all of your different types of scrap metal across Colorado. We have the current scrap metal prices in Colorado and the USA. The most profitable and sought after scrap metals  you can sell for top scrap metal prices in Colorado include copper, brass, stainless steel, iron, lead,  scrap cars and even copper pipes. Recycling scrap metal through metal dealers in Colorado can be a very good way to make a some cash and the best way to ensure you are getting good top prices for your scrap metal in Colorado (per pound or lb) is to check listed scrap yards and metal dealers around Colorado on our website.

Scrap metal prices Colorado USA

Scrap Metal Prices vary from scrap yard to scrap yard in Colorado. Fact is that Colorado is a great city to find scrap yards that offer great scrap metal prices per Pound/ton. Many of Colorado's 8.5 million population have got lots of scrap metals lying around and could net you quite a bit of cash when selling it to a recycle or scrap yard in Colorado. Scrap cars, left over copper piping and wiring, soft drink cans, and even broken appliances such as cookers and washing machines are all considered scrap metal. Scrap metal prices offer by scrap yards in Colorado and the USA vary daily so before you head to your local scrap yard to sell your scrap metal it could be a good idea to check the scrap metal prices by giving them a call.

Types of Scrap Metal you can Sell For Top Prices per tonne/Pound in Colorado?

All kinds of scrap metal have a price and can be sold for good prices in Colorado although you should take note that most scrap yards in Colorado will not buy electrical equipment as scrap metal as the process of removing the scrap metal is not easy. The most common scrap metals that can be recycled for the best scrap metal prices in Colorado and are accepted at almost all scrap metal recyclers and scrap yards include:


Stainless Steel






Scrap Metal Prices Per Pound Colorado

It is good to know what prices per Pound a scrap yard or scrap metal recycle company in Colorado is paying before you visit one. Below is a rough guide as to what scrap metal prices you should be offered in Colorado.
Copper (clean) - $4.12 - $5.07
Aluminum - $0.19 - $1.01
Cans - $0.06 - $0.10
Clean Brass - $2.47 - $3.30
Lead - $0.57 - $0.91
Stainless Steel - $0.82 - $1.24
Steel Radiators - $1.24 - $2.88
Now that you understand the value of your scrap metal you should be able to figure out if the scrap metal prices localscrap yards in Colorado are offering are competitive or not

Scrap Metal Prices Colorado Scrap/Recycle Metal Info?

Recycled cans can go from your bin to another product in only 60 days? Recycling Scrap Metal helps us look after our environment by reducing the amount of raw materials being used.

All scrap yards in Colorado purchase non ferrous metals such as , copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc and more metals like these can be recycled time and time again and at the moment scrap yards in Colorado and throughout the USA are screaming out for all types of scrap metals and most are offering competitive scrap metal prices in Colorado. 

Below and on our homepage is a scrap metal prices guide on this you can view a rough value of scrap metal. Scrap yards in Colorado should offer prices similar to the ones displayed on the chart so you can still use the chart to get a rough idea of the true prices you should be offered for your scrap metals. 

 Scrap Metal Recycling Prices Colorado
There a wide range of benefits of recycling scrap metal in Colorado, not only can it make you some extra cash, it also massively helps us keep the planet clean. We do not need to scour our planet for more materials if we reuse them over and over again. Scrap metal can be reused hundreds of times, saving thousands of pounds worth of energy. Not only that, but Colorado scrap yards also help to ensure that all of our metal using industries have the materials to keep running, without allowing all of the valuable scrap metal pieces simply ending up in a landfill.

Types Of Scrap Metal You Can Sell For Top Prices Per Pound in Colorado

In Colorado and many other cities Scrap Metal is generally broken down into various different types of subdivisions, ferrous metals and non ferrous metals. There are other types of scrap metal that will usually be accepted by scrap yards in Colorado, these are detailed more thoroughly below: 

Types of machinery from industrial facilities.
Metallic waste produce from industrial facilities.
Non-functional motor vehicles including motorbikes, cars, vans, trucks and more.

Examples of ferrous scrap metals Colorado scrap yards will pay top prices for include various types of copper, lead, , iron, brass and steel. These types of metal are regularly located within ordinary Colorado household appliances and utensils. All in all you will find that recycling ferrous scrap will usually return substantially lower scrap metal prices than non ferrous scrap. Do not let this put you off recycling these types of metals because it is still possible to make a significant amount of money from it.

Examples of non ferrous scrap metals that Colorado Scrap Yards will be more than willing to buy include (these are the most popular forms) copper, , brass and more. 

Many people in Colorado are completely unaware of the widespread availability to scrap metal vendors who are exceptionally keen to purchase scrap metal every single day. While most Colorado scrap yards have specific standards for each individual type of scrap metal, if you meet these then it couldn't be easier to turn your materials into a great price using our scrap metal prices above. 

Some examples of the best metals to sell for top prices per tonne/Pound in Colorado include ; a number of different types of cabling, radiators, wheels, extrusion, sheets, castings and more. Similarly for copper there is cabling, coils, wires and a variety of different types of alloys too.

As you can see, determining the type of scrap that you possess can be a convoluted matter that is off putting for the majority of people. However, once you get past this step it is possible to make a lot of money by taking each piece to a scrap metal yard in Colorado.

Scrap Metal Prices Colorado

You should remember you can find a range of different forms of scrap metal within many pieces of electronic equipment and the fact that many scrap yards will not accept this type of metal.

Below is a general guide that illustrates typical scrap metal prices you will find for various different materials in Colorado. The prices listed below vary because scrap yards generally vary by area and obviously the quality of the metal affects the price too.

Metal Type Scrap Metal Prices Colorado
Copper$2.45 to $3.67 per Kilo
Mixed Copper$3.06 to $4.28 per Kilo
Copper Wire$0.92 to $1.15 per Kilo
Aluminium$0.12 to $0.92 per Kilo
Aluminium Cans$0.06 to $0.12 each
Clean Brass$0.93 to $1.56 per Kilo
Mixed Brass$1.56 to $2.80 per Kilo
Stainless Steel$0.46 to $1.24 per Kilo
Iron$0.05 to $0.10 per Kilo
Titanium$1.74 to $2.49 per Kilo
Gold$9.96 to $31.12 per Gram
Silver$0.16 to $0.32 per Gram
Platinum$18.67 to $31.12 per Gram
Lead$0.55 to $1.24 per Kilo
Car Battery$3.11 to $6.22 each
Truck Battery$4.59 to $9.34 each
Clean Radiator$1.87 to $2.49 per Kilo
Mixed Radiator$0.93 to $1.56 per Kilo
Here is a list of local scrap yards in Colorado, call any of them to request their latest scrap metal buying prices

Can Land Recycling
6141 N. Federal Blvd.
Denver, Colorado 80221
Phone: (303) 426-4141

Action Recycling Corp.
7610 W 42nd Ave.
Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033
Phone: 303-424-1600

Rocky Mountain Recycling
6510 Brighton Blvd.
Commerce City, Colorado 80022
Phone: 303-288-6868

Benson & Benson Metals
6885 Lowell Blvd
Denver, Colorado 80221
Phone: (720) 336-7499

C & M Iron & Metal Co. Inc.
2390 W Hampden Ave.
Englewood, Colorado 80110
Phone: 303-781-6779

Andersens Sales & Salvage Inc.
1490 E 8th St.
Greeley, Colorado 80631
Phone: 970-352-7797

Colorado Iron & Metal Inc.
903 Buckingham St.
Fort Collins, Colorado 80524
Phone: 970-482-7707

Aragon Iron & Metal Corp.
516 N US Highway 287
Fort Collins, Colorado 80524
Phone: 970-484-2577

All-Aluminum & Metals Recycling Inc.
412 E Cheyenne Rd.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80905
Phone: 719-635-4556

Western Scrap Processing Co. Inc.
3315 Drennan Industrial Loop S
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80910
Phone: 719-390-7986

American Iron & Metal
3390 Drennan Industrial Loop S
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80910
Phone: 719-390-4766

Canman Recycling
614 Stanfield Ave
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003
Phone: (307)635-5891

Ruben’s Metals
2524 E 7th St
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001
Phone: (307) 635-1820

Wyoming Salvage
2222 Snyder Ave
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003
Phone: (307)632-6833

Atlas Metal & Iron Corp.
1100 Umatilla St.
Denver, Colorado 80204
Phone: 303-825-7166

Metal Movers
4920 Washington S
Denver, Colorado 80216
Phone: (303) 297-1818

Iron & Metals Inc.
5555 Franklin St.
Denver, Colorado 80216
Phone: 303-292-5555

All Recycling
1775 W Wesley Ave.
Englewood, Colorado 80110
Phone: 303-922-7722