URSI Solid 304 Prepared at 42 Cents Per LB

October 18 2012 –  Solid 304 Prepared at $.42 per pound is shown in prices from URSI

Steel USD per 100 LB
P&S 5′ and under $12.25
P&S Unprepared $10.75
#1 HMS $11.75
#1 HMS Unprepared/Cast $10.25
Torchable $9.25
Light Iron $9.75
Cars $9.75
Steel BX Wire $0.20
Stainless Steel USD per LB
Solid 304 Prepared $0.42
Unprepared Solid 304 $0.30
S/S Prepared 316 $0.65
S/S Unprepared 316 $0.50

In other news:

US H1 scrap average prices remain flat

The average prices of the US’s H1 scrap in Pittsburgh, Chicago and Philadelphia were at US$304.17/long ton on October 15th, 2012, remaining flat from a week ago.

Among them, the average H1 scrap prices in Pittsburgh were at US$299.5/long ton; that in Chicago was at US$309.5/long ton and that in Philadelphia was at US$303.5/long ton, all keeping unchanged from a week earlier.

In the given period of time, the average H1 scrap in New York, Boston, and Houston were at US$275.83/long ton, remaining flat from the previous week.

Source: Yieh

MN Recycled Metal Prices Show Stainless at 50 Cents Per LB

October 17 2012 – Stainless Steel at $.50 per pound shown in prices from Metro Metals Recycling

Copper

Price – per lb unless noted

Bare Bright

$3.30

#1 Copper

$3.20

#2 Copper

$3.00

#1 Ins Wire 75%

$2.00

#1 Ins Romex 65%

$1.63

#2 Ins Wire 50%

$1.18

Drop Cord

$0.70

Red Brass

$2.25

Yellow Brass

$1.95

Brass Rads

$1.90

Dirty Brass Rads

$1.45

Aluminum

Alum Cans

$0.60

Old Cast

$0.52

Old Sheet

$0.51

Extrusion

$0.67

Painted Siding

$0.55

Alum Copper Rads

$1.45

Irony Alum Copper Rads

$1.20

Stainless

Stainless Steel (18-8)

$0.50

Lead

Mixed Lead

$0.39

Lead Wheel Weights

$0.34

Range Lead

$0.20

Auto Batteries

$0.31

Ferrous

Prepared

$175/Ton

Unprepared

$160/Ton

Sheet Iron

$160/Ton

#1 Auto Cast

$210/Ton

#2 Cast

$140/Ton

Miscellaneous

Electric Motors

$0.20

Zinc Die Cast

$0.25

Die Cast Breakage

$0.10

Transformers

$0.25

Non-PCB Ballast

$0.10

Sealed Units

$0.10

Stainless Steel Clean Starting at 48 Cents Per LB in CO

October 16 2012 – Stainless Steel Clean at $.48 per <100 pounds shown in prices from Golden Recycling

Commodity Price Per Pound < 100 lbs Price Per Pound 100-500 lbs Price Per Pound >500 lbs
Lead Wheel Weights $0.4 $0.42 $0.43
Aluminum Sheet Clean – no steel or tin $0.54 $0.57 $0.59
Aluminum Sheet Dirty – steel or tin attached $0.53 $0.56 $0.58
Aluminum Extrusion Clean – no steel $0.63 $0.67 $0.7
Aluminum Extrusion Dirty – steel attached $0.58 $0.6 $0.61
Aluminum Radiators Clean – no steel $0.47 $0.5 $0.52
Aluminum Radiators Dirty – steel attached $0.34 $0.36 $0.37
Aluminum wheel rim with no tire – Per pound price for the $0.62 $0.65 $0.68
Aluminum Cans – dry, crushed or uncrushed $0.54 $0.57 $0.59
Aluminum Breakage High – mixed aluminum with no steel $0.19 $0.2 $0.21
Aluminum Breakage Low – mixed aluminum with steel mixed in $0.11 $0.12 $0.12
Cast Aluminum Clean – no steel attached $0.47 $0.5 $0.52
Batteries – Car or truck or similar batteries $0.17 $0.18 $0.18
Lead – Solid Lead $0.48 $0.51 $0.52
Brass Clean – no steel or corrosion $1.82 $1.93 $1.97
Brass Dirty – steel or tin attached $1.23 $1.3 $1.33
Copper Bright – 1/16 inch thick or more, bright and clean $3.12 $3.2 $3.27
Copper #1 – Solid copper with no brass or corrosion $2.99 $3.06 $3.13
Copper #2 – Copper with some brass or corrosion $2.83 $2.9 $2.96
Copper Sheet Clean – no other metals $2.83 $2.9 $2.96
Copper MCM Wire – at least 80% copper by weight $2.3 $2.38 $2.44
Copper Wire #1 75% – 1/16th thick or more that is at least 75% copper by weight $2.01 $2.12 $2.17
Copper Wire #2 55% – Less than 1/16th thick that is at least 55% copper by weight $1.39 $1.48 $1.51
Copper Wire #2 45% – Less than 1/16th thick that is at least 45% copper by weight $0.85 $0.9 $0.92
Copper Wire #2 25% – Less than 1/16th thick that is at least 25% copper by weight $0.42 $0.45 $0.46
Copper Radiators Clean – no steel $1.78 $1.82 $1.88
Copper Radiators Dirty – steel attached $1.34 $1.37 $1.42
Radiators made of both copper and aluminum but no steel or tin attached $1.39 $1.43 $1.48
Radiators made of both copper and aluminum with steel or tin attached $1.29 $1.32 $1.37
Copper Content – Metal items that are mostly copper $0.08 $0.08 $0.09
Condensors from refrigeration units with mostly copper content $0.17 $0.18 $0.18
Stainless Steel Clean $0.48 $0.51 $0.54
Stainless Steel Dirty – other metal attached $0.16 $0.18 $0.19
Aluminum Borings Clean $0.42 $0.45 $0.47
Aluminum Rim with the rubber tire on it (price per tire not per pound) $0.16 $0.17 $0.18
Copper Wire Romex $1.87 $1.98 $2.02
Electric Motors and Starters with nothing attached $0.27 $0.27 $0.27
Steel/Iron/Tin Minimum 100lbs $0.06 $0.06 $0.06
Aluminum Wire – no inslulation $0.43 $0.46 $0.47
Christmas Lights with bulbs $0.42 $0.45 $0.46
Zinc Clean – Aluminum cast clean with no steel or tin $0.2 $0.22 $0.22
Zinc Dirty – Aluminum cast dirty with steel or tin attached $0.12 $0.13 $0.13
Titanium Solid Pieces – no other metal or solder $0.98 $1.05 $1.12
Titanium Turnings or Shavings $0.78 $0.84 $0.9
Range Lead – Bullets that have been fired $0.35 $0.35 $0.35
Hard Drives without boards $0.24 $0.26 $0.28
Power Supplies with wire $0.24 $0.26 $0.28
Disk Drives (DVD/CD/Floppy) $0.12 $0.13 $0.14
Motherboards – Green no metal $2.22 $2.41 $2.59
Motherboards – Red/Blue/Yellow $0.84 $0.91 $0.98
Keyboards / Mice $0.02 $0.03 $0.03
AC Adapters $0.17 $0.18 $0.2
Computer Towers Complete $0.32 $0.32 $0.33
Laptop Computers Complete $0.72 $0.74 $0.76
Computer Towers – Incomplete $0.12 $0.15 $0.18
Brass or Nickel Shell Casings (Used or New Clean, Round Reloadable) $1.9 $2.23 $2.23
Brass .50 Cal or Atillery Brass $1.82 $1.9 $1.97