Illinois Scrap Metal Prices

Current Scrap Metal Prices in the Illinois, USA area

October 1, 2012

Scrap metal prices are in USD per pound unless otherwise noted
Prices are subject to change without notice.


#1 Copper $2.20 Scrap Iron $115 per ton
#2 Copper $2.05 Aluminum Wheel $.55 Clean/$.45 Dirty
#1 Ins. Copper $1.15 Aluminum Extrusions $.50 Oversized $.30
#2 Ins. Copper $0.60 Aluminum Cans $.45
#3 Ins. Copper $0.20 Aluminum Wire $.35 Clean/$.20 Insulated
Sheet Copper $1.95 Alum/Copper Radiators $1.00 Clean
Red Brass $1.50 Alum/Copper Radiators $0.90 Dirty
Yellow Brass $1.40 Aluminum Clips $0.45
Clean Brass Rads $1.35 Aluminum Painted $0.45 Oversized $.30
Dirty Brass Rads $1.00 Aluminum Painted Ext. $0.45 Oversized $.30
Hard Brass $1.50 Aluminum Bumpers $0.30
Brass Shells $1.40 Aluminum Cast $0.40
Engraver Brass $1.50 Aluminum Scrap $0.35 Oversized $.20
Batteries $0.14 Aluminum Breakage $0.10
Zink-Diecast Scrap $0.20 Clean Alum. Rads $0.35
Stainless Steel $0.40 Dirty Alum. Rads $0.20
Titanium $0.50 Alternators $0.25
Stainless 304 $0.35 Starters $0.25
Stainless 316 $0.50 Sealed Unit Compressors $0.10
Stainless Breakage $0.10 Wheel Weights $0.20
Stainless Steel Clip $0.45 Lead $0.35
Motors $0.20 Transmissions $0.10

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