Acceptable Materials


Marietta Recycling recycles all types of metallic scrap. Even though we recycle a wide array of scrap metal, we are careful not to recycle anything that may be a hazard to people or the environment. The benefits of recycling are only good if it’s for the benefit of our society and environment. The following is a list of some but not all of the materials that we recycle. If you have any doubt if you’re particular item can be recycled or not, please call one of our friendly buyers.

Steel- (ferrous)

Plate steel, I-beams, angle iron, *machinery, **automobiles, car rims, ***refrigerators, washers, dryers, tubing, turnings, valves, pipe, cast iron, siding or sheet, old tools, *lawnmowers.

* Fluids must be drained before we can purchase.
** Fuel tank must be drained and hole in bottom of it, battery removed, Freon drained properly.
*** Freon must be properly drained before we can purchase.

Copper, Brass, Aluminum etc- (nonferrous)

Aluminum, Copper, Brass, *window frames, electric motors, **aluminum auto radiators, **brass auto radiators, air conditioning coils, alternators, starters, batteries, soft lead, aluminum turnings, stainless steel, nickel alloys, titanium, tungsten carbide, painted aluminum, sheet aluminum.

* Glass must be removed before we can purchase.
** Fluids must be drained before we can purchase.