What We Buy

What We Buy at Denton Scrap:

There are many different kinds of materials that are considered “Scrap.” To better help you decide what you bring to the yard, here is a general list of the items we buy as scrap. Below is a list of the items that we do not buy as well, for your convenience.  This is in no way a complete list, as that list would be miles long, but after reading, you should have  a pretty good idea of what we buy.  If you have something that is not mentioned below, contact our Buyer here, and they can answer any questions you might have.

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Ferrous Material:

  • Car Parts
    • Rotors
    • Drums
    • Suspension Components
    • Leaf Springs
    • Crossmembers
    • Frames
    • Body panels
    • Doors
    • Trunks
    • Hoods
    • Exhaust
    • Parts
  • Metal shelving
  • Racking materials
  • Metal studs
  • Steel furniture
  • Structural Steel
    • I-Beams
    • Studs
    • Sill plates
    • Posts
    • Pipe
    • Gas pipe
    • Drain pipes
  • Metal swing sets
  • Metal lawn furniture
  • Iron railings and hand rails
  • Steel roofing
  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • Motorcycles
  • Bikes
  • Trailers
  • Heavy Equipment
    • Note: All Vehicles and Trailers must have special documentation
  • Appliances
    • Refrigerators (with Freon removed)
    • Stoves
    • Microwaves
    • Ovens
    • Ranges
    • Sinks
    • Metal counters
    • Refrigerated cases
    • Dishwashers
  • Any materials of which the majority is metal or steel

To see the prices of our ferrous materials, click here!

Non-Ferrous Material:

  • Copper pipe
  • Copper Wiring
  • Brass
  • Bronze
  • A/C Coils
  • Heater Cores
  • Chiller Tubes
  • Lead Acid Batteries
  • Industrial Batteries
  • Lead
  • Wheel Weights
  • Range Lead
  • Lead coated Copper Light
  • Electric Motors
  • Sealed Units
  • Transformers (Oil removed and no PCBs)
  • Car Starters
  • Alternators
  • Generators
  • Zinc Die Cast
  • A/C Coil Ends
  • Brass Shavings (no oil)
  • Aluminum Shavings (no oil)
  • Aluminum Wheels
  • Aluminum Truck Wheels
  • Chrome Wheels
  • Copper Insulated Wire
  • Wire Harness
  • Steel BX Cable
  • Aluminum BX Cable
  • Heliax
  • Cat5
  • CATV
  • Aluminum Insulated Wire
  • URD Cable
  • LG Comm Cable
  • Lead Copper Cable
  • Sheet Aluminum
  • Cast Aluminum
  • Extruded Aluminum
  • Aluminum Clip
  • Litho Sheets
  • Used Beverage Cans
  • Stainless Steel
  • Stainless Steel Sinks
  • Computers, Laptops and Servers

To see our current non-ferrous price list, click here.

Items We Can NOT Accept**

Hazardous Waste Propane Tanks Live Ammunition Paint
Medical Waste Oxygen or Acetylene Tanks Mattresses Household, Commerical, or Industrial Chemicals
Radioactive Material PCB Material Tar Pots Acids
Combustible Materials Trash or Excess Glass Loose Tires Mercury
Freon Explosives Ink Liquid Filled Transformers
Steel Cable Asbestos Leaded Glass Televisions
Safes Wood Fuels Shopping Carts


Any Item of Which the Majority of Weight is Constituted of Glass, Plastic, or Non-Metals.

55 gallon drums must be open and clean

Larger tanks must be drained and dry with a 15” square cut open for inspection

Gas or Diesel tanks must be removed or split open and completely dry

Items We Can NOT Accept From Non-Government Entities**

The items listed below cannot be accepted from Non-Governmental Entities, public utility companies or contractors without proper written authorization. Written authorization must be on company/agency letterhead, indicating that the material is being released for recycling purposes.

Brass or Bronze Cemetery Ornaments Beer Kegs Aluminum Bleachers Street Signs
Light Poles Manhole Covers Aluminum Scaffolding Tree Grates
Railroad Material Cement Forms Traffic Signals Guard Rail


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