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104 Sterner Mill Road
Trevose, PA 19053
215-322-5151

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Category Archives: Scrap Recycling

State of the Scrap Industry – Part 2: The Balancing Act of a Global Economy

In this blog post we’re continuing our look at the overall scrap industry. In Part 1, we looked at the current discrepancy between supply and demand, and the drop in prices that has taken place as a result. In this … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Scrap Recycling

The other day we had a customer come in to drop off scrap. When we asked to see his ID he was offended, but we are required by state law to check it. This law hasn’t always been in place. … Continue reading

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The Importance of Decontaminating Scrap Metal

What we take in here at Kurtz Metals is scrap. But what we sell to our customers is a refined, raw material product. That’s not just a fancy change of words. One of the issues common with scrap metal is … Continue reading

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A Responsibility to the Community

It is our responsibility—and our pleasure—to give back to our local community. We have the distinct honor of being one of the few businesses that gets to make direct contributions to the economy. The beauty of scrap is that it’s … Continue reading

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Trust

Buying and selling scrap metal can be a tricky thing. If you call us in the morning and then call us in the afternoon, prices may have shifted. There are also lots of variables to consider. Is the copper you’re … Continue reading

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